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  • 26 November 2021 01:58 PM Pets’ Corner closes in bid to limit spread of bird flu

    ABBEY Park’s Pets’ Corner has temporarily closed to the public as part of a nationwide bid to limit the spread of avian flu.

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  • 19 November 2021 11:02 AM New support fund opens to help those on a low income

    A NEW support fund has opened to assist Leicester residents who are on a low income and in need of help this winter.

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  • 12 November 2021 10:04 AM Good Ofsted rating for city children’s services

    CHILDREN’S services in Leicester have been rated good in all areas and praised by inspectors Ofsted for offering a robust level of support to local families, despite the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 3 November 2021 02:15 PM Safety first is message for Leicester’s Bonfire Night event

    PEOPLE with tickets for Leicester’s Bonfire Night celebrations are being asked to take a quick COVID-19 test before attending the event at Abbey Park on Saturday (6 November).

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  • 2 November 2021 06:07 PM Let’s celebrate safely, says health chief ahead of Diwali Day and Bonfire Night

    PEOPLE planning on joining Leicester’s Diwali Day celebrations are being asked to take a quick COVID-19 test before attending the event on Thursday (4 November) – and to take another test before returning to their workplace or school.

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  • 13 October 2021 01:02 PM National fostering film project launches in Leicester & Leicestershire

    A powerful short film aimed at encouraging more foster carers to come forward has been released.

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  • 8 October 2021 09:52 AM Council to offer help to city’s most vulnerable this winter

    A SENIOR city councillor has welcomed the £3.4million of funding that will help ensure that those on the lowest incomes won’t be cold in Leicester this winter.

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  • 4 October 2021 01:02 PM Council building becomes new PCR testing site in Leicester

    A NEW COVID-19 testing facility for people with symptoms of the virus has opened in Leicester city centre.

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  • 17 September 2021 01:44 PM Recovery Week highlights the help on offer to overcome addiction

    ORGANISATIONS across the city, county and Rutland are marking this year’s Recovery Week with a range of wellbeing and awareness-raising events.

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  • 3 September 2021 09:45 AM Council wins award for its work with parent champions

    THE city council has won a national award for its work with parents and young families.

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  • 19 August 2021 03:01 PM Share your views on strategy to tackle alcohol problems in the city

    PEOPLE are being asked to give their views on proposals looking at how the city council can work with other organisations to tackle problems linked to drinking alcohol.

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  • 28 July 2021 02:53 PM City gets more than £300k funding to help people homeless or at risk of rough sleeping due to domestic and sexual abuse

    SERVICES helping people who are facing homelessness due to domestic abuse, violence or exploitation have been awarded more than £300,000 in Government funding.

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