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  • 26 February 2021 04:33 PM Enforcement to begin on parking scheme in Clarendon Park

    ENFORCEMENT of an experimental traffic scheme to tackle commuter parking is due to begin on Monday (1 March).

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  • 25 February 2021 09:18 AM Improvement works to popular recreational route

    IMPROVEMENTS to a popular walking and cycling route will be carried out next month.

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  • 24 February 2021 10:32 AM Latest phase of business help available

    BUSINESSES and charities are being called upon to apply for the latest in a series of grants to help with costs and loss of income during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • 24 February 2021 10:27 AM Grants boost to help more homes stay warm and cut energy costs

    A citywide scheme aimed at tacking fuel poverty with grants for energy efficient and low carbon heating has received a major cash boost.

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  • 23 February 2021 01:18 PM CityBus will bring safety message and support to city centre

    A NEW purpose-built vehicle is due to take to the streets to provide public safety messaging, help and support within Leicester’s city centre.

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  • 23 February 2021 12:52 PM Reading Friends will connect those who may be feeling isolated

    A NEW service being launched by Leicester Libraries and the Reading Agency is helping people to keep in touch during the lockdown.

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  • 23 February 2021 11:55 AM Funding boost to further clean up bus emissions

    A FURTHER 42 buses that provide services in Leicester will be adapted to make them cleaner to run as part of the city’s efforts to cut air pollution.

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  • 19 February 2021 03:26 PM Council seizes speaker following noise complaints from neighbours

    COUNCIL officers have seized noise equipment from a flat in Leicester after neighbours complained about very loud music being repeatedly played in the property.

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  • 15 February 2021 11:31 AM More covid safety checks on city businesses

    BUSINESSES and organisations in Leicester could soon be getting a call from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), which is working with the city council to carry out covid safety checks.

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  • 12 February 2021 10:43 AM New rapid coronavirus testing site now open

    A NEW walk-in centre offering rapid coronavirus testing to workers who have no symptoms of the virus has opened in Leicester today (Friday 12 February).

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  • 11 February 2021 01:53 PM Two local road safety schemes to get underway

    Work is due to begin on installing new traffic calming measures in two planned 20mph zones in Western Park.

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  • 10 February 2021 01:55 PM Widespread road resurfacing programme to begin

    A PROGRAMME of repairing and resurfacing streets in neighbourhoods across Leicester is due to take place over the coming weeks.

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  • 9 February 2021 11:51 AM Equipment seized from flat after noise nuisance reports

    THE occupant of a flat at the centre of ongoing noise nuisance problems has had the equipment confiscated in an operation by noise and pollution control officers from Leicester City Council

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  • 4 February 2021 03:59 PM Latest homes completed as part of council house-building programme

    NEW homes created in the latest phase of a major house-building scheme by Leicester City Council have been completed.

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  • 4 February 2021 03:15 PM Leicester City Council announces new chief operating officer

    ALISON Greenhill, currently director of finance with Leicester City Council, is set to become its new chief operating officer.

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  • 4 February 2021 12:17 PM Prestigious award for Leicester Museum and Art Gallery

    Leicester Museum and Art Gallery has become one of only five museums in the UK to win an award for welcoming people who arrive in the city seeking refuge.

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  • 2 February 2021 06:15 PM Memorial walk for Leicester & Leicestershire reaches fundraising target

    A TREE trail in a country park will soon be providing a space for remembrance for those whose lives have been affected by the coronavirus, thanks to the success of a crowdfunding campaign.

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  • 1 February 2021 02:17 PM Grants deadline extended to help pubs affected by lockdown closure

    THE closing date has been extended in a scheme to provide financial help to ease the impact of lockdown on city pubs whose income doesn’t largely depend upon food sales.

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