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GEORGE’S MARVELLOUS MEDICINE – GENERAL HOSPITAL, LEICESTER

Please see their online calendar for further details: https://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk/aboutus/our-news/marvellous-medicine/ January 2020 Title:  Congenital heart problems; not as rare as you think, and they matter Date:  Thursday 23 January – 6pm to 7:30pm Speaker:  Dr Frances Bu’Lock, Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist Venue: Lecture Theatre, Clinical Education Centre, Leicester General Hospital February 2020 Title:  Living with Fibroids Date:  Thursday 20 February – 6pm to 7:30pm Speaker: Dr Neelam ... Read More »

General Election 2019 – Leicester East

GENERAL ELECTION – 12THDECEMBER 2019 – Leicester East   MPs have responsibility to three main groups: their constituents, Parliament and their political party.  For their constituents this includes helping and advising on problems and acting as a figurehead for the local area.  MPs should be meeting constituents and local businesses as much as possible.  In Parliament their duties include participating ... Read More »

A TALK ABOUT ‘URBAN BUZZ’ IN LEICESTER BY MICK EATON 27.08.19

A TALK ABOUT ‘URBAN BUZZ’ IN LEICESTER BY MICK EATON   (This talk on 27thAugust 2019 at the Wycliffe United Reformed Church was by Mick Eaton, Horticultural Adviser to Leicester City Council.   It was hosted by Graceworks and organised by Friends of Evington Park.)   Last year Nick Packham from BUGLIFE visited Leicester with an agenda for growing plants that ... Read More »

HSBC UK LET’S RIDE LEICESTER – SUNDAY 25TH AUGUST

https://www.letsride.co.uk/events/leicester HSBC UK LET’S RIDE LEICESTER – SUNDAY 25TH AUGUST BACK FOR 2019! We’re closing the roads to traffic in Leicester on Sunday 25 August and hosting a free cycling festival for everyone. There’s lots to do – from fun activities and challenges for the whole family to music, local street food and live stunt shows. Plus a few surprises ... Read More »

EVINGTON VILLAGE FETE AND SHOW – 10th AUGUST 12NOON – 5.00PM

You have until Wednesday 7th August at 8.00pm. to make your entry into Evington Village Show.  There are many categories to enter – see www.evingtonfete.org.uk and download the Exhibitor and Show information. There are still some vacancies for stalls.  Book on line at www.evingtonfete.org.uk and click the Exhibitor and Show information button.       Read More »

EVINGTON HEALTH FAIR – 21ST SEPTEMBER 2019

Enjoy finding out how to improve your fitness and health.  Bring the family to join in the activities, indoors, in the park and the arena.  Demonstrations on the cricket pitch and tennis courts.  Stalls, music, health charities, NHS information, crafts, youth groups, Leicester Ageing Together and more. Read More »

EVINGTON RESIDENT USES CPR AND SAVES A LIFE

An Evington resident (who prefers to remain anonymous) was travelling on a 22 bus from Evington to Leicester on 2nd January when a passenger was taken ill and stopped breathing.  As the most knowledgeable First Aider on the bus, she started heart compressions and told the driver to contact the emergency services. The passenger took a breath just before the ... Read More »

EVINGTON IN BLOOM – ASSESSMENT DAY – JULY 2019

          The Evington in Bloom assessment day took judges (Jo Tarrant and Julie Walker)  from East Midlands in Bloom on a three hour tour of Evington in July 2019.  They visited Evington Park and viewed the Burnaby Gardens, the Fruit garden and the new herbaceous border and then they walked along an attractive path to the ... Read More »

Evington Bicycle Club Looks Ahead to 2019

                    Evington Bicycle Club 2019  runs on a Sunday afternoon from 3.00pm to 5.00pm in Evington Park.  It is run by a team of volunteers who encourage beginners to learn to ride.  Parents are encouraged to help their own children.  The team can then prioritise adult learners.   The club has ... Read More »