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Four New Members of UK Youth Parliament for Leicestershire elected

Posted: Sat, 14 Mar 2020 15:37

On March 1st 2020 four new members of U.K. Youth Parliament for Leicestershire were elected - Dev, Harry, Laurence and Stan.

They have been elected to represent the young people of Leicestershire for two... Read More »

Tags: Young People

TREC E-bulletin February 2020

Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 11:31

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

Tags: Equalities; Communities

Using Rivers to Enhance Neighbourhood Plans

Posted: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 09:14

The below guide has been produced by the Welland River Trust and sets out some of the benefits that your local river could bring to your community and how to consider them when preparing a Neighbourhood... Read More »

Tags: Environment, Neighbourhood Planning, rivers

Funding Available for Bus Services

Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 14:23

On 30 September 2019 the Chancellor announced details about £220 million of commitments in 2020-21 to transform bus services in England

This included a range of supporting measures, including a National... Read More »

Tags: Bus Services, Funding, Grants

Congratulations Great Glen

Posted: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 10:11

Congratulations to Great Glen Neighbourhood Plan group on the successful referendum of their revised Neighbourhood Plan. The referendum, which took place on 23rd January 2020 with a turnout of 23.2% and... Read More »

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Still time to have your say on Leicestershire County Council's draft Equality Strategy 2020-24

Posted: Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:47

The consultation on the council's draft Equality Strategy 2020-24 is open until midnight on 2nd February 2020 - don't miss out on the chance to shape the council's equality priorities over the next four... Read More »

Tags: Community, Consultation

Leicestershire County Council commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:26

Leicestershire County Council is hosting a public event in Framland Room, County Hall, on Monday 27 January to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

This is an international day of remembrance for victims of the... Read More »

Tags: Commemoration, Community, Hate Crime

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