Centre for Urban History at Leicester

Established in 1985, the Centre for Urban History (CUH) is a specialist research centre of international academic excellence which attracts MA and PhD students from around the world. The Centre maintains active links with academics and research institutions across the globe.

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Leicester could be a ‘champion of globalisation’ thanks to Premier League success

Leicester could be a ‘champion of globalisation’ thanks to Premier League success

Posted by pt91 at May 17, 2016 04:33 PM |

City now has unique brand that appeals worldwide, according to urban history researcher

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Leicestershire & Rutland remember WW1

Leicestershire & Rutland remember WW1

Posted by ap507 at Dec 08, 2014 11:35 AM |

Over 2 hours of audio recorded with people who lived through the First World War made available by East Midlands Oral History Archive

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Oral history project to bring the voices of Leicestershire First World War veterans to life

Oral history project to bring the voices of Leicestershire First World War veterans to life

Posted by ap507 at Nov 06, 2014 01:55 PM |

East Midlands Oral History Archive teams up with playwright Andy Reeves for play informed by those who lived through the war

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Urban History, published by Cambridge Journals, is edited from the Centre for Urban History

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Celebrate the diverse range of history being studied in the School along with tea and homemade cake!