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  • 29 November 2021 03:06 PM Red, white and blue trees to mark Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

    A TRIO of trees, chosen for their red, white and blue foliage, will be planted in Leicester’s Abbey Park to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022.

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  • 29 November 2021 12:53 PM Funding extension for Business Gateway means support for hundreds of local firms

    A KEY source of support for Leicester and Leicestershire’s businesses will be able to reach nearly 200 more firms following a decision to extend its funding.

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  • 26 November 2021 01:58 PM Pets’ Corner closes in bid to limit spread of bird flu

    ABBEY Park’s Pets’ Corner has temporarily closed to the public as part of a nationwide bid to limit the spread of avian flu.

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  • 26 November 2021 11:54 AM Success for council’s bids for tree funding

    MORE than 6,000 new trees are being planted in Leicester’s parks and open spaces this winter, thanks to two successful bids for funding.

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  • 25 November 2021 04:14 PM Sign up now for holiday scheme for children on free school meals

    CHILDREN in Leicester who receive benefit-related free school meals are being invited to sign up for free activities over the Christmas holidays.

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  • 25 November 2021 04:09 PM Welford Road £3m improvement scheme completed

    AN extensive road scheme to improve one of the key routes in and out of the city has been completed.

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  • 25 November 2021 03:24 PM Council purchase of Haymarket Centre will generate funding for services

    LEICESTER City Council is the new owner of Leicester’s Haymarket Centre. The council has purchased the landmark shopping centre for £9.9m after securing a deal before the property went to market.

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  • 24 November 2021 03:57 PM Christmas ice rink build begins in Jubilee Square

    THE MAMMOTH task of converting Jubilee Square into Leicester’s spectacular Christmas ice rink is now well under way.

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  • 23 November 2021 11:38 AM Improvement work planned for popular walking and cycling route

    Improvements to a popular walking and cycling route will be carried out next week.

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  • 23 November 2021 09:33 AM Council plans £26.6m property deal to provide hundreds of council homes

    PLANS to invest over £26million to acquire hundreds of new homes and address the growing need for affordable housing in Leicester have been announced by the city council.

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  • 19 November 2021 12:44 PM Lots on at Leicester’s museums this winter

    LEICESTER’S museums are full of ideas for a great day out this winter, with new exhibitions, live performances and Christmas events to look forward to.

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  • 19 November 2021 11:52 AM Improved parking areas and laybys for communities across the city

    A PROGRAMME of installing new parking areas and laybys in residential areas across Leicester gets underway this month.

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