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  • 28 February 2018 Landlord Forum to take place at City Hall (7th March 2018)

    LANDLORDS and letting agents will be able to find out more about services and legislation affecting them at an event next week.

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  • 28 February 2018 Workshops offered in heritage building skills next month

    A NEW series of workshops offering training in traditional heritage construction skills will get under way in the Greyfriars conservation area next month.

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  • 27 February 2018 Haymarket Theatre ready to re-open its doors

    AFTER a £3.6million refurbishment and a programme of works that has taken around 10 months to complete, Leicester’s Haymarket Theatre is ready to re-open to the public.

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  • 27 February 2018 Hinckley Road explosion: investigation changes focus

    AFTER 36 hours of painstaking work, investigators at the scene of an explosion in Leicester have concluded that there are no survivors in the wreckage.

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  • 27 February 2018 Welford Road reopens to traffic after repairs

    Welford Road has reopened to traffic after repairs were completed to an area damaged by a water main leak last week

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  • 23 February 2018 Leicester to get Government help to curb air pollution

    LEICESTER is due to get Government help and funding to draw up measures to improve air quality, following a High Court case this week.

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  • 22 February 2018 Welford Road inbound to remain closed due to damage from burst water main

    LEICESTER’S Welford Road is expected to remain closed to inbound traffic due to damage to underground cables and infrastructure caused by a burst water main.

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  • 22 February 2018 Plans approved to move sexual health service

    PLANS have been approved to move the city’s sexual health and contraception service to new premises in the city centre.

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  • 20 February 2018 Your chance to join in with the Great British Spring Clean

    VOLUNTEERS can sign up now to help keep Leicester litter-free, as part of a national event called the Great British Spring Clean.

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  • 20 February 2018 Walkers Wear it Red to raise funds for British Heart Foundation

    WALKERS are being encouraged to take part in Wear it Red Day in a bid to raise money for charity.

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  • 20 February 2018 Revamped neighbourhood centre launched

    A POPULAR neighbourhood centre is set to be relaunched after a £250,000 investment and improvement programme.

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  • 16 February 2018 Roadworks in Leicester - 18th February 2018

    Details of this week's roadworks in Leicester

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  • 15 February 2018 Talk tells of suffragettes' struggle

    A TALK by a local historian next month will tell the story of women’s long struggle for the right to vote.

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  • 15 February 2018 Improvement work to begin on Church Gate

    WORK to improve a busy city centre shopping street is set to begin next week

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  • 15 February 2018 City welcomes the Year of the Dog

    EVENTS marking the start of the Chinese New Year will be taking place in Leicester this weekend – and there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Dog.

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  • 14 February 2018 Second national award for parks’ volunteering scheme

    A VOLUNTEERING scheme organised by the city council’s parks department has won its second national award.

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  • 9 February 2018 New Walk Museum’s Dinosaur Gallery now licensed for weddings

    IF you’ve ever dreamed of getting married beneath the gaze of a prehistoric giant, then New Walk Museum’s latest offering might be just up your street.

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  • 9 February 2018 Roadworks in Leicester - 11th February 2018

    Details of this week's roadworks in Leicester.

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  • 8 February 2018 Secondary school celebrates good Ofsted result

    A CITY secondary school has been officially rated ‘good’ by Ofsted, with its 16 to 19 study programme rated as outstanding.

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  • 8 February 2018 Pancake fun on offer at Leicester Market

    SHROVE Tuesday will be celebrated next week at Leicester Market, when it hosts its annual Pancake Day race in aid of local hospice LOROS.

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  • 5 February 2018 Public exhibition will detail Vaughan Way redevelopments

    A PUBLIC exhibition is taking place this week showing detailed designs and information on the proposed highway works at Vaughan Way and Great Central Street.

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  • 2 February 2018 Children in care get awards at celebration event

    CHILDREN and young people who are in care have been rewarded for their progress and achievements at the city council’s annual Celebrating Success awards ceremony.

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  • 2 February 2018 Campaign to mark Children's Mental Health Week

    A CAMPAIGN has been launched to help encourage children and young people to talk about their mental health.

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  • 2 February 2018 Roadworks in Leicester - 4th February 2018

    Details of this week's roadworks in Leicester.

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  • 1 February 2018 Leicester ready to celebrate its suffragette

    A BRONZE statue of the shoe factory machinist who fought for women’s right to vote will be unveiled in Leicester’s new market square this weekend.

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  • 1 February 2018 City pool to be officially reopened following revamp

    A CITY swimming pool is to be officially reopened following a major refurbishment.

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  • 1 February 2018 Council wins £10 million for Ashton Green

    The Government has today announced that Leicester is to receive £10 million of funding for highway infrastructure to unlock further development at the city council’s Ashton Green housing site.

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