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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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  • 9 July 2021 02:28 PM Book your jab before the final whistle

    AS THE clock runs down on Euro 2020 and the government roadmap, joint chiefs across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are getting behind the latest push for people to get their COVID vaccine.

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  • 22 June 2021 11:55 AM Evington Leisure Centre reopens after £1.45m revamp

    A POPULAR Leicester leisure centre has reopened after a £1.45m revamp.

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  • 15 June 2021 06:39 PM National Smile Month reminds children to look after their teeth

    A CHALLENGE to count the Rutland Dinosaur’s teeth, some top tips on dental health from Welford, the Leicester Tigers’ furry mascot, and a mass tooth-brushing event have all been helping to remind children in Leicester to look after their teeth.

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  • 4 June 2021 12:46 PM Pupils help to launch Leicester’s new Food Plan

    PUPILS and staff from Stokes Wood Primary School have been helping to launch Leicester’s new Food Plan.

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  • 4 June 2021 11:12 AM Making Carers Visible for National Carers’ Week

    ONLINE events, wellbeing walks and support for carers will be available next week as part of National Carers’ Week, which runs from 7-13 June.

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  • 2 June 2021 06:18 PM Walk-in vaccines available for many in Leicester until Sunday

    PEOPLE in areas of Leicester where the take-up of the coronavirus vaccination has been low are being urged to have their jab this week.

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  • 26 May 2021 12:00 PM Team effort ensures youngsters don’t go hungry this half-term

    CHILDREN in Leicester who normally have a free school meal won’t miss out over the half-term break, thanks to a holiday food programme that’s supported by Leicester City Football Club and Leicester-based Samworth Brothers.

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  • 25 May 2021 02:00 PM No changes to Covid-19 guidance for city

    Leicester’s Director of Public Health says the Government has confirmed that new advice published on its website in relation to Leicester and other areas, suggesting that additional restrictions were to be put in place, was incorrect.

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