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Leicester researcher wins multiple awards for work on heart function in diabetes

A clinical researcher at the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Leicester Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) - a partnership between ...
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Council scheme gets women cycling in St Matthews

WOMEN in St Matthews are getting on their bikes thanks to a city council scheme that’s helped them to improve ...
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Tickets for Bosworth Medieval Festival 2020 on sale in time for Christmas

The two-day festival takes place on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 August 2020, with Saturday being the 535th anniversary of ...
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Walk off the festive excess with LOROS Hospice’s 40th Winter Walk

After the indulgence of Christmas, LOROS Hospice is inviting people to don their wellies and join their Winter Walk on ...
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Do you want to help make someone’s Christmas special?

University Hospitals of Leicester Volunteers Service is once again joining forces with Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland and Leicestershire ...
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Charity Funds will Help Rutland Families with Long-Term Conditions

Local charity For Rutland has welcomed a £1,000 donation from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation, made possible by Rutland County Council ...
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New research released ahead of National Menopause Day, October 18

Three quarters of women say that the menopause caused them to change their life and over half say it had ...
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LPT announces Boys as well as girls will receive the HPV vaccination

The Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination programme is now underway this month, as the school age immunisations team at Leicestershire ...
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October: Go Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness

What is Breast Cancer Awareness Month? You may have seen some of our team wearing the pink ribbon this month ...
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October is National Cholesterol Month

October is National Cholesterol Month, a whole month dedicated to raising awareness of cholesterol. Organised by Heart UK, the event ...
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