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  • 16 May 2017 Visitors from Denmark will view city’s regeneration schemes

    A DANISH delegation will be in the city later this week to find out more about Leicester’s regeneration plans.

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  • 13 April 2017 Ideas revealed for city's Western Park

    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.

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  • 28 March 2017 Donation paves way for Alice Hawkins statue

    SUFFRAGETTE Alice Hawkins is to be commemorated with a statue in Leicester city centre, thanks to a donation by a local businessman.

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  • 13 March 2017 Shop owners invited to bid for new improvement grants

    RETAILERS from key shopping areas in Leicester are being invited to bid for city council grants to help improve their properties.

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  • 9 March 2017 Over £25million growth money for local economy

    THE LEICESTER & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has been allocated £25.87million from the Government in the latest round of Local Growth Deal funding.

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  • 9 March 2017 Workshop offers tips on maintenance of historic buildings

    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’.

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  • 23 February 2017 Restaurant refurb takes historic bank off ‘at risk’ list

    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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  • 13 February 2017 Council wins £3.1m to help boost local business growth

    A NEW scheme that will support the growth of smaller firms in Leicester and Leicestershire has been awarded over £3milllion of European Union cash.

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  • 13 February 2017 New owners for St Martin’s Square

    THE NEW owners of St Martin’s Square have met City Mayor Peter Soulsby to talk about their plans for the area.

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  • 30 January 2017 Views sought on Church Gate conservation area

    PEOPLE can give their views on council plans for an important city centre conservation area.

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  • 18 January 2017 City Mayor reveals proposals for Clock Tower area

    THE AREA around Leicester’s Clock Tower is set to be transformed under proposals announced by City Mayor Peter Soulsby.

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  • 12 January 2017 Designs revealed for Jewry Wall revamp

    STUNNING designs have been revealed for a project to transform the site of Leicester’s biggest Roman ruins into a world-class visitor centre.

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