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  • 20 October 2020 04:31 PM Post a Poppy for this Remembrance Day

    A CAMPAIGN is underway to encourage people in Leicester to commemorate Remembrance Day by creating poppy-themed artwork, cakes or other artefacts.

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  • 20 October 2020 09:49 AM Memorial stone commemorates Far East prisoners of war

    A NEW memorial stone commemorating those who were taken prisoner in the Far East during the Second World War has been installed in the city.

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  • 14 October 2020 02:27 PM Alternatives to traditional Remembrance Day events planned

    PEOPLE across Leicester are being called on to commemorate this year’s Remembrance Day in new and creative ways in the face of Covid-19 pandemic.

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  • 8 October 2020 03:09 PM Jobseeking advice on offer at three city libraries

    JOBSEEKERS will soon be able to get specialist advice at three city libraries.

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  • 28 September 2020 09:55 AM Have your say on future of local laws to tackle problem street drinking

    PEOPLE are being asked for their views on laws to tackle problem street drinking and use of so-called ‘legal highs’ in public places across Leicester.

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  • 24 September 2020 04:15 PM Seizure of speakers and equipment following noise complaints

    CITY council officers have seized noise equipment from a house in Leicester after residents complained about very loud music being played during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 24 September 2020 10:16 AM Work underway on widening footpath between Bede Park and Evesham Road

    Work is underway on a project to widen a footpath from Bede Park to Evesham Road, providing more space for users of the popular route in and out of the city.

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  • 15 September 2020 09:50 AM Warnings from trading standards over cold callers

    Trading standards officers in Leicester are warning residents to stay alert following reports or two types of cold callers offering bogus or substandard services to householders.

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  • 24 August 2020 04:03 PM Council funding for groups to help them be covid-secure

    VOLUNTARY and faith-based groups and organisations across the city can apply for funding to help support their activities as lockdown restrictions in Leicester are eased.

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  • 12 August 2020 02:54 PM Next phase of repairs and improvements to pavements on Narborough Road to begin

    AN investment of £175,000 is being made to repair and improve pavements, street furniture and bollards on one of the busiest gateways into Leicester.

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  • 12 August 2020 01:21 PM Campaign celebrates success of allotments

    MORE than 40 city council-run allotments across Leicester remained open throughout the coronavirus lockdown and provided residents with much-needed outdoor exercise, home-grown produce and a valuable respite from lockdown conditions.

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  • 5 August 2020 05:04 PM Selected libraries and children’s centres to reopen next week

    FOUR of the city council’s libraries and two of its children’s centres will be opened up next week.

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