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  • 9 March 2017 11:17 AM 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 09:40 AM 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 03:39 PM 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 10:43 AM 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 11:36 AM 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 12:36 PM 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 12:27 PM 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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  • 12 January 2017 09:58 AM New lecture series to explore Leicester's planning story

    A NEW series of public lectures that will explore the urban development, history and architecture of Leicester will launch later this month.

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  • 11 January 2017 11:15 AM Revamp due for Abbey Pumping Station Museum

    ABBEY Pumping Station Museum could be set for a £500,000 revamp as part of improvement works designed to increase visitor numbers and better showcase its historic collections. 

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  • 10 January 2017 02:38 PM Council support for new Cultural Quarter workspace plans

    PLANS for the development of new workspace in Leicester’s Cultural Quarter are set to get a boost with investment in a key building.

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  • 4 January 2017 03:55 PM Local photographers show ‘spirit of Greyfriars’ in new exhibition

    LOCAL photographers are set to have their works exhibited after being invited to turn their lenses to the architectural treasures in Leicester’s Greyfriars area.

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  • 4 January 2017 12:23 PM Former hostels set to provide new council homes

    THREE former city council hostels are set to be transformed into new homes for people on the council’s housing register.

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