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  • 4 July 2019 03:43 PM City council agrees loan to support Leicester Cathedral Revealed project

    LEICESTER City Council is to loan almost £1m to Leicester Cathedral to help enable it to create a new Heritage Learning Centre.

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  • 4 July 2019 11:47 AM Two-wheeled fun on mass schools’ bike ride

    AROUND 400 schoolchildren and adults from 11 schools will take part in a mass ride into the city tomorrow. (Friday 5 July)

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  • 4 July 2019 10:41 AM Major city centre highway maintenance scheme to begin

    A MAJOR highway maintenance scheme is set to begin on one of the busiest shopping streets in Leicester city centre.

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  • 3 July 2019 10:42 AM Ellesmere students kick off plastics campaign

    STUDENTS from Ellesmere College are kicking off a summer campaign to reduce litter in our waterways.

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  • 3 July 2019 10:40 AM Exhibition opens the book on classic Ladybird Book art

    A MAJOR new exhibition will get underway at New Walk Museum this summer bringing to life the breathtaking work of artistry from classic children’s books.

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  • 2 July 2019 04:14 PM Pollinators make a beeline for Leicester's ring road

    BEES and butterflies are heading for Leicester’s ring road this summer, thanks to a planting project that’s transforming the city’s roadside verges into havens for pollinators.

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  • 2 July 2019 02:49 PM Weekend closures ahead for major resurfacing work on London Road

    A MAJOR programme of resurfacing is due to take place on Leicester’s busy London Road this July, as work on a £3.9milllion improvement scheme progresses.

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  • 1 July 2019 02:30 PM Apprentices celebrate achievements at graduation ceremony

    HUNDREDS of people who have successfully completed an apprenticeship in the past 12 months have been celebrating their achievements at a graduation ceremony.

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  • 1 July 2019 10:18 AM Drug and alcohol recovery centre marks its first year of work

    A NEW drug and alcohol recovery centre in Leicester has received almost 8,000 visits by people seeking help and advice since it opened its doors last year.

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  • 28 June 2019 02:32 PM Go traffic-free at city’s monthly Open Streets festival

    HISTORIC streets in the Greyfriars area of the city centre will be closed to traffic and opened up for people to enjoy this weekend.

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  • 27 June 2019 05:03 PM Strategy sets out city's holistic approach to health and wellbeing

    A NEW strategy that aims to improve the health and quality of life of people in Leicester over the next five years has been published by the city’s Health and Wellbeing Board.

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  • 27 June 2019 01:31 PM Parapet repairs on Soar Valley Way to start in July

    Work to repair the damaged bridge parapets on Soar Valley Way (A563), between Fosse Park and the junction to Lutterworth Road will begin in July.

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