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  • 14 June 2021 03:41 PM Councils set to approve funding for Leicester Cathedral heritage centre

    LEICESTER Cathedral’s plan to create a heritage learning centre that will enable visitors to find out more about the 2,000 year history of the site is set to be backed by the city and county councils.

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  • 27 May 2021 11:04 AM Windrush generation stories brought to life in new project

    THE stories of Leicester’s Windrush generation are due to be told in a new programme of community events taking place this year.

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  • 24 May 2021 11:56 AM Africa Day to be formally marked in Leicester for the first time

    AN IMPORTANT day that unites African communities around the world each year is to be formally celebrated in Leicester for the first time.

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  • 13 May 2021 04:30 PM Art competition celebrates new beginnings after lockdown

    AN art competition has been launched for local people to get creative and celebrate the city emerging from lockdown.

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  • 13 May 2021 02:42 PM Last chance to join bike share scheme’s trial offer

    LEICESTER residents, commuters and visitors are being encouraged to sign up for a new ebike hire scheme by 17 May if they want to take advantage of an introductory trial offer.

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  • 13 May 2021 10:00 AM “We’ve Missed You,” campaign launched as city reopens for business

    A CAMPAIGN is being launched to encourage people back into Leicester safely to enjoy its shopping entertainment and hospitality as the city emerges from lockdown.

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  • 28 April 2021 09:48 AM Phase one of Jewry Wall revamp underway

    WORK is underway on the first stage of an ambitious project to transform the site of Leicester’s biggest Roman ruins into a world-class visitor centre.

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  • 22 April 2021 04:25 PM Programme of preservation work at Magazine Gateway completed

    A SIX-month project to carry out much-needed repairs and restoration work at one of Leicester’s oldest medieval buildings has finished.

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  • 21 April 2021 05:54 PM Get involved with World Book Night

    LEICESTER’S libraries are backing World Book Night on 23 April with a free book giveaway and online discussion.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:50 PM Outdoor seating grants to help local hospitality businesses

    CAFES and restaurants in Leicester can apply for grants of up to £4,000 from the city council to buy outdoor furniture.

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  • 19 April 2021 12:47 PM People asked to share their wildlife photos with Leicester Museum & Art Gallery

    PEOPLE in Leicester and beyond are being invited to submit their photographs of the natural world for a new digital exhibition at the Leicester Museum & Art Gallery.

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  • 13 April 2021 12:06 PM Leicester’s e-bike share opens to all city residents

    LEICESTER’S innovative new electric bike share scheme is opening up to all city residents on Wednesday 14 April.

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