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  • 10 July 2019 11:24 AM Drivers reminded of forthcoming road closures on London Road

    MOTORISTS are being reminded that a busy route into and out of Leicester will be closed in both directions for three weekends in a row for road works.

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  • 10 July 2019 10:26 AM Festival of Chariots takes to city centre this weekend

    A HUGE decorated chariot will make its way through the city centre this weekend as part of colourful celebrations of the Hare Krishna festival of Rathayatra.

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  • 10 July 2019 09:04 AM Investment in repairing residential streets

    RESIDENTIAL streets in communities across Leicester are due to be repaired as part of a £168,000 investment by Leicester City Council.

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  • 9 July 2019 11:12 AM Funding boost will accelerate city’s work to clean up bus emissions

    MORE buses on Leicester’s busiest routes are set to be adapted to make them cleaner to run as part of the city’s efforts to cut air pollution.

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  • 8 July 2019 11:23 AM Crematorium makes books of remembrance available online

    PEOPLE can now go online to search over 36,000 memorial inscriptions from books of remembrance held at Leicester’s Gilroes Crematorium.

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  • 4 July 2019 03:43 PM City council agrees loan to support Leicester Cathedral Revealed project

    LEICESTER City Council is to loan almost £1m to Leicester Cathedral to help enable it to create a new Heritage Learning Centre.

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  • 4 July 2019 11:47 AM Two-wheeled fun on mass schools’ bike ride

    AROUND 400 schoolchildren and adults from 11 schools will take part in a mass ride into the city tomorrow. (Friday 5 July)

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  • 4 July 2019 10:41 AM Major city centre highway maintenance scheme to begin

    A MAJOR highway maintenance scheme is set to begin on one of the busiest shopping streets in Leicester city centre.

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  • 3 July 2019 10:42 AM Ellesmere students kick off plastics campaign

    STUDENTS from Ellesmere College are kicking off a summer campaign to reduce litter in our waterways.

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  • 3 July 2019 10:40 AM Exhibition opens the book on classic Ladybird Book art

    A MAJOR new exhibition will get underway at New Walk Museum this summer bringing to life the breathtaking work of artistry from classic children’s books.

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  • 2 July 2019 04:14 PM Pollinators make a beeline for Leicester's ring road

    BEES and butterflies are heading for Leicester’s ring road this summer, thanks to a planting project that’s transforming the city’s roadside verges into havens for pollinators.

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  • 2 July 2019 02:49 PM Weekend closures ahead for major resurfacing work on London Road

    A MAJOR programme of resurfacing is due to take place on Leicester’s busy London Road this July, as work on a £3.9milllion improvement scheme progresses.

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