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Daily Mirror
Stillbirth 'postcode lottery' as women in the north more likely to lose babieshalf of stillbirths and a tenth of neonatal deaths was unknown. Research leade
Stillbirth 'postcode lottery' as women in the north more likely to lose babies
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
half of stillbirths and a tenth of neonatal deaths was unknown. Research leader Dr Brad Manktelow, a senior lecturer at Leicester University, said: "A lot are marked down as unknown causes and without knowledge it's difficult to meet... Read more
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International Business Times
Did the Normans descend from the Vikings? What genetics tell us about Viking legacy –that Scandinavian settlements in the part of Normandy we have studied were ini
Did the Normans descend from the Vikings? What genetics tell us about Viking legacy
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
–that Scandinavian settlements in the part of Normandy we have studied were initially Norwegian", Dr Richard Jones, from Leicester University, told IBTimes UK.Norman history in Europe The scientists also identified other genetic markers shared... Read more
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The Jewish Week
A ‘Premier’ Jewish Destinationglory. It seemed a fitting conclusion to last year’s festivities, in which the
A ‘Premier’ Jewish Destination
The Jewish Week / Posted 16 days ago
glory. It seemed a fitting conclusion to last year’s festivities, in which the remains of King Richard III — unearthed by Leicester University researchers in 2012 — were reburied with great fanfare in the local cathedral … along with a Leicester... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Benedict Cumberbatch well versed in his distant connection to Richard IIItold the Radio Times: “I was literally dressed as Shakespeare’s version of Rich
Benedict Cumberbatch well versed in his distant connection to Richard III
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
told the Radio Times: “I was literally dressed as Shakespeare’s version of Richard III when I received an email from Leicester University saying that I was a not-altogether-ridiculously-distant descendant of Richard. “I’m a third cousin 16... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Benedict Cumberbatch well versed in his distant connection to Richard IIItold the Radio Times: "I was literally dressed as Shakespeare's version of Rich
Benedict Cumberbatch well versed in his distant connection to Richard III
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
told the Radio Times: "I was literally dressed as Shakespeare's version of Richard III when I received an email from Leicester University saying that I was a not-altogether-ridiculously-distant descendant of Richard. "I'm a third cousin 16... Read more
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Nottingham Post
East Midlands Airport 'should be renamed after David Attenborough'find out who the people of the East Midlands would choose as their internationa
East Midlands Airport 'should be renamed after David Attenborough'
Nottingham Post / Posted 17 days ago
find out who the people of the East Midlands would choose as their international icon. “During the time that I studied at Leicester University it was clear to me what an iconic figure he was to the people of the region and how proud residents of... Read more
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Times of Malta
It’s good, it’s Leicester and it’s not the cheeseMr Chetcuti, a corporate communications manager. It was reinforced years later
It’s good, it’s Leicester and it’s not the cheese
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
Mr Chetcuti, a corporate communications manager. It was reinforced years later when he studied for his Master’s degree at Leicester University. “It is every football fan’s dream to see their team lift the cup and never would have I imagined... Read more
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express
Let's hear it for Leicesterthe son of God. • Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys – the father of genetic fingerpr
Let's hear it for Leicester
express / Posted 22 days ago
the son of God. • Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys – the father of genetic fingerprinting – did his pioneering work on DNA at Leicester University. He had his “eureka moment” in 1984 when he compared X-rays of the DNA of his lab technician and members... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Meet the duty-free billionaire behind Leicester's title wininto shares – a signal of his intention to ensure stability in the long term.
Meet the duty-free billionaire behind Leicester's title win
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
into shares – a signal of his intention to ensure stability in the long term. Vichai recieves an Honorary Law Degree from Leicester University Vichai has come a long way since entering the world of business 25 years ago. He launched duty-free... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Is this Mancunian Britain's sexiest police officer?closely with partner agencies to assist community policing across the county.
Is this Mancunian Britain's sexiest police officer?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 25 days ago
closely with partner agencies to assist community policing across the county. Jim joined the Force after graduating from Leicester University. He has extensive experience as a senior detective and is one of the Force’s key investigating... Read more
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metro
This super hot cop has got everyone swooning over himCutie comes and arrests me.’He’s not just a pretty face either.He’s not just a
This super hot cop has got everyone swooning over him
metro / Posted 25 days ago
Cutie comes and arrests me.’He’s not just a pretty face either.He’s not just a pretty face either (Picture: SWNS) Jim, a Leicester University graduate, received a lot of praise for his professionalism too. A spokeswoman for Devon and Cornwall... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Leicester City's 'good karma': The Buddhist monks behind the Foxes' divine playIII with full honours at Leicester Cathedral , in March last year. The King’s
Leicester City's 'good karma': The Buddhist monks behind the Foxes' divine play
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
III with full honours at Leicester Cathedral , in March last year. The King’s remains had been discovered beneath a car park in the city in 2012, and officially declared to be his remains by scientists at Leicester University the followi... Read more
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express
Britain's sexiest cop: Why ladies just love the SUPER chief superwho has remained tight-lipped about his fan club, started as a beat constable a
Britain's sexiest cop: Why ladies just love the SUPER chief super
express / Posted 27 days ago
who has remained tight-lipped about his fan club, started as a beat constable at 27 in Plymouth in 2001. He was born in Manchester and has a degree from Leicester University. And he is married with two children. Hard luck, girls.Related... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Strange times in Leicester: 'If we win the league, you’ll see the biggest party ever'series against the University of Leicester. De Montford won all four matches –
Strange times in Leicester: 'If we win the league, you’ll see the biggest party ever'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 27 days ago
series against the University of Leicester. De Montford won all four matches – another victory in football’s class war. Leicester University, up on the hill, has always been regarded as posher than De Montford, formerly a polytechnic. At... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Leicester make earth moveMarc Albrighton (centre right) celebrates with teammates after scoring against
Leicester make earth move
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
Marc Albrighton (centre right) celebrates with teammates after scoring against Swansea. Photo / AP A team from Leicester University have been recording seismic activity in the King Power Stadium all season, but yesterday it was a... Read more
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