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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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  • 23 March 2021 02:28 PM Bin and orange bag collections to continue as normal over Easter

    PEOPLE living in Leicester will see no changes to their household waste and recycling collections over Easter.

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  • 17 March 2021 10:19 AM Leicester gets £25m boost for carbon reduction programme

    OVER 90 council buildings in Leicester, including schools, leisure centres, libraries and community centres are set to benefit from a multi-million pound programme of low carbon, energy efficient improvements.

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  • 9 March 2021 11:33 AM Low carbon grants offer way for businesses to save on energy costs

    OVER 100 businesses in Leicester and Leicestershire have benefitted from low carbon funding totalling more than £550,000, and there’s still £1million up for grabs.

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  • 24 February 2021 10:27 AM Grants boost to help more homes stay warm and cut energy costs

    A citywide scheme aimed at tacking fuel poverty with grants for energy efficient and low carbon heating has received a major cash boost.

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  • 23 February 2021 11:55 AM Funding boost to further clean up bus emissions

    A FURTHER 42 buses that provide services in Leicester will be adapted to make them cleaner to run as part of the city’s efforts to cut air pollution.

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  • 19 February 2021 03:26 PM Council seizes speaker following noise complaints from neighbours

    COUNCIL officers have seized noise equipment from a flat in Leicester after neighbours complained about very loud music being repeatedly played in the property.

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  • 2 February 2021 06:15 PM Memorial walk for Leicester & Leicestershire reaches fundraising target

    A TREE trail in a country park will soon be providing a space for remembrance for those whose lives have been affected by the coronavirus, thanks to the success of a crowdfunding campaign.

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  • 29 January 2021 05:50 PM Final plea for pledges in COVID remembrance project

    A PROJECT to remember all those affected by COVID could get the go-ahead, if its fundraising target is met by Sunday (31 January).

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  • 28 January 2021 12:42 PM People invited to have their say on Stocking Farm’s regeneration

    PEOPLE who live and work in the Stocking Farm area of north-west Leicester are being invited to have their say on how the area should be regenerated.

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  • 18 January 2021 01:42 PM Successful funding bid supports planting of around 5,000 trees

    NEARLY 5,000 new trees are being planted in two of Leicester’s most popular green spaces, following a successful bid to the Urban Tree Challenge Fund.

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  • 22 December 2020 08:34 AM Major air pollution study will help put city ‘ahead of the curve’

    A ground-breaking project to provide people in Leicester with real-time information about local air pollution from fine particulates is in its final stages of development.

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