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Bollywood movie featuring University of Leicester released this week

Bollywood movie featuring University of Leicester released this week

Posted by er134 at Jun 05, 2013 04:10 PM |

Staff, students and campus star in 'YPD2', released on Friday 7 June

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Manufacturing Pasts: Leicester’s 20th Century Transformation

Posted by pt91 at May 01, 2013 10:50 PM |

A heritage project chronicling Leicester’s post-war industrial boom has been launched online by the University

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Love and turmoil in Jamaica: Local author in reading of new novel

Love and turmoil in Jamaica: Local author in reading of new novel

Posted by er134 at Apr 12, 2013 11:50 AM |

University of Leicester to host acclaimed Leicester author Kerry Young in reading on Monday 22 April

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From book to screen: University of Leicester Library stars in short film

From book to screen: University of Leicester Library stars in short film

Posted by er134 at Apr 11, 2013 03:25 PM |

The University’s David Wilson Library provides the backdrop to a Shakespeare-inspired short film

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Bollywood film trailer now out

Bollywood film trailer now out

Posted by pt91 at Apr 11, 2013 11:55 AM |

You can now watch the trailer for a Bollywood film shot on campus

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From the Special Collections: London Street Life 1600-1945

From the Special Collections: London Street Life 1600-1945

Posted by uatemp13 at Jan 23, 2013 02:55 PM |

Visit our exhibition illustrating life in the capital from the 17th century to the 20th

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David Wilson Library due to appear on BBC Two

Posted by hct16 at Jan 11, 2013 02:44 PM |

The film Oranges and Sunshine, part of which was filmed in University of Leicester's David Wilson Library, will be aired on the BBC this weekend.

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From the Special Collections: Adrian Mole 30 years on

From the Special Collections: Adrian Mole 30 years on

Posted by pt91 at Oct 25, 2012 10:38 AM |

The University Library's latest exibition is dedicated to Sue Townsend - the author of the famous Adrian Mole books

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Quidditch, Engelbert and gardening

Quidditch, Engelbert and gardening

Posted by pt91 at Jul 09, 2012 12:35 PM |

A round-up of this week’s University news stories

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At last, a ‘University Chair’ you can actually sit on

At last, a ‘University Chair’ you can actually sit on

Posted by mjs76 at Jul 06, 2012 12:11 PM |

The Engelbert Humperdinck Chair: not an endowed Professorship but an actual piece of furniture.

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University wins Outstanding Library Team Award

University wins Outstanding Library Team Award

Posted by mc234 at Jun 22, 2012 10:55 AM |

The University’s library team has been named as Outstanding Library Team of the Year in the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards.

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When Philip met Monica: English Professor delivers lecture on Larkin, Friday 11 May

When Philip met Monica: English Professor delivers lecture on Larkin, Friday 11 May

Posted by mjs76 at May 10, 2012 12:00 PM |

How the poet’s work reflected his relationship with his University of Leicester muse.

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Times Higher Awards: another three nominations for Leicester

Times Higher Awards: another three nominations for Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 19, 2012 09:50 AM |

Library, Finance and G-STEP all shortlisted for THELMAs.

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Caricature through the ages on display in Library

Caricature through the ages on display in Library

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 18, 2012 04:50 PM |

The latest exhibition in our David Wilson Library draws on the Special Collections to examine the history of caricatures.

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Postgraduate playwright becomes published poet

Postgraduate playwright becomes published poet

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 07, 2012 04:20 PM |

History student’s first volume of verse expands his writing credentials.

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Golden age of children’s book illustration on display

Golden age of children’s book illustration on display

Posted by mjs76 at Jan 27, 2012 11:15 AM |

The current exhibition in the David Wilson Library celebrates the work of three great Victorian illustrators, best known for their work in children’s picture books.

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County's Roll of Honour available to view on 11 November

County's Roll of Honour available to view on 11 November

Posted by mjs76 at Nov 08, 2011 01:45 PM |

Remembering those from Leicestershire who gave their lives in the Great War.

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Podium renovation results in 'allot' of good work

Podium renovation results in 'allot' of good work

Posted by pt91 at Jul 29, 2011 12:20 PM |

You might have thought it was all going into a skip, but in fact the waste materials from the work on the David Wilson Library podium are benefitting community groups in the city.

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Library facility honours late Pro-Chancellor

Library facility honours late Pro-Chancellor

Posted by mjs76 at May 25, 2011 05:05 PM |

Postgraduate zone renamed as Nicholas Corah Graduate School Reading Room.

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See the David Wilson Library on the big screen

See the David Wilson Library on the big screen

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 14, 2011 12:37 PM |

Oranges and Sunshine: new film partially shot at University of Leicester.

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