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Leicester celebrates making City of Culture shortlist

There were celebrations in Leicester when it was announced the city was shortlisted in the UK City of Culture bid.

The news that it is in the last four to be considered for the 2017 honour was welcomed by city mayor Sir Peter Soulsby as well as arts groups and businesses.

East Midlands Today's arts reporter Geeta Pendse reports.

  • 19 Jun 2013