12 July 2017 Tree works to be carried out in De Montfort Hall GardensRead the full story
DOZENS of overgrown shrubs and trees in the grounds of De Montfort Hall are to be pruned or removed in a bid to restore the gardens to their original early 20th century glory.
11 July 2017 Works set to restore mill’s historic façadeRead the full story
THE FAÇADE of a former textile mill in Leicester’s historic heart is to be fully restored, thanks to a grant from the Greyfriars Townscape Heritage Initiative.
27 June 2017 Jewry Wall Museum to close its doors for refurbishmentRead the full story
A MUSEUM telling the story of Leicester’s Roman history is due to close its doors next month ahead of major refurbishment works.
22 June 2017 Council to lease former tip to Waterside car recyclersRead the full story
A former city council recycling centre will be leased to the owners of a vehicle recycling plant looking to relocate from the Waterside regeneration area.
18 May 2017 Loughborough academic to deliver City Series lectureRead the full story
A Loughborough academic is set to present a City Series lecture at Leicester City Hall on Thursday 25 May.
16 May 2017 Visitors from Denmark will view city’s regeneration schemesRead the full story
A DANISH delegation will be in the city later this week to find out more about Leicester’s regeneration plans.
13 April 2017 Ideas revealed for city's Western ParkRead the full story
A LOCAL developer and community group could potentially be working in partnership to breathe new life into land and empty buildings on a Leicester park.
28 March 2017 Donation paves way for Alice Hawkins statueRead the full story
SUFFRAGETTE Alice Hawkins is to be commemorated with a statue in Leicester city centre, thanks to a donation by a local businessman.
13 March 2017 Shop owners invited to bid for new improvement grantsRead the full story
RETAILERS from key shopping areas in Leicester are being invited to bid for city council grants to help improve their properties.
9 March 2017 Over £25million growth money for local economyRead the full story
THE LEICESTER & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has been allocated £25.87million from the Government in the latest round of Local Growth Deal funding.
9 March 2017 Workshop offers tips on maintenance of historic buildingsRead the full story
THE routine care and maintenance of old buildings will come under the spotlight at a workshop to be held in the heart of Leicester’s historic ‘Old Town’.
23 February 2017 Restaurant refurb takes historic bank off ‘at risk’ listRead the full story
A £1.5million project to create a steakhouse restaurant in a long-neglected bank building has been given the stamp of approval by a national heritage watchdog.
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