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  • 16 October 2020 01:18 PM Council contacts businesses to ensure they are covid-safe

    PUBLIC safety officers from Leicester City Council are working with the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) to contact businesses in Leicester and make sure they are covid-secure.

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  • 7 October 2020 03:27 PM More children walking to school as Clean Air Day approaches

    MORE children are improving their health and contributing towards better air quality by walking to school, according to latest figures from the city council.

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  • 29 September 2020 01:51 PM Next phase of improvements begins at Aylestone Meadows

    WORK is underway on a second phase of improvements at Leicester’s largest nature reserve as part of a £300,000 investment project. 

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  • 22 September 2020 02:45 PM Mural celebrates new street’s cinematic past

    AN ART deco cinema that once stood on the site of a new road in Leicester city centre is providing the inspiration for a spectacular new mural.

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  • 14 September 2020 11:33 AM New recycling campaign reminds people to Make Metals Matter

    A NEW citywide campaign to encourage city households to recycle more cans, foil and aerosols has been launched by Leicester City Council with support from the UK metal industry.

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  • 10 September 2020 09:57 AM Scrutiny to consider ambitious plans for Leicester to be carbon-neutral by 2030

    AN ambitious new strategy to help Leicester respond to the climate emergency will be considered by two city council scrutiny commissions later this month.

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  • 28 August 2020 03:35 PM Customers and businesses reminded to remember social distancing

    PEOPLE are being reminded to queue safely and maintain social distancing at all times if they are visiting restaurants, shops or food outlets over the bank holiday weekend.

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  • 24 August 2020 11:03 AM Support available to help cut cost of heating homes

    PEOPLE in Leicester are being reminded that they could benefit from government funding for energy efficiency improvements to their homes, even if they don’t meet national eligibility criteria.

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  • 17 August 2020 02:35 PM New recreational open space to be created in Aylestone

    A NEW public open space is to be created alongside a new housing development in Aylestone.

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  • 12 August 2020 11:35 AM 52 schools earn recognition for environmental work

    MORE than 50 schools in Leicester have been praised for their work on environmental projects.

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  • 3 August 2020 09:00 AM Leicester’s Bee Roads are blooming and buzzing with wildlife

    LEICESTER’S three-and-a-half miles of 'Bee Roads' are buzzing with wildlife and summer wildflower blooms thanks to a city council-led project to protect our pollinators.

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  • 30 July 2020 09:36 AM Go Wild this Summer with new activity packs

    NEW activity packs created by a local wildlife trust have been produced to help children explore nature on their doorstep over the summer.

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