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  • 14 March 2017 New grant launched to help local businesses reduce their energy bills

    A NEW grant is being launched tomorrow (March 15) to help small businesses cut their energy bills.

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  • 9 March 2017 Over £25million growth money for local economy

    THE LEICESTER & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has been allocated £25.87million from the Government in the latest round of Local Growth Deal funding.

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  • 6 March 2017 Social Value Charter to be introduced in Leicester

    LEICESTER City Council is set to introduce a new Social Value Charter to secure employment, environmental and community benefits for the city through its contracts with businesses.

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  • 27 February 2017 Pancake fun at Leicester Market

    LEICESTER Market is teaming up with LOROS for a Pancake Day relay race tomorrow (Tue 28 Feb).

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  • 27 February 2017 Series of events mark National Apprenticeship Week

    PEOPLE in Leicester will get the chance to find out more about local training opportunities as part of National Apprenticeship Week (6-12 March).

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  • 24 February 2017 Fortnight focuses on fair trade

    LEICESTER will be joining towns and cities across the country next week to highlight the need for a fair deal for the world’s poorest farmers.

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  • 17 February 2017 Council announces plans for new £30million investment fund

    COUNCIL plans to invest up to £30milllion in local property and other investment opportunities in Leicester have been announced.

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  • 13 February 2017 New owners for St Martin’s Square

    THE NEW owners of St Martin’s Square have met City Mayor Peter Soulsby to talk about their plans for the area.

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  • 18 January 2017 City Mayor reveals proposals for Clock Tower area

    THE AREA around Leicester’s Clock Tower is set to be transformed under proposals announced by City Mayor Peter Soulsby.

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  • 18 January 2017 Trade for a tenner – or less – at city markets

    TRADERS can rent a stall at Leicester Market for just £10 a day as part of an introductory scheme.

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  • 11 January 2017 Wilko fined over horrific workplace accident

    HOUSEHOLD goods giant Wilko has been fined £2.2million after a horrific accident at a Leicester store left a young female worker paralysed. 

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