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Summer Reading Challenge – Leicestershire Libraries

15th August 2018

The Summer Reading Challenge is aimed at children aged four to eleven, and encourages them to keep up their reading skills and confidence over the long summer break. It is run in almost all libraries in the UK and it is completely free.

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Oadby Food Bank

30th July 2018 Read more about Oadby Food Bank

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland’s Living Well with Dementia Strategy 2019-2022

26th July 2018

The key aim of the local Dementia Programme Board is to support people affected by dementia to live well in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Hot Weather Alert Leicestershire

5th July 2018

If the weather gets really hot this summer, make sure you know how to protect yourself.

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Integrated Lifestyle Consultation

26th June 2018

Have your say on how we support people to lead a healthy lifestyle:

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Get Composting – Reduced rates for compost bins

26th June 2018

Working with councils across the UK to deliver great value compost bins water butts and more.

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HMRC warns on tax refund scams

31st May 2018

Fraudsters are sending scam emails and SMS-messages that promise tax rebates to trick people into disclosing their account and personal details.

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Shire Community Grants

20th April 2018

To help deliver the priorities of Leicestershire County Council’s Communities Strategy, the Council’s SHIRE Community Grant programme for 2018-19 is now OPEN for applications.

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First Contact Plus Evaluation 2017 News Article

5th April 2018

  First Contact Plus is a cornerstone of the Public Health approach to prevention. As the front door to a range of preventative services, it provides an essential triage and signposting role for professionals and public alike.

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Enrych Newsletter – Spring 2018 Edition

4th April 2018

Welcome to our Spring Newsletter, we have packed a lot into this edition, the personal stories are particularly heart-warming simply because they emphasise the whole point of why Leonard Cheshire and Sue Ryder set up the charity in 1986.

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