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  • 21 November 2018 Ward funding boost for ‘The Brass of the Saff’

    A CROWDFUND campaign to help buy new instruments and uniforms for a youth brass band has had a boost, thanks to backing from ward councillors and the City Mayor.

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  • 20 November 2018 Parks’ new defibrillators are powered by renewable energy

    THREE new defibrillators powered by renewable energy have been installed at city parks.

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  • 16 November 2018 Volunteers get to work to mark Inter Faith Week

    CITY council staff have been joining in with volunteering activities and events to mark Inter Faith Week.

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  • 9 November 2018 Stunning images released of Leicester’s Arch of Remembrance

    STUNNING aerial images of Leicester’s historic Arch of Remembrance, and Centenary Walk have been released by Leicester City Council.

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  • 5 November 2018 War memorials restored as part of city’s Armistice commemorations

    WORK to restore every war memorial in Leicester has been completed as part of a programme of events, activity and investment to mark the centenary of the First World War and Armistice Day.

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  • 5 November 2018 Countdown to Christmas gets under way

    THE LIGHTS are going up, the tree’s arrived at the Clock Tower, and the shops are heaving with gift ideas – it may only be November, but it looks like Leicester is ready for Christmas!

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  • 1 November 2018 Councils join forces to tackle fuel poverty in Leicestershire

    PEOPLE living in Leicester and Leicestershire will soon be able to buy green energy from a not-for-profit company that aims to provide some of the cheapest gas and electricity on the market.

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  • 30 October 2018 City's leaders launch Leicester's Homelessness Charter

    The Bishop of Leicester, Leicester’s City Mayor and Leicestershire’s Police and Crime Commissioner have joined forces to launch Leicester’s Homelessness Charter.

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  • 29 October 2018 Awards for environmental volunteers

    VOLUNTEERS who have helped their neighbourhoods to blossom and helped improve the city’s parks and waterways have won a range of awards for their efforts.

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  • 22 October 2018 Ride Leicester festival nominated for tourism award

    A CITY cycling festival has been nominated for a tourism award.

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  • 19 October 2018 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 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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