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  • 5 August 2020 05:04 PM Selected libraries and children’s centres to reopen next week

    FOUR of the city council’s libraries and two of its children’s centres will be opened up next week.

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  • 24 July 2020 09:10 AM Call for art inspired by lockdown

    ART inspired during people’s experience of lockdown in Leicester will be taking centre stage in a new exhibition planned for New Walk Museum and Art Gallery.

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  • 23 July 2020 11:48 AM Plans for £180k improvements to The Rally park

    PEOPLE are being asked for their views on plans to revamp a popular park close to Leicester’s Waterside regeneration area.

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  • 21 July 2020 08:00 AM 3,000 year-old statue acquired for Leicester’s Ancient Egypt collection

    A BLACK granite statue, made in Egypt more that 3,000 years ago and gifted to the son of travel pioneer Thomas Cook, has been purchased for the city of Leicester.

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  • 15 July 2020 11:30 AM Families can enjoy #ReadingTogether with digital resources and activities

    FAMILIES are being invited to enjoy #ReadingTogether on Thursday as part of the Summer Reading Challenge.

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  • 19 June 2020 12:34 PM Leicester marks Windrush Day with online activities

    PHOTOGRAPHS, letters and artwork from the Windrush generation will be shared online this weekend as Leicester plays its part in marking Windrush Day 2020.

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  • 10 June 2020 03:19 PM Big increase in cycling as Leicester joins Bike Week celebrations

    LEICESTER is celebrating Bike Week this week - as figures show the number of cyclists recorded at key sites in the city has nearly doubled since this time last year.

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  • 10 June 2020 11:21 AM Leicester children choose their Best Book

    NEARLY 600 primary school children from across the city have voted online to select their favourite books.

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  • 4 June 2020 02:46 PM Town Hall Bike Park to reopen on Monday

    LEICESTER’S city centre Bike Park will reopen on Monday (8 June) – and it will be free for all users.

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  • 22 May 2020 04:36 PM Free ideas to help keep young ones happy this half-term

    IT’S going to be challenging to make half-term feel like a break while Leicester’s in lockdown, but there are still plenty of things that families can do to help them enjoy their week off together.

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  • 15 May 2020 04:44 PM City's golf course to reopen on Tuesday

    LEICESTER’S municipal golf course at Humberstone Heights is set to reopen to the public next week.

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  • 1 May 2020 12:20 PM Council tries out new low-carbon mowers on city parks

    NEW low-carbon, battery-powered gardening equipment has been bought by the city council to help advance Leicester’s response to the climate emergency, as well as to improve air quality.

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