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  • 5 August 2020 05:04 PM Selected libraries and children’s centres to reopen next week

    FOUR of the city council’s libraries and two of its children’s centres will be opened up next week.

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  • 5 August 2020 11:16 AM Freebies and prizes on offer for Cycle To Work Day

    LEICESTER people are being encouraged to take to their bikes on Thursday for Cycle To Work Day – with free coffee and prizes on offer for participants.

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  • 3 August 2020 04:04 PM Work to be carried out to stabilise historic canal bridge

    A HISTORIC canal bridge in Aylestone is to undergo £40,000 worth of repair works to tackle cracks and wear and tear in its brickwork.

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  • 31 July 2020 03:45 PM Lockdown eased in Leicester – but some restrictions must remain as city tackles coronavirus

    HAIRDRESSERS, cinemas, places of worship, cafés, bars and restaurants will be able to open in Leicester from Monday (3 August) as infection rates in the city continue to decline.

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  • 30 July 2020 10:23 AM Weekend road closures as part of latest phase of works at Freemen's Common site

    THE latest stage of improvement works are due to take place at a busy Leicester junction this weekend as part of a major redevelopment scheme being carried out by the University of Leicester.

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  • 30 July 2020 10:03 AM Second round of discretionary business grants scheme gets underway

    A FURTHER group of businesses and charities will be able to apply for funding aimed at helping those whose finances have been badly hit by the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 30 July 2020 09:36 AM Go Wild this Summer with new activity packs

    NEW activity packs created by a local wildlife trust have been produced to help children explore nature on their doorstep over the summer.

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  • 29 July 2020 07:50 PM Council helps those still shielding and needing support

    THOUSANDS of people who have relied on food parcels from the Government during the coronavirus lockdown will be supported by the city council from Saturday.

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  • 29 July 2020 04:40 PM Lane closure begins on Burleys Way in latest phase of bus station improvements

    A MAJOR project to reduce bus journey times by creating a new exit from St Margaret’s Bus Station onto the city’s inner ring road has reached its latest stage.

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  • 29 July 2020 03:36 PM Parking enforcement to resume across the city from August 1

    LEICESTER City Council is due to resume parking enforcement activity from the start of August as the city prepares to emerge from lockdown.

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  • 29 July 2020 03:14 PM Council provides £500,000 to help shopping areas reopen as part of £1.2m package of support

    SHOPPING areas in Leicester are set to benefit from £500,000 of city council funding to help support independent traders as they reopen after the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 27 July 2020 03:13 PM New ''tube map'' of Leicester’s cycle routes shows extent of city’s network

    A NEW map has been produced showing Leicester’s pop-up cycle track network in the style of the classic London Underground map.

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