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The Leicester Curry Awards team has been working with a number of restaurants and takeaways across the city of Leicester to provide meals to members of society that are conducting essential work during lockdown. With the current climate surrounding...
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In the wake of the current lock-down, many events are being postponed or cancelled. And due to the uncertainty of how long lock-down will go on for, events that are scheduled later in the year are also being reconsidered. One of which, is the...
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Leicester City Council is working with bike shops around the city to offer free bikes to key workers during the coronavirus pandemic. The Leicester Bike Aid scheme, which is being organised by the council's Ride Leicester team, will be loaning...
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Recently, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has set up a panel of advisors to decide whether or not more of us should wear face-masks to help tackle the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Currently, the WHO has deemed that the only people that...
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Struggling businesses in Leicester who have lost trade due to the coronavirus pandemic will be able to access a package of financial help totaling £85 million. The "Small Business Grant" and the "Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant" were...
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Local people have come forward in Leicester to offer their services to help the city's response to the Coronavirus outbreak. The group Voluntary Action Leicestershire launched their website on 20th March, and since then, 1,200 people have...