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  • 28 July 2021 03:15 PM River restoration project awarded Green Recovery Challenge Funding

    A MAJOR project to protect and restore a major tributary of the River Soar in Leicester has been given more than £800,000 of Government money.

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  • 28 July 2021 02:53 PM City gets more than £300k funding to help people homeless or at risk of rough sleeping due to domestic and sexual abuse

    SERVICES helping people who are facing homelessness due to domestic abuse, violence or exploitation have been awarded more than £300,000 in Government funding.

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  • 27 July 2021 03:24 PM New plan to safeguard local wildlife and nature habitats launched in Leicester

    AN ambitious ten-year plan to protect wildlife, conserve habitats and help ensure nature flourishes in Leicester has been launched by the city council.

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  • 26 July 2021 11:41 AM Successful student interns consider a future in Leicester

    STUDENTS in Leicester have been finding out what job opportunities are available to them locally thanks to an internship scheme being run by Leicester City Council, De Montfort University and the University of Leicester.

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  • 26 July 2021 10:17 AM Changes planned as part of new one-way system on Gwendolen Road

    A SECTION of a busy road in Spinney Hills is being made one-way to traffic following concerns from residents about congestion and damage to parked cars.

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  • 23 July 2021 08:04 AM Join in the fun at Open Streets and Bike Fest

    FREE events that make the most of Leicester’s people-friendly streets and spaces will be on offer in Leicester this weekend.

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  • 22 July 2021 11:47 AM Council approves grant to enable Phoenix expansion project to continue

    A PROJECT to expand one of Leicester’s best-loved arts venues has been thrown a financial lifeline by the city council to enable the work to continue.

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  • 21 July 2021 10:20 AM City gets major cash boost for work to support most vulnerable in community

    LEICESTER is set to receive over £2.6million for a new council-led programme to support some of the most disadvantaged adults in the city.

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  • 21 July 2021 10:11 AM Summer programme of bands on parks to begin

    PARKS across Leicester will come alive with the sounds of brass bands this summer in a series of outdoor concerts each weekend.

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  • 19 July 2021 10:36 AM Highway works linked to £13.5m St Margaret’s regeneration get underway

    HIGHWAY works linked to the £13.5million regeneration of Leicester’s St Margaret’s bus station and surrounding streets are due to get underway next week.

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  • 16 July 2021 02:45 PM Go wild for this year’s summer reading challenge

    A FREE reading challenge with stickers to collect will help keep children busy over the summer holidays – and is available now from Leicester’s libraries.

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  • 16 July 2021 10:29 AM Another £2m grant boost to help Leicester homes cut energy costs

    A LEICESTER scheme aimed at tacking fuel poverty with grants to help people install energy efficient and renewable technologies in their homes has received a major cash boost.

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