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  • 30 October 2018 City's leaders launch Leicester's Homelessness Charter

    The Bishop of Leicester, Leicester’s City Mayor and Leicestershire’s Police and Crime Commissioner have joined forces to launch Leicester’s Homelessness Charter.

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  • 29 October 2018 Deadline approaching for secondary school applications

    FAMILIES in Leicester who have children due to transfer to secondary school next year are being reminded that they need to apply for a school place before the 31 October deadline.

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  • 29 October 2018 Travel company which sold pilgrimages to Mecca sentenced for fraud

    THREE men involved in a Leicester travel firm have been prosecuted for fraudulently claiming to be licensed to sell package trips to Mecca for the Hajj pilgrimage.

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  • 29 October 2018 Awards for environmental volunteers

    VOLUNTEERS who have helped their neighbourhoods to blossom and helped improve the city’s parks and waterways have won a range of awards for their efforts.

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  • 29 October 2018 Primary school becomes first in UK to receive prestigious training award

    A LEICESTER primary school is celebrating after becoming the first in the country to receive a prestigious award recognising the importance of staff training in the field of mental health and wellbeing work.

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  • 29 October 2018 Have a say over pavement parking options

    RESIDENTS are being invited to have their say over plans to allow cars to park safely on designated pavement areas in parts of Belgrave and Rushey Mead.

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  • 26 October 2018 Road closed to allow funeral procession for respected local councillor

    PART of Belgrave Road will be closed to traffic briefly on Saturday morning for the funeral procession of a respected local councillor who died suddenly last weekend.

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  • 25 October 2018 New exhibition tells story of women's campaign for the vote

    A PROGRAMME of events celebrating one hundred years of women’s suffrage continues this weekend with the opening of a new exhibition in Leicester.

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  • 24 October 2018 City’s greener transport plans get £6.2million European cash boost

    PLANS to promote sustainable transport and cut carbon emissions across Leicester have received a major boost with the award of almost £6.2million of European Union funding.

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  • 24 October 2018 Finishing touches to Diwali preparations

    THE finishing touches are being made to preparations for Leicester’s world-renowned Diwali festivities which start this weekend.

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  • 23 October 2018 Disco inferno for Abbey Park Bonfire and Firework Display

    DISCO’s 1970s heyday will be alive once again at Leicester’s biggest and best bonfire and firework display next month.

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  • 23 October 2018 New council team providing extra support for rough sleepers

    WORK to help rough sleepers in Leicester has been boosted by the creation of a new team at Leicester City Council.

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