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  • 5 April 2022 03:07 PM Public artwork planned as permanent commemoration for city’s Ugandan Asians

    A NEW piece of public art is due to be designed and installed in Leicester as part of commemorations of the 50th anniversary of the arrival of thousands of Ugandan Asians to the city.

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  • 5 April 2022 11:28 AM First new homes completed in major Waterside regeneration

    THE first new homes built as part of a multi-million regeneration of Leicester’s Waterside area have been completed.

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  • 5 April 2022 10:51 AM Expect delays ahead of European quarter-final at the King Power stadium on Thursday

    MOTORISTS and bus users are advised to expect delays to their journeys on Thursday evening (7 April), ahead of Leicester City’s Europa Conference League quarter-final with PSV Eindhoven.

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  • 4 April 2022 12:06 PM City bestows highest honour on Leicester City Football Club

    LEICESTER City Football Club today received the Honorary Freedom of the City at a ceremony at the King Power stadium (Monday 4 April).

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  • 4 April 2022 12:00 PM Work to begin on St George Street gateway revamp

    A FORGOTTEN link between Leicester’s Cultural Quarter and an important gateway into the city centre is set for a major revamp, with work due to begin next week.

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  • 4 April 2022 11:33 AM Major investment due for Leicester’s ‘most confusing’ junction and connecting streets

    A MAJOR programme of proposed improvements to one of Leicester’s ‘most confusing’ junctions and its connecting roads has been outlined by the city council.

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  • 1 April 2022 04:07 PM Staff in pre-school settings complete specialist training

    STAFF who work with children with special educational needs have completed training that will further develop their specialist skills and knowledge.

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  • 1 April 2022 01:40 PM Major expansion to city’s e-bike share scheme

    A MAJOR expansion of Leicester’s e-bike share scheme is getting under way, with 30 new bike docks and 330 additional cycles being added to the fleet.

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  • 1 April 2022 12:30 PM Council outlines latest plans to extend citywide cycling network

    PLANS for a major new neighbourhood cycling route in Leicester have been outlined, as part of an ambitious citywide programme of investment in sustainable transport.

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  • 31 March 2022 02:53 PM City Mayor pays tribute to former Chief Constable Simon Cole

    CITY Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby has paid tribute to Simon Cole QPM, the former Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police whose death was announced yesterday (30 March).

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  • 30 March 2022 04:29 PM Trees planted in St Matthews to mark Queen’s Jubilee

    NEW trees have been planted in locations across a city neighbourhood as part of commemorations for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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  • 29 March 2022 03:43 PM Heroes of dental care to be recognised in city’s Smile Awards

    HEALTH professionals, dental teams, teachers, nursery staff, children’s centre workers and volunteers who are helping to improve oral health in Leicester are to be recognised in an awards scheme organised by Leicester City Council.

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