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  • 4 April 2018 Riverside schemes to support wildlife and cut flood risk

    MORE birds, butterflies and dragonflies will be stopping off at Leicester’s riverside this summer as work on two new wetland habitats gets under way.

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  • 26 March 2018 Change to waste collections for the Easter holidays

    RECYCLING and waste collections for some city residents will change next week due to the Easter holidays.

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  • 14 March 2018 More than 1,000 children to take part in clean-up weekend

    MORE than 1,000 children and young people from 15 city schools will be helping to pick up litter in Leicester as part of the Great British Spring Clean.

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  • 13 March 2018 Braunstone schools become Water Guardians

    SCHOOLS in Braunstone have been taking part in an innovative environmental project aimed at educating children about flooding issues.

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  • 23 February 2018 Leicester to get Government help to curb air pollution

    LEICESTER is due to get Government help and funding to draw up measures to improve air quality, following a High Court case this week.

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  • 20 February 2018 Your chance to join in with the Great British Spring Clean

    VOLUNTEERS can sign up now to help keep Leicester litter-free, as part of a national event called the Great British Spring Clean.

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  • 14 February 2018 Second national award for parks’ volunteering scheme

    A VOLUNTEERING scheme organised by the city council’s parks department has won its second national award.

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  • 12 December 2017 Sustainability on the menu at schools’ eco-roadshow

    HUNDREDS of local schoolchildren have been sharing ideas about how to make their schools greener as part of the Leicester Eco-Schools Roadshow.

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  • 4 December 2017 Waste collection changes over Christmas period

    LEICESTER City Council will be making changes to regular waste and recycling collection days due to the Christmas bank holidays.

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  • 1 December 2017 Schoolchildren turn rubbish into art for city centre exhibition

    CHILDREN from a city primary school have been turning their rubbish into artwork as part of an environmentally-themed homework competition.

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  • 29 November 2017 City Mayor to speak as part of lecture series at De Montfort University

    AN event exploring the built environment and public health has added Leicester Mayor Peter Soulsby to its list of speakers. 

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  • 28 November 2017 Invitation to learn about Lutyens

    THE ARCHITECT who designed Leicester’s stunning Arch of Remembrance will be celebrated in a free lecture at New Walk Museum this week.

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