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  • 5 March 2021 12:29 PM City’s schools ready to welcome back children from Monday

    AFTER months of home learning, children across Leicester will be back in the classroom from Monday (8 March).

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  • 4 March 2021 04:27 PM City’s covid tracing team has 92% success rate

    LEICESTER City Council’s pioneering contact tracing team for coronavirus infections has successfully tracked down more than 92% of cases in the past three months.

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  • 3 March 2021 11:46 AM Next phase of road resurfacing works gets underway

    A MAJOR programme of road surface improvement work is taking place in communities across Leicester this month.

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  • 3 March 2021 10:40 AM City council buys disused hospital accommodation to create new housing

    £10.5million is due to be invested in buying over 170 derelict accommodation units and transforming them into much-needed affordable housing.

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  • 2 March 2021 10:10 AM Extra £1million added to Covid Winter Grant to help struggling families

    AN additional £1million is being added to the Covid Winter Grant scheme to support local vulnerable families and individuals who are struggling to cope financially as a direct result of Covid this winter.

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  • 1 March 2021 04:15 PM Bridge renovation works to get underway

    WORK to replace an ageing road bridge in a residential part of Leicester are due to get underway next week.

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  • 1 March 2021 03:53 PM Sixth rapid coronavirus testing site for Leicester

    A NEW walk-in centre offering rapid coronavirus testing to people who have no symptoms of the virus has opened in Leicester.

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  • 1 March 2021 11:07 AM National Tiny Forest initiative takes root at Leicester school

    HUNDREDS of trees are being planted at a Leicester school as part a campaign to create a network of urban micro forests in cities across the UK.

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  • 1 March 2021 10:57 AM Record number of pupils receive offers of a city secondary school

    THOUSANDS of children across the city will be offered places at secondary schools today (Monday 1 March) – with a record number of children being offered a year 7 place at a city school.

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  • 26 February 2021 04:33 PM Enforcement to begin on parking scheme in Clarendon Park

    ENFORCEMENT of an experimental traffic scheme to tackle commuter parking is due to begin on Monday (1 March).

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  • 25 February 2021 09:18 AM Improvement works to popular recreational route

    IMPROVEMENTS to a popular walking and cycling route will be carried out next month.

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  • 24 February 2021 10:32 AM Latest phase of business help available

    BUSINESSES and charities are being called upon to apply for the latest in a series of grants to help with costs and loss of income during the coronavirus lockdown.

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