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  • 18 May 2018 Leicester to be re-declared a Smoke Control Area

    RESTRICTIONS on polluting smoke from chimneys of businesses and homes across Leicester are due to be renewed as part of a move to tackle air pollution.

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  • 15 May 2018 Countdown to annual BioBlitz nature survey

    THERE are just a few days left until Leicester's ninth annual BioBlitz, a 24-hour wildlife life survey of a city nature spot.

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  • 26 April 2018 Open Streets monthly event celebrates city’s people-friendly streets

    A NEW monthly event aimed at encouraging people to explore Leicester’s people-friendly streets kicks off this Sunday (29 April).

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  • 26 April 2018 Stroll up, stroll up for the Walk Leicester festival

    WALKING tours to discover Leicester’s street art, heritage and green spaces are being offered as part of the first-ever Walk Leicester festival.

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  • 12 April 2018 HSBC UK Let's Ride Leicester event announced for 12 August 2018

    BRITISH Cycling and HSBC UK have announced that they will be returning to Leicester in August following the success of last year’s free, family cycling event.

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  • 9 April 2018 Peregrine Watch gives insight into cathedral’s birds

    AN event this week will be offering a bird’s eye view into the fascinating lives of a family of peregrine falcons nesting in Leicester Cathedral.

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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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