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  • 21 March 2019 Plans announced for multi-million pound housing schemes for vulnerable people

    PLANS for a major multi-million pound scheme to build more than 150 homes for vulnerable and older people in the city have been given the go-ahead.

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  • 21 March 2019 Leicester to join the big Earth Hour switch-off

    THE LIGHTS at Leicester’s Town Hall will go off for an hour next weekend as the city joins a worldwide event to highlight climate change.

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  • 21 March 2019 City council-owned housing company’s first homes get go ahead

    PLANNING permission has been granted for the first council homes to be built by a new city council-owned housing company.

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  • 21 March 2019 New grant scheme to help celebrate Church Gate’s built heritage

    PROPERTY owners in Leicester’s Church Gate could get help to restore historic shopfronts as part of a new partnership scheme.

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  • 21 March 2019 Reminder of next phase of Ravensbridge Drive works

    DRIVERS are being reminded of a road closure affecting a busy junction this weekend in the next phase of a major improvement scheme.

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  • 21 March 2019 Crowdfunding success for kayak launch appeal

    AN AMBITIOUS appeal to raise nearly £33,000 for a new kayak launch at the Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre (LOPC) has reached its target.

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  • 20 March 2019 Air pollution in Leicester at lowest ever recorded levels

    AIR pollution in Leicester is at its lowest ever recorded levels, according to the latest figures released by the city council.

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  • 20 March 2019 Survey shows people value their neighbourhood services

    NEIGHBOURHOOD services in the city are delivering a high satisfaction rate among people who use them, according to the results of a recent survey.

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  • 20 March 2019 City council to work with sponsor Santander on new bike share scheme

    LEICESTER City Council is set to team up with Santander to bring a new bike hire scheme to the city.

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  • 19 March 2019 Pilot project helps council cut its carbon emissions

    A THREE-year project to raise awareness of energy consumption in public buildings in Leicester has helped cut carbon emissions and save cash.

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  • 19 March 2019 Proposals set out for new workspace at Pioneer Park

    PROPOSALS for a development that would provide much-needed commercial workspace at Leicester’s Pioneer Park have been outlined by the city council.

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  • 19 March 2019 Crowdfunding boost for city project tackling violent crime

    A PROJECT tackling knife crime in Leicester’s communities has been awarded funding both from Leicester’s City Mayor and the region’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

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