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  • 5 February 2020 10:40 AM Sting operations tackle careless parking, littering and air quality issues

    A SERIES of ‘sting’ operations is taking place to tackle school-run drivers who drive or park dangerously, discard litter or leave their engines running while stationary.

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  • 5 February 2020 09:25 AM Work of City Wardens shortlisted for Keep Britain Tidy annual awards

    A TEAM of city council staff responsible for tackling littering, flytipping and other unsightly mess in communities across Leicester has been shortlisted for two national awards.

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  • 4 February 2020 11:14 AM City's new market square to be named after medieval inn

    A NEW public square in Leicester city centre is to be named after a medieval inn that once stood on the site.

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  • 4 February 2020 10:27 AM Young designers help launch schools’ campaign to ‘Keep the Sea Plastic Free’

    TWO young designers from a Leicester school have helped launch a new campaign to raise awareness of the impact of litter on the environment.

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  • 3 February 2020 03:41 PM Seminar showcases city’s cultural successes and future plans

    THE Chief Executive of Arts Council England, Darren Henley, is visiting Leicester this week to see and hear first hand about the city’s cultural success stories and future ambitions.

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  • 3 February 2020 01:26 PM Less than two weeks left to help Global Kitchen reach its target

    A COMMUNITY project that gets refugees and asylum seekers together to cook food from around the world has less than two weeks left to hit its fundraising target.

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  • 31 January 2020 11:51 AM Traffic calming and 20mph limits to be introduced in two communities

    NEW 20mph speed limits and traffic calming measures are due to be brought in on streets in two residentials area of Leicester.

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  • 31 January 2020 11:25 AM Still time to have a say on Leicester’s climate emergency action plan

    ONE year on from declaring a climate emergency, Leicester City Council is reminding people to have their say on how it responds to the global crisis and aims to become carbon neutral.

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  • 31 January 2020 10:31 AM Last day to vote for your favourite book of the decade

    CUSTOMERS and staff at Leicester’s libraries are being invited to vote for their favourite books of the decade.

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  • 27 January 2020 02:27 PM Young people have their say on Leicester’s climate emergency plan

    OVER 100 young people from Leicester gathered at City Hall today (27 Jan) to have their say on how the city responds to the climate emergency.

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  • 27 January 2020 10:10 AM Local Offer Live event this week for children with special needs

    FAMILIES who have children with special educational needs and disabilities are being invited to the Leicester Riders’ Morningside arena later this week to find out more about services that could help them.

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  • 24 January 2020 12:05 PM Join commemorations for Holocaust Memorial Day

    TALKS, an exhibition and a commemoration event will be held in the city to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

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