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EVINGTON VILLAGE PROPOSED 20MPH ZONE

Leicester City Council is proposing to introduce a 20mph zone around Evington Village. This includes the area outside Linden Primary School. It will mean changing the speed limit to 20 miles per hour and installing some traffic calming features.   At present the speed limit on these streets is 30 miles per hour and we would liketo reduce this to ... Read More »

VOLUNTEER 4 GOOD – OPPORTUNITIES IN EVINGTON

VOLUNTEER 4 GOOD is an Environmental volunteer project for people aged over 50 If you have a few hours to spare and want to meet new people, improve your local environment, do something different and learn a new skill then you can sign up for a volunteer event and help make a difference to local environments and habitats. Its easy ... Read More »

LEICESTER CITY CENTRE – COMMISSIONER JOINS SNIFFER DOGS ON CITY DRUGE CRACKDOWN

Leicestershire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Lord Willy Bach joined officers and a sniffer dog as part of a proactive operation to disrupt illegal drug activity in Leicestershire City Centre. The PCC accompanied city police officers and a ‘passive’ drugs dog, trained to smell the most minute trace of illegal drugs, for Saturday night’s Operation Fall. The operation is targeted at removing drug ... Read More »

WRITE-ON – LEICESTER’S WRITERS’ SHOWCASE – CENTRAL LIBRARY, LEICESTER

Write On – Leicesters Writers Showcase Central Library Leicester  On Wednesday 15 March from 6.30pm Carol Leeming will be reading from her new poetry collection, “The Declamations of Cool Eye” Q& A Book Signings At Write On, A Leicester Writers’ Showcase at Leicester Central Library on Bishop Street. Free entry, book in advance on 0116 2995401 or at the library. Light refreshments provided. Carol Leeming, FRSA, is ... Read More »

ARMED POLICE PATROLS IN LEICESTER: A SIGN OF THINGS TO COME?

Invitation: Armed Police Patrols in Leicester: a sign of things to come? 6:30 pm, Thursday 23rd March 2017 Conference Room, 3rd floor, Race Equality Centre, Phoenix Yard, 5-9 Upper Brown Street, Leicester LE1 5TE Please join us for an evening lecture with our guest speakers Leicestershire Police Chief Constable Simon Cole and Firearms Officer Suk Verma discussing the deployment of ... Read More »

POLICING IN LEICESTERSHIRE – REVIEW OF FUNDING

Ministerial Meeting for PCC Lord Willy Bach and Chief Constable Simon Cole Policing Minister, Brandon Lewis, heard the argument for a favourable review of funding for policing in Leicestershire during a face to face meeting at the Home Office with Police and Crime Commissioner Lord Willy Bach and CC Simon Cole QPM. Leicestershire’s two top policing figures travelled to London ... Read More »

Improvement Plans – Evington Heritage Village – TRAFFIC

  Evington is now a Heritage Village.  It would be better if traffic could be reduced through the Main Street. The complications arise because the planned ring road was never built. The City Council expect clockwise traffic  to turn right along Uppingham Road and so avoid Evington Village.  However when you come to that junction where the A47 Uppingham Road ... Read More »