Gazelle lead singer Ryan Dunn on effect of lockdown: “It really put a spanner in the works”

Lockdown has affected many businesses but also entertainment wise for live music with no potential roadmap in sight for bands to return to venues after the lockdown in March. Ryan Dunn is lead singer for the Leicester based band Gazelle who as well as a following in their home city started to gain major traction further afield before lockdown.

Leicester barber believes future is bleak in event of second lockdown

Leicester-based barber Cameron Hallam who runs Cameron’s Cutz fears businesses closing is inevitable if a second lockdown or a circuit breaker is introduced.

Leicester City Council hold community food growing event

By Yousuf Ali. About a half dozen projects set up stall at the City Hall as part as Leicester’s Food Plan this afternoon in the hopes to encourage food growing. Leicester’s Food Plan is a long-term programme to make Leicester a healthy and sustainable food city. Susan Holden, project manager of Food Plan, said: “We’re […]

Empire brought into spotlight at Newarke Museum

A series of lectures about the British Empire’s involvement in Afghanistan is to take place at the Newarke Houses museum.

Leicester prepares for Gateway opening

One of Leicester’s oldest and most historic structures will be open to the public next week.