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  • 12 July 2017 10:29 AM Tree works to be carried out in De Montfort Hall Gardens

    DOZENS of overgrown shrubs and trees in the grounds of De Montfort Hall are to be pruned or removed in a bid to restore the gardens to their original early 20th century glory.

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  • 11 July 2017 10:00 AM Works set to restore mill’s historic façade

    THE FAÇADE of a former textile mill in Leicester’s historic heart is to be fully restored, thanks to a grant from the Greyfriars Townscape Heritage Initiative.

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  • 27 June 2017 09:09 AM Jewry Wall Museum to close its doors for refurbishment

    A MUSEUM telling the story of Leicester’s Roman history is due to close its doors next month ahead of major refurbishment works.

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  • 22 June 2017 03:45 PM Council to lease former tip to Waterside car recyclers

    A former city council recycling centre will be leased to the owners of a vehicle recycling plant looking to relocate from the Waterside regeneration area.

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  • 18 May 2017 09:46 AM Loughborough academic to deliver City Series lecture

    A Loughborough academic is set to present a City Series lecture at Leicester City Hall on Thursday 25 May.

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  • 16 May 2017 02:37 PM Visitors from Denmark will view city’s regeneration schemes

    A DANISH delegation will be in the city later this week to find out more about Leicester’s regeneration plans.

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  • 13 April 2017 09:32 AM Ideas revealed for city's Western Park

    A LOCAL developer and community group could potentially be working in partnership to breathe new life into land and empty buildings on a Leicester park.

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  • 28 March 2017 11:57 AM Donation paves way for Alice Hawkins statue

    SUFFRAGETTE Alice Hawkins is to be commemorated with a statue in Leicester city centre, thanks to a donation by a local businessman.

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  • 13 March 2017 09:58 AM Shop owners invited to bid for new improvement grants

    RETAILERS from key shopping areas in Leicester are being invited to bid for city council grants to help improve their properties.

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  • 9 March 2017 11:42 AM 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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  • 9 March 2017 11:17 AM Workshop offers tips on maintenance of historic buildings

    THE routine care and maintenance of old buildings will come under the spotlight at a workshop to be held in the heart of Leicester’s historic ‘Old Town’.

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  • 23 February 2017 09:40 AM Restaurant refurb takes historic bank off ‘at risk’ list

    A £1.5million project to create a steakhouse restaurant in a long-neglected bank building has been given the stamp of approval by a national heritage watchdog.

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