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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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  • 07/10/2016 Film shown at Highcross for World Mental Health Day

    A FILM showing local people sharing positive messages about mental health will be on display in Leicester for World Mental Health Day.

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  • 07/10/2016 ‘Significant progress’ in improving children’s services, says Ofsted

    LEICESTER is making ‘significant progress’ in improving its children’s services, according to the latest report from Ofsted.

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  • 06/10/2016 Views sought on new mental health hubs

    PROPOSALS which aim to give people across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland equal access to high quality mental health services are being put forward for consultation.  

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  • 06/10/2016 Stoptober campaign visit cancelled

    A PLANNED Stoptober advice roadshow in the city today has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

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  • 04/10/2016 Stoptober campaign comes to city centre

    PEOPLE wanting to give up smoking as part of this year’s Stoptober campaign can get help and advice thanks to a roadshow taking place in Leicester city centre this week. 

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  • 14/09/2016 View sought on cuts proposed to children's services

    ALMOST half of Leicester’s children and family centres face closure as the city council considers ways to make additional savings of up to £55 million – on top of the £100 million it has already found.

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  • 25/08/2016 Parks staff get CPR training

    STAFF working in the city council’s parks services are being trained in life-saving skills.

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  • 24/08/2016 Summit to look at future of primary care in Leicester

    LEICESTER’S Deputy City Mayor Cllr Rory Palmer is calling on health professionals and patients to come together to help shape local plans for primary care and GP services.

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