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Ernie White

A statement from Councillor Terry Richardson, Leader of Blaby District Council, following the sad death of former Leader and District Councillor Ernie White at the age of 76. “Ernie White, the previous Leader of Blaby District Council died at home

Huncote Hornets to host National BMX Championships

Leicester Huncote Hornets, the BMX club based at Huncote Pavilion Leisure Centre, is set to host rounds three and four of the British Cycling National BMX Race Series. The annual championship rounds will take place on 20th-22nd April 2018, with

PCC toasts the fruits of community-based crime prevention

Leicestershire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Lord Willy Bach today hailed the success of grassroots community work which is transforming the lives of vulnerable people and those at risk of committing crime. Since March, the PCC has invested more than £130,000

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Love Blaby Lottery open to local good causes

Registration is now open for local community groups to benefit from a new lottery coming to the District of Blaby in 2018. Love Blaby Lottery is the weekly online lottery with a jackpot of £25,000, helping local organisations and clubs

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Drama as woman threatens to jump from Osiers Bridge

A number of people, described in local media as ‘Good Samaritans’, intervened in an attempt to prevent a woman jumping from the Osiers Bridge which spans the A5460 between M1 J21 and the Fosse Park roundabout. The incident, which happened

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