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Highfields Users Campaign – A further update

Dear Friend / Colleague,  We hope you’ve had an enjoyable and restful break over the recent holiday period and looking forward to a Healthy and Productive New Year.  The season of goodwill was not clearly on Mayor Soulsby’s mind, as

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Sir Peter Soulsby’s Reign: The Relevance of King Richard III Today

Dear Friend /Colleague, As we rapidly approach the year end, I’m sure you’ll find the issues raised in Michael Barker’s latest blog of interest – see https://thoughtsofaleicestersocialist.wordpress.com/2016/12/12/sir-peter-soulsbys-reign-the-relevance-of-king-richard-iii-today/

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Highfields Users Campaign meeting on Thursday 8th December 2016 at 6pm

     HIGHFIELDS USERS CAMPAIGN MEETING ON ‘IN SEARCH OF GOOD FAITH’ with PROFESSOR GUS JOHN      at 6.00PM on THURSDAY 8TH DECEMBER 2016 at HIGHFIELDS CENTRE 96 MELBOURNE ROAD, LEICESTER, LE2 0DS   Jan 2011: Sir Peter Soulsby (then Leicester

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Highfields Users Campaign meeting on Thursday 8th December 2016 at 6pm

Dear Friend /Colleague, I’m sure you’ll find the issues raised in the following blog of interest – see https://thoughtsofaleicestersocialist.wordpress.com/2016/12/02/will-labour-councillors-fight-for-democracy-the-case-of-the-soulsby-vs-the-highfields-community-association/ Best wishes, Priya.

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Highfields Users Campaign meeting on Thursday 8th December 2016 at 6pm

Dear Friend / Colleague, It’s been now well over a year since the city mayor decided to retrospectively terminate Leicester City Council’s (LCC) funding at this Centre. Over that time, we’ve focussed on continuing to deliver the much needed lifelong

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Unique Certificate in Higher Education course to train aspiring Advice service workers and volunteers launched by Highfields Centre.

A successful course designed by local professionals and delivered in Highfields through a successful partnership between Highfields Centre and Leicester University is being offered from January 2017 and potential learners can enquire / enrol for the course by contacting Highfields

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Job vacancy: Football Coach

We are currently looking to hire a Football Coach here at the centre. Post: Children’s Football Coach Salary: £8.75 per hour Type of contract: Initial Casual contract Location: Highfields Centre. 96 Melbourne Road Leicester LE2 0DS Days: Saturday mornings Closing

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Beauty Therapies

Beauty Therapies Come and learn about aromatherapy, reflexology and skin care with a view to using these for your own health and well being. Starting: 28th October 2016 to 9th December 2016. From: 10.00 am – 12.00 pm At: Highfields Centre

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Community Outreach Programme

Community Outreach Programme — University of Leicester Community Outreach Programme This new programme, in collaboration with the University of Leicester.   This will give Univesity of Leicester students the opportunity to work with young people from the local community to

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HIGHFIELDS FESTIVAL: IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE – 15.08.16

For the sixth consecutive year, the Highfields Festival took place at Highfields Centre on Saturday 13th August between 11am and 5pm. This year’s Festival was located indoors and it proved to be a joyous and entertaining event, with over 1,000

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