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  • 26 September 2018 School term dates in city and county will align for 2019/20

    MORE than 4,000 people have given their views in a consultation asking whether school term dates should be aligned between the city and county.

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  • 26 September 2018 Exhibition helps city mark Armistice centenary

    THE FINAL exhibition in the Leicester Remembers series opens to the public this weekend, as the city prepares to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War.

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  • 25 September 2018 Nearly 1,000 streets covered by 20 mph zones in city communities

    ALMOST 1,000 streets in communities across Leicester are now covered by 20mph zones as part of a rolling programme to introduce them where requested by residents.

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  • 24 September 2018 Views sought on plans for Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium

    THE city council is consulting on changes it plans to make to Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium as part of an £85,000 investment in the facility.

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  • 24 September 2018 Loughborough Road Bridge reopening delayed

    A LEICESTER bridge will remain closed for another four weeks as vital flood risk work continues.

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  • 21 September 2018 Land deal paves way for new homes and school

    LEICESTER’S City Mayor has today announced a new land deal paving the way for more affordable homes and a new free school in the city.

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  • 21 September 2018 New appeal marks first year of CrowdFund Leicester

    A CROWD-funding initiative to help get community-backed ideas off the ground in Leicester is marking its first birthday with a new campaign.

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  • 19 September 2018 Trio of schools awarded Green Flags

    CHILDREN at three Leicester primary schools are celebrating their success in an internationally-recognised environmental award scheme.

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  • 18 September 2018 £400k to be invested in local repairs and community improvements

    A £400,000 PROGRAMME of neighbourhood improvement works has been approved as part of the next of Leicester City Council’s local environmental works.

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  • 18 September 2018 Work due to begin on improving two major city junctions

    TWO major city junctions are to be improved as part of a £5 million traffic scheme beginning next month.

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  • 18 September 2018 Work starts on improved walkway to Leicester Market

    A SCHEME that will replace the dingy alleyway between Horsefair Street and Leicester Market with a welcoming new walkway gets under way tomorrow (Wednesday).

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  • 18 September 2018 Black History Month events announced

    Black History Month takes place in October. In Leicester, this year’s events explore the ideas of representation and free speech with the theme Seen and Not Heard: Black Women.

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