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  • 11 September 2020 09:23 AM Diwali and Christmas to be marked with lights but no crowds this year

    TWO of the biggest events in Leicester’s festival calendar will not take place this year, as coronavirus restrictions continue to prevent people from gathering in large groups.

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  • 10 September 2020 05:38 PM 'Start a conversation' is the message for suicide prevention day

    WORK being done in the city, county and Rutland to raise awareness of suicide and the support that is available to prevent it, will be highlighted on World Suicide Prevention Day today (Thursday 10 September).

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  • 10 September 2020 04:07 PM Five more city libraries to reopen next week

    FIVE further libraries are preparing to reopen in Leicester next week.

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  • 10 September 2020 11:07 AM New five-year plan launched for New Walk conservation area

    A NEW five-year plan to further preserve and enhance the historic character of Leicester’s New Walk area has been published by the city council. 

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  • 10 September 2020 09:57 AM Scrutiny to consider ambitious plans for Leicester to be carbon-neutral by 2030

    AN ambitious new strategy to help Leicester respond to the climate emergency will be considered by two city council scrutiny commissions later this month.

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  • 9 September 2020 09:19 AM Overnight road closures planned at busy Welford Road junction

    A BUSY road junction in Leicester will be subject to overnight closures for up to two weeks from Monday for essential resurfacing works.

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  • 7 September 2020 06:37 PM Week highlights that recovery from addiction is possible

    ORGANISATIONS across the city, county and Rutland are marking this year’s Recovery Week by streaming live and recorded content online every day, starting from today (7 September).

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  • 7 September 2020 11:50 AM Time to apply for your child’s primary or secondary school place

    FAMILIES in Leicester who have children due to start primary, junior or secondary school next year can apply online for a school place from today, Monday 7 September. (will issue Monday 7 September).

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  • 7 September 2020 10:58 AM Festival provides chance to explore Leicester’s hidden heritage

    A DOZEN historic sites across Leicester are taking part in this year’s Heritage Open Days, giving people the chance to discover more about the city’s past.

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  • 4 September 2020 07:00 PM Gyms and pools can reopen from Tuesday says Government

    GYMS, swimming pools, fitness suites and dance studios can reopen in Leicester from Tuesday (8 September).

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  • 4 September 2020 10:36 AM Leicester's popular open exhibition puts out call to artists

    LOCAL artists are being given a chance to present their work at Leicester’s flagship museum, as preparations for this year’s Open 31 exhibition get under way.

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  • 3 September 2020 03:43 PM Extra buses help students travel to school safely

    STUDENTS returning to school in Leicester and Leicestershire can benefit from extra bus services to help them get to school safely.

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