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  • 24 July 2018 Record numbers turn out to feel the force at New Walk Museum

    A STUNNING exhibition at Leicester’s New Walk Museum that showcases one of the UK’s finest collections of original Star Wars toys has attracted more visitors in its opening weekend than the hugely popular Fearless Foxes exhibition in 2016.

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  • 23 July 2018 History brought to life at cemetery pageant

    OVER a century of local history will be brought to life at a special pageant at Leicester’s Welford Road Cemetery this weekend.

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  • 23 July 2018 New park mural celebrates bug life

    A COLOURFUL mural inspired by bugs, butterflies and bees is now welcoming visitors to Leicester’s Abbey Park.

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  • 18 July 2018 Feel the Force at New Walk Museum this summer

    A STUNNING new exhibition showcasing one of the UK’s finest and most complete collections of original Star Wars toys and film posters opens at Leicester's New Walk Museum and Art Gallery this weekend.

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  • 18 July 2018 CrowdFund campaign helps secure future for historic city bank building

    A CAMPAIGN to raise money for essential repairs to a historic Leicester bank building has reached its target thanks to the city council’s crowd fund initiative.

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  • 17 July 2018 Children's holiday clubs offer food and fun

    CHILDREN in Leicester are being invited to join in holiday clubs where they can enjoy good food as well as range of activities, all free of charge.

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  • 17 July 2018 Community gardening event set to get Old Town buzzing

    A COMMUNITY gardening event will take place in Leicester’s Old Town area this week.

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  • 13 July 2018 Awards for members of the Big Mouth Forum

    MEMBERS of a disabled participation group have received awards at a special celebration event.

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  • 13 July 2018 Sam Says campaign boosted by council backing

    LEICESTER City Council is giving its backing to a road safety campaign launched by the family of a cyclist killed outside Leicester railway station.

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  • 13 July 2018 Kids can swim for a quid this summer

    CHILDREN age six to 16 are being given the chance to splash down for £1 at six city council pools during the school summer holidays.

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  • 12 July 2018 Ellis Meadows thriving as new home for nature

    A NATURE park created on the banks of the River Soar has been recognised for its role in nature conservation in a national awards scheme.

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  • 12 July 2018 City council lobbies Government over alcohol pricing

    LEICESTER’s major public sector organisations are calling on the Government to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol in England.

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