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  • 30 December 2016 Work due to begin on New Walk Museum lift and staircase

    WORK is due to begin on preparing New Walk Museum for the installation of a new visitor staircase and lift.

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  • 23 December 2016 Christmas opening hours at city council facilities

    CUSTOMERS are advised to check the opening hours at city council leisure centres, libraries and recycling centres before planning a visit over the Christmas period.

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  • 23 December 2016 No changes to Christmas waste collections in city

    CITY residents are being reminded that recycling and black wheelie bin collections will be unchanged over the Christmas period.

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  • 22 December 2016 Roadworks in Leicester - 25th December 2016

    Ongoing works in the city for week commencing Sunday, 25 December:

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  • 21 December 2016 Hannukah celebrations to begin in city

    CELEBRATIONS are due to begin for one of the most important festivals in the Jewish calendar.

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  • 21 December 2016 Public asked to be vigilant as bird flu confirmed in Lincolnshire

    MEMBERS of the public are being asked to be alert to the arrival of bird flu in Leicester, following news that the virus has been identified at a turkey farm in Lincolnshire.

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  • 20 December 2016 Leisure centres open new Changing Places facilities

    NEW toilet facilities for people with profound disabilities have been installed at two Leicester City Council leisure centres.

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  • 16 December 2016 All the flavours of Christmas at Leicester Market

    LEICESTER’S famous market is gearing up for the busiest week of the year by filling its stalls with everything you need for the perfect Christmas dinner.

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  • 16 December 2016 Roadworks in Leicester - 18th December 2016

    Ongoing works in the city for week commencing Sunday, 18 December:

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  • 16 December 2016 Leicester city centre ready for Christmas shoppers (16th December 2016)

    SHOPPERS heading for Leicester city centre can make the most of extra park & ride services and free evening parking in the run-up to Christmas.

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  • 14 December 2016 Packs help people look out for their neighbours

    PEOPLE are being asked to look out for their elderly and vulnerable neighbours during the winter months.

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  • 12 December 2016 Free tooth-brushing packs for city schoolchildren

    CHILDREN at city primary schools will be getting free tooth-brushing packs as part of an ongoing campaign to improve oral health in Leicester.

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  • 12 December 2016 People asked for views on effectiveness of taxi penalty point scheme

    PEOPLE are being asked whether a penalty point scheme designed to improve standards of city taxis has been effective.

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  • 9 December 2016 Pets' Corner closed as precautionary measure

    ABBEY Park’s Pets’ Corner is temporarily closed to the public as part of a nationwide bid to reduce the risk of avian flu.

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  • 9 December 2016 Roadworks in Leicester - 11th December 2016

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, 11 December:

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  • 8 December 2016 Plan sets out new ambitions for city’s economic growth

    RENEWED plans and a more ambitious vision for Leicester’s economic growth over the next four years are set to come into action.

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  • 8 December 2016 Work begins on cycle circuit at city college

    WORK is beginning on a new purpose-built cycle training circuit in the city.

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  • 8 December 2016 City mayor and deputy city mayor support Toys on the Table

    CITY mayor Peter Soulsby and deputy city mayor Cllr Rory Palmer are showing their support for Leicester’s annual Toys on the Table charity appeal today (Thur 8 Dec).

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  • 8 December 2016 Be aware of risks of button batteries

    PEOPLE are being urged to be aware of the potential risks posed by button batteries.

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  • 8 December 2016 New 20mph zone for residential area in New Parks

    A NEW 20mph zone is being installed in streets near a school in a residential area of New Parks.

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  • 5 December 2016 City household waste collections unchanged for Christmas

    RECYCLING and wheelie bin collections in Leicester will be unchanged over the Christmas period this year.

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  • 5 December 2016 Banners go up in Humberstone

    BANNERS celebrating the built and natural heritage of Humberstone are going on display in the area.

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  • 2 December 2016 More festive events in Leicester this Christmas

    PLENTY of festive events will be taking place at Leicester City Council venues this Christmas – including two family-friendly events this Sunday (4 December).

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  • 2 December 2016 Roadworks in Leicester - 4th December 2016

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, 4 December:

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  • 2 December 2016 Leicester city centre ready for Christmas shoppers (2nd December 2016)

    SHOPPERS heading for Leicester city centre can make the most of free evening parking and extra park & ride services in the run-up to Christmas.

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  • 1 December 2016 Plans set for next phase of Old Town streets revamp

    THE next phase of a major revamp of streets in Leicester’s historic Old Town area is set to get underway early in the New Year.

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  • 1 December 2016 New premises found for alcohol recovery centre

    BUSINESSES in the Hill Street area of the city are being invited to find out more about city council proposals to create a new alcohol recovery centre there.

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