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  • 30 April 2020 04:14 PM Second temporary cycle track installed to continue route into city

    A SECOND temporary cycle track is being installed to help create a safe route for people cycling into the city centre during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 30 April 2020 01:28 PM Thousands get help from council’s coronavirus support team

    AN advice service helping city residents who are concerned about the impact of coronavirus on their daily lives has so far been in contact with more than 4,500 people across Leicester.

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  • 29 April 2020 07:52 PM Museums go online to offer people #MuseumFromHome experience

    LEICESTER’S museums may be shut while the coronavirus lockdown continues, but their collections are being opened up to a new audience of online visitors.

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  • 28 April 2020 04:23 PM Watch out for children's welfare during lockdown

    Residents are being urged to be extra vigilant of children’s welfare during lockdown and report any concerns they may have.

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  • 28 April 2020 03:37 PM Reassurance for residents over expired parking permits

    RESIDENTS’ parking permit holders are being reassured that they won’t be penalised if their passes expire during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 27 April 2020 02:57 PM Temporary cycle lane creates route to help key workers

    A NEW cycle track has been put in place to help key workers who are biking to work during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 27 April 2020 01:30 PM Businesses urged to come forward to claim financial help

    BUSINESSES across Leicester are being urged to come forward to get financial help from an £85million Government fund designed to help them during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 27 April 2020 01:01 PM Support for homeless and rough sleepers continues to increase

    MORE than 200 additional places to stay are now being provided by the city council to ensure that no-one has to sleep rough in Leicester.

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  • 27 April 2020 10:24 AM Milestone for council-led transformation of Waterside as work begins on new offices

    THE ambitious redevelopment of Leicester’s once-neglected Waterside area has reached another major milestone, as work begins on the first new office complex in Frog Island.

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  • 24 April 2020 12:17 PM Smokers encouraged to kick the habit

    LEICESTER is joining a national campaign called #quitforcovid to encourage smokers to kick the habit during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 24 April 2020 11:16 AM Council helps ensure those on free school meals don’t miss out

    CHILDREN in Leicester who would normally be entitled to a free school lunch are still being offered a free meal every day – even though most of them are currently not at school.

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  • 23 April 2020 04:28 PM Pick up a book and back World Book Night

    LEICESTER’S libraries are backing World Book Night tonight (23 April) – by inviting people to pick up a book, share a story, listen to an audiobook or hold a virtual book group meeting between 7pm and 8pm.

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