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  • 27 August 2019 02:54 PM Repair work to take place on Evington Road Bridge

    A BRIDGE in a residential area of Leicester is set to undergo major maintenance and repair works next month.

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  • 27 August 2019 09:55 AM Visit Leicester store set to move into award-winning visitor centre

    LEICESTER’S award-winning King Richard III visitor centre and flagship tourist information store are set to operate from the same location.

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  • 23 August 2019 10:23 AM Investment in road repairs across city neighbourhoods this summer

    REPAIRS to roads in neighbourhoods across the city are taking place over the coming weeks as part of Leicester City Council’s annual capital maintenance programme.

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  • 22 August 2019 11:07 AM Don’t miss out on Healthy Start vouchers

    FAMILIES on a low income are being urged not to miss out on weekly Healthy Start vouchers that can be spent on fruit, vegetables and milk.

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  • 22 August 2019 10:24 AM Prepare for road closures as Let’s Ride Leicester rolls into city

    CITY centre streets will be closed to traffic and opened up for people to enjoy at the weekend, as HSBC UK Let’s Ride Leicester rolls into the city.

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  • 22 August 2019 10:11 AM Junction to be closed in major stage of Ravensbridge Drive works

    DRIVERS are being reminded of forthcoming overnight closures of a busy road junction as part of a major improvement scheme.

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  • 21 August 2019 02:24 PM City museum is second most visited free attraction in East Midlands

    LEICESTER’S flagship museum was the second most visited free attraction in the East Midlands last year, according to a survey carried out by Visit England.

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  • 21 August 2019 12:27 PM Open Streets teams up with Let’s Ride Leicester for summer fun

    OPEN Streets and Let’s Ride Leicester are joining forces to offer visitors to the city centre an array of free, family-friendly activities this weekend.

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  • 21 August 2019 10:18 AM Plans take shape for Leicester's Christmas ice rink

    LEICESTER’S real ice rink will be back for Christmas 2019 – and this year there’ll be a brand new feature for skaters to enjoy.

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  • 20 August 2019 03:52 PM New programme of heritage panels approved

    THE latest phase of heritage interpretation panels telling the story of Leicester’s fascinating history have been given the go ahead.

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  • 20 August 2019 01:05 PM Space-themed fun for all the family on Victoria Park

    THE COUNTDOWN is under way to a day of space-themed fun in Leicester’s Victoria Park tomorrow (Wednesday).

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  • 19 August 2019 05:35 PM Ride Leicester festival brings two weeks of two-wheeled fun

    LEICESTER’s two-week festival of two-wheeled fun is getting under way with races, guided rides, talks and tours.

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