Farben Works – Slater Street now added to Save Britain’s Heritage 2023 at Risk List

Fantastic News! Thanks to the efforts of our Deputy Chair, Stu Simmonds, we are delighted to announce that the Farben Works building on Slater Street has now been added to Save Britain’s Heritage 2023 at Risk List. https://www.savebritainsheritage.org/campaigns/item/886/Reuse-Me-Dont-Lose-Me-2023-Buildings-at-Risk-New-Entries-List This very

140 Queens Road – Campaign Halts Unwanted Development…For Now

140 Queens Road – Campaign Halts Unwanted Development…For Now

Leicester Civic Society is pleased to hear that the proposals for the over-development of 140 Queens Road have been withdrawn by the applicant. Readers will be aware that the planning application included the development of a 7-storey residential block on the corner of Queens Road and Avenue Road Extension. The rear of the site is within the Stoneygate Conservation Area.