NEWS


CHARITY APPROVES LOANS FOR THREE NEW BUSINESSES

CHARITY APPROVES LOANS FOR THREE NEW BUSINESSES

The Sir Thomas White Loan Charity has approved a total of £64,365 in interest-free loans this week; the majority of which has been loaned to help three new businesses start up within Leicestershire.

HOLMES PARK HOSTS WEEKEND OF EVENTS

HOLMES PARK HOSTS WEEKEND OF EVENTS

Leicestershire & Rutland County FA hosted an Inclusive Cup and Walking Football Festival at its Holmes Park headquarters last weekend (3-4 June), with players young and old turning up to play their part.

LEICESTERSHIRE FA WIN TITLE ON FINAL DAY

LEICESTERSHIRE FA WIN TITLE ON FINAL DAY

Leicestershire & Rutland County FA’s Under-18 Representative side secured the Midlands Counties Youth Football Championship title with a 4-0 victory over Birmingham FA on the final day of the season.

SHOPPERS FLOCK TO YOUTH MARKET

SHOPPERS FLOCK TO YOUTH MARKET

Shoppers in Leicester were treated to a range of products at the latest Community Giants Youth Market, which was held at Leicester Market on Saturday 27 May.

EXCITING SEASON COMES TO A CLOSE

EXCITING SEASON COMES TO A CLOSE

Soar Media completed the 2016/17 Premier League season by producing a commemorative edition of the multi-award winning CITY Matchday Magazine, which was given to Leicester City supporters free-of-charge by the club’s owners on the final day of the campaign, as the Foxes hosted AFC Bournemouth on Sunday 21 May.

CHARITY ANNOUNCES AUGUST DATES

CHARITY ANNOUNCES AUGUST DATES

The Sir Thomas White Loan Charity will be hosting its next round of interviews with prospective borrowers in early August – and is encouraging any person aged between 18 and 35 that wishes to set up their own business to get in touch.

COUNTY FA EMPHASISES PARENTS’ ROLE

COUNTY FA EMPHASISES PARENTS’ ROLE

Leicestershire & Rutland County FA recently delivered a talk to over 300 parents to remind them of the vital role they play in creating a positive, player centred environment for young players.

KING POWER STADIUM TO HOST COUNTY CUP FINALS

KING POWER STADIUM TO HOST COUNTY CUP FINALS

Leicester City’s King Power Stadium will play host to the final of Leicestershire & Rutland County FA’s most prestigious cup competition – the Challenge Cup – on Tuesday 23 May (7:45pm KO).

ENJOY TAI CHI AT LEICESTER MARKET

ENJOY TAI CHI AT LEICESTER MARKET

Visitors to Leicester Market are now able to take part in FREE Thai Chi sessions in the Market Square on Tuesday and Saturday mornings, in conjunction with DMU’s Confucius Institute.