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  • 28 April 2021 11:48 AM Air quality in Leicester at best levels since monitoring began

    AIR pollution in Leicester was at its lowest level ever recorded last year, as the city saw a huge reduction in traffic as result of the coronavirus lockdown. 

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  • 28 April 2021 09:48 AM Phase one of Jewry Wall revamp underway

    WORK is underway on the first stage of an ambitious project to transform the site of Leicester’s biggest Roman ruins into a world-class visitor centre.

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  • 28 April 2021 09:47 AM First Covid-19 variant for investigation identified in Leicester

    LEICESTER’S Director of Public Health Professor Ivan Browne says that Leicester has received its first notifications from Public Health England (PHE) of a COVID-19 variant in the city that requires investigation and follow up.

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  • 26 April 2021 10:41 AM Major improvements planned for Granby Street gateway

    MAJOR improvements are planned for a busy shopping street that links Leicester city centre and the railway station.

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  • 26 April 2021 09:29 AM Greyfriars heritage scheme offers blueprint for future city centre investment

    THE successful completion of a five-year project to restore and regenerate the architectural heritage of Leicester’s Old Town could offer a blueprint for future investment in the city centre.

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  • 22 April 2021 04:25 PM Programme of preservation work at Magazine Gateway completed

    A SIX-month project to carry out much-needed repairs and restoration work at one of Leicester’s oldest medieval buildings has finished.

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  • 22 April 2021 03:12 PM Designs to improve Leicester Museum and Art Gallery to be discussed

    PROPOSALS have been revealed to update and remodel the interior of Leicester Museum and Art Gallery on New Walk.

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  • 21 April 2021 05:54 PM Get involved with World Book Night

    LEICESTER’S libraries are backing World Book Night on 23 April with a free book giveaway and online discussion.

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  • 21 April 2021 01:28 PM £250,000 pilot project will focus on air quality

    LEICESTER City Council has been awarded nearly £250,000 of Government cash to help make further improvements to local air quality.

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  • 19 April 2021 03:40 PM Handover marks completion of first phase of council house-building project

    THE first phase of a wide-ranging programme to create hundreds of new affordable rental homes for families across Leicester has been completed.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:50 PM Outdoor seating grants to help local hospitality businesses

    CAFES and restaurants in Leicester can apply for grants of up to £4,000 from the city council to buy outdoor furniture.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:47 PM People asked to share their wildlife photos with Leicester Museum & Art Gallery

    PEOPLE in Leicester and beyond are being invited to submit their photographs of the natural world for a new digital exhibition at the Leicester Museum & Art Gallery.

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