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  • 9 September 2021 05:25 PM Time to apply for your child’s primary or secondary school place

    FAMILIES in Leicester who have children due to start primary, junior or secondary school next year can apply online for a school place from tomorrow (Friday 10 September).

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  • 9 September 2021 10:37 AM Leicester's popular open exhibition puts out call to artists

    LOCAL artists are being given a chance to present their work at Leicester’s flagship museum, as preparations for this year’s Open 32 exhibition get under way.

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  • 8 September 2021 01:29 PM New exhibition at Leicester Museum celebrates Indian modernism

    THE EMERGENCE of modern art in India at the end of the 19th century will be documented in a new exhibition at Leicester Museum & Art Gallery from Saturday (11 September).

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  • 7 September 2021 02:22 PM New 20mph zone for residential streets near school in Belgrave

    A PROGRAMME of traffic calming measures and a 20mph zone are due to be installed in residential streets near to a large city school.

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  • 7 September 2021 10:22 AM New guide highlights greener solution to drainage for developers

    NEW guidance on how developers help adapt to a changing climate by using greener, sustainable drainage systems has been launched by Leicester City Council.

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  • 7 September 2021 10:06 AM Extra funding will extend work experience scheme

    A SCHEME to help young people gain valuable paid work experience and improve their employment prospects has been extended thanks to additional funding.

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  • 6 September 2021 04:17 PM Families invited to Splash on the Soar this weekend

    THERE’S waterside fun in Leicester this weekend as the city hosts activities on and off the river that people of all ages will enjoy.

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  • 6 September 2021 03:49 PM Thousands of city’s burial records made available online

    A NEW online service has been launched to enable people to search for details of all burials which have taken place in Leicester’s cemeteries over the last 170 years.

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  • 6 September 2021 12:00 PM Striking new bridge will form centrepiece for major revamp of busy city road

    PLANS for a major revamp of Leicester’s Abbey Park Road – including a new bike-friendly footbridge across the River Soar and major junction improvements – have been announced by the city council.

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  • 3 September 2021 11:35 AM Chance to explore Leicester’s hidden heritage

    HERITAGE buildings, creative venues and places of worship will be throwing open their doors and offering behind-the-scenes tours for a series of free Heritage Open Days taking place from next week.

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  • 3 September 2021 09:45 AM Council wins award for its work with parent champions

    THE city council has won a national award for its work with parents and young families.

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  • 1 September 2021 01:47 PM Leicester sets out commitment to help Afghan refugees - with Government support

    LEICESTER’S City Mayor has set out his commitment to support Afghan refugees in response to the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan.

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