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  • 10 December 2018 Waste collection changes over Christmas period

    LEICESTER City Council will be making changes to regular waste and recycling collection days due to the Christmas bank holidays.

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  • 26 November 2018 Council launches tree strategy in National Tree Week

    A MAJOR new plan that will guide the management of Leicester’s ‘urban forest’ over the next five years has been launched in the city today (26 November).

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  • 22 November 2018 New wetland plans for Aylestone Meadows

    PEOPLE are being invited to find out more about plans for new wetland habitats and other improvements at Aylestone Meadows.

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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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  • 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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  • 8 October 2018 Government funding and help to tackle pollution announced

    NEW Government funding to tackle air pollution in Leicester has been given a cautious welcome by the Deputy City Mayor responsible for environmental issues

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  • 19 September 2018 Trio of schools awarded Green Flags

    CHILDREN at three Leicester primary schools are celebrating their success in an internationally-recognised environmental award scheme.

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  • 11 September 2018 Essential repairs planned to Turret Gateway

    THE cobbled street under a historical city landmark will be closed temporarily next week, to make way for essential repairs.

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  • 23 August 2018 Hunt for treasure at city parks

    FAMILIES can take part in a virtual treasure hunt at city parks over the summer – with the chance to win some very real prizes!

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  • 21 August 2018 River Monster project is set to launch

    A RIVER ‘monster’ made out of discarded plastic will be launching onto the River Soar later this week.

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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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