Service updates in Leicester

Latest information on changes and updates to our services in Leicester caused by bad weather, including waste collections and school closures.

Further information

All our services are running as normal and buildings open as usual.

Getting real-time updates

We'll publish information on services affected by bad weather on Twitter. Twitter is also available below.

Waste and recycling collections

Biffa are running their collection services as normal.

School closures

Find out more on our school closures page. 

Road gritting

All the city's primary routes are gritted regularly during severe winter weather. We monitor weather reports several times daily to help us decide what further action is needed. Following heavy snowfall, we clear and grit key pedestrian areas and grit secondary routes such as important side streets.

Transport and travel

Check on our Area Traffic Control team page for information about disruption on the city's roads. You can follow them on Twitter for real-time traffic updates.

You can contact the bus companies operating in Leicester for updates on their services.


All our libraries are open as normal.

Leisure and sports centres

All our centres are open as normal.