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  • 5 July 2018 Schoolchildren show off their cycling skills with mass schools’ bike ride

    AROUND 350 schoolchildren from 11 schools will take part in a mass ride into the city tomorrow.

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  • 5 July 2018 New dementia-friendly garden opens at Abbey Pumping Station Museum

    A NEW garden designed as a quiet outdoor space for people living with dementia is being officially opened in the grounds of Abbey Pumping Station Museum.

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  • 5 July 2018 Race for Life Half Marathon to take to city’s streets this weekend

    THOUSANDS of runners will be taking to Leicester’s streets this Sunday (July 8) for the first ever Race for Life Half Marathon race.

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  • 4 July 2018 Little Theatre reaches first target in expansion plans

    A PROJECT to extend the Leicester theatre at which a young Richard Attenborough made his stage debut has reached its first crowdfunding target.

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  • 4 July 2018 Take an ‘Adventure in Time’ at Jewry Wall

    TWO family-friendly events are due to take place at Leicester’s Jewry Wall this summer.

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  • 3 July 2018 Over £1m investment in road repairs planned for summer holidays

    OVER a million pounds is being invested in road repairs across Leicester this summer.

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  • 3 July 2018 Loughborough Road Bridge to close for flood risk work

    A MAJOR road bridge in Leicester will close to traffic for up to eight weeks this summer as vital flood risk work nears completion.

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  • 29 June 2018 Families encouraged to get up and go this summer

    YOUNG people and families in Leicester are being encouraged to get moving this summer with a free programme of fun activities at their local children’s centre.

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  • 29 June 2018 Make some mischief with Dennis the Menace for the summer reading challenge

    DENNIS the Menance, Minnie the Minx, Bananaman and other comic-book favourites are encouraging Leicester children and young people to keep up with their reading over the long summer holidays.

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  • 28 June 2018 Pedal-powered theatre at Abbey Pumping Station

    AN evening of pedal-powered, outdoor Shakespeare will be performed at Leicester's Abbey Pumping Station next month.

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  • 28 June 2018 Helping hand to tackle student move-out waste

    STUDENTS moving out of their term-time homes for the summer are being given a helping hand to dispose of their waste and get rid of unwanted items.

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  • 27 June 2018 Place at Westminster exhibition for Leicester's suffragette

    A NATIONWIDE programme of events to mark the centenary of the first British women getting the vote continues today (27 June) with the opening of a major exhibition in London.

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