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  • 9 November 2018 New guide to social value launched for businesses

    A NEW guide has been launched to help businesses think about how they could benefit local communities when they bid for Leicester City Council contracts.

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  • 9 November 2018 Wreaths commemorate sacrifices of Indian Labour Corps

    WREATHS made from recycled sari fabric will be laid at Leicester’s Arch of Remembrance on Sunday to remember the Indian Labour Corps of the First World War.

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  • 9 November 2018 Stunning images released of Leicester’s Arch of Remembrance

    STUNNING aerial images of Leicester’s historic Arch of Remembrance, and Centenary Walk have been released by Leicester City Council.

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  • 8 November 2018 Traffic disruption expected in city centre for football tribute procession

    VISITORS to Leicester are being advised to allow more time for their journeys due to likely traffic disruption caused by a procession of football fans through the city centre this weekend.

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  • 7 November 2018 Thousands to fall silent for Remembrance Day events

    THOUSANDS of people across Leicester are expected to attend the city’s Remembrance Day events as the nation pays its respects to fallen servicemen and women.

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  • 7 November 2018 ‘Considerate cyclists welcome’ signs to go up in city centre

    NEW signs are going up around Leicester as part of a safer cycling campaign.

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  • 7 November 2018 Resurfacing work to take place on Belgrave Gate

    PART of a busy city centre road is due to be closed this weekend to allow for resurfacing to take place.

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  • 6 November 2018 Ideas sought on sites for potential future development

    LEICESTER City Council is calling on people to put forward ideas for sites which could be developed for future uses.

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  • 5 November 2018 War memorials restored as part of city’s Armistice commemorations

    WORK to restore every war memorial in Leicester has been completed as part of a programme of events, activity and investment to mark the centenary of the First World War and Armistice Day.

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  • 5 November 2018 Countdown to Christmas gets under way

    THE LIGHTS are going up, the tree’s arrived at the Clock Tower, and the shops are heaving with gift ideas – it may only be November, but it looks like Leicester is ready for Christmas!

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  • 5 November 2018 Diwali Day celebrations to illuminate Golden Mile

    LEICESTER’S dazzling Diwali celebrations will reach their peak this week with the spectacular festivities marking Diwali Day.

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  • 5 November 2018 Council takes on 27 new tradespeople after successful apprenticeships

    TWENTY-SEVEN apprentices have secured permanent positions with the city council after learning a range of craft trade skills.

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