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Big names in music and comedy announced for Leicester’s City Festival

The first artists have been announced for a major programme of music, comedy and entertainment at Leicester’s City Festival.

Free family activities in Leicester this summer

There’s lots going on in Leicester this summer to keep kids of all ages busy – and the good...
Leicester's Riverside Festival - Leicester News and Updates

Riverside Festival returns to Leicester

The Leicester Riverside Festival, now in it’s 22nd year, returns on the first weekend in June.

Portrait of Khun Vichai unveiled at Leicester museum

A portrait of Khun Vichai has been unveiled at a museum in Leicester, in tribute to the late Leicester...

Free visit to Santa’s Grotto in Leicester city centre

The finishing touches to Santa’s Grotto in New Market Square is now complete and Santa is ready to meet all those...

Spectacular new christmas ice rink opens in Leicester this week

The highly popular Christmas ice rink is set to open its doors to the public this week. It has taken over three...

William and Kate to visit Leicester to pay tribute to helicopter crash victims

Leicester City Football Club have announced that William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are to visit the King...

Leicester set to sparkle with Christmas light switch-on tonight

The countdown to Christmas begins this week with the switch-on of Leicester’s glittering Christmas lights. The event begins at 5pm tonight (Thursday...

Britain’s Got Talent comes to Leicester

Britain’s got Talent will be visiting Leicester this week on its search to find talented acts for its brand-new series. The team...

Road closures around Leicester city centre for annual sikh procession

Motorists are being advised of possible traffic disruption caused by a religious procession in Leicester today. The annual Nagar Kirtan procession, which...