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  • 6 June 2018 Belgrave Gate set for boost with new hotel and improved car park

    A MULTI–MILLION pound package of improvements is being proposed that would give a massive boost to the regeneration of the Belgrave Gate area while bringing in significant annual income for Leicester City Council.

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  • 31 May 2018 Smart new look for Saffron Lane shutters

    SHOPS on Leicester’s Saffron Lane are getting a smart new night-time look, thanks to a city council scheme that’s helping to improve the appearance of neighbourhood shopping areas.

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  • 25 May 2018 Bede Park’s giant slide back in use after repairs

    BEDE Park’s landmark giant slide has reopened to the public, after decay in the wooden frame forced its closure for over 18 months.

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  • 22 May 2018 Heritage panels set to brighten up bus station

    VIEWS of Leicester from a bygone age are set to brighten up the walls of Leicester’s Haymarket bus station this summer.

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  • 11 May 2018 Bede Park slide reopening delayed

    THE planned reopening of the giant slide on Bede Park has been delayed.

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  • 10 May 2018 Excellent facilities are par for the course at Humberstone Heights

    A major programme of works that has refurbished the facilities at Leicester’s Humberstone Heights golf course has now been completed.

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  • 8 May 2018 New buildings and landmarks added to city’s heritage register

    A local register that lists hundreds of Leicester buildings and landmarks of local significance has been boosted with 16 new additions.

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  • 26 March 2018 More time to comment on city and county’s future growth plans

    PEOPLE are being given more time to comment on plans about how Leicester and Leicestershire could grow in the future.

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  • 11 January 2018 Have your say on how city and county will grow

    PEOPLE are being asked to have their say on a plan setting out how Leicester and Leicestershire will grow in the future.

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  • 20 December 2017 Council acquires strategic site on new market square

    THREE properties that overlook Leicester’s new market square have been purchased by the city council as part of its ongoing plans for the regeneration of the market area.

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  • 12 December 2017 Final week to have a say on the Local Plan

    PEOPLE have until the end of this week to take part in a public consultation to help shape the direction of planning and development in Leicester over the coming decades. 

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  • 12 December 2017 Late change to planning meeting

    PEOPLE are being advised of a late change to items due to be considered at tomorrow’s meeting of the city’s Planning and Development Control Committee.

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