Sunday likely to be hottest day of the year so far

Sun-seekers in Leicester can enjoy an early taste of summer this weekend with Sunday expected to be the hottest day of...

Appalling attack and robbery of 87-year-old woman in Street

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after an 87-year-old lady was attacked and robbed in the street. The incident...

Pope Francis meets two Imams from Leicester with message of peace at the Vatican

Pope Francis met four leading UK Muslim scholars at the Vatican yesterday, two weeks after the Westminster terrorist attack. The aim...

New tax and benefit changes: will you be better or worse off?

The new tax year starting today ushers in some big changes to savings, taxes, help for aspiring homeowners and a boost...

Man spurned by his ex-partner hires two Leicester men for arson attack

A man who began a hate campaign against his ex-partner because she refused to take him back has been jailed for...

Procession route for Queen’s visit to Leicester announced

The procession route has been announced for the Queen's visit to Leicester next week. On the morning of Thursday 13th April, the...

After 70 years of marriage, husband and wife die minutes apart

An elderly couple who had been married for 71 years passed away just minutes apart from each other. The couple, from Leicester,...

Man jailed for nine years for attacking and robbing elderly couple in their home

A man who robbed an elderly couple’s home has been jailed for nine years. Joe Maccuish, 29, pleaded guilty to robbery and...

Two men jailed in multi-million pound Virgin Media fraud

Two men have been jailed for their part in a multi-million pound fraud on Virgin Media. In August last year eight men...
Ben & Jerry free cone day

Get your free cone of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream in Leicester this week

Ben & Jerry’s annual Free Cone Day is back! Customers will be able to celebrate the start of summer by grabbing...

Massive fire destroys buildings and cars in Leicester

A large fire has destroyed several buildings and more than a dozen vehicles in an industrial estate in Leicester. Crews were called...

Man charged with attempted murder after stabbing at car wash

A 29-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after an incident at a car wash in The Coneries, Loughborough. Shamal Osmani,...