21 September 2018 Land deal paves way for new homes and schoolRead the full story
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.
21 September 2018 New appeal marks first year of CrowdFund LeicesterRead the full story
A CROWD-funding initiative to help get community-backed ideas off the ground in Leicester is marking its first birthday with a new campaign.
19 September 2018 Trio of schools awarded Green FlagsRead the full story
CHILDREN at three Leicester primary schools are celebrating their success in an internationally-recognised environmental award scheme.
18 September 2018 £400k to be invested in local repairs and community improvementsRead the full story
A £400,000 PROGRAMME of neighbourhood improvement works has been approved as part of the next of Leicester City Council’s local environmental works.
18 September 2018 Work due to begin on improving two major city junctionsRead the full story
TWO major city junctions are to be improved as part of a £5 million traffic scheme beginning next month.
18 September 2018 Work starts on improved walkway to Leicester MarketRead the full story
A SCHEME that will replace the dingy alleyway between Horsefair Street and Leicester Market with a welcoming new walkway gets under way tomorrow (Wednesday).
18 September 2018 Black History Month events announcedRead the full story
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.
17 September 2018 ‘Raucous Races’ event celebrates park’s Victorian pastRead the full story
PEOPLE can step back in time at a Victorian-themed family fun day on Victoria Park this weekend.
13 September 2018 Free zumba classes move to Friday lunchtimesRead the full story
LEICESTER Market’s free Friday zumba classes are moving to lunchtimes so that more people can join in.
12 September 2018 Second weekend of Heritage Open Day eventsRead the full story
HISTORIC sites and buildings across the city are opening their doors to visitors for the second weekend of Heritage Open Days.
12 September 2018 Retailers pass under-age knife sales testRead the full story
A POLICE-LED operation to test whether retailers in Leicester would sell knives to under-age customers has had encouraging results, with all the businesses tested refusing to sell a knife to the young volunteers.
12 September 2018 Resurfacing work to take place at busy junctionRead the full story
PART of a busy road junction is due to be closed to traffic this weekend to allow for resurfacing work to take place.
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