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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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  • 31 January 2019 10:20 AM Two-year delay likely for planned Waterside school

    PLANS for a new multi-million pound school building in Leicester’s Waterside area have been put on hold due to serious ground condition issues.

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  • 30 January 2019 03:03 PM Leicester Libraries offer free storytelling at the Highcross

    LEICESTER Libraries will be running free storytelling sessions for children in the Highcross on Saturday (2 Feb) to mark the Chinese New Year and National Storytelling Week.

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  • 28 January 2019 02:32 PM Reading Rampage and Our Best Book inspire children and young people to read

    A BOY who needs to learn to swim in a hurry, an overweight girl who deals with put-downs by pretending she finds them funny and a friendship that uses chocolate to break the language barrier are among the inspiring tales on offer as part of this year’s Reading Rampage.

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  • 22 January 2019 04:25 PM Local Offer Live returns for fourth year

    A free event for families who have a child with disabilities or special educational needs (SEND) will take place at Curve in Leicester tomorrow.

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  • 13 December 2018 04:09 PM Apply for a school place before January 15 deadline

    PARENTS and carers of children who will be starting full-time school in Leicester in autumn next year are being reminded to apply before the January 15 deadline.

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  • 28 November 2018 10:44 AM New £3.6m plan to create more specialist pupil places in city

    A DISUSED community centre is set to be refurbished to create more specialist school places for some of the city’s most vulnerable pupils.

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  • 16 November 2018 11:43 AM More than £4.3million invested in school infrastructure improvements

    MORE than £4.3million is to be invested in a programme of improvements at 26 schools across Leicester.

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  • 29 October 2018 02:05 PM Deadline approaching for secondary school applications

    FAMILIES in Leicester who have children due to transfer to secondary school next year are being reminded that they need to apply for a school place before the 31 October deadline.

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  • 29 October 2018 11:40 AM Primary school becomes first in UK to receive prestigious training award

    A LEICESTER primary school is celebrating after becoming the first in the country to receive a prestigious award recognising the importance of staff training in the field of mental health and wellbeing work.

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  • 19 October 2018 04:24 PM City primary schools celebrate after growing their own grub

    A CITY primary school is celebrating its fourth consecutive win in an annual gardening competition.

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  • 18 October 2018 01:23 PM School rises to poppy-making challenge

    STUDENTS at a Leicester secondary school are making 1,000 giant poppies that will play a key role in the city’s Remembrance Day commemorations next month.

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