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  • 30 March 2021 02:48 PM Still time for eligible families to register for holiday food programme

    CHILDREN in Leicester who normally have a free school meal won’t miss out over the Easter break, thanks to a holiday food programme co-ordinated by the city council.

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  • 30 March 2021 11:14 AM New hub will help get young people into jobs

    A £4MILLION project to create a new youth hub and help get young people into jobs, education and training is being launched in Leicester.

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  • 5 March 2021 12:29 PM City’s schools ready to welcome back children from Monday

    AFTER months of home learning, children across Leicester will be back in the classroom from Monday (8 March).

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  • 1 March 2021 11:07 AM National Tiny Forest initiative takes root at Leicester school

    HUNDREDS of trees are being planted at a Leicester school as part a campaign to create a network of urban micro forests in cities across the UK.

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  • 1 March 2021 10:57 AM Record number of pupils receive offers of a city secondary school

    THOUSANDS of children across the city will be offered places at secondary schools today (Monday 1 March) – with a record number of children being offered a year 7 place at a city school.

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  • 26 January 2021 09:14 AM Free online workshops showcase benefits of adult learning

    ADULTS wanting to learn new skills or explore ways of improving their wellbeing can take part in a series of free online workshops next month.

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  • 12 January 2021 04:47 PM Reminder to apply for a school place before 15 January deadline

    PARENTS and carers of children who will be starting full-time school in Leicester this autumn are being reminded to apply for a place before Friday’s deadline

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  • 3 December 2020 11:16 AM Schools’ commitment to staying Covid-safe praised by education chiefs

    EDUCATION bosses across Leicester have praised the city’s schools for their work to keep staff and pupils safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 19 November 2020 09:29 AM Free training and advice for staff at risk of redundancy

    EMPLOYERS in Leicester are being urged to find out about free training and expert careers advice on offer for staff at risk of redundancy. 

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  • 3 November 2020 12:37 PM Adventurer Ed Stafford visits Leicester schoolchildren

    ADVENTURER and world record-holder Ed Stafford has been sharing tales of his epic Amazon trip with Leicester schoolchildren.

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  • 3 November 2020 09:36 AM Young people win national award for Quaranteens campaign

    YOUNG people from Leicester with experience of being in care have won a national award for supporting each other during the lockdown.

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  • 7 October 2020 03:27 PM More children walking to school as Clean Air Day approaches

    MORE children are improving their health and contributing towards better air quality by walking to school, according to latest figures from the city council.

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