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  • 9 July 2019 11:12 AM Funding boost will accelerate city’s work to clean up bus emissions

    MORE buses on Leicester’s busiest routes are set to be adapted to make them cleaner to run as part of the city’s efforts to cut air pollution.

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  • 4 July 2019 11:47 AM Two-wheeled fun on mass schools’ bike ride

    AROUND 400 schoolchildren and adults from 11 schools will take part in a mass ride into the city tomorrow. (Friday 5 July)

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  • 4 July 2019 10:41 AM Major city centre highway maintenance scheme to begin

    A MAJOR highway maintenance scheme is set to begin on one of the busiest shopping streets in Leicester city centre.

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  • 2 July 2019 02:49 PM Weekend closures ahead for major resurfacing work on London Road

    A MAJOR programme of resurfacing is due to take place on Leicester’s busy London Road this July, as work on a £3.9milllion improvement scheme progresses.

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  • 28 June 2019 02:32 PM Go traffic-free at city’s monthly Open Streets festival

    HISTORIC streets in the Greyfriars area of the city centre will be closed to traffic and opened up for people to enjoy this weekend.

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  • 27 June 2019 01:31 PM Parapet repairs on Soar Valley Way to start in July

    Work to repair the damaged bridge parapets on Soar Valley Way (A563), between Fosse Park and the junction to Lutterworth Road will begin in July.

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  • 26 June 2019 01:19 PM Five more bus lanes set for camera enforcement

    CAMERA enforcement of bus lanes is set to be used in four more areas of the city in a bid to improve bus journey times and reduce carbon emissions.

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  • 21 June 2019 11:10 AM City road improvement programme starts next week

    A £250,000 programme of surface dressing works on roads across the city is due to begin next week.

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  • 19 June 2019 11:42 AM School to close its road to traffic for national Clean Air Day

    CHILDREN at a Leicester school will be taking their classroom activities out onto a traffic-free street as part of national Clean Air Day.

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  • 14 June 2019 09:17 AM Section of Regent Road to close over weekend for emergency work

    A SECTION of Regent Road will close over the weekend to allow emergency repairs to be carried out.

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  • 13 June 2019 03:52 PM New vehicle-activated signs put in place to boost road safety

    VEHICLE-activated safety signs have been installed on parts of the city’s road network to reduce traffic speeds near schools, pedestrian crossings, sharp bends and known accident sites.

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  • 10 June 2019 10:03 AM Plans announced to make Lancaster Road more cycle-friendly

    PROPOSALS for a safer and more direct cycle route between Clarendon Park and the city centre have been announced.

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