Leicester Civic Society

Leicester Civic Society

We campaign for higher standards of planning, architecture and regeneration in Leicester as well as the preservation, restoration and re-use of historic buildings.

We believe quality regeneration and imaginative modern architecture can co-exist alongside the older fabric of the city. However, this is rarely accomplished in Leicester due to poor planning, short-termism by developers and ignorance of the historical and cultural value of older buildings.

We welcome new supporters, whether you just want to make your voice heard on a particular campaign or join us to increase our influence across the city.

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Top Hat Terrace
Top Hat Terrace

News & Comment

31 Oct. Events booking page

11 Oct. Chairman's Report October 2016

27 Sep. The Victorian Society - Leicester Group Autumn 2016 program

14 Sep. Chairman's Report September 2016

19 Aug. * Don't forget the Annual Dinner *

18 Aug. Leicesterís oldest hotel still rings a Bell

more news....

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Click here to download a PDF of the latest Leicester Citizen


Save the sequoias in Pine Tree Avenue, Humberstone

Leicester Civic Society Conservation Projects

Leicester Heritage at Risk

Leicester Civic Society awards

St Mary de Castro Spire Appeal - SOS (Save Our Spire)

Erect a statue to Alice Hawkins, Suffragette

more campaigns....

Click here to download a PDF of our previous Civic Society awards


31 Oct. The Ghostly Engineer

1 Nov. The Temperance Hall and Thomas Cook's Hotel

8 Nov. Open Committee Meeting

13 Dec. Open Committee Meeting

more events....

Click here to download a PDF of our walks

Click here to download a PDF of our talks

Registered Charity No. 502932.   Member of EMACHS.   Member of the Historic Towns Forum.
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