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Volunteer Museum Guides Wanted
Posted on 30th May 2015
The Museum of the Royal Leicestershire Regiment located in Newarke Houses in Leicester are looking for volunteer Museum Guides. Have you got a couple of hours a week to spare and an interest in military history? This could be for you. Interested? Contact the museum. Full training will be given.
Posted on 7th Dec 2011 by
The databases can only be as good as the information put into them. It is well understood that the details about former soldiers (Have You a Tiger in Your Family?) and about the medal collection are very thin and incomplete -...
Posted on 6th Dec 2011 by
Plans are being drawn for a new processional route to be incorporated into Leicester's Remembrance celebrations. Officials are looking to create a tree-lined avenue from the ornate iron gates at the entrance to Victoria Park on London Road to...
Posted on 4th Dec 2011 by
"War in the Wilderness - the Chindits in Burma 1943-44". Among many other units and people, it mentions in numerous places the Leicesters' 2nd and 7th Battalions and their Columns, and many of their men by name. It can be...