News Highlights

My Journey - From Syria to Leicester
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Inter faith, cultural festivals and events, national & international observances calendar - 2016
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New Online Course - Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

VIEW 2015/2016 annual report
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This is a rough guide to your basic rights on arrest.
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We also provide volunteering opportunities where individuals can, to the benefit of all parties, join with the staff of the TREC in the pursuit of their mission in Leicester & Leicestershire

The Race Equality Centre in Leicester & Leicestershire

Monday to Thursday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm
We have disabled access

Address: 2nd Floor, Phoenix Yard,
5-9 Upper Brown Street,
Leicester, LE1 5TE
Tel: 0116 2042790
Fax: 0116 2042791
Online Contact Form

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Testimonial: Leicestershire Asian Business Association (LABA)

Iris Lightfoote presentation is 35 minutes into the ceremony.



Leicestershire Asian Business Association (LABA)


Leicestershire Asian Business Association (LABA) has been involved with The Race
Equality Centre for many years, engaging in collaborative trips across Europe,
partnering on jointly funded programmes and sharing staff skills as appropriate.

The Race Equality Centre is Leicestershire’s conscience on issues of racial equality.
For decades this organisation has focused on the support of marginalised
communities, the recent migrants and, the under-represented.

The reach of this organisation across the public sphere is no mean feat and it is
tireless in championing racial justice in a city which professes a significant racial mix
by adding a ‘reality check’ to the complacent rhetoric.

In recent years TREC has managed to forge links with the business community to
ensure that social cohesion and equality are an integral part the City’s economic

This is an organisation which should be awarded for its role of working with policy
makers and communities irrespective of nationality, to address race equality

It was for these reasons LABA recently bestowed a lifetime achiever’s award on the
Chief Executive of The Race Equality Centre.