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  • 7 November 2017 City Mayor outlines priorities for next capital programme

    IMPROVING neighbourhoods, creating more school places and boosting the local economy are among the top spending priorities being put forward for Leicester City Council's next capital programme.

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  • 6 November 2017 Snow and ice guaranteed in Leicester this Christmas

    PUT on your parka and grab your gloves because there’s going to be snow and ice in Leicester this Christmas – guaranteed.

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  • 30 October 2017 Blaze of glory for unwanted pallets at Abbey Park bonfire

    AN APPEAL has gone out for unwanted wooden pallets that will help make this year's Abbey Park bonfire bigger and better than ever before.

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  • 23 October 2017 Free discovery walks and rides for businesses

    BUSINESSES are being offered the chance to take part in a free 10-week programme of cycling and walking activities aimed at helping to improve their employees’ health and wellbeing.

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  • 17 October 2017 Training offered for budding market entrepreneurs

    A NEW training scheme will offer a launch pad for budding traders at Leicester’s popular market.

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  • 17 October 2017 Helping hand for businesses to offer young people work placements

    BUSINESSES in Leicester and Leicestershire are being offered a helping hand to take on disadvantaged young people for work placements.

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  • 13 October 2017 City exceeds tourism targets

    TARGETS set to increase the value of tourism in Leicester by 2020 have already been beaten, according to new figures.

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  • 3 October 2017 Leicester aims for skilled and ethical textiles industry

    AROUND 40 representatives of national regulatory and enforcement agencies are to meet in Leicester on Friday (October 6), as the city looks to pilot ways of developing a skilled and ethical textiles industry that can be emulated across the UK.

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  • 27 September 2017 Markets host storytelling workshop

    A STORYTELLING workshop is coming to Leicester Market on Saturday (30), as part of the Everybody’s Reading festival.

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  • 25 September 2017 Noise equipment seized from bar in Braunstone Gate

    OFFICERS from Leicester City Council have seized noise equipment from a Leicester bar after residents complained about very loud music.

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  • 7 September 2017 New figures show tourism is booming in county

    MORE than 33million people visited Leicester and Leicestershire last year, with a million more visitors choosing to spend time in the area in 2016 than in the previous year.

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  • 1 September 2017 Specialist markets set up shop on new market square

    LEICESTER’S new market square will host two specialist markets on consecutive days next week.

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