The November 2020 issue of ‘The Citizen’ contained an article about Leicester’s Crown Jewel, New Walk, and the changes that it has seen in its long history, from Georgian promenade for the townsfolk to the racecourse on the Southern edge
On 30 January 2021 the Government launched a consultation on a new draft National Model Design Code and proposed amendments to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). The consultation is published alongside the Government’s response to the Building Better, Building Beautiful
We are urgently seeking people to assist with the ongoing work of our society to serve on committee. We would be very keen to hear from you if you have experience of chairing meetings, updating website, using mail chimp, twitter
Have you seen the new local plan for Leicester? You can read it here. We were delighted to read this and have submitted our, generally favourable response, available to read here.
Members of the Civic Society will shortly see the November issue of our journal landing in their letterbox. Featuring the magnificent Lutyens landmark on the cover, this edition has articles on one of the city’s benefactors, Gabriel Newton, the Church