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Shocking number of used syringes removed from Leicester streets every month – Leicester Mercury


Leicester Mercury

Shocking number of used syringes removed from Leicester streets every month
Leicester Mercury
A Leicester City Council spokesman said: “Discarded needles are treated as an urgent priority and our cleaning teams aim to deal with any reports within an hour. “Anyone finding a discarded needle should call the city council’s customer service line on

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Motorists are shunning Stoke-on-Trent’s newest car park (where it costs £1872 for an annual permit) – Stoke-on-Trent Live


Stoke-on-Trent Live

Motorists are shunning Stoke-on-Trent’s newest car park (where it costs £1872 for an annual permit)
Stoke-on-Trent Live
The Wharf Place car park was previously used as a staff car park for Stoke-on-Trent City Council workers. But staff have now been moved to other car parks in Stoke town centre to open up Wharf Place to all drivers. Motorist Damien Kirby, aged 36, of

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Watch out for these roadworks on one of Stoke-on-Trent’s busiest roads – and they start today – Stoke-on-Trent Live


Stoke-on-Trent Live

Watch out for these roadworks on one of Stoke-on-Trent’s busiest roads – and they start today
Stoke-on-Trent Live
Temporary traffic lights are being installed on part of Victoria Road, in Fenton, from 9.30am to 3.30pm today. Stoke-on-Trent City Council is carrying out the work to fix potholes near Bargain Booze and Swinnerton Cycles. It is part of a multi-million

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Council told: ‘We need toilets outside the Hanley market!’ – Stoke-on-Trent Live


Stoke-on-Trent Live

Council told: ‘We need toilets outside the Hanley market!’
Stoke-on-Trent Live
Campaigners are calling on council bosses to build a block of toilets outside the city centre’s indoor market – as the authority looks to overhaul the facility. Stoke-on-Trent City Council is to invest £1.5 million into Hanley Indoor Market – based

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Revealed: Dual carriageway plan for one of Stoke-on-Trent’s busiest roads – Stoke-on-Trent Live


Stoke-on-Trent Live

Revealed: Dual carriageway plan for one of Stoke-on-Trent’s busiest roads
Stoke-on-Trent Live
Plans have been revealed to turn one of Stoke-on-Trent’s busiest roads into a dual carriageway – once a £5.7 million project to expand a bottleneck junction is completed. Stoke-on-Trent City Council wants to create the dual carriageway on the stretch

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Glasgow Council staff in strike vote over pay equality – STV News


STV News

Glasgow Council staff in strike vote over pay equality
STV News
More than 10,000 Glasgow City Council staff will vote on strike action as talks continue over pay equality. Trade union Unison said council workers and those employed by its arm’s length external organisations have been discriminated against since 2006
Glasgow’s equal pay women to be consulted on strikeEvening Times

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Major roadworks to begin in Leicester city centre on Monday, here’s how long they’ll last and what work is taking place – Leicester Mercury


Leicester Mercury

Major roadworks to begin in Leicester city centre on Monday, here’s how long they’ll last and what work is taking place
Leicester Mercury
A Leicester City Council spokesman said: “The latest phases of the work involve carriageway widening on Vaughan Way and major changes to the junction layout with Highcross Street. “On Monday, major changes will begin at the junction of Vaughan Way and

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Coventry council top earners still get over £2m – and one got £500k golden handshake – Coventry Observer


Coventry Observer

Coventry council top earners still get over £2m – and one got £500k golden handshake
Coventry Observer
FOURTEEN Coventry City Council unelected executives still receive six-figure remuneration – despite years of cuts, pay freezes and job losses. Figures from the TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) show the 14 senior council officers earned combined remuneration

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Bourges Boulevard lane closures extended with works ‘progressing well’ – Peterborough Telegraph


Peterborough Telegraph

Bourges Boulevard lane closures extended with works ‘progressing well’
Peterborough Telegraph
A Peterborough City Council spokesman said there is not enough capacity to incorporate a right turn coming out of the station car park. Works will also include introducing a ramped entrance into the car park, which will also have new parking spaces

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