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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

NHS at 70: The Story Of Our Lives Project

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 11:45

The NHS are seeking stories that people in Leicestershire have of their time either working in the NHS, or being treated by the NHS as a patient.

NHS at 70 is a national programme of work, supported by... Read More »

Tags: NHS

Westminster Interfaith Photo Competition

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 09:41

Westminster Interfaith is bringing out a revised edition in 2021 of Transcendence: Prayer of People of Faith, a collection of about 140 prayers and readings coming from a wide selection of world faiths.... Read More »

Tags: Community

TREC E- bulletin December 2019

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 09:34

Attached is the latest edition, December 2019, from The Race Equality Centre, Leicester.

Tags: Community

Turning Point Newsletter 2019/2020

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 09:21

Attached is the Winter edition of Turning Point News from Turning Point, 2 Eldon Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 3QL

Tags: Community

Places of Welcome

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 09:01

A Place of Welcome offers your neighbourhood a place where everyone can go for a friendly face, a cup of tea and a conversation if and when they need it.

To find out more about Places of Welcome and how... Read More »

Tags: Community

Leicestershire County Council's, Participation in Heritage and Libraries Team 2019

Posted: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:38

Leicestershire County Council's, Participation in Heritage and Libraries Team 2019

A lovely clip showcasing examples of how a variety of volunteering roles in the community can enhance peoples lives. Examples include volunteers involved in a library book drop off service, local heritage... Read More »

Tags: Community, Volunteering, heritage, library, museums

Promoting biodiversity through the UK planning systems

Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 07:36

The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) with the Partnership for Biodiversity in Planning have published new advice for town planners on Biodiversity in Planning. It examines the obligations and opportunities... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, climate change, environment

Congratulations Ab Kettleby

Posted: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:36

Congratulations to Ab Kettleby Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 3rd October 2019 with a turnout of 26.35% and the following results:-

116 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

A new Equality Strategy for Leicestershire

Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:15

County residents, and anyone with an interest in equalities in Leicestershire, are invited to comment on Leicestershire County Council's draft Equality Strategy 2020-24. The council's current strategy... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation

Policy Officer Post x2

Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 07:39

Leicestershire County Council's Chief Executive's Department are looking to recruit two full-time Policy Officer posts. One will be based within the Communities Team the other will be based in the Policy... Read More »

Tags: Community, jobs