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  • 8 August 2018 New sculpture celebrates park's agricultural past

    A LIFE-SIZE sculpture of a medieval farmer with his ox and plough has been installed in a Leicester park in a tribute to the land’s agricultural past.

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  • 7 August 2018 River Monster project will create art out of litter

    AN INNOVATIVE project to create a floating sculpture out of litter thrown into rivers is getting under way in Leicester.

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  • 2 August 2018 Route confirmed for next week's Let's Ride Leicester event

    THE ROUTE for Leicester’s annual family-friendly city centre bike ride has been confirmed – and those taking part next Sunday (12 August) will be able to enjoy a traffic-free route past some of Leicester’s most iconic landmarks.

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  • 23 July 2018 New park mural celebrates bug life

    A COLOURFUL mural inspired by bugs, butterflies and bees is now welcoming visitors to Leicester’s Abbey Park.

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  • 17 July 2018 Community gardening event set to get Old Town buzzing

    A COMMUNITY gardening event will take place in Leicester’s Old Town area this week.

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  • 12 July 2018 Ellis Meadows thriving as new home for nature

    A NATURE park created on the banks of the River Soar has been recognised for its role in nature conservation in a national awards scheme.

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  • 9 July 2018 Exhibition marks 50 years since Leicester’s worst floods

    AN exhibition marking 50 years since severe floods struck Leicester will be held at Newarke Houses Museum this weekend.

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  • 3 July 2018 Loughborough Road Bridge to close for flood risk work

    A MAJOR road bridge in Leicester will close to traffic for up to eight weeks this summer as vital flood risk work nears completion.

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  • 28 June 2018 Helping hand to tackle student move-out waste

    STUDENTS moving out of their term-time homes for the summer are being given a helping hand to dispose of their waste and get rid of unwanted items.

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  • 25 June 2018 New park mural to celebrate bug life

    WORK on a giant mural that will be inspired by bees, butterflies and bugs will get under way in Leicester’s Abbey Park this week.

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  • 20 June 2018 Open Streets monthly event celebrates city’s people-friendly streets

    A FREE monthly event aimed at encouraging people to explore Leicester’s people-friendly streets and open spaces is taking place this Sunday (24 June).

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  • 14 June 2018 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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