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  • 2 October 2019 03:56 PM Older people reminded to claim what they’re entitled to

    OLDER people in Leicester are being reminded to claim everything they’re entitled to as part of a citywide initiative to encourage the take-up of welfare benefits.

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  • 27 September 2019 02:04 PM New recruits will help to maintain council homes

    NINETEEN new housing apprentices have joined Leicester City Council to help carry out repairs on council homes.

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  • 24 September 2019 01:35 PM Chance to look behind the scenes at city’s crematorium

    THERE’S a rare chance to look behind the scenes at one of the country’s oldest working crematoriums this weekend as Leicester’s Gilroes crematorium opens its doors to the public.

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  • 23 September 2019 02:21 PM Campaign raises awareness of work to bring empty homes back into use

    A CITY council team dedicated to bringing empty houses back into use is calling on people to report properties that have fallen out of use.

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  • 17 September 2019 12:54 PM Council funds local charities to increase support for homeless

    THE city council has given funding to two local homelessness charities to enable them to give extra support to rough sleepers in the city.

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  • 6 September 2019 04:08 PM Unsung ‘Road Heroes’ recognised in national campaign

    A WORKMAN who has been repairing Leicester’s roads for more than 50 years is one of a legion of unsung heroes which are the focus of a national campaign taking place today.

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  • 6 September 2019 10:45 AM New service will support hundreds of homeless people into work

    A NEW college for people experiencing homelessness is set to open in Leicester’s Dawn Centre in the New Year.

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  • 23 August 2019 10:23 AM Investment in road repairs across city neighbourhoods this summer

    REPAIRS to roads in neighbourhoods across the city are taking place over the coming weeks as part of Leicester City Council’s annual capital maintenance programme.

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  • 22 August 2019 10:24 AM Prepare for road closures as Let’s Ride Leicester rolls into city

    CITY centre streets will be closed to traffic and opened up for people to enjoy at the weekend, as HSBC UK Let’s Ride Leicester rolls into the city.

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  • 21 August 2019 12:27 PM Open Streets teams up with Let’s Ride Leicester for summer fun

    OPEN Streets and Let’s Ride Leicester are joining forces to offer visitors to the city centre an array of free, family-friendly activities this weekend.

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  • 19 August 2019 02:25 PM Award for shopfront improvement scheme

    A SCHEME that has helped to revamp shopfronts in the city has won an award from the Federation of Small Businesses.

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  • 19 August 2019 11:59 AM Man jailed over sale of fraudulent vehicle service stamps

    A MAN who illegally sold vehicle service stamps online for use in falsifying vehicle documents has been jailed for 12 months after an investigation by Leicester City Council.

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