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  • 31 January 2018 Candidates wanted for Young People’s Council

    YOUNG people who want to have their say on local issues are being invited to stand for election to the city’s Young People’s Council (YPC).

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  • 31 January 2018 Work starts on city secondary school’s expansion

    WORK is set to begin on a major expansion to a city secondary school.Fullhurst Community College, in Imperial Avenue, Braunstone, will expand into the vacant site formerly occupied by Ellesmere College.

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  • 18 January 2018 Leicester young people share their views with world leaders

    YOUNG people from Leicester have been telling world leaders about the issues they want to see addressed at a forthcoming international meeting.

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  • 11 January 2018 Apply for school place before 15 Jan deadline

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

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  • 14 December 2017 City secondary school celebrates ‘good’ Ofsted rating

    A CITY secondary school with a ‘relentless focus on improving the quality of teaching’ has been given a ‘good’ rating by Ofsted.

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  • 7 December 2017 Council backs annual Toys on the Table appeal

    THE ANNUAL campaign that aims to ensure that every child in Leicester has a present to unwrap at Christmas is once again being supported by the city council.

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  • 6 December 2017 Nominations open for Lord-Lieutenant's Award

    People in Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to nominate inspiring young people for this year’s Lord-Lieutenant’s Award.

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  • 4 December 2017 Youth service wins another award for innovation

    LEICESTER City Council’s youth service has won another award for innovation from the British Youth Council (BYC).

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  • 1 December 2017 Schoolchildren turn rubbish into art for city centre exhibition

    CHILDREN from a city primary school have been turning their rubbish into artwork as part of an environmentally-themed homework competition.

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  • 27 November 2017 Views sought on plans to bring schools together in new Waterside primary

    A consultation has been launched on plans to bring together two city primary schools and transfer teaching to a new larger site in Leicester’s Waterside area.

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  • 13 November 2017 School invites parents to road safety information day

    A LEICESTER primary school is inviting parents back to the classroom to find out how to keep their children safe on the way to and from school.

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  • 1 November 2017 Leicester performs strongly in Progress 8 educational measure

    LEICESTER is in the top half of all local authorities for its Progress 8 measure, according to new figures.

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