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Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

National Lottery Heritage Fund - Green Recovery Challenge Fund

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:26

The £40 million Green Recovery Challenge Fund is part of the Government's wider green economic recovery, jobs and skills package.

Environmental charities in England can apply now for grants of between... Read More »

Tags: Green Recovery Challenge Fund, Heritage Lottery

London Hearts - Funding Public Access Defibrillators

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:52

London Hearts (registered charity 1180901) are helping to fund Public Access Defibrillators (PADs) in communities all over the country. When someone has a cardiac arrest, timely intervention is the key... Read More »

Tags: Defibrillators, Funding, London Hearts, PAD's

Back to School and Back to Libraries!

Posted: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:46

Back to School and Back to Libraries!

As children head back to school for the Autumn term, find out more about some of the changes at Leicestershire's libraries, as well as what's new for children.

Tags: Books, Children, Fun, Library, Reading, School

TREC's e-bulletin, August 2020

Posted: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 11:13

Please see attached for the latest edition of TREC's e-bulletin, August 2020

Tags: Equalities

Bags of Fun for locally isolating Young People

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 07:38

Bags of Fun for locally isolating Young People

Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation has given Young Leicestershire an emergency grant of £4,800 from the National Emergencies Trust. The grant is to help young people stuck indoors during... Read More »

Tags: Community Foundation, Funding, Young People

LCC Communities Fund Round 2 Now Open!

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 17:09

LCC Communities Fund Round 2 Now Open!

Additional funding has been agreed by Leicestershire County Council to support community organisations in the areas of the County affected by the extended lockdown.

Round 2 of the Leicestershire Communities... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Funding

£1/2 Million in Emergency Grants

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 08:51

£1/2 Million in Emergency Grants

Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation Delivers Over £1/2 Million in Emergency Grants

  • 131 local charities, voluntary & community groups awarded
  • National Emergencies Trust donations being... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants

Apply for a free Call-Blocker

Posted: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 15:12

Apply for a free Call-Blocker

Call blockers are available for people receiving scam or nuisance phone calls

The National Trading Standards Scams Team received government funding to supply and install call blocking technology in consumers'... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Safeguarding, Scams, Trading Standards

Coronavirus in Leicester: What you need to know

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 09:57

Leicester is under lockdown once again. The lockdown has attracted international interest and has huge implications for the residents of Leicester personally, economically, and socially.

Local doctors,... Read More »

Tags: COV-19, Communities, Local Lockdown

TREC's e-bulletin, June 2020

Posted: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 09:16

Please see attached for the latest edition of TREC's e-bulletin, June 2020

Tags: Equalities; Communities