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  • 9 April 2020 01:00 PM City council helps out with food parcels for those most in need

    HUNDREDS of people in urgent need of assistance during the coronavirus lockdown are getting a helping hand from Leicester City Council.

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  • 9 April 2020 11:27 AM Project aims to tackle isolation

    A NEW project has been set up in Leicester to help older people who may be feeling isolated by the coronavirus crisis.

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  • 8 April 2020 03:07 PM City council launches ‘bikes for key workers’ scheme

    LEICESTER City Council has teamed up with local bike shops, projects and organisations to offer free bikes to key workers during the coronavirus crisis.

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  • 8 April 2020 01:27 PM Leicester Libraries launches free online storytelling

    LEICESTER Libraries will be posting free online storytelling sessions to Facebook and YouTube to help parents and families during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 7 April 2020 01:22 PM Public safety videos launched for communities across Leicester

    SAFETY videos in 14 different languages have been launched today (Tuesday, April 7) to emphasise to communities across Leicester how to protect themselves from the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 7 April 2020 09:48 AM Retailers urged to be responsible over pricing

    RETAILERS are being urged to act responsibly during the coronavirus outbreak by not charging vastly inflated prices.

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  • 7 April 2020 07:51 AM Council sends coronavirus information to all homes in Leicester

    LEAFLETS will be dropping through letterboxes in Leicester this week containing useful advice and information for local people during the coronavirus outbreak.

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  • 3 April 2020 12:00 PM Bin and orange bag collections to continue as usual over Easter

    PEOPLE in Leicester will see no changes to their household waste and recycling collections over Easter.

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  • 3 April 2020 10:31 AM Riverside Festival cancelled as coronavirus crisis continues

    LEICESTER’s annual Riverside Festival will not take place this year, as the coronavirus crisis looks set to continue beyond the spring.

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  • 2 April 2020 03:02 PM City gets £85million package of help for businesses

    BUSINESSES in Leicester which are struggling due to loss of trade caused by the coronavirus pandemic will be able to access a package of financial help totalling £85million.

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  • 1 April 2020 03:43 PM Temporary changes to NHS urgent care services in Leicester

    The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is making temporary changes to some local healthcare services with immediate effect.

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  • 1 April 2020 01:04 PM Hundreds sign up for city’s volunteer scheme

    HUNDREDS of local people have come forward to offer their services to help Leicester’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.

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