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  • 16 October 2018 Resurfacing work to take place at Pork Pie Island

    URGENT resurfacing work is due to take place at a busy roundabout on Leicester’s ring road over two weekends. Repairs will be made to the carriageway at Pork Pie Island, where the city’s outer ring road meets Saffron Lane and other key city routes, and where the road surface is in very poor condition.

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  • 16 October 2018 Ravensbridge Drive and A6 Junction to close for six weeks as part of road improvement works

    A JUNCTION will be closed to traffic for six weeks as part of a major road improvement scheme.

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  • 12 October 2018 Build-up to Leicester’s spectacular Diwali celebrations begins

    PREPARATIONS are underway for Leicester’s world-renowned Diwali festivities, which are set to light up the city’s Golden Mile.

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  • 11 October 2018 Snow time like the present to get your tickets for Leicester's Christmas ice rink

    WITH less than two months to go before Leicester’s Christmas ice rink returns to Jubilee Square, skaters can now start planning their visits to the popular city centre attraction.

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  • 11 October 2018 Programme of road resurfacing over coming weeks

    RESIDENTIAL streets across the city will have surface repairs carried out over the coming weeks as part of a programme of maintenance by Leicester City Council.

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  • 10 October 2018 Views sought on changes to parks byelaws

    LEICESTER residents are being invited to comment on plans to update the byelaws that apply in the city’s parks and open spaces.

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  • 10 October 2018 New guide to Leicester street art launched

    LEICESTER is home to an ever growing collection of critically acclaimed street art and a new guide has been produced to help people explore it.

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  • 9 October 2018 Community centre offered to local groups

    COMMUNITY groups are being invited to apply to run a neighbourhood centre in North Evington.

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  • 9 October 2018 Runners take to streets for Leicester Marathon

    THOUSANDS of runners will be taking to the city’s streets as part of the annual Leicester Marathon and Leicester Half Marathon this weekend.

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  • 9 October 2018 Date set for spectacular end to centenary celebrations

    A YEAR-LONG celebration marking the centenary of the first British women getting the vote will culminate in a spectacular finale in Leicester next spring.

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  • 9 October 2018 Work underway on major scheme to create parking spaces

    WORK has begun on a major scheme to create new parking spaces in a city community. About £105,000 is being invested in Kashmir Road, St Matthews, to create 29 additional new parking spaces by modifying and resurfacing an existing parking area.

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  • 9 October 2018 Four new 20mph zones agreed for residential areas

    FOUR new 20mph zones are being introduced to improve road safety in residential streets in communities across Leicester.

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