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  • 27 April 2020 01:30 PM Businesses urged to come forward to claim financial help

    BUSINESSES across Leicester are being urged to come forward to get financial help from an £85million Government fund designed to help them during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 27 April 2020 10:24 AM Milestone for council-led transformation of Waterside as work begins on new offices

    THE ambitious redevelopment of Leicester’s once-neglected Waterside area has reached another major milestone, as work begins on the first new office complex in Frog Island.

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  • 21 April 2020 03:44 PM New Covid-19 redundancy and recruitment service for Leicester and Leicestershire

    A NEW service has been launched to support people in Leicester and Leicestershire who have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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  • 7 April 2020 09:48 AM Retailers urged to be responsible over pricing

    RETAILERS are being urged to act responsibly during the coronavirus outbreak by not charging vastly inflated prices.

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  • 2 April 2020 03:02 PM City gets £85million package of help for businesses

    BUSINESSES in Leicester which are struggling due to loss of trade caused by the coronavirus pandemic will be able to access a package of financial help totalling £85million.

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  • 20 February 2020 09:21 AM Shisha café fined for breaching smokefree regulations

    A COMPANY and director behind a city centre shisha café have been fined £6,000 and ordered to pay over £2,000 in costs after being convicted of a series of smoke-free offences.

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  • 13 January 2020 12:01 PM Apply for school place before 15 Jan deadline

    PARENTS and carers of children who will be starting full-time school in Leicester this autumn are being reminded to apply before the deadline of 15 January.

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  • 30 October 2019 12:21 PM Two new November dates for vegan market

    A VEGAN market is returning to Leicester following the success of its first event.

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  • 9 October 2019 12:27 PM New figures show tourism is booming in city and county

    NEARLY 35million people visited Leicester and Leicestershire last year, with a million more visitors choosing to spend time in the area in 2018 than in the previous year.

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  • 28 August 2019 11:21 AM Over £1 million in grants awarded to Leicestershire businesses

    Collaborate for Growth, the Leicestershire business support project has awarded £1.2 million in grant funding to local businesses and created nearly 200 jobs.

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  • 19 August 2019 02:25 PM Award for shopfront improvement scheme

    A SCHEME that has helped to revamp shopfronts in the city has won an award from the Federation of Small Businesses.

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  • 1 July 2019 02:30 PM Apprentices celebrate achievements at graduation ceremony

    HUNDREDS of people who have successfully completed an apprenticeship in the past 12 months have been celebrating their achievements at a graduation ceremony.

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