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  • 16/05/2017 Chance to discuss bereavement at Gilroes

    DYING and bereavement aren’t always easy to discuss, but a Leicester crematorium is giving visitors the chance to talk openly and ask questions about the funeral process this weekend.

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  • 26/04/2017 Household recycling scheme’s appeal for more donations

    A SCHEME which helps give unwanted furniture and electrical items a new lease of life is appealing for more donations.

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  • 21/04/2017 Council invests £500,000 in social work training

    The city council is investing £500,000 in a new training programme for staff working in children’s social care.

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  • 17/03/2017 Council set to take decision on early help service cuts

    THE city council is set to formalise a decision to make initial budget savings of around £3.6 million a year by reducing its early help services.

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  • 16/03/2017 Singing session and flashmob mark Safer Sleep Week

    CHILDREN and families in Leicester will be taking part in a lullaby singing session this week to highlight the importance of safer sleep for babies.

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  • 13/02/2017 Valentine plea to save Glenfield children’s heart centre

    MEMBERS of the public can show their love for the children’s heart centre at Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital tomorrow (14 February) by signing a giant Valentine’s card.

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  • 06/02/2017 Free health MOTs for people aged 40-74

    PEOPLE aged 40-74 who live in Leicester are being reminded that they can book a ‘free health MOT’ at their GP surgery.

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  • 02/02/2017 Consultation launched on future of city’s homelessness services

    PEOPLE are being asked for their views on homelessness services in the city in a new public consultation.

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  • 21/12/2016 Public asked to be vigilant as bird flu confirmed in Lincolnshire

    MEMBERS of the public are being asked to be alert to the arrival of bird flu in Leicester, following news that the virus has been identified at a turkey farm in Lincolnshire.

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  • 20/12/2016 Leisure centres open new Changing Places facilities

    NEW toilet facilities for people with profound disabilities have been installed at two Leicester City Council leisure centres.

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  • 25/10/2016 Council moves to make buildings more dementia-friendly

    THE city council is planning to allocate £250,000 from its capital budget to help make its buildings more dementia-friendly.

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  • 10/10/2016 Dentists get new ‘quality mark’ for backing oral health campaign

    DENTISTS who are working closely with the city council to improve oral health in Leicester are being accredited with a new ‘quality mark’ of excellence.

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