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Leicester City Council

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Twitter Web App : Yes, yes, yes. The Leicester ice rink is opening on Thursday 5 December 馃ざ 鉀革笍 鉀革笍馃巺 - and its just 拢5 a session between 5pm and 8pm instead of the usual 拢8.50 NUS rate. Book in advance to get the offer 馃憠 socsi.in/fuIte #DMUtop10

Twitter Web App : We are soooo excited and our brilliant cast are ready to go! It鈥檚 the first day of rehearsals for our spectacular panto #Aladdin. Running from Sat 14 Dec to Sun 5 Jan, tickets are on sale now 鉃★笍 bit.ly/Aladdin-DMH

Hootsuite Inc. : Have you spotted contactless donation points across #Leicester city centre? Tap your card to give money to support a local night shelter that helps #roughsleepers.

Read more here: ow.ly/UDIN50wWpEP

Hootsuite Inc. : Our new and improved ice rink opens this week!

Get ready for ice skating in #Leicester this Christmas, all of the details are at christmasinleicester.co.uk. #ChristmasInLeicester

Twitter Web App : On Thursday at 10am you can join an experienced wildlife expert to explore Spinney Hill Park and learn about the different types of plants, tress and wildlife found there. Booking is essential. More here facebook.com/events/3912686鈥 #ActiveLeicester

Twitter Web App : Well be doing emergency patch repairs on the outer ring road at Krefeld Way on Sunday, December 8. It will close in both directions between Strasbourg Drive and Beaumont Leys Lane from 6am until around 1pm. Diversions will be in place. Details here bit.ly/37QoJyS

Twitter Web App : We鈥檙e excited to announce plans to invest 拢450,000 to help create 12,000sqft of new flexible, co-working business space in part of 鈥楾he Gresham鈥, a major redevelopment of the former Fenwick building in #Leicester. Read more here: bit.ly/33yK0Kc

Hootsuite Inc. : Do you need help applying for your child to start primary #school in 2020? Were offering special support sessions to help with #SchoolAdmissions.

Find out more about this at ow.ly/URq150xjUdt

Hootsuite Inc. : Our gritting teams will be out again in #Leicester tonight to help keep you moving on our roads and #highways. Well also be keeping an eye on the weather over the weekend and will respond accordingly... stay safe! #GritterTwitter #winter #LoveLeicester

Hootsuite Inc. : Putting your tree up this weekend? Fancy making your own #Christmas tree decorations? Pop in to #Leicester鈥檚 New Walk Museum on Sunday (1 Dec) from 11am-4.30pm and have a go. 拢3.50 charge for materials.

Hootsuite Inc. : nearly 18,000 people in #Leicester are living with fuel poverty. People struggling with their bills may be entitled to help.

To find out more about this head over to leicester.gov.uk/energy

Twitter Web App : Join us for the Brite Centre Christmas Lights Switch On, where there will be...
馃巵Stalls for your stocking fillers
馃幍Choir at 1pm
馃巺Santas Grotto
馃嵎Mulled wine and Mince pies


Hootsuite Inc. : Who says there鈥檚 no such thing as a free lunch? We dish up thousands of school meals in #Leicester every day. If you鈥檙e on a low income, they could be free - and all infant school children can get a free school meal, regardless of income. More here: bit.ly/33gLZmo

Hootsuite Inc. : Were weeks away from the #GeneralElection on Thursday, December 12.

Find out all of the key information including where #Leicester polling stastions are at leicester.gov.uk/generalelection

Twitter Web App : The annual #Christmas craft fair at #Leicester's historic Guildhall is always a popular event... check it out for lots of lovely, local arts and crafts (and of course, ice cream...) twitter.com/leicestermuseu鈥

Twitter Media Studio : #Leicester鈥檚 Abbey Pumping Station is offering guided tours of its engine house tomorrow (Saturday 30 Nov) 鈥 which means you can look behind the scenes and get up close to a magnificent beam engine in full steam! Tickets 拢5. More details here: bit.ly/2KSQyNm

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Twitter Web App : Did you know that the large plastic tubs and metal tins for sweet and chocolates can be recycled? Of course theyre also great to keep for storage, but if you have too many, pop any old ones in your orange bags.

Twitter Web App : Its a cold weekend ahead. Throughout #winter, have plenty of warm food and drink to keep you warm & please check on vulnerable people #weatheraware

Hootsuite Inc. : Our nature conservationists are recording some of #Leicester鈥檚 most prized mature #trees 鈥 like this large-leaved lime in Belgrave. Known as veteran trees because of their age, size and condition. #LocalWildlifeSites. #NationalTreeWeek