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  • 31 May 2019 02:41 PM £7million set to be invested to provide new council housing in city

    LEICESTER City Council is set to invest a further £7million on building and buying properties which can be used to provide much-needed affordable housing in the city.

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  • 22 May 2019 03:21 PM Find out more about Windrush compensation at public event

    LEICESTER is hosting a public event later this week to raise awareness of the Government’s Windrush compensation scheme.

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  • 17 May 2019 01:45 PM New Lord Mayor of Leicester takes office

    THE new Lord Mayor of Leicester was officially inaugurated in a ceremony at the city’s Town Hall last night.

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  • 1 April 2019 04:41 PM Volunteers help to spruce up Narborough Road

    VOLUNTEERS joined a litter pick organised by the city council to help spruce up one of Leicester’s busiest streets.

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  • 21 March 2019 01:28 PM Plans announced for multi-million pound housing schemes for vulnerable people

    PLANS for a major multi-million pound scheme to build more than 150 homes for vulnerable and older people in the city have been given the go-ahead.

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  • 14 March 2019 02:20 PM Council’s annual pay policy shows gender parity in salaries

    AVERAGE pay for male and female staff at Leicester City Council is now the same a new report has found.

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  • 13 March 2019 05:38 PM City council recruits five more homeless prevention workers

    THE city council has appointed five more homeless prevention officers to join its existing team of 13, to meet the increased demand on its services.

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  • 15 February 2019 12:15 PM Young people investigate mental health services

    YOUNG people are conducting a select committee-style investigation into mental health services in Leicester.

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  • 16 January 2019 09:54 AM Annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration to take place

    LEICESTER’S annual Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration will take place later this month.

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  • 10 January 2019 03:28 PM New Year glitch prevents collection of 3,000 direct debit payments

    AN IT glitch that was discovered over the New Year break has left the city council unable to collect January payments due from 3,000 customers.

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  • 17 December 2018 11:49 AM New street cleaning machines in operation

    NEW STREET washing machines are now in operation across the city, tackling a range of stubborn cleansing problems including removing chewing gum.

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  • 30 November 2018 10:58 AM City council aims to buy properties to create more affordable homes

    THE city council aims to make more affordable homes available in the city by purchasing around 50 properties to let to families on its housing register.

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