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Keith Vaz MP criticises PM speech

04/15/2011

David Camerons speech on immigration said that discomfort and disjointedness has been created by communities that can't speak English

Vaz disagrees- it is a positive in Leicester

New Hindu temple on Gipsy Lane

10/10/2011

Brought the hindu community together in Belgrave area
"Nice to see so much culture" - Hindu opinion

Removal of Belgrave flyover

10/18/2011

Removal of flyover +ve because ethnic minority feel...
Physical barrier between city centre..losing trade.

Belgrave road- little India?

12/20/2011

Economic potential- tourist attraction, enhancing culture

Ugandan memories remembered

03/09/2012

Adam Wakelin, Mercury Reporter- interested in the arrival of the Ugandan Asians in Leicester

City thanks Ugandan Asians

09/08/2012

Recognising the social economic and cultural benefits the refugees’ arrival has had

proposed by councillor Sundip Meghani
"There are many Ugandan Asians like me who now consider themselves as British as anyone and they have worked hard to develop successful businesses to add to this city"

40th Anniversary of Ugandan Exodus

09/10/2012

New Walk Museum and Art Gallery is running the From Kampala to Leicester exhibition

Fascinating part of Leicester’s history. An exciting opportunity to learn more about the exodus of Ugandan Asians.

Curry Capital of Britain

09/20/2012

Golden Mile- in Belgrave Road, famous for Asian food and drink- and the unique influence of vegetarian Gujarati cuisine.

True representation of the diverse mix of ethnicities and Asian regional influences in the city

Festival celebrates food

09/22/2012

A festival celebrating the dazzling array of tasty food and drink produced in the county

From pork pie-making workshops and brewery tours to gourmet evenings and curry nights, the festival will showcase the best the county has to offer

Festival funding

11/02/2012

Plans to scrap funding for celbrations
Wanted to half £20,000 grant from Leicestershire council
Insult to Hindus

Diversity shown in pictures

11/15/2012

40th Anniversary of Asians moving to leicester
Shop window displays
Notions of Britishness

Diwali

11/15/2012

Largest celebrations outside of India
30,000 pack the golden mile

"Frightening Leicester"

11/20/2012

Clarissa Dickson-Wright
"Ghetto"
"Most frightening experiences of her life"
Backlash- multicultural or unfortunate monocultural truth?

Trees + Shops to replace flyover

03/06/2013

The creation of a tree-lined walk and a new area of shops at the foot of the Golden Mile to replace flyover

“Manjula Sood, Belgrave ward councillor, welcomed the news. She said: “The majority of people would like to see the flyover go.”

No of articles per month

35 (10/11)

10/01/2011

9 (11/11)

11/01/2011

3 (12/11)

12/01/2011

14 (01/12)

01/01/2012

9 (02/12)

02/01/2012

16 (03/12)

03/01/2012

12 (04/12)

04/01/2012

7 (05/12)

05/01/2012

9 (06/12)

06/01/2012

9 (07/12)

07/01/2012

6 (08/12)

08/01/2012

18 (09/12)

09/01/2012

8 (10/12)

10/01/2012

40 (11/12)

11/01/2012

6 (12/12)

12/01/2012

1 (01/13)

01/01/2013

13 (02/13)

02/01/2013

6 (03/13)

03/01/2013