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  • 6 June 2019 10:33 AM Looshkin by Jamie Smart named as Our Best Book by city schoolchildren

    THOUSANDS of city schoolchildren have been voting for their favourite books as part of an initiative to encourage reading.

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  • 3 June 2019 11:41 AM Sessions help families get ready for school

    PRE-SCHOOL children and their families are taking part in sessions to help them to get ready for starting school.

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  • 30 May 2019 10:52 AM Camera car to help keep children safe on the school run

    ANYONE stopping on ‘keep clear’ markings outside more than 20 schools in Leicester could now be captured on camera and fined.

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  • 23 May 2019 03:44 PM Council announces next phase of secondary school expansion programme

    WORK on a next phase of a multi-million pound school expansion programme, which is helping to provide thousands of new pupils places in Leicester, will get underway this summer.

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  • 29 April 2019 12:45 PM Courses offer fast track to university study

    PEOPLE who are interested in studying at university but who don’t yet have the entry qualifications can find out about alternative routes at a series of open days.

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  • 18 April 2019 10:13 AM Leicester young people nominated for prestigious awards

    TWO young people from Leicester’s Young People’s Council have been nominated for Lord Lieutenants’ Awards.

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  • 12 April 2019 02:20 PM New funding will help young children improve communication skills

    A SUCCESSFUL bid for nearly £800,000 of Government cash means young children in Leicester will get more support to improve their speech, language and communication skills.

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  • 13 March 2019 03:48 PM Council’s £500k investment to transform disused nursery into adult learning hub

    A DISUSED former nursery building in Beaumont Leys is being transformed into a new adult learning hub thanks to a £500,000 investment by Leicester City Council.

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  • 11 March 2019 02:31 PM Event celebrates adult learners’ successes

    AN event celebrating the successes of adult learners in the city, as well as launching the latest plans to develop the service further over the next five years, is taking place this week.

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  • 7 March 2019 09:03 AM Final touches under way at school’s £15.8m new campus

    FINAL touches are being made to a £15.8 million expansion of a city secondary school, in time for pupils to start using the new facilities next term.

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  • 15 February 2019 12:15 PM Young people investigate mental health services

    YOUNG people are conducting a select committee-style investigation into mental health services in Leicester.

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  • 4 February 2019 11:16 AM Open day offers adults first step to university study

    PEOPLE interested in university-level study but that do not have the traditional entry qualifications can find out about alternative routes at an open day this week.

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