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  • 1 November 2018 Councils join forces to tackle fuel poverty in Leicestershire

    PEOPLE living in Leicester and Leicestershire will soon be able to buy green energy from a not-for-profit company that aims to provide some of the cheapest gas and electricity on the market.

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  • 26 October 2018 Road closed to allow funeral procession for respected local councillor

    PART of Belgrave Road will be closed to traffic briefly on Saturday morning for the funeral procession of a respected local councillor who died suddenly last weekend.

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  • 23 October 2018 New council team providing extra support for rough sleepers

    WORK to help rough sleepers in Leicester has been boosted by the creation of a new team at Leicester City Council.

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  • 22 October 2018 Ride Leicester festival nominated for tourism award

    A CITY cycling festival has been nominated for a tourism award.

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  • 19 October 2018 City primary schools celebrate after growing their own grub

    A CITY primary school is celebrating its fourth consecutive win in an annual gardening competition.

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  • 10 October 2018 Views sought on changes to parks byelaws

    LEICESTER residents are being invited to comment on plans to update the byelaws that apply in the city’s parks and open spaces.

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  • 9 October 2018 Community centre offered to local groups

    COMMUNITY groups are being invited to apply to run a neighbourhood centre in North Evington.

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  • 9 October 2018 Work underway on major scheme to create parking spaces

    WORK has begun on a major scheme to create new parking spaces in a city community. About £105,000 is being invested in Kashmir Road, St Matthews, to create 29 additional new parking spaces by modifying and resurfacing an existing parking area.

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  • 8 October 2018 Council staff support city-wide Readathon

    STAFF and councillors from Leicester City Council have been showing their support for the city-wide Readathon by picking up a book and reading for pleasure.

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  • 27 September 2018 More than 28 acres of city land transformed into affordable homes

    MORE than 28 acres (11 hectares) of unused land in the city has been transformed into nearly 300 new-build affordable homes.

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  • 24 September 2018 Views sought on plans for Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium

    THE city council is consulting on changes it plans to make to Saffron Lane Athletics Stadium as part of an £85,000 investment in the facility.

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  • 21 September 2018 Land deal paves way for new homes and school

    LEICESTER’S City Mayor has today announced a new land deal paving the way for more affordable homes and a new free school in the city.

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