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  • 10 December 2018 Waste collection changes over Christmas period

    LEICESTER City Council will be making changes to regular waste and recycling collection days due to the Christmas bank holidays.

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  • 10 December 2018 Water main burst delays Ravensbridge Drive reopening

    A MAJOR water main burst has delayed plans to reopen a busy road junction in Leicester.

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  • 7 December 2018 Ravensbridge Drive junction to reopen over Christmas period

    A BUSY junction which has been closed to traffic for six weeks for major improvements will reopen to traffic next week.

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  • 6 December 2018 Santa gets ready to swap Lapland for Leicester

    SANTA will be swapping Lapland for Leicester this Christmas – and he’s about to move into his cosy new home in the city centre.

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  • 5 December 2018 Council agrees terms to transfer site for Little Theatre’s expansion plans

    A PROJECT to extend the Leicester theatre where a young Richard Attenborough first trod the boards is being backed by Leicester City Council.

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  • 5 December 2018 Season’s Eatings – ‘tis the season to be safe

    AS Christmas presents go, a dose of food poisoning is unlikely to be on anyone’s wish list.

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  • 3 December 2018 Chance to grab a crafty Christmas gift at city’s art market

    ARTISTS and crafters are being invited to take part in a festive art fair later this month.

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  • 3 December 2018 Leicester's Christmas ice rink all set for Thursday's opening

    IT’S taken contractors Icescape three days and 65,000 litres of water to create the thick layers of ice for Leicester’s Christmas ice rink, but the popular city centre attraction is now ready to open to the public.

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  • 30 November 2018 City council aims to buy properties to create more affordable homes

    THE city council aims to make more affordable homes available in the city by purchasing around 50 properties to let to families on its housing register.

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  • 30 November 2018 Shop locally at Leicester Market for Small Business Saturday

    SHOPPERS are being encouraged to buy locally this weekend for Small Business Saturday (1 December) – with traders at Leicester Market on hand to supply a variety of locally-sourced produce.

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  • 30 November 2018 Chance to win swimming lessons for a year with Swim Leicester

    CHILDREN who sign up for swimming lessons with the city council over the next three months will be entered into a prize draw that will result in one lucky youngster getting all of their lessons paid for, for a whole year.

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  • 29 November 2018 Experts to survey Abbey Park’s historic walls and ruins

    AN expert survey of Abbey Park’s historic walls and remains of Cavendish House gets under way this week.

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