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  • 9 July 2018 Brahmpreet to speak at Strong Cities Summit in Melbourne

    A YOUNG person from Leicester who has been involved in projects to tackle extremism has been invited to Australia to talk about her experiences.

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  • 6 July 2018 Filbert Fox backs 1,000 Tweaks campaign to promote healthy lifestyles for children

    LEICESTER City’s much-loved mascot Filbert Fox is backing a new city council campaign that promotes healthy lifestyles for children.

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  • 6 July 2018 Local voluntary groups invited to talk to city council

    LEICESTER City Council is starting a dialogue with local voluntary and community sector (VCS) groups and organisations, exploring ways to strengthen their relationship.

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  • 5 July 2018 Schoolchildren show off their cycling skills with mass schools’ bike ride

    AROUND 350 schoolchildren from 11 schools will take part in a mass ride into the city tomorrow.

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  • 25 June 2018 Grab a rickshaw ride at popular street food event

    VISITORS to Leicester’s popular Canteen street food event later this week will be able to test-ride some new rickshaws.

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  • 20 June 2018 Leicester pupil wins national writing prize

    A YEAR six pupil from Stokes Wood Primary School in Leicester has won a national award for his writing.

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  • 13 June 2018 Award for council scheme that helps get people into work

    A COUNCIL scheme that helps people get into work and improves local neighbourhoods has won an award.

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  • 8 June 2018 Find out about volunteering at information day

    PEOPLE who want to use their spare time to make a difference in their community can find out about hundreds of opportunities at a Volunteering Fair in Leicester on Monday (11 June).

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  • 7 June 2018 City council launches new equality strategy

    THE city council is launching a new equality strategy, outlining its commitment to equality, diversity and human rights in Leicester.

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  • 7 June 2018 City schoolchildren choose their Best Book

    THOUSANDS of city schoolchildren have been voting for their favourite books as part of an initiative to encourage reading.

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  • 7 June 2018 Saddle up for Bike Week

    PEOPLE are being invited to celebrate National Bike Week by riding Leicester’s cycle circuit for free.

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  • 31 May 2018 Crowdfunding leads to new minibus for city equestrian venture

    AN INNOVATIVE project that gives inner-city children the chance to ride horses has been able to buy a minibus thanks to the city council’s CrowdFund Leicester initiative.

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