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  • 29 October 2019 02:46 PM Deadline approaching for secondary school applications

    FAMILIES in Leicester who have children due to start secondary school next year need to make sure they apply for a place before the deadline on 31 October.

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  • 29 October 2019 12:35 PM Give Leicester scheme to offer contactless donation points to help rough sleepers

    PEOPLE who want to help rough sleepers in the city will soon be able to give money to support a local night shelter using new donation points that are being set up across Leicester.

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  • 29 October 2019 10:07 AM £22million invested in improvements to city council’s housing stock

    HOUSING repairs, maintenance and adaptations costing £22m are being made to Leicester City Council’s housing stock in a major programme of improvement works.

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  • 28 October 2019 12:07 PM Museum hosts first Local History Café for the over 50s

    THE FIRST in a series of get-togethers for older people with an interest in history takes place at Leicester’s New Walk Museum on Thursday (31 October).

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  • 28 October 2019 11:42 AM School creates mindfulness garden

    A SCHOOL has created a ‘mindfulness garden’, giving children a space where they can go to relax and feel calm.

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  • 25 October 2019 03:00 PM Join the pumpkin rescue and do your bit to prevent food waste

    COMMUNITIES, individuals and schools are being encouraged to help prevent food waste this Halloween by eating pumpkins as well as carving them.

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  • 25 October 2019 02:45 PM Victorian theme to Open Streets festival

    THERE’S a Victorian theme to this month’s Open Streets festival in the city centre.

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  • 25 October 2019 12:48 PM Event aims to start conversation about alcohol

    HEALTH professionals, politicians, academics and industry experts came together today (Friday 25 October) to start to shape a new alcohol strategy for Leicester.

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  • 25 October 2019 12:42 PM Council outlines plans to further improve air quality in Leicester

    PROPOSALS to further improve air quality in Leicester and bring levels of harmful emissions to within Government guidelines have been outlined by the city council.

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  • 25 October 2019 11:18 AM Haymarket car park to close for one day this weekend

    A BUSY city centre car park will be closed for one day this weekend while essential work is carried out as part of a major improvement scheme.

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  • 24 October 2019 01:13 PM Pupils prove they can grow their own grub

    PUPILS and staff from St Barnabas C of E Primary School in Leicester are celebrating their win in the annual schools’ Grow Your Own Grub competition.

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  • 24 October 2019 10:04 AM Museum showcases Leicester Society of Artists annual exhibition

    A LOCAL artists’ group which has been running for more than 130 years is hosting its annual exhibition of creative talent at Leicester’s New Walk Museum and Art Gallery next month.

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