Tag: Leicester Events

Statue of Leicester suffragette Alice Hawkins unveiled

A 7-foot, bronze statue has been unveiled in Leicester’s New Market Square of Suffragette Alice Hawkins, making her the first ever named woman to be recognised with a statue in the county. By Renuka Odedra A celebratory event took place...

/ 5th February 2018

Remembrance Day 2014

This year’s Remembrance Day is a particularly important one as it marks the centenary of the beginning of World War 1 in 1914. With this in mind, the nation is going all out to mark the date vividly in people’s...

/ 9th November 2014