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  • 14 March 2019 Council’s annual pay policy shows gender parity in salaries

    AVERAGE pay for male and female staff at Leicester City Council is now the same a new report has found.

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  • 13 March 2019 City council recruits five more homeless prevention workers

    THE city council has appointed five more homeless prevention officers to join its existing team of 13, to meet the increased demand on its services.

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  • 15 February 2019 Young people investigate mental health services

    YOUNG people are conducting a select committee-style investigation into mental health services in Leicester.

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  • 16 January 2019 Annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration to take place

    LEICESTER’S annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration will take place later this month.

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  • 10 January 2019 New Year glitch prevents collection of 3,000 direct debit payments

    AN IT glitch that was discovered over the New Year break has left the city council unable to collect January payments due from 3,000 customers.

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  • 17 December 2018 New street cleaning machines in operation

    NEW STREET washing machines are now in operation across the city, tackling a range of stubborn cleansing problems including removing chewing gum.

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  • 30 November 2018 City council aims to buy properties to create more affordable homes

    THE city council aims to make more affordable homes available in the city by purchasing around 50 properties to let to families on its housing register.

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  • 26 November 2018 Council launches tree strategy in National Tree Week

    A MAJOR new plan that will guide the management of Leicester’s ‘urban forest’ over the next five years has been launched in the city today (26 November).

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  • 20 November 2018 Parks’ new defibrillators are powered by renewable energy

    THREE new defibrillators powered by renewable energy have been installed at city parks.

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  • 16 November 2018 More than £4.3million invested in school infrastructure improvements

    MORE than £4.3million is to be invested in a programme of improvements at 26 schools across Leicester.

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  • 16 November 2018 Volunteers get to work to mark Inter Faith Week

    CITY council staff have been joining in with volunteering activities and events to mark Inter Faith Week.

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  • 14 November 2018 Standards Committee finds that city councillor breached code of conduct

    THE city council’s Standards Committee has made public the findings of its investigation into a complaint against Cllr Stephen Corrall.

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