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  • 27 November 2017 City’s carbon emissions fall again

    LEICESTER is on track to smash its targets for long-term carbon reductions after continuing to cut its annual emissions.

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  • 15 November 2017 Low carbon lecture takes place in city

    INTERNATIONALLY-renowned names in climate change science will be among the guest speakers engaging with visitors at Leicester’s fifth annual Low Carbon Lecture next week. 

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  • 15 November 2017 Two weeks left to give views in Local Plan consultation

    PEOPLE have two more weeks to take part in a public consultation to help shape the direction of planning and development in Leicester over the coming decades. 

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  • 27 October 2017 Noise equipment seized from bar in Market Street

    OFFICERS from Leicester City Council have seized sound equipment from a Leicester bar after residents complained about very loud music coming from the premises.

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  • 23 October 2017 Free discovery walks and rides for businesses

    BUSINESSES are being offered the chance to take part in a free 10-week programme of cycling and walking activities aimed at helping to improve their employees’ health and wellbeing.

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  • 17 October 2017 Schoolchildren learn about water quality and wildlife

    MORE than 50 schoolchildren from a local primary school have been finding out more about how wildlife is affected by water quality at Braunstone Park.

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  • 2 October 2017 Pop-up forest gives gum-droppers food for thought

    A MINI woodland, complete with trees, shrubs and bird song, popped up at Leicester’s Clock Tower today (Monday, 2 October) as part of a national campaign to tackle the problem of discarded chewing gum.

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  • 28 September 2017 Chance to find out more about city's future flood risk plans

    PEOPLE can find out more about proposals to reduce future flood risk to thousands of Leicester homes at a series of public events starting this week.

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  • 22 September 2017 New scheme gives boost to city's bees and butterflies

    BEES and butterflies will soon be benefiting from new flower-rich areas in Leicester, thanks to a new project that aims to create habitats that will attract and support pollinators in the city.

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  • 20 September 2017 Last chance to view dig finds at Castle Hill Country Park

    THERE’S a final chance to see archaeologists at work in Leicester’s Castle Hill Country Park this weekend, before the four-week community dig comes to an end.

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  • 13 September 2017 Explore your city on foot this autumn

    FREE group walks around Leicester will help people get out and about this autumn.

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  • 11 September 2017 Western Park buildings set for new lease of life

    A LOCAL developer and community group could soon be working in partnership to breathe new life into land and empty buildings on a Leicester park.

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