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  • 12/04/2018 HSBC UK Let's Ride Leicester event announced for 12 August 2018

    BRITISH Cycling and HSBC UK have announced that they will be returning to Leicester in August following the success of last year’s free, family cycling event.

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  • 09/04/2018 Peregrine Watch gives insight into cathedral’s birds

    AN event this week will be offering a bird’s eye view into the fascinating lives of a family of peregrine falcons nesting in Leicester Cathedral.

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  • 04/04/2018 Riverside schemes to support wildlife and cut flood risk

    MORE birds, butterflies and dragonflies will be stopping off at Leicester’s riverside this summer as work on two new wetland habitats gets under way.

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  • 23/02/2018 Leicester to get Government help to curb air pollution

    LEICESTER is due to get Government help and funding to draw up measures to improve air quality, following a High Court case this week.

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  • 14/02/2018 Second national award for parks’ volunteering scheme

    A VOLUNTEERING scheme organised by the city council’s parks department has won its second national award.

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    27/10/2017 Noise equipment seized from bar

    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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    22/09/2017 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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  • 11/09/2017 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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  • 11/04/2017 Peregrine falcons make their home at Leicester Cathedral

    EASTER is traditionally a time for eggs symbolising new life, but a family of birds of prey at Leicester Cathedral have taken it one step further.

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  • 22/03/2017 Leicester joins the big switch-off

    THE LIGHTS at Leicester’s Town Hall will go off for an hour on Saturday night (25 March) as the city joins a worldwide event to highlight climate change.

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  • 09/12/2015 Green schools to gather for eco-event

    PRIMARY pupils from across Leicester will be sharing ideas about how to make schools more sustainable at a special event at the National Space Centre.

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  • 09/12/2015 Views sought on new carbon reduction plan

    A RANGE of actions that will help Leicester hit ambitious carbon reduction targets in the next ten years have been outlined for public comment.

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