Two Leicestershire men sentenced for scam involving royal palaces in London

Two businessmen from Leicester have been sentenced for their part in a scam involving the most prestigious royal palaces in London. Steven...

Students encouraged to stay safe during freshers week in Leicester Universities

With thousands of students starting their studies in universities this week, the Police have launched a campaign to encourage students to...

Leicester man sentenced for killing businessman Akhtar Javeed

A gang of three men have been sentenced after a raid on a business which saw owner Akhtar Javeed being shot...

Local Muslim community donate £20,000 for new scanner at Leicester’s Hospitals

The local muslim community in Leicester has donated an amazing £20,000 for a new scanner at Leicester's Glenfield Hospital. The cheque...

Family flee home after worlds deadliest spider found in fruit

A family have had to move out of their home after dozens of the world's deadliest spiders crawled out of a...

Help for businesses in Leicester to become more accessible to young people

With 1 in 5 young people in the UK not in education, employment or training, a new social enterprise has been...

Body found near City Centre canal identified

A body found in the water at Leicester's Freemans Common Lock has been identified. Wojciech Wojciechowski, 45, was discovered in the...

Be aware of this scam – victims lose thousands

The public are being warned after a number of people have been coerced into handing over £100,000 in cash in return...
Two sentenced for 15 years for Loughborough attack

Two sentenced for 15 years for dangerous pub attack

Two men have been sentenced for a total of 15 years for a serious attack outside a pub in Loughborough. The...

Sir David Attenborough recalls fond memories of Leicestershire

Sir David Attenborough says growing up in Leicester provided him with a rich cultural upbringing. He also recalled fond memories of...

Police appeal after 90 year old man assaulted in Leicester City Centre

Police are carrying out enquiries after a 90-year-old man was assaulted in Market Street in Leicester City Centre. The victim was...

Motorists warned of dangers of using mobiles phones while driving

A new initiative warns motorists of the dangers of using mobile phones while driving. It features Liese Bowers-Straw, who suffered serious...