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  • 24 May 2021 04:37 PM Have your say on school term dates for Leicester and Leicestershire

    People are being asked their views on when school holidays in Leicester and Leicestershire should fall.

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  • 24 May 2021 11:56 AM Africa Day to be formally marked in Leicester for the first time

    AN IMPORTANT day that unites African communities around the world each year is to be formally celebrated in Leicester for the first time.

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  • 24 May 2021 10:13 AM £1.2m boost for work to ensure no-one need sleep rough in Leicester

    AN extra £1.2million of government funding will help ensure no-one has to sleep rough in Leicester, despite unprecedented challenges for homelessness services.

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  • 21 May 2021 02:55 PM City’s first electric buses bring cleaner, greener travel to Leicester

    A FLEET of electric buses powered by 100% renewable energy will replace diesel vehicles on Leicester’s three park & ride routes next week.

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  • 21 May 2021 02:40 PM Alterations ahead for pop-up cycle lanes and footway schemes

    CHANGES will take place over the coming weeks to temporary cycle routes and pavement-widening schemes introduced at the beginning of the pandemic.

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  • 21 May 2021 12:17 PM Testing sites repurposed as Leicester steps up vaccinations

    FIVE of Leicester’s six rapid testing sites are to be converted to vaccination centres as Leicester steps up its coronavirus vaccination programme.

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  • 21 May 2021 08:16 AM Local Offer Live goes online to showcase support on offer

    A VIRTUAL event taking place next week will showcase the support available locally for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

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  • 18 May 2021 10:33 AM Walking bus scheme is latest step in school’s clean air campaign

    A SCHEME to help schoolchildren swap car journeys for walking one day each week has been getting into its stride in one Leicester neighbourhood.

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  • 17 May 2021 09:39 AM Leicester’s popular parks volunteer scheme ready to begin again

    AN award-winning scheme that encourages local volunteers to get involved in improving the city’s parks and open spaces is back up and running after a year-long pause.

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  • 17 May 2021 09:33 AM Chance to explore alternative routes into university education

    PEOPLE who are interested in studying at university but who don’t yet have the entry qualifications can find out about alternatives routes at a series of open days.

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  • 13 May 2021 04:30 PM Art competition celebrates new beginnings after lockdown

    AN art competition has been launched for local people to get creative and celebrate the city emerging from lockdown.

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  • 13 May 2021 03:33 PM Eye-catching new mural helps businesses on King Richards Road

    A NEW mural commemorating King Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth has been created on King Richards Road in Leicester.

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