Two killed and two seriously injured in road crash

Two people from Lutterworth have died and two people are seriously injured following a fatal road accident. The accident happened yesterday evening...

Cigarette fire destroys 1000 sq metres of Bradgate Park in Leicestershire

A discarded cigarette butt is believed to have caused a fire which destroyed a large area of Bradgate Park. The blaze destroyed...

Over 100 Police Officers line street for funeral of officer who died suddenly on...

Over 100 Police officers lined up outside Leicester Cathedral to pay their respects to PC Austin Jackson at his funeral on...

Leicester MP calls on all European countries to take ‘fair share of refugees’

A number of Labour MPs from the Midlands have joined calls for a Syrian no-fly zone enforced by the British navy,...

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...