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VOLUNTEER 4 GOOD – OPPORTUNITIES IN EVINGTON

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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

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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?

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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

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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

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  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 »

EVINGTON LIBRARY – WHAT IS THE FUTURE?

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The consultation about Transforming Neighbourhood Services is now happening for the East and Central areas of the Leicester City.  It has a deadline of 19th February 2017.  Forms are available at Council sites and on line at www.leicester.gov.uk/tns Friends of Evington trustees think: The Library building should be retained for the Heritage Village of Evington. There could be an improved ... Read More »