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  • 1 November 2021 10:10 AM £19m funding for major economic recovery project at Pioneer Park

    A MAJOR planned development project on land near the National Space Centre has received over £19million of funding to enable work to go ahead.

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  • 29 October 2021 04:19 PM Improvement work at busy city junction

    TRAFFIC restrictions will be in place at a busy junction for up to four weeks as part of an ongoing programme of road improvements.

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  • 29 October 2021 03:51 PM £8.6m boost for Leicester’s Pilot House regeneration plans

    PLANS to redevelop a cluster of heritage buildings into a home for creative businesses in Leicester city centre have received a boost from the Government’s Levelling Up Fund.

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  • 29 October 2021 09:00 AM Leicester’s electric bus fleet to top 100 within three years thanks to new funding

    LEICESTER is set to increase its fleet of zero emission, all-electric buses with almost 100 new vehicles over the next three years, it has been announced.

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  • 28 October 2021 11:49 AM Leicester’s railway station revamp plans get major cash boost

    AMBITIOUS plans to transform the entrance to Leicester’s historic railway station have been given a major boost with the award of almost £18million of Government funding.

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  • 28 October 2021 10:07 AM Leicester Half Marathon to take to city’s streets once again

    RUNNERS will be taking to the city’s streets this weekend with the return of the Leicester Half Marathon.

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  • 27 October 2021 04:39 PM Dancers and waterside artwork events bring Diwali to life

    TWO Diwali-themed events taking place this weekend will offer visitors different ways to celebrate.

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  • 27 October 2021 12:07 PM Return of the bricks marks milestone in major revamp of city centre street

    A MAJOR revamp of an important shopping street in Leicester city centre has reached a milestone, with the reinstatement of over 200 commemorative bricks.

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  • 26 October 2021 04:26 PM Residents can take part in important new survey

    LEICESTER residents are being asked to take part in an important new survey being carried out by the city council.

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  • 26 October 2021 10:41 AM Councils join forces to prevent waste this Halloween

    COMMUNITIES across Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to get involved to help prevent food and household waste this Halloween.

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  • 26 October 2021 09:49 AM Job-seeking support in more city libraries

    LEICESTER’S libraries have joined forces with Jobcentre Plus to provide people with increased access to job-seeking support at the heart of the city’s neighbourhoods.

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  • 20 October 2021 04:54 PM Motorists reminded of traffic changes due to Diwali celebrations

    VISITORS to this weekend’s Diwali lights switch-on in Belgrave are being encouraged to walk, cycle or use public transport instead of driving to attend the world-famous festivities.

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