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Syston woman travels 3 hours for Tinder date only to be called ‘fat’ and dumped

A woman from Leicester who travelled for three hours to see a man she met on Tinder claims she was called ‘fat’ and dumped when she turned up for their date. Jade Savage set up a GoFundMe page as a joke to claw back the £93 the date cost...

Rare 50p coins released this week could be worth a fortune

The Royal Mint has released a special edition 2019 Peter Rabbit 50p coin this week, and they could be worth thousands of pounds. The coins were not intended for general circulation, however 400 have been released to the general public. The special edition coins contain one...

MPs call for complete ban on pavement parking

MPs are calling for a ban on motorists parking cars on pavements because it "puts pedestrians in danger". The Commons' Transport Committee has called for a new law and an awareness campaign on the impact it has, especially for those with mobility or visual impairments. The...

Leicester city centre street to close for three weeks in £1.4m improvements

Motorists are being warned that Upper Brown Street in Leicester city centre will be closed for three weeks for roadworks from Monday (2 September). This means the surface level car park on Upper Brown Street will also be closed for up to three weeks. The...

Open air ice rink coming to Leicester city centre

Leicester’s ice rink will be back for this Christmas – and this year there’ll be a brand new feature for skaters to enjoy. The city council plans to give the popular attraction an extra dimension this year by adding an outdoor section that will give people the chance to...

Man and woman injured after masked men raid their Leicester home

Two people were left injured after masked men broke into a property in the Hamilton area of the city. A man in his 30’s and a woman in her 20’s were taken to hospital for treatment following the incident. The burglary happened between 11.07pm and...

Newborn kittens dumped in plastic bag in Leicester

Two newborn kittens were dumped in a plastic bag and left to die in Leicester

Young man killed after car hits pedestrian

A young man was killed in a collision in Rutland over the weekend and Police are appealing for witnesses. The accident happened in Tinwell shortly before 10.50pm on Saturday (17 August), between the junctions of Water Lane and Steadfold Lane. The incident involved a pedestrian and a blue Jaguar...

Masked men break into warehouse in Leicestershire and take man hostage

An investigation has been launched after masked men broke into a high-end distribution warehouse in Leicestershire this morning. Police and forensic teams were called to the Dune London warehouse in Whetstone at 3.25am this morning. After breaking into the warehouse, the masked men drove off...

Leicester Council buys private homes to meet affordable housing needs

Leicester city council has completed the purchase of more private homes and is setting aside a further £9.3m for future purchases, to help meet demand for affordable housing in the city. A privately-owned block of flats that can house 33 people has been bought to use as council housing....

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