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  • 28 May 2021 10:44 AM Bus lane improvements planned for part of Leicester’s busy Melton Road

    PLANS for a new bus-only lane and 30mph speed limit on part of Leicester’s busy Melton Road have been announced by the city council.

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  • 26 May 2021 04:40 PM Proposed new East Midlands rail link praised by region’s city leaders

    PLANS for a new rail connection linking Leicester and Coventry have been praised by council leaders in both cities as a once in a generation chance to improve transport links in the region.

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  • 21 May 2021 02:55 PM City’s first electric buses bring cleaner, greener travel to Leicester

    A FLEET of electric buses powered by 100% renewable energy will replace diesel vehicles on Leicester’s three park & ride routes next week.

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  • 21 May 2021 02:40 PM Alterations ahead for pop-up cycle lanes and footway schemes

    CHANGES will take place over the coming weeks to temporary cycle routes and pavement-widening schemes introduced at the beginning of the pandemic.

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  • 13 May 2021 02:42 PM Last chance to join bike share scheme’s trial offer

    LEICESTER residents, commuters and visitors are being encouraged to sign up for a new ebike hire scheme by 17 May if they want to take advantage of an introductory trial offer.

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  • 6 May 2021 10:14 AM Resurfacing work to take place on part of outer ring road

    REPAIRS and resurfacing work are due to take place at a busy junction on Leicester’s outer ring road this weekend.

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  • 26 April 2021 10:41 AM Major improvements planned for Granby Street gateway

    MAJOR improvements are planned for a busy shopping street that links Leicester city centre and the railway station.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:50 PM Outdoor seating grants to help local hospitality businesses

    CAFES and restaurants in Leicester can apply for grants of up to £4,000 from the city council to buy outdoor furniture.

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  • 15 April 2021 02:56 PM New park and ride site planned for Beaumont Leys

    A NEW 300-space park and ride site is being planned for Beaumont Leys.

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  • 15 April 2021 10:37 AM Proposed cycling and walking routes to be delivered alongside the Putney Road link road scheme

    NEW cycling and pedestrian facilities are to be delivered as part of the city’s Connecting Leicester programme, in order to improve links to new developments in the Aylestone Road and Putney Road areas.

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  • 14 April 2021 12:07 PM Work to begin on improved route to replace dingy underpass in Beaumont Leys

    A DINGY underpass is set to be removed as work begins on a range of improvements to a busy neighbourhood road in Leicester.

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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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