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  • 27 June 2018 01:50 PM Work to begin on primary school’s expansion

    WORK is set to begin on an expansion project at a popular city primary school. St John the Baptist Church of England Primary School, in Clarendon Park, will get five new classrooms as part of a £1.7million expansion project being funded by the city council.

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  • 26 June 2018 10:51 AM Council announces £4.6m plans for more specialist pupil places

    PLANS have been announced to invest over £4.6million in creating more specialist school places for some of the city’s most vulnerable pupils.

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  • 25 June 2018 02:12 PM Work to begin on major revamp of Belgrave Gate

    WORK to transform a stretch of road linking Leicester’s Golden Mile to the city centre will get under way next month.

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  • 25 June 2018 11:50 AM Grab a rickshaw ride at popular street food event

    VISITORS to Leicester’s popular Canteen street food event later this week will be able to test-ride some new rickshaws.

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  • 22 June 2018 11:48 AM Picasso ceramics collection takes up permanent new home at New Walk Museum

    A STUNNING collection of Picasso Ceramics forming part of the personal collection of Lord and Lady Attenborough has been given a permanent home at New Walk Museum and Art Gallery.

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  • 20 June 2018 03:47 PM Apprentices celebrate achievements at graduation ceremony

    APPRENTICES from the city and county will get the chance to celebrate their achievements at a graduation ceremony later this month.

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  • 20 June 2018 10:38 AM Leicester pupil wins national writing prize

    A YEAR six pupil from Stokes Wood Primary School in Leicester has won a national award for his writing.

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  • 15 June 2018 10:19 AM Summer start planned for £3.9m London Road improvement scheme

    WORK on a major transformation of Leicester’s busy London Road is due to get underway later this summer.

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  • 15 June 2018 10:19 AM Council income collection better than ever before

    The city council collected more income from bills last year than ever before. A report to be considered by the council’s Overview Select Committee shows the council collected £420m in 2017/18, which is £15m more than was collected the year before.

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  • 14 June 2018 05:45 PM Heritage panels brighten up bus station

    VIEWS of Leicester from a bygone age are now brightening up the walls of Leicester’s Haymarket bus station.

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  • 14 June 2018 11:38 AM Exhibition aims to collect memories of flooding in Leicester

    IT has been almost 50 years since Leicester was affected by severe flooding and people are being asked to share their memories for an exhibition.

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  • 14 June 2018 10:04 AM Man jailed for money laundering as part of scam

    A MAN has been jailed for more than three years for his part in a scam which conned a vulnerable Leicester man out of his life savings.

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