13 February 2019 Council to invest £1.35m in next phase of tower block sprinkler programmeRead the full story
A FURTHER £1.35milllion is set to be invested in fitting sprinkler systems at more city council tower blocks in Leicester, as work nears completion at the first block to have the new fire safety measures installed.
20 December 2018 Over £350,000 of Right to Buy cash to support purchase of affordable homesRead the full story
PLANS to use over £350,000 of Right to Buy cash to help provide more affordable homes have been announced by Leicester City Council.
11 December 2018 Government confirms £10m grant for Ashton GreenRead the full story
A GOVERNMENT grant of £10million is to fund new roads that will help unlock further development at Leicester City Council’s Ashton Green housing site.
5 December 2018 Council agrees terms to transfer site for Little Theatre’s expansion plansRead the full story
A PROJECT to extend the Leicester theatre where a young Richard Attenborough first trod the boards is being backed by Leicester City Council.
29 November 2018 Experts to survey Abbey Park’s historic walls and ruinsRead the full story
AN expert survey of Abbey Park’s historic walls and remains of Cavendish House gets under way this week.
16 November 2018 Action to bring empty homes back into useRead the full story
TWO houses which have stood empty for several years are set to be brought back into use.
6 November 2018 Ideas sought on sites for potential future developmentRead the full story
LEICESTER City Council is calling on people to put forward ideas for sites which could be developed for future uses.
31 October 2018 Residents welcomed to Ashton Green’s first new affordable homesRead the full story
THE first residents are moving into their new affordable homes at Glebelands Park in Ashton Green, Leicester.
4 October 2018 Council’s first phase of tower block sprinkler retrofitting to get under wayRead the full story
A PLANNED programme of work to retrofit sprinkler systems to five city council tower blocks will get underway next month.
4 October 2018 New law on houses in multiple occupationRead the full story
LEICESTER City Council is reminding landlords and tenants that a new law is now in place regarding shared houses.
2 October 2018 Plan sets out how city and county will growRead the full story
A PLAN setting out how Leicester and Leicestershire will grow in the future is set to be agreed by local partners.
27 September 2018 More than 28 acres of city land transformed into affordable homesRead the full story
MORE than 28 acres (11 hectares) of unused land in the city has been transformed into nearly 300 new-build affordable homes.
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