Podcast brings East Midlanders’ memories of last century’s coronations to life
East Midlanders talking about their experiences of last century’s royal coronations feature in a new podcast from the University of Leicester.
Academics pipe up with a new interpretation of history
The historic misuse of the humble smoker’s pipe has led to two University of Leicester academics’ realisation that we might be missing a trick...
86-year-old PhD graduate amongst University of Leicester’s Class of 2023
An 86-year-old was amongst the thousands of students who graduated from the University of Leicester last week.
University of Leicester marks Holocaust Memorial Day
The University of Leicester will mark Holocaust Memorial Day on Friday, 27 January with a number of events organised by the Stanley Burton Centre...
National Trust and University of Leicester launch pioneering film to explore fascinating stories of disability from the Trust’s sites and collections for the first time
Everywhere and Nowhere is a collaboration between the National Trust and the University of Leicester’s Research Centre for Museums and...
Hidden inscriptions hint at mystery medieval woman’s identity
Drawings and the name ‘Eadburg’ found scratched into early medieval manuscript by University of Leicester PhD student.
University’s Centre for Regional and Local History launches new research spaces
University of Leicester’s Centre for English Local History will relaunch as the Centre for Regional and Local History from Wednesday (5 October).
UN space threats group to hear from University of Leicester expert
The United Nations is to hear from a University of Leicester expert on space politics on how to regulate military activity in space.
University holds series of public events to mark Leicester’s migration history
The University of Leicester is working in conjunction with partners to hold five public events on the recent history of migration to the city.
Professor Clare Anderson appointed as trustee of Royal Museums Greenwich
The University of Leicester’s Professor Clare Anderson has been appointed by the Prime Minister as one of six new Trustees of the Royal Museums...