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  • 22 November 2019 03:04 PM City Catering gets silver award from Food for Life

    THE city council’s school meals service, City Catering, has been awarded ‘silver’ status from the Soil Association’s Food for Life programme.

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  • 22 November 2019 02:10 PM Council prepares to plant 350 trees this winter

    LEICESTER City Council has marked the start of National Tree Week by taking delivery of hundreds of new trees that will be planted in the city this winter.

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  • 22 November 2019 12:42 PM Time running out for voters to register ahead of December General Election

    THE deadline is approaching for people who haven’t yet registered to vote in next month’s general election to do so.

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  • 22 November 2019 09:48 AM More community parking bays to be created as part of council improvement programme

    A PROGRAMME of installing new parking areas and laybys in residential areas across Leicester will begin its latest phase from next week.

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  • 21 November 2019 03:35 PM Project will help young people in care to quit smoking

    A NEW health project is being launched in Leicester to help young people in care to give up smoking.

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  • 20 November 2019 02:27 PM Open days showcase adult learning opportunities

    ADULTS wanting to learn new skills will be able to find out more at a series of open days taking place throughout December.

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  • 19 November 2019 02:27 PM People invited to help shape Leicester’s response to the climate emergency

    PEOPLE are being asked to help shape a citywide vision on the changes needed for Leicester to become carbon neutral and play its part in tackling the global climate emergency.

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  • 19 November 2019 12:26 PM Project to bring eco house back into use seeks crowdfunding support

    AN ambitious project to bring Leicester’s former eco house back into community use is seeking public support through a crowdfunding appeal.

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  • 19 November 2019 12:01 PM Social work team shortlisted for top national award

    A SOCIAL work team at Leicester City Council has been shortlisted for a prestigious award in recognition of their outstanding work in supporting vulnerable adults.

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  • 19 November 2019 09:51 AM Two new 20mph zones get the go-ahead

    TWO communities in Leicester are set to get 20mph zones covering residential streets after local support for the road safety schemes.

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  • 18 November 2019 11:50 AM Twinning campaign launched to provide toilets to world’s poorest communities

    A CAMPAIGN aimed at helping ensure communities in developing countries have access to safe, clean toilets is being launched with the help of Leicester’s Lord Mayor this week.

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  • 15 November 2019 04:42 PM Choose Park & Ride for the big switch-on on Thursday

    PEOPLE travelling into the city centre on Thursday for the switch on of Leicester’s Christmas lights are reminded that there’s a late-night Park & Ride service this year.

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