Leicester businesses offered £615,000 in funding

Leicester City Council is offering £615,000 in match funding to independent Leicester businesses to improve their properties. Independent retailers can apply for...

Thousands of runners take to the streets for the Leicester Marathon

Thousands of runners will take to the city's streets today to raise money for charity in the annual Leicester Marathon. The...

Lives Not Knives – Knife amnesty begins in Leicester

A month-long amnesty has been launched for those who carry knives on the streets of Leicester. Amnesty bins have been installed...

Police seeking two people in connection with body in City Centre canal

Detectives investigating the death of a Polish man have released images of two people they believe may be able to assist...

Company directors receive jail sentence for training fraud

Two company directors who claimed their organisation was offering training services have been sentenced to 21 months in jail for fraud. They...

Leicestershire Towns could be crowned Britain’s best High Street

Two Leicestershire towns are in the running to win the title of Britain's best high street and win £10,000. Hinckley and Market...

Update: Missing Leicester man found safe and well

Update: Missing Leicester man, Robert Paling, has been found safe and well. Robert, 56, of Richmore Road, was reported missing on Sunday...

Leicestershire Police respond after burglary controversy

Leicestershire Police has been accused of suggesting burglaries should not be investigated if windows were left open or in other preventable...
Diwali lights on Belgrave Road Leicester

Police issue safety guidelines ahead of Diwali Celebrations

Thousands of people are expected at the Diwali lights switch-on taking place today on Belgrave Road and Cossington Street Recreation Ground. Leicestershire...

Can you help find missing Leicester man?

Leicestershire Police have issued an appeal for help to find missing Leicester man, Robert Paling. Robert, 56, of Richmore Road, was last...

Fearless Foxes train named in honour of Leicester’s Premier League win

East Midlands Trains have honoured Leicester City Football Club by unveiling a train called 'The Fearless Foxes' in tribute to the...

Murder investigation underway as Alice Ruggles from Leicester found dead in Gateshead

A murder investigation has been launched after a 24 year old woman from Leicestershire died from "serious injuries" in Gateshead. Alice Ruggles,...