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TREC and Leicester & Leicestershire’s Community Organisations work together to tackle social and economic exclusion

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The Race Equality Centre in Leicester & Leicestershire

TREC office
Opening times:
Mon – Thurs 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 4pm
The office is closed to the public on Friday except by appointment

Address: 1st Floor, Highfields Centre
96 Melbourne Road
Leicester, LE2 0DS

Tel: 0116 2042790
Fax: 0116 2042791
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TREC will be moving to the Highfields Centre on 8th July 2019


Highfields Centre
96 Melbourne Road


Our telephone, and email contact details will remain the same:


Telephone: 0116 204 2790






For a map and directions go to Type in the postcode LE2 0DS and zoom in for a more detailed map.


There is limited parking onsite accessed from Melbourne Road and public street parking nearby, especially at the back of the Centre (Stoughton Street).


Highfields Centre is about 3 minutes in a taxi from the train station and about a 10 minute walk. You can catch the number 17 bus from 60 Charles Street (City Centre) to Highfields Centre.



Welcome to The Race Equality Centre in Leicester & Leicestershire


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Welcome to Leicester & Leicestershire Race Equality Centre


Our mission is:

"to actively promote and seek to implement a racially just, fair and equitable society which will enhance the quality of life for all citizens of Leicester & Leicestershire"


The Race Equality Centre in Leicester and Leicestershire (TREC) - is a voluntary organisation that was established under the name of the Leicester Racial Equality Council in 1991. We exist to challenge discrimination as defined by the Equality Act 2010 and further strengthened by the Human Rights Act 1998.




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