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  • 19 August 2019 11:16 AM Campaign launched to increase citywide foil recycling rate

    PEOPLE in Leicester are being encouraged to recycle more household aluminium as part of a month-long ‘Foil in Love with Recycling’ campaign.

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  • 16 August 2019 02:56 PM Footballer sculpture is Kicking it to Plastics

    There’s a new addition to LCFC’s squad this season – and he’s made entirely out of plastic!

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  • 13 August 2019 04:27 PM Artists team up to transform underpass

    A NETWORK of pedestrian subways under Leicester’s inner ring road is being transformed with a series of colourful artworks, thanks to a partnership between the city council and local arts company Graffwerk.

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  • 12 August 2019 01:37 PM Council buys more private homes to meet need in city

    MORE private homes have been acquired by the city council, and a further £9.3m is to be set aside for future purchases to help meet demand for affordable housing in the city.

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  • 31 July 2019 02:35 PM Cycle to work and get a free breakfast!

    USE pedal power to get to work on Cycle to Work Day and you can get a free breakfast pastry and drink.

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  • 22 July 2019 04:18 PM Residents to have say on Great Central Way access ramp plans

    PEOPLE are being invited to view proposals for a new ramp to improve access for cyclists and walkers between the Great Central Way and Marsden Lane.

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  • 3 July 2019 10:42 AM Ellesmere students kick off plastics campaign

    STUDENTS from Ellesmere College are kicking off a summer campaign to reduce litter in our waterways.

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  • 2 July 2019 04:14 PM Pollinators make a beeline for Leicester's ring road

    BEES and butterflies are heading for Leicester’s ring road this summer, thanks to a planting project that’s transforming the city’s roadside verges into havens for pollinators.

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  • 28 June 2019 02:32 PM Go traffic-free at city’s monthly Open Streets festival

    HISTORIC streets in the Greyfriars area of the city centre will be closed to traffic and opened up for people to enjoy this weekend.

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  • 27 June 2019 09:51 AM Judge a ‘mealbarrow’ at Evington Park this weekend

    SCHOOLS which have been growing ‘mealbarrows’ full of healthy fruit and vegetables will have their efforts judged at a city park on Saturday.

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  • 17 June 2019 09:47 AM Schools compete for the ‘eco factor’ at celebration event

    FOURTEEN local primary schools competed to see who had the ‘eco factor’ in a celebration event held at De Montfort University.

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  • 10 June 2019 10:41 AM Chance to view city’s latest fledgling Peregrines

    THREE recently-hatched Peregrine falcon chicks are preparing to take their first flight from a specially-built lofty nest box tucked away in Leicester Cathedral’s bell tower.

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