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  • 22 November 2019 12:42 PM Time running out for voters to register ahead of December General Election

    THE deadline is approaching for people who haven’t yet registered to vote in next month’s general election to do so.

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  • 18 November 2019 11:50 AM Twinning campaign launched to provide toilets to world’s poorest communities

    A CAMPAIGN aimed at helping ensure communities in developing countries have access to safe, clean toilets is being launched with the help of Leicester’s Lord Mayor this week.

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  • 11 November 2019 03:20 PM Reminder for voters to register ahead of December General Election

    PEOPLE across Leicester are being called on to ensure they are registered to vote in next month’s General Election.

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  • 7 November 2019 09:19 AM Leicester cook Jody is a School Meals Hero

    A SCHOOL cook who is determined to make mealtimes special for children has been nominated as a School Meals Hero.

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  • 31 October 2019 02:32 PM Traffic advice as Nagar Kirtan Sikh parade takes to city's streets

    MOTORISTS are being advised of possible traffic disruption caused by a religious procession taking place this weekend.

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  • 2 October 2019 03:56 PM Older people reminded to claim what they’re entitled to

    OLDER people in Leicester are being reminded to claim everything they’re entitled to as part of a citywide initiative to encourage the take-up of welfare benefits.

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  • 27 September 2019 02:04 PM New recruits will help to maintain council homes

    NINETEEN new housing apprentices have joined Leicester City Council to help carry out repairs on council homes.

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  • 24 September 2019 01:35 PM Chance to look behind the scenes at city’s crematorium

    THERE’S a rare chance to look behind the scenes at one of the country’s oldest working crematoriums this weekend as Leicester’s Gilroes crematorium opens its doors to the public.

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  • 23 September 2019 02:21 PM Campaign raises awareness of work to bring empty homes back into use

    A CITY council team dedicated to bringing empty houses back into use is calling on people to report properties that have fallen out of use.

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  • 17 September 2019 12:54 PM Council funds local charities to increase support for homeless

    THE city council has given funding to two local homelessness charities to enable them to give extra support to rough sleepers in the city.

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  • 6 September 2019 04:08 PM Unsung ‘Road Heroes’ recognised in national campaign

    A WORKMAN who has been repairing Leicester’s roads for more than 50 years is one of a legion of unsung heroes which are the focus of a national campaign taking place today.

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  • 6 September 2019 10:45 AM New service will support hundreds of homeless people into work

    A NEW college for people experiencing homelessness is set to open in Leicester’s Dawn Centre in the New Year.

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