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  • 13 November 2020 04:56 PM More than £1m for Leicester to help boost active travel and make neighbourhood streets safer

    LEICESTER City Council will be getting more than £1m to help boost active travel - such as walking and cycling – and to make residential streets quieter and safer.

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  • 12 November 2020 02:48 PM New slip road completed at St Margaret’s Bus Station

    A PROJECT to improve bus journey times by creating a new slip road from St Margaret’s Bus Station to the city’s inner ring road has been completed.

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  • 12 November 2020 11:50 AM Kickstart scheme will help unemployed youngsters onto jobs ladder

    BUSINESSES across Leicester will be able to offer unemployed young people guaranteed jobs as part of a new scheme taking place in the city.

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  • 11 November 2020 12:33 PM City’s Christmas tree will be a symbol of hope this winter

    LEICESTER’S giant Christmas tree will be a symbol of hope for the city this winter, as the whole country locks down to stop the spread of coronavirus.

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  • 11 November 2020 10:18 AM Finishing touches for city’s virtual Diwali celebrations

    THE FINAL preparations are being made for Leicester’s first ever virtual Diwali Day event, which people will be able to enjoy at home on Saturday (14 November).

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  • 10 November 2020 04:28 PM Seventy new jobs to be created by city council as part of Leicester’s new Economic Recovery Plan

    SEVENTY new jobs are set to be created by the city council to help boost Leicester’s local economy in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 6 November 2020 02:47 PM Virtual Remembrance Day tribute film to mark commemorations

    A SHORT film commemorating those who have lost their lives in conflict will form the centrepiece of Remembrance Day in Leicester this weekend.

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  • 6 November 2020 11:48 AM Libraries to offer order and collect service for customers during lockdown

    VISITORS to Leicester’s libraries will still be able to borrow their favourite books during lockdown thanks to an order and collect service which is being introduced.

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  • 6 November 2020 09:40 AM New grants to help keep homes warm and energy bills low

    LEICESTER City Council has been awarded £1million for a new scheme aimed at tacking fuel poverty with grants for energy efficient and low carbon heating.

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  • 5 November 2020 10:27 AM Equipment seized following noise nuisance

    A WOMAN who made her neighbours’ lives a misery by playing loud music repeatedly has had her equipment confiscated by officers from Leicester City Council’s noise and pollution control team.

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  • 4 November 2020 05:18 PM Coronavirus: important new information for you

    STAY at home. That’s the message from the government and public health experts, as a second national lockdown gets under way.

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  • 4 November 2020 04:24 PM Work begins on 300 new homes at Waterside

    CONSTRUCTION has started on the transformational development of 300 new homes and new offices at Waterside.

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