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Man found asleep in car on second lane of M69 motorway

A man has been found guilty of drink driving, after being found asleep on the M69 in Leicestershire last month. William James,...

Weather warning issued with strong winds expected across Leicestershire

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the East Midlands, with winds of up to 40mph expected to...

Concern grows for teenager missing in Leicestershire

Concern is growing for the welfare of a missing 16-year-old boy, who is believed to be in the Leicestershire area. Tyrone Reid-Poleon...
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Nuneaton crash: Police confirm man killed was a road worker

Police have confirmed that a man killed and another seriously injured following a horror crash in Nuneaton were road workers. Police were...

Plans to build 2,750 new homes in Leicestershire

New proposals by Leicestershire County Council could see 2,750 new homes, schools, a country park and other community facilities being built...

Hundreds of cannabis plants found in property in Leicester

Hundreds of cannabis plants have been discovered after police searched a property in Leicester. The plants were discovered on Wednesday 12 September...

Judge sentences Leicester preacher for sexual offences on young women

A self-proclaimed Hindu preacher who admitted sexually abusing two young girls has been jailed at Leicester Crown Court. Rajani Mohanial, 76, of...

Man who died on M1 after getting out of car named

A man who died following a collision on the M1 in Leicestershire on Sunday morning has been named by Police. 24-year-old Frazier...

Three men wielding crowbars and axe burgle property in Leicester

Three men wearing balaclavas and armed with crowbars and an axe forced their way into a property in Leicester demanding access...

Huge fire engulfs three-storey building in Leicester city centre

Firefighters are dealing with a huge fire in Leicester city centre this morning. The fire broke out in a three-storey building on...

Driver crashes van into house then flees scene in Leicestershire

A driver has fled the scene after the van they were driving collided with a property in Loughborough. There are visible signs...

Man who violently attacked a woman in Leicester caught from DNA on nail clippings

A man who violently attacked a woman in her 60’s during a burglary at a property in Knighton has been jailed. David...