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  • 07/09/2017 Homeowner taken to court over breach of planning permission

    A HOMEOWNER who constructed a dormer window that didn’t meet planning regulations has been forced to take it down after the city council took legal action.

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  • 26/07/2017 Consultation to begin on Local Plan

    PEOPLE are being given a chance to have their say on how planning and development takes place across Leicester over the coming decade.

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  • 13/04/2017 Ideas revealed for city's Western Park

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

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  • 28/03/2017 Donation paves way for Alice Hawkins statue

    SUFFRAGETTE Alice Hawkins is to be commemorated with a statue in Leicester city centre, thanks to a donation by a local businessman.

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  • 04/01/2017 Former hostels set to provide new council homes

    THREE former city council hostels are set to be transformed into new homes for people on the council’s housing register.

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  • 08/12/2016 Work begins on cycle circuit at city college

    WORK is beginning on a new purpose-built cycle training circuit in the city.

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  • 21/11/2016 Biggest ever expansion of city’s secondary schools

    LEICESTER City Council is beginning the next phase of work on a £45million project that will see the biggest ever expansion of our secondary schools.

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  • 20/10/2016 Council granted injunction in planning case

    LEICESTER City Council has been granted an injunction forcing the owners of a house in the city to comply with planning laws.

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  • 12/10/2016 Final phase of BSF programme to start next year

    THE FINAL phase of a £350m programme to improve all of Leicester’s secondary and special schools is to get under way early next year.         

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  • 23/08/2016 Children’s services’ buildings to get £8m overhaul

    SCHOOLS, youth centres, children’s homes and children and family centres are among the buildings included in a planned £8 million maintenance programme that could get under way this year.

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  • 05/08/2016 Have your say on future development

    People can help shape a long-term plan to advise where future employment and housing developments take place in Leicester and Leicestershire.

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  • 04/08/2016 City shortlisted for two transport awards

    LEICESTER has been shortlisted from cities across the UK for two prestigious National Transport Awards. 

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