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My Favourite Places

  • Alison Moore: My favourite places

    Author Alison Moore has written a string of successful novels and is working on her first children's book, due to be published next year. She's grown up exploring all the nooks and crannies in and around Leicestershire and shares with us some of her favourite spots covering everything from ghosts, good food to fab shoes...

  • Holly Bell: My Favourite Places

    Great British Bake Off Fans will remember lovely Holly Bell, the young mum from Leicester who was runner-up in series 2 of the popular baking show. Fast forward a few years and Holly still lives here and also writes her own blog full of tasty recipes. It's no surprise then that she has her finger (and taste buds) on the pulse when it comes to fun places to eat around the city...

  • Fiona Cairns: My favourite places

    Fiona Cairns is probably most well known for creating Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding cake - remember that eight-tiered whopper? She’s lived in Leicestershire for more than 25 years so she’s perfectly placed to reveal some local secrets on the best places to shop, eat and wander…

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