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However, Professor Ludi Simpson at the University of Manchester School of Social Sciences said in September that the CRE had "made unsubstantiated claims and ignored government statistics" and that Leicester's immigrant and minority communities disperse to other places.
The Leicester Multicultural Advisory Group  is a forum, set up in by the editor of the Leicester Mercury , to co-ordinate community relations with members representing the council, police, schools, community and faith groups, and the media.
The Coronavirus pandemic has brought many social and economic challenges across the country and across the world.
Leicester has been particularly badly affected in the United Kingdom from July during the imposition of the first local lockdown which saw all non-essential retail closed again and businesses such as public houses, restaurants and hairdressers unable to reopen.
Businesses such as these in areas such as Glenfield and that part of Braunstone Town which outside of the formal City Council area have since been allowed to reopen following a more tightly defined lockdown area from 18 July The LUA contains the unitary authority area and several towns, villages and suburbs outside the city's administrative boundaries.
Leicester experiences a maritime climate with mild to warm summers and cool winters, rain spread throughout the year, and low sunshine levels.
The nearest official Weather Station was Newtown Linford, about 5 miles 8. However, observations stopped there in The highest temperature recorded at Newtown Linford was Rainfall averages On 5 May , the directly elected Mayor of Leicester role came into effect after the inaugural election.
This post exists in addition to that of Lord Mayor, which these days is a ceremonial post. On 1 April , Leicester City Council became a unitary authority.
Previously, local government had been a two-tier system: the city and county councils were responsible for different aspects of local-government services.
That system is still in place in the rest of Leicestershire. Leicestershire County Council retained its headquarters at County Hall in Glenfield , just outside the city boundary but within the urban area.
The administrative offices of Leicester City Council are in the centre of the city at Charles Street, having moved from Welford Place. The buildings at Welford Place have been demolished and the site is to be developed into a complex of offices and plazas.
Some services particularly the police and the ambulance service still cover the whole of the city and county, but for the most part the councils are independent.
The minority Labour group ran the city until May , under Ross Willmott, when the Liberal Democrats and Conservatives formed a new coalition, again under the leadership of Roger Blackmore.
In the local government elections of 3 May , Leicester's Labour Party once again took control of the council in what can be described as a landslide victory.
Significantly however, the Green Party gained its first councillors in the Castle Ward, after losing on the drawing of lots in , though one of these subsequently resigned and the seat was lost to Labour in a by-election on 10 September The Liberal Democrat Party was the major loser, dropping from 25 councillors in to only 6 in This was in part due to the local party splitting, with a number of councillors standing for the Liberal Party UK, In the local government elections of 5 May and those of May , Labour won 52 of the city's 54 seats, with the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats winning one seat each.
The Corporation of Leicester's coat of arms was first granted to the city at the Heraldic Visitation of , and is based on the arms of the first Earl of Leicester , Robert Beaumont.
The charge is a cinquefoil ermine, on a red field, and this emblem is used by the city council. After Leicester became a city again in , the city council applied to add to the arms.
Permission for this was granted in , when the supporting lions, from the Lancastrian Earls of Leicester, were added. The motto "Semper Eadem" was the motto of Queen Elizabeth I , who granted a royal charter to the city.
It means "always the same" but with positive overtones meaning unchanging, reliable or dependable, and united. The crest on top of the arms is a white or silver legless wyvern with red and white wounds showing, on a wreath of red and white.
The legless wyvern distinguishes it as a Leicester wyvern as opposed to other wyverns. The supporting lions are wearing coronets in the form of collars, with the white cinquefoil hanging from them.
In the census, the population of the Leicester unitary authority area was ,, an increase of The wider Leicester Urban Area ,  showed an estimated population of , The population of the Leicester unitary authority area is marginally higher than that of Nottingham, while Nottingham has a higher urban area population compared to Leicester.
Eurostat 's Larger Urban Zone lists the population of the Leicester LUZ at , below that of Nottingham;  metropolitan and city region populations tend to be similar.
According to the census Leicester had the largest proportion of people aged and-under in the East Midlands at 27 per cent.
Coventry, to the south west, has a population of , est. The Eurostat regional yearbook classifies Leicester as one of country's eleven 'Greater Cities', together with Birmingham and Nottingham in the Midlands.
Leicester is second only to Bristol as the largest unitary authority city in England List of English districts by population estimates , and ninth largest counting both unitary authority cities and cities within metropolitan counties.
In terms of ethnic composition , according to the census , Leicester is the second fastest growing city in the country. Other smaller language groups include Hindi , Bengali.
With continuing migration into the city, new languages and or dialects from Africa, the Middle East and Eastern Europe are also being spoken in the city.
Certain European languages such as Polish will undoubtedly feature in current statistics, although their prevalence may reduce subsequently as future generations rapidly assimilate or return to places of origin, given cultural and geographic proximity and changes in the geo-political environment.
Leicester is believed to be the birthplace of the modern standard English language. As one of the fastest growing cities in the country, the ONS basis population projections indicate the city will be home to , inhabitants by around Leicester has the second largest economy in the East Midlands, after Nottingham.
The city has historically had a strong association with the production of textiles, clothing and shoes. Moreover, in recent years the higher transport prices and longer lead-times associated with globalised production in Asia mean some textile manufacturers are locating to the city.
There have been long term concerns about the working conditions in this sector. Leicester's garment district is home to more than 1, factories employing as many as 10, workers.
It has received fewer than 60 health and safety inspections and only 28 fire inspections since October He aimed to make sure that Leicester had the highest standards of employment; that workers are properly paid, well trained and work in safe environments,  In the HSE was alerted to COVID non-compliance.
Local commitment to nurturing British engineers includes apprenticeship schemes with local companies, and academic-industrial connections with the engineering departments at Leicester University , De Montfort University , and nearby Loughborough University.
Leicester was also home to the famous Gents' of Leicester clock manufacturers. Central Leicester has two primary shopping "malls" — Highcross Leicester and the Haymarket Shopping Centre : - The Haymarket Shopping Centre was opened on the site in , and was the first to be built in the city, with parking for up to cars on several levels, two levels of shopping with bus station, and it is also the site of the Haymarket Theatre.
St Martin's Square and the Leicester Lanes area has numerous designer and specialist shops; several of the city's Victorian arcades are located in the same neighbourhood.
Leicester Market is the largest outdoor covered market in Europe selling a wide variety of goods. Central Leicester is the location for several department stores including John Lewis , Debenhams.
The Golden Mile is the name given to a stretch of Belgrave Road renowned for its authentic Indian restaurants, sari shops, and jewellers ; the Diwali celebrations in Leicester are focused on this area and are the largest outside the sub-continent .
Henry Walker was a successful pork butcher who moved from Mansfield to Leicester in the s to take over an established business in High Street.
The first Walker's crisp production line was in the empty upper storey of Walker's Oxford Street factory in Leicester. In the early days the potatoes were sliced by hand and cooked in an ordinary deep fryer.
In the Walker's crisps business was sold to Standard Brands , an American firm, who sold on the company to Frito-Lay.
Meanwhile, the sausage and pie business was bought out by Samworth Brothers in Production outgrew the Cobden Street site and pork pies are now manufactured at a meat processing factory and bakery in Beaumont Leys, coincidentally near to the separately owned crisp factories.
Sold under the Walker's name and under UK retailers own brands such as Tesco ,  over three million hot and cold pies are made each week. The park and ride services are branded as quicksilver shuttle and are contracted to Roberts Coaches from the City Council and County Council , buses use a purpose built terminal near St.
Nicholas Circle. National Cycle Network Route 6 passes through Leicestershire along with other secondary routes. The rail network is of growing importance in Leicester, and with the start of Eurostar international services from London St Pancras International in November Leicester railway station has gained connections at St Pancras station to Lille, Brussels and Paris onwards.
InterCity services are operated by East Midlands Railway providing connectivity on 'fast' and 'semi-fast' services to London and the south east, and to major cities and towns in the East Midlands and Yorkshire in addition to providing local services within the East Midlands region.
The journey time to Sheffield is around one hour, with Leeds and York taking approximately two. Birmingham is 50 minutes away and Cambridge via Peterborough can be reached in around 1 hour 55m with further direct services available onto Stansted Airport in north Essex.
Beeching cuts closed the route in the late s. A preserved section, however, remains operational in the East Midlands centred on Loughborough Great Central railway station providing touristic services through central Leicestershire , passing Swithland Reservoir on to the Leicester North railway station terminus.
Leicester is home to a number of comprehensive schools and independent schools. There are three sixth form colleges, all of which were previously grammar schools.
The Leicester City Local Education Authority initially had a troubled history when formed in as part of the local government reorganisation — a Ofsted inspection found "few strengths and many weaknesses", although there has been considerable improvement since then.
Leicester City Council underwent a major reorganisation of children's services in , creating a new Children and Young People's Services department.
Leicester is home to two universities, the University of Leicester , which attained its Royal Charter in and was ranked 12th by the Complete University Guide,  and De Montfort University , which opened in as Leicester Polytechnic and achieved university status in It is also home to the National Space Centre off Abbey Lane, due in part to the University of Leicester being one of the few universities in the UK to specialise in space sciences.
The Church of England parish church of St Nicholas is the oldest place of worship in the city. Parts of the church certainly date from about AD, and a recent architectural survey suggested possible Roman building work.
The tower is Norman. By the church was in an extremely poor condition, and plans were made for its demolition.
Instead, it was extensively renovated between and , including the building of a new north aisle. Renovation continued into the twentieth century.
A fifteenth-century octagonal font. In the 19th century Leicester was a centre for Nonconformist sects and many religious buildings were built including Baptist , Congregational , Methodist as well as Catholic congregations.
In Christians were the largest religious group in the city at In addition, 0. The city is home to places of worship or gathering for all the faith groups mentioned and many of their respective sub-denominations.
In the case of Judaism, for example, with only 0. Belgrave Road, not far from the city centre, is colloquially known as "The Golden Mile" because of the number of Jewellers.
It has become one of the most important short film festivals in the UK and usually runs in early November, with venues including the Phoenix Square.
Gas Museum Leicester. Leicester is the setting for the fictional diaries of Adrian Mole , created by Sue Townsend.
In the early books he lives in a suburb of Leicester and attends a local school where he first meets "the love of his life", Pandora Braithwaite.
After a period of years spent working in Oxford and London Mole returns to Leicester and gets a job in a second-hand bookshop and a flat in an "upmarket" development on a swan-infested waterfront which is a barely disguised representation of the area near to St.
Vastly in debt he is forced to move to the fictional village of Mangold Parva. The Clarendon Park and New Walk areas of the city, along with an unnamed Charnwood village "vaguely based upon Cossington", according to the author are some of the settings of the novel The Knot of Isis by Chrid McGordon.
Leicester Tigers have been the most successful English rugby union football club since the introduction of a league in , winning it a record ten times, four more than either Bath or Wasps.
They last won the Premiership title in Leicester City F. Leicester Riders are the oldest professional basketball team in the country. Leicestershire County Cricket Club who are a professional cricket club based at Grace Road, Leicester currently play in the second tier of the county championship.
They won the County Championship in and Greyhound racing took place at two venues in the city; the main venue was the Leicester Stadium which hosted racing from to , it also hosted speedway.
In the public sector, University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust is one of the larger employers in the city, with over 12, employees working for the Trust.
Leicester City Primary Care Trust employs over 1, full and part-time staff providing healthcare services in the city. Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust  employs 3, staff providing mental health and learning disability services in the city and county.
The local DAB multiplex has the following stations:. Leicester University has a radio station, Galaxy Radio.
Leicester is twinned with six cities. Since , the fire services of Leicester and twin city Krefeld have played each other in an annual 'friendly' football match.
The following people and military units have received the Freedom of the City of Leicester. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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