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  • 19/01/2018 New 20mph zone to be funded by housing developer

    A NEW 20mph zone is to be brought in on residential streets around a city school.

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  • 18/01/2018 Heroes of grassroots sport collect their awards at council ceremony

    LOCAL heroes of grassroots sport in the city have been recognised for their achievements at the city council’s Sports and Physical Activity Awards.

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  • 18/01/2018 New opportunities on offer in award-winning volunteer scheme

    A RANGE of volunteering opportunities to help improve local parks, riverbanks and nature reserves are available to anyone wanting to turn over a new leaf for the New Year.

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  • 18/01/2018 Leicester young people share their views with world leaders

    YOUNG people from Leicester have been telling world leaders about the issues they want to see addressed at a forthcoming international meeting.

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  • 17/01/2018 Praise for council’s Women in Construction scheme

    LEICESTER City Council has been singled out for praise at a House of Commons reception, for helping to get women into construction and craft trade jobs.

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  • 04/01/2018 Roadworks to begin at bridge as part of flood risk management scheme

    MAJOR flood risk work at Leicester’s Loughborough Road Bridge is set to close the inbound lane to traffic for up to eight months.

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  • 21/12/2017 More money for therapy services to help children

    LEICESTER City Council is set to invest more money in specialist therapy services for children, young people and families.

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  • 19/12/2017 Council to buy its York House base

    LEICESTER City Council has announced plans to purchase the Granby Street property that is currently home to its customer service centre.

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  • 27/11/2017 City’s carbon emissions fall again

    LEICESTER is on track to smash its targets for long-term carbon reductions after continuing to cut its annual emissions.

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  • 15/11/2017 Low carbon lecture takes place in city

    INTERNATIONALLY-renowned names in climate change science will be among the guest speakers engaging with visitors at Leicester’s fifth annual Low Carbon Lecture next week. 

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  • 02/10/2017 Deputy City Mayor to resign to join European Parliament

    DEPUTY City Mayor of Leicester Cllr Rory Palmer will be resigning from his post today as he prepares to represent the East Midlands as Labour member of the European Parliament.

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  • 11/05/2017 New Lord Mayor of Leicester to be inaugurated

    LEICESTER’S new Lord Mayor is due to be officially inaugurated in a ceremony at the Town Hall tonight (Thursday, May 11).

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