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  • 7 July 2021 10:40 AM Experimental scheme will close rat-running route

    A JUNCTION used by ran-running motorists to cut through a residential area of the city is to be partly closed to traffic in an experimental scheme to improve road safety.

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  • 6 July 2021 12:58 PM Sign up now for holiday scheme for children on free school meals

    CHILDREN and young people in Leicester who receive free school meals are being invited to sign up for a free programme of activities over the summer holidays.

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  • 6 July 2021 12:19 PM City’s history brought to life in latest batch of heritage panels

    THE ONE–TIME home of a famous Leicester family, the site of Leicester’s Art Deco dairy, and the story of Leicester’s very own Statue of Liberty are all featured on new heritage panels produced by the city council.

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  • 5 July 2021 01:19 PM Funding gives more people the chance to try ebikes

    The city and county councils in Leicester and Leicestershire have linked up with the Department for Transport to offer residents the chance to try getting around on electric bikes.

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  • 1 July 2021 03:06 PM Final phase of Welford Road corridor improvement programme to begin

    THE last stage of a major programme of road resurfacing and improvement works in and around one of the main routes into Leicester is due to start at the end of next week.

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  • 1 July 2021 01:48 PM Help judge a ‘meal-barrow’ at Abbey Pumping Station this weekend

    SCHOOLS that have been growing ‘meal-barrows’ full of healthy fruit and vegetables will have their efforts judged at an open day on Saturday.

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  • 1 July 2021 01:40 PM Owners notified of next stage to make safe collapsing wall

    OWNERS of a wall in Halstead Street, Leicester, are being updated on work needed to protect lives and properties from the six-metre high wall which is at risk of collapse.

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  • 30 June 2021 12:57 PM Work starts on construction of Leicester’s new bus station at St Margaret’s

    WORK has started on the ambitious £13.5million regeneration of Leicester’s St Margaret’s bus station and its surrounding streets.

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  • 29 June 2021 11:35 AM Lots to see at Leicester’s Newarke Houses Museum this summer

    THERE’S still time to catch an exhibition at Newarke Houses Museum that marks the 80th anniversary of the ‘Leicester Blitz’.

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  • 28 June 2021 10:02 AM Consultation launched on Leicester Transport Plan

    PEOPLE across Leicester are being called on for their input into a major new plan setting out transport and travel priorities for the city for the next 15 years.

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  • 25 June 2021 09:04 AM Council to work with local bus companies on new improvement plan

    PLANS to enhance local bus services through an enhanced partnership with local operators have been announced by Leicester City Council.

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  • 24 June 2021 04:03 PM Prepare to go wild for this year’s summer reading challenge

    CHILDREN and families can take part in a wild reading challenge this summer, courtesy of the Wild World Heroes.

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