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  • 11 June 2018 02:55 PM Schools compete for the ‘eco factor’ at celebration event

    SCHOOLS in Leicester will be showcasing their environmental projects this week as they bid to see who has got the ‘eco factor’.

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  • 8 June 2018 11:18 AM Find out about volunteering at information day

    PEOPLE who want to use their spare time to make a difference in their community can find out about hundreds of opportunities at a Volunteering Fair in Leicester on Monday (11 June).

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  • 7 June 2018 02:48 PM Saddle up for Bike Week

    PEOPLE are being invited to celebrate National Bike Week by riding Leicester’s cycle circuit for free.

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  • 30 May 2018 10:50 AM Council pilots new kerbside collection for small electrical goods

    AROUND 2,000 Leicester homes are helping to trial a new service to recycle unwanted small electrical items and batteries at the kerbside.

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  • 23 May 2018 10:49 AM Figures show big improvements in Leicester’s air quality

    AIR pollution in Leicester is at its lowest recorded levels in ten years, according to the latest figures released by the city council.

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  • 18 May 2018 09:54 AM 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 10:12 AM 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 12:42 PM 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 12:42 PM 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 12:42 PM 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 12:42 PM 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 12:42 PM 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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