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Student Life at Leicester

We invest £6 million in our Library each year

This means there are long opening hours, a wealth of books and online resources, as well as group study rooms and hundreds of PCs.

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Archaeologist receives Philip Leverhulme Prize for project on Scottish island

Dr Oliver Harris' award is second in two years for the School of Archaeology and Ancient History.

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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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The Men Who Marched Away

28 October 2016


Created to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Great War, acclaimed musicians Chris Green and Sophie Matthews use music and song to tell the story of ‘The War to End All Wars’.

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