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  • 25 April 2019 ‘Youth Power’ project launches to support teens in Leicester

    A joint community youth project bringing together Leicester City Football Club, Leicester City Council and De Montfort University is being launched today (25 April) – with the help of City midfielder Hamza Choudhury.

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  • 25 April 2019 Drivers warned of possible delays on weekend of city centre events

    DRIVERS coming into Leicester this weekend are being warned of possible traffic disruption due to a series of events taking place.

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  • 25 April 2019 Greyfriars Open Streets celebrates city’s people-friendly spaces

    A CELEBRATION of Leicester’s people-friendly streets takes place this weekend (Sunday 28 April), with roads in the city’s historic Old Town area closed to traffic for people to enjoy.

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  • 25 April 2019 Celebrate world Tai Chi Day at Leicester Market this weekend

    LEICESTER Market will be hosting tradition Chinese celebrations and taster sessions of the art of Tai Chi this weekend. To mark world Tai Chi Day on Saturday, April 27, the New Market Square will be hosting a traditional Chinese lion dance at 10am, followed by a demonstration of Tai Chi (Taijiquan) by renowned local instructor Sifu Derek Freason and DMU’s Confucius Institute.

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  • 25 April 2019 Latest stage of roadworks at Ravensbridge Drive

    FURTHER roadworks are taking place over the coming weeks as part of a traffic improvement scheme affecting a busy road junction in Leicester.

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  • 23 April 2019 More overnight closures due as London Road improvement scheme progresses

    THE latest phase of resurfacing gets under way on London Road this week, meaning there will be more overnight road closures in place on parts of the busy road.

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  • 18 April 2019 Leicester young people nominated for prestigious awards

    TWO young people from Leicester’s Young People’s Council have been nominated for Lord Lieutenants’ Awards.

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  • 17 April 2019 Traders bring fresh tastes to Corn Exchange square

    FOUR specialist food stalls will be trading outside Leicester’s Corn Exchange on Saturday (20 April), giving shoppers some fresh ideas for their weekend dining.

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  • 16 April 2019 Get ready to turn wildlife detective for the City Nature Challenge

    LEICESTER’S annual wildlife survey returns for its tenth year this month, and it’s set to be bigger than ever.

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  • 15 April 2019 No changes to city waste collections this Easter

    ALL recycling and waste collections in Leicester take place on the normal collection day over the forthcoming Easter holiday.

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  • 15 April 2019 Activities in Leicester this Easter

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester this Easter, with lots of low-cost activities taking place in the city’s libraries, museums, leisure centres and open spaces.

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  • 15 April 2019 Moon talk marks World Book Night at Central Library

    SURVIVAL on the moon and the science of space travel are the themes for a special event marking World Book Night next week.

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