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  • 16 September 2019 03:24 PM Council wins £2m bid to celebrate architectural heritage of city centre streets

    HISTORIC buildings in three of the busiest shopping streets in Leicester’s city centre could be in line for a share of £2milllion improvement scheme.

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  • 2 September 2019 12:37 PM First look at proposals for new public realm scheme

    PROPOSALS for a scheme that would improve the links between the National Space Centre and the Abbey Pumping Station have been drawn up by the city council.

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  • 28 August 2019 09:41 AM New £2.3million office complex ready to open at Friars Mill

    A LANDMARK riverside development at the heart of Leicester’s Waterside regeneration area has been boosted by the completion of over 10,000sqft of new, purpose-built office space.

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  • 4 July 2019 03:43 PM City council agrees loan to support Leicester Cathedral Revealed project

    LEICESTER City Council is to loan almost £1m to Leicester Cathedral to help enable it to create a new Heritage Learning Centre.

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  • 31 May 2019 02:41 PM £7million set to be invested to provide new council housing in city

    LEICESTER City Council is set to invest a further £7million on building and buying properties which can be used to provide much-needed affordable housing in the city.

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  • 21 March 2019 02:23 PM New grant scheme to help celebrate Church Gate’s built heritage

    PROPERTY owners in Leicester’s Church Gate could get help to restore historic shopfronts as part of a new partnership scheme.

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  • 21 March 2019 01:28 PM Plans announced for multi-million pound housing schemes for vulnerable people

    PLANS for a major multi-million pound scheme to build more than 150 homes for vulnerable and older people in the city have been given the go-ahead.

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  • 21 March 2019 10:13 AM City council-owned housing company’s first homes get go ahead

    PLANNING permission has been granted for the first council homes to be built by a new city council-owned housing company.

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  • 20 February 2019 10:28 AM Council sets out new housing vision for disused Waterside site

    PEOPLE are being invited to comment on proposed housing and development guidelines for a vacant site at the heart of Leicester’s Waterside regeneration area.

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  • 13 February 2019 03:24 PM Council to invest £1.35m in next phase of tower block sprinkler programme

    A FURTHER £1.35milllion is set to be invested in fitting sprinkler systems at more city council tower blocks in Leicester, as work nears completion at the first block to have the new fire safety measures installed.

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  • 20 December 2018 03:57 PM Over £350,000 of Right to Buy cash to support purchase of affordable homes

    PLANS to use over £350,000 of Right to Buy cash to help provide more affordable homes have been announced by Leicester City Council.

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  • 11 December 2018 01:02 PM Government confirms £10m grant for Ashton Green

    A GOVERNMENT grant of £10million is to fund new roads that will help unlock further development at Leicester City Council’s Ashton Green housing site.

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