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  • 27/06/2017 Arts Council England funding announced for city

    LEICESTER’S museums are in line to get £1.6million of extra Arts Council England funding over the next four years. 

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  • 27/06/2017 Schools compete for the ‘eco factor’ at celebration event

    FIFTEEN local schools will be competing to see who has got the ‘eco factor’ in a celebration event at City Hall later this week.

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  • 27/06/2017 Jewry Wall Museum to close its doors for refurbishment

    A MUSEUM telling the story of Leicester’s Roman history is due to close its doors next month ahead of major refurbishment works.

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  • 26/06/2017 Oven gloves off for primary school cooking contest

    YOUNGSTERS from six Leicester primary schools will be competing for the title of Primary Chef of the Year on Wednesday (28 June).

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  • 26/06/2017 Join the Animal Agents for summer reading challenge

    A GANG of cartoon animals with a penchant for solving mysteries is hoping to enlist the help of Leicester children and young people for this year’s summer reading challenge.

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  • 26/06/2017 Public asked for views on council tax support

    LEICESTER residents are being asked for their views on options that could see changes made to local council tax support.

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  • 23/06/2017 New heritage panels give final touch to park’s ‘Centenary Walk’

    FINAL touches are being made to a new processional route leading to Leicester’s main war memorial in one of the city’s most popular parks.

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  • 23/06/2017 Roadworks in Leicester

    New works starting this week (w/c 25 June):

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  • 23/06/2017 Free tai chi sessions at Market Square

    FREE tai chi sessions are being held in Leicester’s new Market Square – and they are open to everyone.

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  • 22/06/2017 Council to lease former tip to Waterside car recyclers

    A former city council recycling centre will be leased to the owners of a vehicle recycling plant looking to relocate from the Waterside regeneration area.

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  • 21/06/2017 Graduation ceremony for apprentices

    A GRADUATION ceremony for apprentices who have trained or worked in the city and county is taking place in Leicester later this week.

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  • 21/06/2017 Castle Classic will herald weekend of cycling events

    THE Castle Classic cycle race will return to the streets of the city later this summer, as part of the Ride Leicester festival.

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