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  • 14 December 2017 12:38 PM Children’s social care in city singled out for praise

    Leicester’s social care services for children have been singled out for praise in Ofsted’s annual report.

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  • 8 December 2017 12:39 PM More than £800,000 invested in city children’s homes

    MORE than 800,000 pounds’ worth of improvements are being made to children’s homes across Leicester as part of a major programme of refurbishment.

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  • 21 November 2017 12:39 PM Poster campaign to highlight issue of domestic violence

    A HIGH-PROFILE campaign has been launched to reach more people who are affected by domestic and sexual violence and abuse.

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  • 13 November 2017 03:27 PM Event marks World Diabetes Day

    VISTORS to the city centre will be able to find out more about diabetes tomorrow at an event being held to mark World Diabetes Day (14 Nov).

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  • 10 November 2017 12:39 PM Protect yourself against flu this winter

    PEOPLE are being urged to protect themselves against flu this winter.

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  • 6 October 2017 11:52 AM Pop-up shop opens for conversations on World Mental Health Day

    A POP-UP shop will open its doors next Tuesday (10 October) to anyone in Leicester who wants to talk about mental health issues.

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  • 29 September 2017 12:37 PM Time to apply for a community grant

    COMMUNITY projects to help people overcome mental health problems are getting a helping hand thanks to a new grant funding scheme.

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  • 19 September 2017 10:56 AM Young people’s films aim to help prevent radicalisation

    YOUNG people in Leicester have created a series of films spelling out the difference between ‘radical’ and ‘radicalised’.

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  • 6 September 2017 02:51 PM MP to visit Leicester’s stop-smoking service

    AN MP with a particular interest in smoking and health will be visiting Leicester’s stop-smoking service this week.

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  • 4 September 2017 12:29 PM Sustained progress in quality of Leicester’s children’s services, says Ofsted

    CHILDREN’S services in Leicester have improved significantly and are no longer rated inadequate, according to the latest report from Ofsted.

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  • 20 July 2017 02:37 PM Summer food scheme launched in city

    MORE than 15,000 free meals are being handed out over the next six weeks to children and young people at play schemes, adventure playgrounds and youth centres across Leicester.

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  • 11 July 2017 12:47 PM Council recalls sippy cups following parent’s concern

    LEICESTER City Council is voluntarily recalling around 3,000 infant drinking cups as a precaution due to concern about loose spouts.

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