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  • 19 April 2021 03:40 PM Handover marks completion of first phase of council house-building project

    THE first phase of a wide-ranging programme to create hundreds of new affordable rental homes for families across Leicester has been completed.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:50 PM Outdoor seating grants to help local hospitality businesses

    CAFES and restaurants in Leicester can apply for grants of up to £4,000 from the city council to buy outdoor furniture.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:47 PM People asked to share their wildlife photos with Leicester Museum & Art Gallery

    PEOPLE in Leicester and beyond are being invited to submit their photographs of the natural world for a new digital exhibition at the Leicester Museum & Art Gallery.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:46 PM Conservation work continues on Abbey Park’s historic precinct walls

    THE latest phase of a major programme of work to repair and preserve the historic precinct wall at Leicester’s Abbey Park is now underway.

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  • 16 April 2021 04:31 PM UK Community Renewal Fund opens to bids from projects in Leicester

    INNOVATIVE projects that will support people and businesses in Leicester can now bid for a share of the Government’s £220million UK Community Renewal Fund.

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  • 15 April 2021 02:56 PM New park and ride site planned for Beaumont Leys

    A NEW 300-space park and ride site is being planned for Beaumont Leys.

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  • 15 April 2021 11:29 AM Supply chain and home-based businesses can claim in latest phase of grants

    MORE businesses are being called upon to apply for grants to help with costs and loss of income during the coronavirus lockdown and recovery.

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  • 15 April 2021 10:37 AM Proposed cycling and walking routes to be delivered alongside the Putney Road link road scheme

    NEW cycling and pedestrian facilities are to be delivered as part of the city’s Connecting Leicester programme, in order to improve links to new developments in the Aylestone Road and Putney Road areas.

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  • 14 April 2021 12:07 PM Work to begin on improved route to replace dingy underpass in Beaumont Leys

    A DINGY underpass is set to be removed as work begins on a range of improvements to a busy neighbourhood road in Leicester.

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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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  • 9 April 2021 06:16 PM Leicester pays tribute to Prince Philip

    FLAGS in Leicester are flying at half-mast today, as the city mourns the passing of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

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  • 8 April 2021 03:55 PM Twice-weekly rapid testing now available to everyone in England

    EVERYONE in England is being encouraged to take twice-weekly coronavirus tests to help identify and suppress the spread of new variants of the virus.

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