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  • 15 April 2021 10:37 AM Proposed cycling and walking routes to be delivered alongside the Putney Road link road scheme

    NEW cycling and pedestrian facilities are to be delivered as part of the city’s Connecting Leicester programme, in order to improve links to new developments in the Aylestone Road and Putney Road areas.

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  • 14 April 2021 12:07 PM Work to begin on improved route to replace dingy underpass in Beaumont Leys

    A DINGY underpass is set to be removed as work begins on a range of improvements to a busy neighbourhood road in Leicester.

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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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  • 9 April 2021 06:16 PM Leicester pays tribute to Prince Philip

    FLAGS in Leicester are flying at half-mast today, as the city mourns the passing of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

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  • 8 April 2021 03:55 PM Twice-weekly rapid testing now available to everyone in England

    EVERYONE in England is being encouraged to take twice-weekly coronavirus tests to help identify and suppress the spread of new variants of the virus.

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  • 6 April 2021 01:50 PM Proposals will revamp residential area in St Matthews

    CHANGES to part of a Leicester housing estate have been proposed to help reduce crime, create more parking and improve the area for residents.

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  • 1 April 2021 10:12 AM Warning to businesses offering at-home beauty treatments despite lockdown

    BUSINESSES offering beauty treatments at home during lockdown are being warned they face fines, prosecution and possible police action after a rise in the number of reports of such work taking place despite the Covid-19 restrictions.

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  • 30 March 2021 02:48 PM Still time for eligible families to register for holiday food programme

    CHILDREN in Leicester who normally have a free school meal won’t miss out over the Easter break, thanks to a holiday food programme co-ordinated by the city council.

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  • 30 March 2021 11:14 AM New hub will help get young people into jobs

    A £4MILLION project to create a new youth hub and help get young people into jobs, education and training is being launched in Leicester.

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  • 30 March 2021 11:11 AM Timetable sets out reopening of city’s buildings and facilities

    PLANS for how Leicester’s sports, leisure and community facilities will reopen with the lifting of lockdown restrictions have been outlined in a new timetable.

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  • 30 March 2021 09:31 AM Calls for new enforcement body as council publishes report

    CITY mayor Peter Soulsby and deputy city mayor Cllr Adam Clarke are calling for the Government to make good on its manifesto commitment to create a single enforcement body that would cover all aspects of labour abuse, exploitation and poor working practices.

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  • 29 March 2021 12:25 PM Council sets out plans for £1m improvement scheme on busy Anstey Lane

    IMPROVEMENTS are planned for Leicester’s busy Anstey Lane as part a major Government-backed programme of investment in sustainable transport across the city.

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