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  • 13 December 2019 03:27 PM Council seeks members for first Leicester Climate Assembly

    PEOPLE in Leicester are being invited to take part in the city’s first climate assembly and help shape the local response to the climate emergency.

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  • 11 December 2019 12:04 PM Scheme to reduce waste left behind by students raises £68,000 for charity

    A CHARITY scheme, that encourages students to donate their unwanted items at the end of term instead of throwing them away, has saved an incredible 39 tonnes of items from being thrown away in Leicester.

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  • 9 December 2019 01:58 PM Waste collection changes over Christmas period

    LEICESTER City Council will be making changes to its regular waste and recycling collection days over the Christmas and New Year bank holidays.

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  • 9 December 2019 10:04 AM Schools get involved in tree-planting

    SCHOOLS in Leicester have been planting native tree species in parks and open spaces to provide more places for wildlife to cope with our changing climate.

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  • 26 November 2019 12:53 PM Park & Ride every day in Leicester this December

    LEICESTER Park & Ride is running extra services throughout December – which means you can catch a Park & Ride bus every day, apart from on Christmas Day.

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  • 22 November 2019 02:10 PM Council prepares to plant 350 trees this winter

    LEICESTER City Council has marked the start of National Tree Week by taking delivery of hundreds of new trees that will be planted in the city this winter.

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  • 19 November 2019 02:27 PM People invited to help shape Leicester’s response to the climate emergency

    PEOPLE are being asked to help shape a citywide vision on the changes needed for Leicester to become carbon neutral and play its part in tackling the global climate emergency.

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  • 25 October 2019 03:00 PM Join the pumpkin rescue and do your bit to prevent food waste

    COMMUNITIES, individuals and schools are being encouraged to help prevent food waste this Halloween by eating pumpkins as well as carving them.

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  • 25 October 2019 02:45 PM Victorian theme to Open Streets festival

    THERE’S a Victorian theme to this month’s Open Streets festival in the city centre.

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  • 25 October 2019 12:42 PM Council outlines plans to further improve air quality in Leicester

    PROPOSALS to further improve air quality in Leicester and bring levels of harmful emissions to within Government guidelines have been outlined by the city council.

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  • 24 October 2019 01:13 PM Pupils prove they can grow their own grub

    PUPILS and staff from St Barnabas C of E Primary School in Leicester are celebrating their win in the annual schools’ Grow Your Own Grub competition.

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  • 11 October 2019 11:59 AM New electric bikes could be your Wheels2Work

    EIGHT new electric bikes are part of a fleet of cycles and scooters available to hire from the city council for people who need help getting to work, training or education.

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