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  • 29 March 2022 02:45 PM Hundreds take part in workplace active travel challenge

    WORKPLACES in Leicester & Leicestershire have been competing all month to see who can get the most staff to leave their cars at home – with a total of 82 employers and 550 participants taking up the challenge!

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  • 29 March 2022 11:14 AM Leicester’s Concert for Ukraine to take place at De Montfort Hall

    A FUND-RAISING concert to help support the people of Ukraine is to be held at De Montfort Hall.

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  • 22 March 2022 03:37 PM New skatepark planned for Abbey Meadows

    PLANS for a new skatepark facility near Abbey Park have been announced.

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  • 22 March 2022 08:03 AM Essential repairs to historic bridge will close busy city road to through traffic

    A HISTORIC road bridge on a busy route in Leicester is set to close to through traffic until early 2023 while essential maintenance and repair works are carried out.

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  • 18 March 2022 04:04 PM Council outlines vision for potential revamp of popular shopping street

    INITIAL ideas for a potential revamp of a popular shopping street in Leicester’s Clarendon Park area have been outlined by the city council.

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  • 17 March 2022 12:21 PM Food awards success for local school

    Stokes Wood Primary School in Leicester has won a prestigious national food award.

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  • 17 March 2022 10:33 AM Action to bring empty home back into use

    A HOUSE that has have stood empty for over 12 years is set to be brought back into use.

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  • 16 March 2022 02:59 PM New video highlights £2 billion of recent and planned investment in Leicester

    MAJOR schemes that make up more than £2 billion of private and public sector investment already made, or proposed in Leicester, can be seen in a new video.

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  • 16 March 2022 02:33 PM Pay council tax by direct debit for faster payment of £150 for energy bills

    THE city council is calling on Leicester residents to set up direct debit payments to pay their council tax, to reduce delay in them receiving Government support of £150 to help with rising energy costs.

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  • 16 March 2022 10:27 AM New community orchard planted on former allotment site

    VOLUNTEERS have joined their local councillor and parks staff to plant dozens of small fruit trees on a site that was used as allotments until the 1990s.

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  • 15 March 2022 03:13 PM Sign up now for holiday scheme for children on free school meals

    CHILDREN and young people in Leicester who receive benefit-related free school meals are being invited to sign up now for a free programme of activities over the Easter holidays.

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  • 15 March 2022 01:39 PM Refurbished gardens provide welcome green space for families in Highfields

    A POCKET park close to Leicester railway station has been formally reopened after its £100,000 refurbishment.

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