When is Diwali 2016? Guide to Leicester celebrations for the festival of lights
Leicester's Diwali celebrations are renowned across the world and this year's will be no exception.
Bringing a spectacular two-week fanfare to venues across the city, the festivities are some of the biggest outside of India, with more than 35,000 people attending the two main events – the Diwali lights switch-on and Diwali Day.
Read more: Thousands of illuminations put up along Golden Mile as Diwali approaches
When is Diwali? Events run from Friday, October 14, to Sunday, October 30, with the switch-on taking place on Sunday, October 16, and Diwali Day celebrations on Sunday, October 30.... read more
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