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  • 31 May 2016 Plenty of Pings! to do in Leicester

    PING pong is returning to Leicester’s streets, open spaces and summer events as part of a nationwide tour highlighting the game.

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  • 31 May 2016 Riverside Festival brings summer fun to city

    A TWO-day free festival of music, arts and activities for all ages is taking place on the banks of the River Soar next weekend.

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  • 27 May 2016 Half-term fun at city museums

    LEICESTER’S museums are offering plenty of fun activities for children and young people this half-term – and many of them are free of charge.

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  • 27 May 2016 Youth service wins award for innovation

    LEICESTER City Council’s youth service has won an award for its work to ensure young people are listened to by professionals.

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  • 27 May 2016 Passport scheme for museum explorers

    A SCHEME to encourage people to explore more of Leicester’s museums this summer will  be launched during next week’s schools’ half term break.

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  • 27 May 2016 Free adult learning opportunities as part of Festival of Learning

    FUN, free adult learning opportunities will be on offer as Leicester joins in national celebrations to mark the Festival of Learning.

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  • 27 May 2016 Youngsters help launch new play area

    A NEW playground in Highfields, which features a range of equipment chosen by local schoolchildren, is set to be officially opened.

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  • 27 May 2016 Roadworks in Leicester - 29th May 2016

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, May 29:

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  • 27 May 2016 Market hosts Summer Food and Drink Festival

    THE very best of fine local food and drink will take centre stage at Leicester Market this weekend for the city’s biggest and best culinary showcase. 

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  • 26 May 2016 Learn to swim programme launches with big splash

    THE NUMBER of children and young people learning to swim in Leicester City Council-run pools is set to double over the next five years, following a revamp of the council’s teaching programme.

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  • 23 May 2016 More than 100 taxi penalty points issued

    A TOTAL of 104 penalty points have been handed out to Leicester taxi drivers on 26 occasions since a new pilot scheme designed to improve safety and standards came into effect.

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  • 23 May 2016 Changes made to council’s social care services

    CHANGES are being made to the way children’s social care services operate at Leicester City Council.

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  • 23 May 2016 Folville Junior School gets ‘good’ Ofsted rating

    A CITY junior school has been rated as ‘good’ by Ofsted after a recent inspection.

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