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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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  • 14 May 2019 09:51 AM Have a say on proposals for city’s recycling bring banks

    A CONSULTATION has been launched asking people to give their views on plans to reorganise the city’s network of recycling bank sites.

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  • 26 April 2019 12:23 PM Get ready for Walk Leicester

    A MONTH-LONG walking festival showcasing Leicester’s heritage, history and green spaces gets under way this weekend (28 April).

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  • 16 April 2019 01:03 PM Get ready to turn wildlife detective for the City Nature Challenge

    LEICESTER’S annual wildlife survey returns for its tenth year this month, and it’s set to be bigger than ever.

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  • 15 April 2019 10:24 AM No changes to city waste collections this Easter

    ALL recycling and waste collections in Leicester take place on the normal collection day over the forthcoming Easter holiday.

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  • 1 April 2019 04:41 PM Volunteers help to spruce up Narborough Road

    VOLUNTEERS joined a litter pick organised by the city council to help spruce up one of Leicester’s busiest streets.

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  • 21 March 2019 04:39 PM Leicester to join the big Earth Hour switch-off

    THE LIGHTS at Leicester’s Town Hall will go off for an hour next weekend as the city joins a worldwide event to highlight climate change.

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  • 20 March 2019 04:06 PM Air pollution in Leicester at lowest ever recorded levels

    AIR pollution in Leicester is at its lowest ever recorded levels, according to the latest figures released by the city council.

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  • 19 March 2019 11:46 AM Pilot project helps council cut its carbon emissions

    A THREE-year project to raise awareness of energy consumption in public buildings in Leicester has helped cut carbon emissions and save cash.

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  • 18 March 2019 05:08 PM City children join the Great Big School Clean

    MORE than 2,000 young people from 35 Leicester schools will be taking part in a month-long litter-picking campaign that gets under way on Friday (22 March).

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  • 28 February 2019 10:01 AM Walking and cycling thrive five years on from flyover demolition

    THOUSANDS more cyclists and pedestrians are using a route connecting Belgrave to the city centre five years on from the demolition of the crumbling flyover which dominated the area.

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  • 1 February 2019 03:17 PM Council on track to beat targets on reducing greenhouse gas emissions

    LEICESTER City Council has joined others across the country and the world in declaring a climate emergency as it sets out its ambition to exceed its own targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across the city.

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