19 October 2018 Leicester gets ready to light up for ChristmasRead the full story
THE MAMMOTH task of installing the twinkling lights and colourful garlands that will decorate Leicester city centre this Christmas gets under way this weekend.
17 October 2018 New galleries to bring Ancient Egypt to lifeRead the full story
TWO brand new galleries that will bring the fascinating stories of ancient Egypt to life will open at New Walk Museum on Saturday (20 October) – just in time for Leicester’s half-term break.
17 October 2018 Family-oriented events mark half-term in cityRead the full story
GHOSTLY goings-on, Diwali events, a pop-up museum and the chance for kids to swim for a quid are among the activities on offer in Leicester for the city's half-term (22-26 October).
12 October 2018 Build-up to Leicester’s spectacular Diwali celebrations beginsRead the full story
PREPARATIONS are underway for Leicester’s world-renowned Diwali festivities, which are set to light up the city’s Golden Mile.
11 October 2018 Snow time like the present to get your tickets for Leicester's Christmas ice rinkRead the full story
WITH less than two months to go before Leicester’s Christmas ice rink returns to Jubilee Square, skaters can now start planning their visits to the popular city centre attraction.
10 October 2018 Views sought on changes to parks byelawsRead the full story
LEICESTER residents are being invited to comment on plans to update the byelaws that apply in the city’s parks and open spaces.
10 October 2018 New guide to Leicester street art launchedRead the full story
LEICESTER is home to an ever growing collection of critically acclaimed street art and a new guide has been produced to help people explore it.
9 October 2018 Community centre offered to local groupsRead the full story
COMMUNITY groups are being invited to apply to run a neighbourhood centre in North Evington.
9 October 2018 Runners take to streets for Leicester MarathonRead the full story
THOUSANDS of runners will be taking to the city’s streets as part of the annual Leicester Marathon and Leicester Half Marathon this weekend.
9 October 2018 Date set for spectacular end to centenary celebrationsRead the full story
A YEAR-LONG celebration marking the centenary of the first British women getting the vote will culminate in a spectacular finale in Leicester next spring.
8 October 2018 Council staff support city-wide ReadathonRead the full story
STAFF and councillors from Leicester City Council have been showing their support for the city-wide Readathon by picking up a book and reading for pleasure.
2 October 2018 Tickets go on sale for Abbey Park Bonfire and Firework DisplayRead the full story
TICKETS have gone on sale for Leicester’s biggest and best annual firework display.
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