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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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  • 10 June 2020 03:19 PM Big increase in cycling as Leicester joins Bike Week celebrations

    LEICESTER is celebrating Bike Week this week - as figures show the number of cyclists recorded at key sites in the city has nearly doubled since this time last year.

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  • 4 June 2020 02:46 PM Town Hall Bike Park to reopen on Monday

    LEICESTER’S city centre Bike Park will reopen on Monday (8 June) – and it will be free for all users.

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  • 4 June 2020 10:49 AM Take part in Women Talking, City Listening

    A CONSULTATION is asking women in Leicester what barriers they face in achieving their ambitions – including how the coronavirus has affected them.

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  • 28 May 2020 12:42 PM City council helps out with food parcels for those most in need

    THOUSANDS of people in urgent need of assistance during the coronavirus lockdown are getting a helping hand from Leicester City Council.

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  • 19 May 2020 03:44 PM Thousands of Leicester households to get extra help with council tax

    ALMOST 18,000 households in Leicester are set to receive revised council tax bills with a reduction of up to £150 to help ease financial hardship during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 15 May 2020 01:18 PM Consultation asks passengers about their taxi use

    PEOPLE are being asked for their views on whether the number of Hackney carriages normally operating in Leicester meets passengers’ demands.

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  • 13 May 2020 10:01 AM Council sets out likely £40m cost of coronavirus crisis

    THE local response to the coronavirus pandemic could cost Leicester City Council over £40million, according to a new report to the council’s Overview Select Committee.

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  • 1 May 2020 12:20 PM Council tries out new low-carbon mowers on city parks

    NEW low-carbon, battery-powered gardening equipment has been bought by the city council to help advance Leicester’s response to the climate emergency, as well as to improve air quality.

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