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  • 9 July 2021 02:28 PM Book your jab before the final whistle

    AS THE clock runs down on Euro 2020 and the government roadmap, joint chiefs across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are getting behind the latest push for people to get their COVID vaccine.

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  • 9 July 2021 01:48 PM New knife crime strategy launched in Leicester

    AN INNOVATIVE new knife crime strategy that has been designed by and for local communities is being launched in Leicester.

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  • 9 July 2021 10:06 AM Changes to city’s network of pop-up cycle lanes and social-distancing measures

    ALTERATIONS are due to be made to a citywide network of pop-up safe cycling, walking, and social-distance measures which were introduced during the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020.

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  • 8 July 2021 04:32 PM Work to begin on new Putney Road link road scheme

    A NEW road scheme designed to tackle congestion and create a shorter route between two of the city’s busiest arterial roads is to get underway next week.

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  • 8 July 2021 11:21 AM Leicester’s Bookbus service to go electric

    LEICESTER’S Bookbus service is to go electric as part of the city council’s commitment to tackling the climate emergency.

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  • 7 July 2021 04:23 PM New 20mph zone to be installed in Rushey Mead

    DOZENS of residential streets in Rushey Mead are to be included in a new 20mph zone aimed at cutting traffic speeds and improving safety.

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  • 7 July 2021 10:40 AM Experimental scheme will close rat-running route

    A JUNCTION used by ran-running motorists to cut through a residential area of the city is to be partly closed to traffic in an experimental scheme to improve road safety.

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  • 6 July 2021 12:58 PM Sign up now for holiday scheme for children on free school meals

    CHILDREN and young people in Leicester who receive free school meals are being invited to sign up for a free programme of activities over the summer holidays.

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  • 6 July 2021 12:19 PM City’s history brought to life in latest batch of heritage panels

    THE ONE–TIME home of a famous Leicester family, the site of Leicester’s Art Deco dairy, and the story of Leicester’s very own Statue of Liberty are all featured on new heritage panels produced by the city council.

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  • 5 July 2021 01:19 PM Funding gives more people the chance to try ebikes

    The city and county councils in Leicester and Leicestershire have linked up with the Department for Transport to offer residents the chance to try getting around on electric bikes.

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  • 1 July 2021 03:06 PM Final phase of Welford Road corridor improvement programme to begin

    THE last stage of a major programme of road resurfacing and improvement works in and around one of the main routes into Leicester is due to start at the end of next week.

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  • 1 July 2021 01:48 PM Help judge a ‘meal-barrow’ at Abbey Pumping Station this weekend

    SCHOOLS that have been growing ‘meal-barrows’ full of healthy fruit and vegetables will have their efforts judged at an open day on Saturday.

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