Leicester Cathedral dig finds coffin of asylum surgeon
University of Leicester archaeologists have found the coffin of the first resident medical officer for the Leicestershire and Rutland County...
Leicester City Graduate Project earns FSB local government prize
A flagship internship scheme encouraging students from Leicester’s two universities to stay and work in the city after they graduate has been...
Arts Council England renews support for Leicester’s Attenborough Arts Centre with £210,800 annual funding
Attenborough Arts Centre has its status as National Portfolio Organisation renewed by Arts Council England.
Universities and colleges join forces to help Leicestershire’s young people decide their futures
A partnership of universities and colleges working to raise aspirations in the region’s young people has engaged over 4800 from disadvantaged...
University to confront regional issues with Centenary Community Engagement Fund
The University of Leicester is working with community partners across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to respond to some of the most...
University holds series of public events to mark Leicester’s migration history
The University of Leicester is working in conjunction with partners to hold five public events on the recent history of migration to the city.
Thank You For The Music: Student scholars celebrate community support
Two of Leicester’s musical stars showed their appreciation for the support of the University’s philanthropic ‘family’ at an event in the city’s...
Leicester expertise supports new £14.5 million community heritage hub
Leicester researchers and students attended a ceremony to mark the official opening of a nationally-significant heritage site by the Princess...
Leicestershire education project presented with Platinum Jubilee award
A Leicestershire project which helps young people to develop skills in readiness for life at university has been recognised with a special award...
Centenary tree planting helps Borough’s competition chances to bloom
The Deputy Mayor of Oadby and Wigston is the latest to plant one of the University of Leicester’s 100 trees, which celebrates the institution’s...