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  • 23 December 2019 08:48 AM More homeless support on offer in Leicester as winter arrives

    EXTRA services to tackle homelessness will be on offer over Christmas and throughout the winter to help ensure that no-one needs to sleep rough in Leicester.

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  • 20 December 2019 12:43 PM Car park to open on Boxing Day to help football fans

    A CITY centre car park that would normally be closed on bank holidays will open on Boxing Day (Thursday 26 December) to help football fans get to Leicester City’s sell-out match against Liverpool.

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  • 19 December 2019 12:56 PM Council scheme gets women cycling in St Matthews

    WOMEN in St Matthews are getting on their bikes thanks to a city council scheme that’s helped them to improve their cycling skills.

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  • 19 December 2019 09:57 AM Leicester to pilot major study of local air pollution

    LEICESTER is set to be the first city in the country to study and model locally-based fine particulate pollution (PM2.5) as part of a new project.

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  • 19 December 2019 09:47 AM Work to begin on final phase of major Belgrave Gate revamp

    A FINAL phase of work to transform the route between Leicester’s Golden Mile and the city centre will get underway early in the new year.

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  • 18 December 2019 02:53 PM Residents to give their views on road safety measures in Humberstone Village

    DESIGNS have been drawn up to improve road safety in a community in response to concerns raised at a series of public meetings.

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  • 18 December 2019 02:36 PM Make donations to the Dawn Centre your Secret Santa choice

    ANYONE looking for an alternative to their Secret Santa present is being invited to make up a pack of toiletries for people in need at the city council’s Dawn Centre.

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  • 18 December 2019 09:35 AM Number of top-rated food outlets in city nearly doubles in five years

    THE number of food outlets in Leicester given the highest possible quality rating has nearly doubled in the last five years.

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  • 17 December 2019 11:48 AM Grants on offer to help local business vehicles go green

    BUSINESSES in Leicester can benefit from a generous grant scheme that aims to increase the uptake of ultra-low emission vehicles and help further improve air quality.

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  • 16 December 2019 04:32 PM Naughty Sugar! takes top prize at 30th Open exhibition

    A PANEL of judges has been assessing the painting, prints, drawings, photographs, sculptures and craft that feature in this year’s Open exhibition in Leicester and the prize winners have been announced.

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  • 16 December 2019 11:06 AM Lord Mayor visits community lunch club

    MEMBERS of a lunch club in Knighton invited Leicester’s Lord Mayor to join them for a festive meal.

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  • 13 December 2019 03:27 PM Council seeks members for first Leicester Climate Assembly

    PEOPLE in Leicester are being invited to take part in the city’s first climate assembly and help shape the local response to the climate emergency.

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