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  • 12 September 2018 Second weekend of Heritage Open Day events

    HISTORIC sites and buildings across the city are opening their doors to visitors for the second weekend of Heritage Open Days.

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  • 12 September 2018 Retailers pass under-age knife sales test

    A POLICE-LED operation to test whether retailers in Leicester would sell knives to under-age customers has had encouraging results, with all the businesses tested refusing to sell a knife to the young volunteers.

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  • 12 September 2018 Resurfacing work to take place at busy junction

    PART of a busy road junction is due to be closed to traffic this weekend to allow for resurfacing work to take place.

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  • 12 September 2018 Council unveils ‘joined-up’ approach to lifestyle services

    THE city council is reorganising the services it provides for people who need help to quit smoking, eat more healthily or increase their physical activity.

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  • 12 September 2018 Work on Vaughan Way supercrossing nears completion

    WORK on a new ‘supercrossing’ spanning Vaughan Way to connect the city centre to the new multimillion pound Waterside developments is nearing completion.

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  • 12 September 2018 Traffic disruption on Anstey Lane for Severn Trent Water mains works

    DRIVERS are being warned of traffic disruption ahead of essential works by Severn Trent Water on Anstey Lane.

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  • 11 September 2018 Record numbers of youngsters fed at city's summer holiday clubs

    OVER 30,000 free lunches were given to children in Leicester this summer as part of a scheme to help beat holiday hunger.

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  • 11 September 2018 Essential repairs planned to Turret Gateway

    THE cobbled street under a historical city landmark will be closed temporarily next week, to make way for essential repairs.

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  • 11 September 2018 Coffee morning to raise funds for Laura Centre

    LEICESTER’S Lady Mayoress is inviting people to join her at the Town Hall on Saturday (15 September) for a coffee morning that will help raise funds for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal.

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  • 5 September 2018 Rolling road closures for weekend’s 10k race

    HUNDREDS of runners are getting ready to put their best foot forward this weekend for the Asda Foundation Leicester 10k run.

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  • 5 September 2018 Centre marks Recovery Week with open day

    LEICESTER’S drug and alcohol recovery centre is holding an open day to help mark Recovery Week.

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  • 5 September 2018 City to host England Fanzone for Three Lions' visit

    LEICESTER is set for a football fiesta on and off the pitch next week when the city hosts England v Switzerland at the King Power stadium.

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