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  • 19 April 2021 12:46 PM Conservation work continues on Abbey Park’s historic precinct walls

    THE latest phase of a major programme of work to repair and preserve the historic precinct wall at Leicester’s Abbey Park is now underway.

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  • 16 April 2021 04:31 PM UK Community Renewal Fund opens to bids from projects in Leicester

    INNOVATIVE projects that will support people and businesses in Leicester can now bid for a share of the Government’s £220million UK Community Renewal Fund.

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  • 15 April 2021 02:56 PM New park and ride site planned for Beaumont Leys

    A NEW 300-space park and ride site is being planned for Beaumont Leys.

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  • 15 April 2021 11:29 AM Supply chain and home-based businesses can claim in latest phase of grants

    MORE businesses are being called upon to apply for grants to help with costs and loss of income during the coronavirus lockdown and recovery.

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  • 15 April 2021 10:37 AM Proposed cycling and walking routes to be delivered alongside the Putney Road link road scheme

    NEW cycling and pedestrian facilities are to be delivered as part of the city’s Connecting Leicester programme, in order to improve links to new developments in the Aylestone Road and Putney Road areas.

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  • 14 April 2021 12:07 PM Work to begin on improved route to replace dingy underpass in Beaumont Leys

    A DINGY underpass is set to be removed as work begins on a range of improvements to a busy neighbourhood road in Leicester.

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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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  • 9 April 2021 06:16 PM Leicester pays tribute to Prince Philip

    FLAGS in Leicester are flying at half-mast today, as the city mourns the passing of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

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  • 8 April 2021 03:55 PM Twice-weekly rapid testing now available to everyone in England

    EVERYONE in England is being encouraged to take twice-weekly coronavirus tests to help identify and suppress the spread of new variants of the virus.

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  • 6 April 2021 01:50 PM Proposals will revamp residential area in St Matthews

    CHANGES to part of a Leicester housing estate have been proposed to help reduce crime, create more parking and improve the area for residents.

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  • 1 April 2021 10:12 AM Warning to businesses offering at-home beauty treatments despite lockdown

    BUSINESSES offering beauty treatments at home during lockdown are being warned they face fines, prosecution and possible police action after a rise in the number of reports of such work taking place despite the Covid-19 restrictions.

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  • 30 March 2021 02:48 PM Still time for eligible families to register for holiday food programme

    CHILDREN in Leicester who normally have a free school meal won’t miss out over the Easter break, thanks to a holiday food programme co-ordinated by the city council.

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