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Monday, May 27, 2024


The latest coronavirus updates for Leicester and Leicestershire

Leicester lockdown decision date brought forward

The decision on whether the localised lockdown in Leicester can be removed will now be made sooner

Coronavirus rates in Leicester getting close to June lockdown levels

With coronavirus rates in Leicester increasing again, the city council is warning residents that infections are getting close to the June lockdown level

Police break up party with 150 people in Leicester park

Leicestershire Police were called to a park to break up a large party in Beaumont Leys

Higher Covid deaths among BAME people not related to health issues

Higher Covid deaths among BAME people is not driven by health issues

Man fined £10,000 for hosting house party, as new restrictions begin

A teenager has been fined £10,000 for hosting a large house party, breaking coronavirus rules

Government provides more clarity on restrictions lifted in Leicester

The local lockdown that was imposed in Leicester City, and the neighbouring borough of Oadby and Wigston on 4 July will be lifted

Government urged to protect BAME people as Covid second wave hits

The government has been accused of failing to carry out key recommendations to protect BAME communities from Covid-19


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