🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Lord Austin in charge of Leicester disorder inquiry. Plus weather, What’s On and more
Don’t forget the exciting opportunity to vote for the topic of our summer campaign!
🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Make your voice heard – shape our editorial direction
The rest of the Weekly Briefing is shorter this week, due to the team taking a much-needed break, however we are still focussing on our efforts towards a summer campaign.
🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Police job ad reopened. Plus weather, What’s On and more
ICYMI: Just over a quarter of calls to the police non-emergency number went unanswered last year, figures obtained by The Gazette show.
🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Elections you’re unlikely to have heard of. Plus weather, What’s On and more
The dust has settled on the last election. Now, there's three more little known appointments happening this Thursday.
🗞️ Vote Watch 2023: Business, jobs and cost of living
"There is a saying in politics: campaign in poetry, govern in prose."
🗞️ Vote Watch 2023: Labour v Conservatives on arts and culture
"The arts are essential to any complete national life."
🗞️ Vote Watch 2023: How should the council be run?
"Sir Peter has rejected suggestions Leicester should join the East Midlands Devolution Deal"
🗞️ Vote Watch 2023: What do the manifestos say about housing?
"I’m worried that Leicester Labour’s pledge to build new council houses represents a 45% decrease compared to the 2019 to 2023 council term."
🎧 Leicester suffragette lost to the history books
Listen to the story of the Leicester Pimpernel, Lilian Lenton. Born in 1891.
🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Meet the maverick contenders. Plus weather, What’s On and more.
There are so many candidates running independently in this local election, but who are they?
🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Green pledges or empty promises? Plus weather, what’s on, and more.
Leicester's local elections are fast approaching and political parties have been outlining their plans for the city.
🗞️ Weekly Briefing: Voter ID news, weather, What’s On, and more
These emails will dive into the biggest issue of the day as well as round up other interesting news, weather, What’s On, and more.