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  • 16 October 2020 01:18 PM Council contacts businesses to ensure they are covid-safe

    PUBLIC safety officers from Leicester City Council are working with the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) to contact businesses in Leicester and make sure they are covid-secure.

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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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  • 16 September 2020 03:52 PM £40million cost of council’s Covid-19 response

    LEICESTER City Council’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic will cost the authority over £40m, the Overview Select Committee will be advised in a report next week.

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  • 11 September 2020 06:31 PM Restrictions on Leicester households to stay but others lifted

    The Government has announced today that casinos, bowling alleys, conference centres and indoor play areas will be able to open in Leicester from Tuesday (15 September), but restrictions that prevent people from having visitors from other households in their gardens or their homes will stay in place.

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  • 28 August 2020 03:35 PM Customers and businesses reminded to remember social distancing

    PEOPLE are being reminded to queue safely and maintain social distancing at all times if they are visiting restaurants, shops or food outlets over the bank holiday weekend.

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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 02:27 PM Face coverings on their way to those shielding in Leicester

    SIMPLE face coverings made in factories in Leicester are to be sent out to thousands of people across the city from next week.

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  • 12 August 2020 01:14 PM City council’s tracing team helps track down virus in Leicester

    MORE than 150 people who tested positive for Covid-19 but who could not be located by the national Test & Trace team were found within 48 hours by Leicester City Council.

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  • 29 July 2020 07:50 PM Council helps those still shielding and needing support

    THOUSANDS of people who have relied on food parcels from the Government during the coronavirus lockdown will be supported by the city council from Saturday.

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  • 29 July 2020 03:14 PM Council provides £500,000 to help shopping areas reopen as part of £1.2m package of support

    SHOPPING areas in Leicester are set to benefit from £500,000 of city council funding to help support independent traders as they reopen after the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 6 July 2020 09:06 PM Council-led taskforce tackles issues in city factories

    LEICESTER City Council is working with partners across the city to tackle issues with factory working highlighted by the current coronavirus crisis.

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  • 26 June 2020 10:08 AM Council puts £600,000 into emergency food provision

    THE city council has put over £600,000 of support into emergency food provision over the past 12 weeks, working with food banks across the city to keep people safe during the coronavirus crisis.

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