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  • 19 November 2021 11:02 AM New support fund opens to help those on a low income

    A NEW support fund has opened to assist Leicester residents who are on a low income and in need of help this winter.

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  • 19 November 2021 09:18 AM More than £600,000 to be spent to improve safety in city parks and streets

    MORE than £600,000 of Government cash will be spent in Leicester to help improve safety in parks and in the city centre.

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  • 17 November 2021 04:15 PM Major roadworks due on East Park Road

    EXTENSIVE resurfacing work will be taking place on a section of a busy Leicester from this weekend.

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  • 16 November 2021 03:15 PM City counts down to Thursday’s big Christmas switch-on

    CHRISTMAS celebrations make a welcome return to the streets of Leicester this year – but with a new format for the traditional lights' switch-on to help people stay safe.

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  • 16 November 2021 10:40 AM Museum’s World Arts Gallery to close as new exhibition space takes shape

    VISITORS to Leicester Museum and Art Gallery have only two more weeks to enjoy one of the venue’s galleries before it closes to the public to create a new exhibition space.

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  • 16 November 2021 09:47 AM Mentoring to help young people turn away from violence

    Local partners have launched a new joint community mentoring project to provide young people with increased support and opportunities to turn away from street-based violence.

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  • 12 November 2021 10:04 AM Good Ofsted rating for city children’s services

    CHILDREN’S services in Leicester have been rated good in all areas and praised by inspectors Ofsted for offering a robust level of support to local families, despite the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 12 November 2021 09:12 AM Experimental scheme will close rat-run as part of £1m highway improvements

    A RESIDENTIAL street used by rat-running motorists is to be partly closed to traffic in an experimental scheme to improve road safety.

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  • 11 November 2021 03:08 PM Christmas story inspires new exhibition at Newarke Houses Museum

    THE SNOWMAN™ and The Snowdog provides the inspiration for a special Christmas exhibition at Leicester’s Newarke Houses Museum.

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  • 11 November 2021 01:39 PM Tree’s arrival marks the start of Leicester’s countdown to Christmas

    THE LIGHTS are going up, the temperature’s going down and the giant tree is standing proud at Leicester’s Clock Tower – and that means the countdown to Christmas is well under way.

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  • 10 November 2021 06:41 PM ‘Happy Wheel’ to light up Jubilee Square from Friday

    THERE’LL be a new attraction in Leicester’s Jubilee Square from Friday (12 November), as the preparations for the city’s Christmas celebrations gather pace.

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  • 10 November 2021 04:04 PM Moneywise Plus partners with libraries to help jobless people in Leicester and Leicestershire

    JOBLESS people facing mounting money worries this winter will be able to access help and guidance at a series of roadshows being rolled out across Leicester and Leicestershire’s libraries during November.

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