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  • 18 September 2020 10:46 AM Footbridge over Burleys Way to be demolished

    A FOOTBRIDGE spanning part of Leicester’s busy inner ring road is due to be demolished next month as part of enabling works for a major revamp of the area.

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  • 17 September 2020 01:00 PM New road paves the way for extended pedestrian zone

    A NEW road that will provide a quick route out of the city centre for buses leaving the Haymarket bus station will open next month – paving the way for the extension of Leicester’s pedestrian zone.

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  • 16 September 2020 03:52 PM £40million cost of council’s Covid-19 response

    LEICESTER City Council’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic will cost the authority over £40m, the Overview Select Committee will be advised in a report next week.

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  • 16 September 2020 03:19 PM Leicester film about children’s rights reaches global audience

    A FILM about children’s rights made by young people in Leicester is reaching a global audience after being picked up by UNICEF.

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  • 16 September 2020 01:33 PM Sewer works to affect Aylestone Road this weekend

    ROAD users are being warned of likely disruption caused by sewer works beneath part of Aylestone Road which are due to begin this week.

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  • 15 September 2020 09:50 AM Warnings from trading standards over cold callers

    Trading standards officers in Leicester are warning residents to stay alert following reports or two types of cold callers offering bogus or substandard services to householders.

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  • 14 September 2020 06:00 PM City council praised for response to Leicester outbreak

    A GOVERNMENT commissioned review that aimed to identify lessons learned from the first local outbreak in the country, has resulted in praise for Leicester City Council’s response to the situation.

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  • 14 September 2020 01:43 PM Have your say on Leicester’s Local Plan

    A CONSULTATION has opened asking for people’s views on Leicester’s Local Plan.

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  • 14 September 2020 11:33 AM New recycling campaign reminds people to Make Metals Matter

    A NEW citywide campaign to encourage city households to recycle more cans, foil and aerosols has been launched by Leicester City Council with support from the UK metal industry.

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  • 14 September 2020 08:45 AM Open day to showcase skills for work courses

    ADULTS wanting improve their career prospects can find out about a range of skills for work courses at an open day this week.

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  • 11 September 2020 06:31 PM Restrictions on Leicester households to stay but others lifted

    The Government has announced today that casinos, bowling alleys, conference centres and indoor play areas will be able to open in Leicester from Tuesday (15 September), but restrictions that prevent people from having visitors from other households in their gardens or their homes will stay in place.

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  • 11 September 2020 12:40 PM First council gyms to reopen on Monday

    FOUR city council leisure centres in Leicester will reopen to the public on Monday (14 September).

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