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  • 13 July 2020 02:03 PM Bags of ideas to help families get active this summer

    YOUNG people and families in Leicester are being encouraged to get moving this summer with an online programme of fun activities to try at home.

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  • 10 July 2020 12:45 PM Road closures planned for major resurfacing of Belgrave Gate

    A MAJOR programme of resurfacing is due to take place on Leicester’s Belgrave Gate later this month, as work on a £2million improvement scheme progresses.

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  • 9 July 2020 04:30 PM City Mayor lobbies Government for extra business support

    LEICESTER’S City Mayor is lobbying Government to provide more support to local businesses after it emerged the Government does not intend to provide extra financial support during the city’s extended lockdown.

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  • 9 July 2020 04:03 PM Latest pop-up schemes to help local business and commuters

    WORKS have been carried on the latest in a series of pop-up measures to aid social distancing, help local businesses and make it safer to cycle and walk in Leicester.

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  • 9 July 2020 12:52 PM Community testing stepped up as city bids to drive down covid-19 infection rate

    THOUSANDS of tests are being carried out in Leicester each day as part of the city’s strategy to bring down the coronavirus infection rate.

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  • 9 July 2020 11:22 AM £8.1 million scheme will create hundreds of extra SEND school places

    MORE than £8.1 million is to be invested in a programme of creating new school places and provisions for children with additional educational needs.

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  • 8 July 2020 02:15 PM Haymarket car park to close for one day this weekend

    A MAIN city centre car park will be closed for one day this weekend while essential work is carried out

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  • 7 July 2020 11:30 AM Work begins on major highway improvements at Leicester’s Clock Tower

    WORK to revamp the area around the historic Clock Tower in Leicester city centre is now underway.

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  • 6 July 2020 09:06 PM Council-led taskforce tackles issues in city factories

    LEICESTER City Council is working with partners across the city to tackle issues with factory working highlighted by the current coronavirus crisis.

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  • 3 July 2020 06:20 PM Stay alert and stay home in Leicester

    AS Leicester city and parts of Leicestershire continue to follow stricter lockdown restrictions, than other parts of the country, the councils and Public Health England are asking residents to stay at home and stay safe, particularly this weekend as the rest of the country starts to open up again.

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  • 2 July 2020 04:42 PM Knife crime conversations go online

    A COMMUNITY event giving people the chance to talk about tackling knife crime is going online so that discussions can continue despite coronavirus.

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  • 2 July 2020 12:40 PM Council continues to invest in city’s secondary schools

    MORE than £20m of investment will ensure that eight of Leicester’s most popular secondary schools can continue to meet demand for pupil places over the next eight years.

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