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  • 16 October 2020 01:18 PM Council contacts businesses to ensure they are covid-safe

    PUBLIC safety officers from Leicester City Council are working with the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) to contact businesses in Leicester and make sure they are covid-secure.

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  • 14 October 2020 04:47 PM Gym at Aylestone Leisure Centre reopens after £440k revamp

    GYM facilities at a popular Leicester leisure centre have been transformed, following a £440,000 revamp.

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  • 14 October 2020 12:27 PM Leicester in Tier 2 of Government’s new Covid alert levels

    RESTRICTIONS on household mixing in Leicester will largely continue unchanged, following the introduction of the Government’s new three-tier Local Covid Alert Level system.

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  • 9 October 2020 01:20 PM Claims open for Covid support payments for those at risk of financial hardship

    EMPLOYED or self-employed people who are told to self-isolate but whose income would be hit by staying at home can now claim a £500 support payment.

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  • 5 October 2020 03:37 PM Government pauses shielding programme in Leicester

    ARRANGEMENTS that have helped some of the city’s most vulnerable residents to shield from the coronavirus will be paused in Leicester today (5 October).

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  • 16 September 2020 03:19 PM Leicester film about children’s rights reaches global audience

    A FILM about children’s rights made by young people in Leicester is reaching a global audience after being picked up by UNICEF.

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  • 14 September 2020 06:00 PM City council praised for response to Leicester outbreak

    A GOVERNMENT commissioned review that aimed to identify lessons learned from the first local outbreak in the country, has resulted in praise for Leicester City Council’s response to the situation.

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  • 11 September 2020 12:40 PM First council gyms to reopen on Monday

    FOUR city council leisure centres in Leicester will reopen to the public on Monday (14 September).

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  • 11 September 2020 09:23 AM Diwali and Christmas to be marked with lights but no crowds this year

    TWO of the biggest events in Leicester’s festival calendar will not take place this year, as coronavirus restrictions continue to prevent people from gathering in large groups.

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  • 10 September 2020 05:38 PM 'Start a conversation' is the message for suicide prevention day

    WORK being done in the city, county and Rutland to raise awareness of suicide and the support that is available to prevent it, will be highlighted on World Suicide Prevention Day today (Thursday 10 September).

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  • 7 September 2020 06:37 PM Week highlights that recovery from addiction is possible

    ORGANISATIONS across the city, county and Rutland are marking this year’s Recovery Week by streaming live and recorded content online every day, starting from today (7 September).

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  • 4 September 2020 07:00 PM Gyms and pools can reopen from Tuesday says Government

    GYMS, swimming pools, fitness suites and dance studios can reopen in Leicester from Tuesday (8 September).

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