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Man dies in two-car crash on Leicester’s London Road

A man who was seriously injured following a road traffic collision on Leicester’s London Road over the weekend has died. The 46-year-old...

Man in critical condition after crash on Leicester’s London Road

A man is in critical condition after a car and taxi crashed into each other on Leicester's London Road. The incident...

Timescales agreed for consultation to scrap all district councils in Leicestershire

Timescales for proposals for a “new, 21st century council” for Leicestershire has been set out. County Council Leader Nick Rushton said he...

Man loses vision after liquid thrown in his face. Police release CCTV images

Police have released CCTV images of three men they would like to identify and speak to after liquid was thrown at...

Leicestershire Police have ‘extremely busy’ night after England’s World Cup defeat

England's dream to bring the World Cup home since 1966 came to an end last night when they lost in extra...

Pair burgle house and slash victim with a knife in Leicestershire

Two men from Leicestershire have been jailed for more than 18 years after they burgled a property and slashed one of...
The overturned vehicle in a ditch in Fenny Drayton - Leicester Updates

Five people injured in crash near Hinckley

Five people have been injured in a two-vehicle crash near Hinckley yesterday evening. The accident happened on Fenn Lane in Fenny Drayton...

Warning: Supermarkets recall frozen vegetables after nine deaths

The UK’s major supermarkets have been forced to recall bags of frozen vegetables over fears they could contain a deadly bacteria. Aldi,...

Leicester City Council to roll out body-worn cameras to deter assaults

Leicester City Council is to invest in up to 200 body-worn cameras in a bid to help reduce attacks made on...

Fire on Leicester’s Narborough Road sees large Police and Fire Service response

A busy Leicester street was closed yesterday after a fire broke out in a shop and the flats above. A large Police...
12-year sentence for child rapist - Leicester Updates

Leicester man jailed for rape of 12-year-old girl

A Leicester man has been jailed for raping a girl just before her thirteenth birthday. Gary Smith (known as Tommy), was...

Man dies after three vehicle crash in Leicestershire

A man has died following a three vehicle crash in Leicestershire. The accident happened yesterday (3 July) at about 4.45pm in Bruntingthorpe,...