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  • 28 February 2017 Book a behind-the-scenes tour at Abbey Pumping Station this Saturday

    THERE’S a chance to see parts of Leicester's Abbey Pumping Station this weekend that are not normally open to the public.

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  • 27 February 2017 Pancake fun at Leicester Market

    LEICESTER Market is teaming up with LOROS for a Pancake Day relay race tomorrow (Tue 28 Feb).

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  • 27 February 2017 Series of events mark National Apprenticeship Week

    PEOPLE in Leicester will get the chance to find out more about local training opportunities as part of National Apprenticeship Week (6-12 March).

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  • 27 February 2017 Pencil bollards draw line under dangerous parking

    CHILDREN at a Leicester primary school are hoping that new pencil-shaped bollards will help draw a line under dangerous pavement parking outside their school.

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  • 24 February 2017 Fortnight focuses on fair trade

    LEICESTER will be joining towns and cities across the country next week to highlight the need for a fair deal for the world’s poorest farmers.

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  • 24 February 2017 Roadworks in Leicester - 26th February 2017

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, 26 February:

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  • 23 February 2017 Restaurant refurb takes historic bank off ‘at risk’ list

    A £1.5million project to create a steakhouse restaurant in a long-neglected bank building has been given the stamp of approval by a national heritage watchdog.

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  • 23 February 2017 Council wins £67k to get more people walking and cycling to work

    LEICESTER is set to receive £67,000 of government cash to help encourage local business to get more of their staff walking and cycling.

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  • 21 February 2017 Residents to have a say on parking scheme

    PEOPLE living in Stoneygate and parts of Spinney Hills are being asked whether they’d like a residents-only parking scheme to be introduced in their area. 

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  • 21 February 2017 New outdoor gym at Beaumont Park

    VISITORS to Beaumont Park in Leicester have a new way to get active, now that work to install an outdoor gym has been completed.

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  • 17 February 2017 Council announces plans for new £30million investment fund

    COUNCIL plans to invest up to £30milllion in local property and other investment opportunities in Leicester have been announced.

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  • 17 February 2017 Roadworks in Leicester - 19th February 2017

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, 19 February:

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  • 16 February 2017 More ‘walking football’ sessions on offer in city

    NEW coaching sessions in the popular sport of walking football club are due to kick off at Aylestone Leisure Centre next week.

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  • 15 February 2017 New cheaper energy scheme for city and county residents

    LEICESTER and Leicestershire residents are set to benefit from cheaper energy tariffs and better customer service thanks to a new scheme overseen by the city and county council.

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  • 13 February 2017 Council wins £3.1m to help boost local business growth

    A NEW scheme that will support the growth of smaller firms in Leicester and Leicestershire has been awarded over £3milllion of European Union cash.

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  • 13 February 2017 New owners for St Martin’s Square

    THE NEW owners of St Martin’s Square have met City Mayor Peter Soulsby to talk about their plans for the area.

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  • 13 February 2017 Valentine plea to save Glenfield children’s heart centre

    MEMBERS of the public can show their love for the children’s heart centre at Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital tomorrow (14 February) by signing a giant Valentine’s card.

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  • 10 February 2017 Half-term fun in Leicester

    THERE’S lots going on in Leicester during the half-term break – with plenty of activities at the city’s museums, libraries, leisure centres and parks to keep youngsters occupied.

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  • 10 February 2017 Roadworks in Leicester - 12th February 2017

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, 12 February:

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  • 7 February 2017 Traffic advice over Glenfield protest march in city

    PEOPLE coming into Leicester this Saturday are being warned to expect traffic delays and parking disruption due to a planned protest march taking place in the city centre. 

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  • 6 February 2017 Free health MOTs for people aged 40-74

    PEOPLE aged 40-74 who live in Leicester are being reminded that they can book a ‘free health MOT’ at their GP surgery.

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  • 3 February 2017 Rainbow flags will mark LGBT History Month

    LEICESTERSHIRE will be flying the rainbow flag for inclusion and diversity as the city and county mark LGBT History Month. 

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  • 3 February 2017 Roadworks in Leicester - 5th February 2017

    New work starting week commencing Sunday, 5 February:

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  • 2 February 2017 Latest traffic calming and 20mph zones to come into effect

    FOUR traffic calming schemes and 20mph zones in residential areas of Leicester are coming into effect.

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  • 2 February 2017 Consultation launched on future of city’s homelessness services

    PEOPLE are being asked for their views on homelessness services in the city in a new public consultation.

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  • 1 February 2017 Comedy festival comes to the Guildhall

    LEICESTER’S Comedy Festival is coming to the Guildhall this month, with Victorian entertainment, sharp Welsh wit and a tribute to Laurel & Hardy among the treats on offer.

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  • 1 February 2017 Steam toy day at Abbey Pumping Station

    HUNDREDS of toy steam engines will be on display at Leicester's Abbey Pumping Station on Sunday (5 February).

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