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  • 23 March 2021 12:40 PM #FREE Charter offers employment help to former offenders

    EX-offenders are to be offered more help and support to improve their future job and life prospects as part of a new initiative launched in Leicester.

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  • 22 March 2021 12:36 PM One year on from first national lockdown, Leicester remembers

    PEOPLE across Leicester are being invited to take part in a minute’s silence to remember all those who have lost their lives during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 17 March 2021 03:11 PM Families with school-age children encouraged to test twice a week

    FAMILIES in Leicester are being encouraged to take regular coronavirus tests to help ensure the virus isn’t taken into the city’s schools.

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  • 17 March 2021 10:19 AM Leicester gets £25m boost for carbon reduction programme

    OVER 90 council buildings in Leicester, including schools, leisure centres, libraries and community centres are set to benefit from a multi-million pound programme of low carbon, energy efficient improvements.

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  • 16 March 2021 10:33 AM Works begins on next phase of house building at Ashton Green

    WORK has started on a second phase of house building at a landmark regeneration site in the north of Leicester.

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  • 12 March 2021 10:25 AM Plans confirmed for the demolition of Goscote House

    WORK to bring down Leicester’s tallest high-rise residential tower block will get underway this summer.

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  • 11 March 2021 10:55 AM Free PPE available for informal carers

    UNPAID carers who look after a friend or family member on an informal basis can get free PPE from the city council to help them carry out their caring responsibilities safely.

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  • 10 March 2021 11:38 AM Tenants move in to new workspace at Pioneer Park

    A NEW hub for business at Leicester’s Pioneer Park is now open and welcoming its first tenants.

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  • 9 March 2021 12:50 PM Pauline is one of thousands helped to quit smoking with help of city council

    A LEICESTER woman who smoked for nearly 60 years and was diagnosed with cancer has kicked the habit successfully using the city council’s stop smoking service.

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  • 9 March 2021 11:33 AM Low carbon grants offer way for businesses to save on energy costs

    OVER 100 businesses in Leicester and Leicestershire have benefitted from low carbon funding totalling more than £550,000, and there’s still £1million up for grabs.

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  • 9 March 2021 10:52 AM Latest seizures tackle lockdown noise nuisance

    LOUDSPEAKERS and stereo equipment have been seized from two more houses in Leicester following complaints of noise nuisance.

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  • 8 March 2021 10:23 AM Award for Leicester film about children’s rights

    A FILM about children’s rights made by young people in Leicester has won a prestigious award.

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