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  • 8 March 2018 Event helps communities to get growing - 9th March 2019

    A COMMUNITY food-growing event is taking place at the city council’s Charles Street offices this week.

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  • 6 March 2018 Ballot boxes open for Young People’s Council vote

    BALLOT boxes are now open at city schools, colleges, youth clubs and community venues across the city, as young people prepare to elect a new Young People’s Council (YPC) for Leicester.

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  • 20 February 2018 Your chance to join in with the Great British Spring Clean

    VOLUNTEERS can sign up now to help keep Leicester litter-free, as part of a national event called the Great British Spring Clean.

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  • 20 February 2018 Revamped neighbourhood centre launched

    A POPULAR neighbourhood centre is set to be relaunched after a £250,000 investment and improvement programme.

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  • 31 January 2018 Candidates wanted for Young People’s Council

    YOUNG people who want to have their say on local issues are being invited to stand for election to the city’s Young People’s Council (YPC).

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  • 18 January 2018 Heroes of grassroots sport collect their awards at council ceremony

    LOCAL heroes of grassroots sport in the city have been recognised for their achievements at the city council’s Sports and Physical Activity Awards.

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  • 18 January 2018 Leicester young people share their views with world leaders

    YOUNG people from Leicester have been telling world leaders about the issues they want to see addressed at a forthcoming international meeting.

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  • 17 January 2018 Time to reflect on Holocaust Memorial Day

    THE MILLIONS of people killed in the Holocaust and in subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur will be remembered in Leicester next week.

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  • 12 December 2017 Final week to have a say on the Local Plan

    PEOPLE have until the end of this week to take part in a public consultation to help shape the direction of planning and development in Leicester over the coming decades. 

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  • 6 December 2017 Nominations open for Lord-Lieutenant's Award

    People in Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to nominate inspiring young people for this year’s Lord-Lieutenant’s Award.

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  • 4 December 2017 Youth service wins another award for innovation

    LEICESTER City Council’s youth service has won another award for innovation from the British Youth Council (BYC).

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  • 1 December 2017 Schoolchildren turn rubbish into art for city centre exhibition

    CHILDREN from a city primary school have been turning their rubbish into artwork as part of an environmentally-themed homework competition.

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