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  • 15 June 2021 02:24 PM Community projects seek £3million of funding to boost employment and skills

    FIVE community projects in Leicester are being put forward for a share of £3million of funding designed to help support people back into employment through learning new skills.

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  • 13 May 2021 03:33 PM Eye-catching new mural helps businesses on King Richards Road

    A NEW mural commemorating King Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth has been created on King Richards Road in Leicester.

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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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  • 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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  • 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 11:14 AM New hub will help get young people into jobs

    A £4MILLION project to create a new youth hub and help get young people into jobs, education and training is being launched in Leicester.

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  • 30 March 2021 09:31 AM Calls for new enforcement body as council publishes report

    CITY mayor Peter Soulsby and deputy city mayor Cllr Adam Clarke are calling for the Government to make good on its manifesto commitment to create a single enforcement body that would cover all aspects of labour abuse, exploitation and poor working practices.

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  • 29 March 2021 10:50 AM Free pavement café licences to help local businesses

    FREE street café licences that allow businesses to create outdoor seating areas on pavements are being made available by Leicester City Council.

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  • 25 March 2021 05:36 PM Businesses can claim in latest phase of grants

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

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  • 23 March 2021 12:40 PM #FREE Charter offers employment help to former offenders

    EX-offenders are to be offered more help and support to improve their future job and life prospects as part of a new initiative launched in Leicester.

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  • 10 March 2021 11:38 AM Tenants move in to new workspace at Pioneer Park

    A NEW hub for business at Leicester’s Pioneer Park is now open and welcoming its first tenants.

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  • 24 February 2021 10:32 AM Latest phase of business help available

    BUSINESSES and charities are being called upon to apply for the latest in a series of grants to help with costs and loss of income during the coronavirus lockdown.

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