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  • 14 October 2020 12:27 PM Leicester in Tier 2 of Government’s new Covid alert levels

    RESTRICTIONS on household mixing in Leicester will largely continue unchanged, following the introduction of the Government’s new three-tier Local Covid Alert Level system.

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  • 9 October 2020 01:20 PM Claims open for Covid support payments for those at risk of financial hardship

    EMPLOYED or self-employed people who are told to self-isolate but whose income would be hit by staying at home can now claim a £500 support payment.

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  • 8 October 2020 03:09 PM Jobseeking advice on offer at three city libraries

    JOBSEEKERS will soon be able to get specialist advice at three city libraries.

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  • 7 October 2020 03:27 PM More children walking to school as Clean Air Day approaches

    MORE children are improving their health and contributing towards better air quality by walking to school, according to latest figures from the city council.

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  • 5 October 2020 03:37 PM Government pauses shielding programme in Leicester

    ARRANGEMENTS that have helped some of the city’s most vulnerable residents to shield from the coronavirus will be paused in Leicester today (5 October).

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  • 2 October 2020 05:04 PM Further sewer works due on Aylestone Road

    SEWER works linked to the redevelopments near the Leicester Tigers rugby ground will be taking place again this weekend.

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  • 2 October 2020 05:01 PM Utility works to begin as part of link road scheme

    ENABLING works are due to begin on a scheme to create a new link road which will divert traffic away from residential streets and reduce pollution, traffic congestion and create a better road network in part of Leicester.

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  • 2 October 2020 10:29 AM Plans to refurbish park toilets in £138,000 scheme

    TOILET facilities in seven popular city parks are set to be fully refurbished by Leicester City Council.

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  • 1 October 2020 04:25 PM £3.1million investment to improve Welford Road corridor

    ROADS along one of Leicester’s busiest arterial traffic routes are to undergo a £3.1million programme of resurfacing work and junction improvements this month.

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  • 1 October 2020 01:03 PM Dozens of buildings removed from Leicester's local heritage at risk list

    EFFORTS to preserve Leicester’s rich architectural heritage have resulted in 25 properties being removed from a local list of historic buildings at risk.

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  • 30 September 2020 01:30 PM Tenants sign up for Pioneer Park space ahead of development’s opening in January

    A NEW hub for business at Leicester’s Pioneer Park has already signed up its first tenants, despite still being under construction.

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  • 30 September 2020 10:03 AM Help for parents to get children reading

    FREE, expert advice on helping children to do well at school by making reading fun is being offered online by the city council’s adult education centre.

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