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  • 1 April 2020 03:43 PM Temporary changes to NHS urgent care services in Leicester

    The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is making temporary changes to some local healthcare services with immediate effect.

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  • 1 April 2020 01:04 PM Hundreds sign up for city’s volunteer scheme

    HUNDREDS of local people have come forward to offer their services to help Leicester’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.

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  • 31 March 2020 06:00 PM Coronavirus: important information for you (updated 31 March)

    STRICT new measures from the Government that aim to save lives by slowing the spread of the coronavirus mean big changes to the way we all live, work and socialise – regardless of our age.

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  • 31 March 2020 03:09 PM Looking after your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak

    THE coronavirus outbreak is an anxious time for everybody, so Leicester City Council is responding to people’s worries with information and advice to help everyone manage their mental health.

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  • 30 March 2020 05:05 PM Extra help for city’s rough sleepers during pandemic

    The city council is providing almost 100 additional forms of accommodation to ensure that no-one has to sleep rough in Leicester.

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  • 30 March 2020 02:30 PM Work completed on latest community parking spaces scheme

    OVER 50 new parking spaces and laybys have been created across Leicester as part of a programme to help neighbourhoods.

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  • 30 March 2020 01:50 PM Council asks for ‘patience and respect’ amid new challenges for customer services

    THE coronavirus outbreak has meant new challenges for everyone and the people helping to keep Leicester City Council’s customer service line running are no exception.

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  • 27 March 2020 03:49 PM Council reminds public of Government guidance on outdoor exercise

    WITH the weekend coming up, the city council is reminding people that they can leave their homes for exercise just once a day.

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  • 26 March 2020 02:14 PM Council suspends parking charges to support NHS staff

    NHS workers and other key staff who are delivering essential services to the people of Leicester can park free of charge in any city council pay & display car park

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  • 26 March 2020 08:27 AM Coronavirus: Council outlines support to ease financial hardship

    SUPPORT is available to help ease financial hardship being experienced by people who are affected by Coronavirus.

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  • 25 March 2020 02:29 PM Housing services move to critical business only to protect vulnerable

    THE city council’s housing service has moved to critical business only, so that support for Leicester’s most vulnerable residents can still be provided.

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  • 20 March 2020 05:00 PM Council teams up with VAL to co-ordinate volunteer response

    PEOPLE who would like to offer their services to help Leicester’s response to the coronavirus outbreak can now formally register as a volunteer.

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