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Leicester in the 1950s – A Talk by Virginia Wright

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Leicester in the 1950s – A Talk by Virginia Wright

A nostalgic look at the 1950s. A new era, a new monarch, new technology, all had an impact on 1950s Leicester.

New Ideas changed the way people lived, shopped, worked and spent their leisure time. There was a need for the built environment to keep up with these changes; yet how much of this 'new' Leicester still survives?

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Newarke Houses, The Newarke, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 7BY

Tel: +44 (0)116 253 2569

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