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  • 2 March 2020 08:45 AM Overnight closures planned as Lancaster Road scheme nears completion

    MOTORISTS are being warned about a series of overnight road closures that will be taking place on Leicester’s busy inner ring road from later this month.

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  • 28 February 2020 11:39 AM Traffic calming schemes to tackle local concerns

    TWO new traffic calming schemes and 20mph zones are due to be introduced in the streets near to a busy Leicester primary school following local calls for action to improve road safety.

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  • 24 February 2020 03:00 PM City school is finalist in national food award

    A LEICESTER primary school that works closely with the city council’s catering service has been named a runner-up in a national food standards award.

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  • 20 February 2020 10:07 AM Pilot scheme begins on city centre chewing gum removal machine

    A NEW cleaning machine aimed at removing chewing gum from city centre pavements is being trialled in a scheme by Leicester City Council.

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  • 20 February 2020 09:21 AM Shisha café fined for breaching smokefree regulations

    A COMPANY and director behind a city centre shisha café have been fined £6,000 and ordered to pay over £2,000 in costs after being convicted of a series of smoke-free offences.

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  • 19 February 2020 04:35 PM Free event for people with learning disabilities

    A FREE event for people with learning disabilities and their families is being held in Leicester next week.

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  • 19 February 2020 09:42 AM £1m funding boost to help promote cycling and walking

    MORE than £1million of Government funding has been secured to help further work to promote walking and cycling in Leicester and Leicestershire.

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  • 18 February 2020 09:25 AM Leicester one of 105 cities globally to score an ‘A’ rating for leading climate action

    LEICESTER has been recognized as a global leader on climate action and transparency, achieving a place on CDP’s 'Cities A List'.

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  • 17 February 2020 05:32 PM Join in the conversation and help to tackle knife crime

    A COMMUNITY event giving people the chance to talk about tackling knife crime is being held in St Matthews later this week.

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  • 17 February 2020 03:08 PM Council's aim for families is homes not hostels

    THE city council has set out its plans to give homeless families in Leicester a home instead of a place in a hostel.

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  • 17 February 2020 03:01 PM Educational events support new Dissent and Displacement exhibition

    A PROGRAMME of events gets under way on Sunday to support an exhibition inspired by Leicester’s German Expressionist collection.

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  • 17 February 2020 01:38 PM Lots to do in Leicester this half-term

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester during the half-term break – with plenty of family-friendly activities on offer that are completely free of charge.

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