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Grandma attacked and robbed by drug addict while walking to McDonald’s

A court has heard how a woman was assaulted and robbed by a drug addict as she walked to McDonald’s to...

Revealed: Where Leicester features in cities with highest disposable income in the UK

Londoners living in the boroughs of Kensington & Chelsea and Hammersmith & Fulham enjoy the largest disposable income in the UK,...

Weather warning for heavy rain and thunderstorms for Leicestershire

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for rain and thunderstorms for the East Midlands including Leicestershire. The warning applies...

Breaking news: Leicester woman missing for two weeks is found

Annette Smith, who has been missing from Leicester for two weeks, has been found this morning (Saturday 26 May 2018). Annette, who...
Marshall Street in Leicester where the attack took place

Man charged with attempted murder after attack in Leicester street

A man has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after an attack in a Leicester street. David Rzeszowski appeared before Leicester...

Face of man who sexually abused girl from the age of eight

A 77-year-old man who sexually abused an 8-year-old girl more than four decades ago has been jailed. Dennis Damon was found guilty...

Man suffers significant injuries in Loughborough assault

A man suffered "significant injuries" following an assault in a pub in Loughborough last weekend. The incident happened on Saturday 19 May...

Man admits stabbing victim outside Leicester Royal Infirmary

A 22-year-old man has admitted stabbing his victim outside the Leicester Royal Infirmary and damaging hospital equipment in an incident earlier...
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Shocking video released of woman being robbed in Leicester city centre

Police would like to trace two men after a woman was threatened with a knife and her handbag stolen. CCTV footage of...

Leicester woman shocked as vase she bought for £20 sells for £22,000

A woman from Leicester who bought a vase for £20 from a car boot sale many years ago has fetched almost...

Armed police arrest man after seven hour standoff in Leicester

A 33-year-old man has been arrested after armed police surrounded a house in Leicester yesterday. The man was arrested after a seven...

Live: Armed Police surround house in Leicester and close off road

Armed police are at the scene of a house in Leicester and have blocked off a road around the incident. Police have...