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Student Life at Leicester

Whatever your sport, whatever your level, you'll find something at Leicester

Our state-of-the-art facilities and extensive range of sport societies will be a highlight of your time at university.

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The determinants and consequences of financial fragility in low income countries

Findings of ESRC-DFID funded Leicester/Aston project presented at conference.

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Explore our great city

Officially the UK's 'Greatest Sporting City'

ESPN ranked Leicester number one in their 2016 chart of the country's Greatest Sporting Cities.

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Abbey Park Bonfire & Firework Display

5 November 2016


Leicester’s biggest bonfire and firework display, the city’s official celebration features live entertainment and a spectacular fire show by Flame Oz.

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