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  • 13 January 2021 01:50 PM New textiles training centre to launch in Leicester

    AN innovative project to deliver apprenticeships and accredited training for the textiles industry is set to be launched in Leicester.

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  • 18 December 2020 05:45 PM Reminder for businesses to claim grants for coronavirus help

    BUSINESSES across Leicester whose trade has been affected by the local or national coronavirus restrictions are being reminded to apply for a share of funding in the latest grants schemes being administered by Leicester City Council.

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  • 2 December 2020 11:03 AM Latest grants schemes to help businesses affected by restrictions

    BUSINESSES across Leicester whose trade has been affected by the local or national coronavirus restrictions are being encouraged to apply for a share of funding in the latest grants schemes being administered by Leicester City Council.

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  • 12 November 2020 11:50 AM Kickstart scheme will help unemployed youngsters onto jobs ladder

    BUSINESSES across Leicester will be able to offer unemployed young people guaranteed jobs as part of a new scheme taking place in the city.

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  • 10 November 2020 04:28 PM Seventy new jobs to be created by city council as part of Leicester’s new Economic Recovery Plan

    SEVENTY new jobs are set to be created by the city council to help boost Leicester’s local economy in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 27 October 2020 03:05 PM Plans drawn up for Market Place scheme

    AN ATTRACTIVE new route for pedestrians could soon be linking Leicester’s historic Town Hall Square with the shops, bars and cafés in St Martin’s Square.

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  • 30 September 2020 01:30 PM Tenants sign up for Pioneer Park space ahead of development’s opening in January

    A NEW hub for business at Leicester’s Pioneer Park has already signed up its first tenants, despite still being under construction.

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  • 18 September 2020 11:05 AM City council and universities launch £1.6m graduate retention scheme

    MORE than £1.6million is set to be invested in encouraging graduates to stay in Leicester once they have finished their studies.

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  • 17 September 2020 01:00 PM New road paves the way for extended pedestrian zone

    A NEW road that will provide a quick route out of the city centre for buses leaving the Haymarket bus station will open next month – paving the way for the extension of Leicester’s pedestrian zone.

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  • 1 September 2020 01:27 PM Council support for businesses to be Covid-safe

    OVER 1,200 visits have been carried out by council officials over the last two months to ensure that Leicester businesses are following coronavirus safety rules. 

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  • 24 August 2020 02:51 PM Two more London Road food businesses ordered to tackle uncontrolled queueing

    RESTAURANTS and food outlets across the city are being told to take responsibility for tackling the problem of uncontrolled queueing by customers who have turned up without a booking.

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  • 19 August 2020 04:04 PM Latest financial help available for city businesses affected by COVID-19

    BUSINESSES in Leicester have until August 28 to take advantage of financial help which has been made available to for firms affected by COVID-19.

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