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  • 16 July 2021 02:45 PM Go wild for this year’s summer reading challenge

    A FREE reading challenge with stickers to collect will help keep children busy over the summer holidays – and is available now from Leicester’s libraries.

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  • 16 July 2021 10:29 AM Another £2m grant boost to help Leicester homes cut energy costs

    A LEICESTER scheme aimed at tacking fuel poverty with grants to help people install energy efficient and renewable technologies in their homes has received a major cash boost.

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  • 15 July 2021 05:21 PM Sign up for summer learning at Bishopdale Adult Learning Hub

    A WARM and welcoming place where people can meet and learn new skills is reopening in Leicester next week.

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  • 15 July 2021 02:24 PM Diverse memories of Leicester sought for major new exhibition

    PEOPLE from all of Leicester’s diverse communities are being asked to share their memories of the city for a major new exhibition.

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  • 13 July 2021 01:27 PM City’s recovery boosted by £365k for summer and Christmas events

    A PROGRAMME of festivals and events will help Leicester’s economy bounce back this year, with small-scale, COVID-safe events encouraging people back into the city centre.

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  • 12 July 2021 02:22 PM City museums now open for free summer fun

    LEICESTER’S museums are open once again – just in time for the school holidays.

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  • 9 July 2021 02:28 PM Book your jab before the final whistle

    AS THE clock runs down on Euro 2020 and the government roadmap, joint chiefs across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are getting behind the latest push for people to get their COVID vaccine.

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  • 9 July 2021 01:48 PM New knife crime strategy launched in Leicester

    AN INNOVATIVE new knife crime strategy that has been designed by and for local communities is being launched in Leicester.

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  • 9 July 2021 10:06 AM Changes to city’s network of pop-up cycle lanes and social-distancing measures

    ALTERATIONS are due to be made to a citywide network of pop-up safe cycling, walking, and social-distance measures which were introduced during the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020.

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  • 8 July 2021 04:32 PM Work to begin on new Putney Road link road scheme

    A NEW road scheme designed to tackle congestion and create a shorter route between two of the city’s busiest arterial roads is to get underway next week.

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  • 8 July 2021 11:21 AM Leicester’s Bookbus service to go electric

    LEICESTER’S Bookbus service is to go electric as part of the city council’s commitment to tackling the climate emergency.

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  • 7 July 2021 04:23 PM New 20mph zone to be installed in Rushey Mead

    DOZENS of residential streets in Rushey Mead are to be included in a new 20mph zone aimed at cutting traffic speeds and improving safety.

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