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  • 7 February 2020 12:58 PM Library shows off its £180,000 facelift

    RESIDENTS, community leaders and library users have gathered together to celebrate £180,000 worth of improvements to their local library.

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  • 7 February 2020 10:33 AM Museum exhibition is inspired by German Expressionist collection

    A NEW exhibition inspired by Leicester’s renowned German Expressionist collection goes on view next week at New Walk Museum and Art Gallery.

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  • 6 February 2020 12:47 PM Major highways improvement scheme due at Welford Road and Putney Road junction

    IMPROVEMENTS are planned for a busy Leicester junction as part of a major redevelopment scheme being carried out by the University of Leicester.

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  • 6 February 2020 10:26 AM Major £800k revamp for city council leisure centre

    WORK to revamp a Leicester City Council leisure Centre will begin later this month, with £800,000 of improvements on the way.

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  • 5 February 2020 03:43 PM Time to Talk about your mental health

    AN event aimed at encouraging people to talk about their mental health will be taking place in Leicester tomorrow.

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  • 5 February 2020 12:35 PM Plans announced for £4million revamp of city centre streets

    PLANS for a major £4million revamp of three busy city centre streets have been announced by Leicester City Council.

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  • 5 February 2020 10:40 AM Sting operations tackle careless parking, littering and air quality issues

    A SERIES of ‘sting’ operations is taking place to tackle school-run drivers who drive or park dangerously, discard litter or leave their engines running while stationary.

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  • 5 February 2020 09:25 AM Work of City Wardens shortlisted for Keep Britain Tidy annual awards

    A TEAM of city council staff responsible for tackling littering, flytipping and other unsightly mess in communities across Leicester has been shortlisted for two national awards.

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  • 4 February 2020 11:14 AM City's new market square to be named after medieval inn

    A NEW public square in Leicester city centre is to be named after a medieval inn that once stood on the site.

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  • 4 February 2020 10:27 AM Young designers help launch schools’ campaign to ‘Keep the Sea Plastic Free’

    TWO young designers from a Leicester school have helped launch a new campaign to raise awareness of the impact of litter on the environment.

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  • 3 February 2020 03:41 PM Seminar showcases city’s cultural successes and future plans

    THE Chief Executive of Arts Council England, Darren Henley, is visiting Leicester this week to see and hear first hand about the city’s cultural success stories and future ambitions.

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  • 3 February 2020 01:26 PM Less than two weeks left to help Global Kitchen reach its target

    A COMMUNITY project that gets refugees and asylum seekers together to cook food from around the world has less than two weeks left to hit its fundraising target.

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