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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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  • 20/11/2015 Help for peregrine falcons to nest in city

    PEREGRINE falcons are being given a helping hand to nest and breed upon tall buildings across Leicester.

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  • 05/11/2015 Expert to address climate change at low carbon lecture

    A LEADING climate change scientist will be the guest speaker at a major event taking place in Leicester this month.

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  • 17/08/2015 Knitters join forces for waterways clean up

    A KNITTING group from Belgrave has joined forces with local environmentalists to celebrate the clean-up of a local waterway.

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  • 23/07/2015 Empty property to be brought back into use

    A HOUSE which has fallen into disrepair after standing empty for more than two years is set to be brought back into use.

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