Leicester Urban Observatory

300 attend City Series launch

The City Series Lectures

Leicester’s Planning Story – the Past and the Future / Sir Peter Soulsby / Thursday 26th January 2017, 5:30–6:30pm / Attenborough Hall, City Hall, Leicester

300 people enjoyed Sir Peter Soulsby’s presentation on his perspective of Leicester’s planning story at City Hall last night, followed by a lively question and answer session. A film of the event will shortly be available online. Thanks to all who attended and contributed.

PDF of Planning Exhibition Panels available below:


Guide to the History of Planning Exhibition available below:


[Thanks to Justin Webber, Senior Conservation officer at Leicester City Council, and Colin Hyde at the Centre for Urban History at Leicester University for their work on the Exhibition and Guide]