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  • 30 September 2021 01:57 PM Experimental parking scheme in Clarendon Park to be extended

    AN experimental traffic scheme to tackle commuter parking in a Leicester neighbourhood is now being extended to cover more streets.

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  • 29 September 2021 06:12 PM Campaign to prevent domestic abuse reaches out to Asian women

    ‘You are not alone’ is the message being sent to victims of domestic abuse as part of a new campaign launched today in Leicester.

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  • 29 September 2021 11:00 AM Defibrillators installed across three neighbourhood sites in city

    New life-saving defibrillators have been installed at three community sites across Beaumont Leys following work by ward councillors with support from a local heart charity.

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  • 28 September 2021 09:22 AM Overnight road closures ahead as part of regeneration of St Margaret’s Bus Station

    PART of Leicester’s busy inner ring road will be subject to overnight closures for up to ten days from next week for essential resurfacing works.

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  • 22 September 2021 02:45 PM Youth club seeks crowdfunding support for new community gym

    A YOUTH club in Eyres Monsell is seeking the public’s support for a project that aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people of all ages in the area.

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  • 22 September 2021 02:25 PM Review for council’s tree strategy

    A MAJOR plan that guides the management of Leicester’s ‘urban forest’ has been formally reviewed – two and a half years after it was first launched.

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  • 22 September 2021 01:39 PM Renewed environment and sustainability goals set out by council in revised policy

    A KEY policy guiding Leicester City Council’s approach to protecting and improving the environment has been updated to reflect the city’s response to the climate emergency.

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  • 22 September 2021 01:20 PM Council offers support to bring award-winning social supermarket to local neighbourhood

    A FORMER youth centre in Leicester is to be leased to an award-winning social enterprise which plans to open a new store in the city.

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  • 21 September 2021 04:22 PM Leicester’s Great Big Green Week to close with schools’ march for climate action

    SCHOOLS across Leicester are joining a nationwide call for action on climate change this week as part of the first ever Great Big Green Week campaign.

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  • 20 September 2021 10:10 AM Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill lends her support to Santander Cycles Leicester

    OLYMPIC champion and Santander brand ambassador Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill visited Leicester today to support the city’s popular new e-bike share project, Santander Cycles Leicester.

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  • 17 September 2021 01:44 PM Recovery Week highlights the help on offer to overcome addiction

    ORGANISATIONS across the city, county and Rutland are marking this year’s Recovery Week with a range of wellbeing and awareness-raising events.

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  • 15 September 2021 10:59 AM Diwali & Christmas celebrations to return to city’s streets

    LEICESTER’s annual Diwali and Christmas celebrations will be returning to the city's streets this year.

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