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Demarai Gray must heed Brendan Rodgers' words ahead of huge season - Leicestershire Live

Demarai Gray must heed Brendan Rodgers' words ahead of huge season  Leicestershire Live

Leicester City winger must find the consistency to become the potent attacking force he believes he can be.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


Funfair worker beat man unconscious in drunken Leicester market brawl - Leicestershire Live

Funfair worker beat man unconscious in drunken Leicester market brawl  Leicestershire Live

The victim lay in the foetal position while Steven Warrior punched and kicked him.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 5:00 pm


Mystery over diesel spill causing Leicestershire houseboat owner misery - Leicestershire Live

Mystery over diesel spill causing Leicestershire houseboat owner misery  Leicestershire Live

A spokesman said they were searching for the perpetrators.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 3:55 pm


Meat company closed after patients die in hospital sandwich listeria outbreak - Leicestershire Live

Meat company closed after patients die in hospital sandwich listeria outbreak  Leicestershire Live

The listeria outbreak last month included one patient in Leicester and four others in the UK.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 3:29 pm


Newcastle United next manager odds feature four former Leicester City bosses - Leicestershire Live

Newcastle United next manager odds feature four former Leicester City bosses  Leicestershire Live

Claudio Ranieri has been backed to take the role by Magpies legend Tommy Cassidy.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


HMP Gartree struggled with 'most basic' tasks, says report - BBC News

HMP Gartree struggled with 'most basic' tasks, says report  BBC News

A troubled prison had struggled to maintain the "most basic" of activities, according to a report. The Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) has raised concerns ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 2:19 pm


Leicester's Bathstore branch 'at risk' as chain goes into administration - Leicestershire Live

Leicester's Bathstore branch 'at risk' as chain goes into administration  Leicestershire Live

Bathstore has gone into administration after announcing that the chain has struggled financially for years. The Leicester branch, based at Thurmaston shopping ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 2:13 pm


Leicester City transfer news - James Justin and Harry Maguire latest - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City transfer news - James Justin and Harry Maguire latest  Leicestershire Live

The top transfer lines from Brendan Rodgers' side on Wednesday, June 26.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 1:28 pm


What it's like to try glamping at Samlesbury Hall in Lancashire - Leicestershire Live

What it's like to try glamping at Samlesbury Hall in Lancashire  Leicestershire Live

For many people like myself, camping is my worst nightmare. Hauling chairs, cooking equipment and tents halfway across the country, only to have to sleep on ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 12:32 pm


Split tank spills burning fuel onto county road near Melton forcing closure - Leicestershire Live

Split tank spills burning fuel onto county road near Melton forcing closure  Leicestershire Live

Burning fuel spilling onto a carriageway has closed the main road between Melton and Waltham on the Wolds. A fire crew from Melton, which attended the ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 12:14 pm


Emergency services deal with crash on busy Leicester roundabout - Leicestershire Live

Emergency services deal with crash on busy Leicester roundabout  Leicestershire Live

Emergency services were at the scene of a crash on a busy city roundabout. Redhill Circle was partially blocked on the Birstall side of the roundabout.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 12:02 pm


Leicester singer-songwriter Mahalia announces huge tour - including hometown gig - Leicestershire Live

Leicester singer-songwriter Mahalia announces huge tour - including hometown gig  Leicestershire Live

Rising R&B star Mahalia has announced a huge tour of Europe and North America - and it will include a hometown gig here in Leicester. The Syston ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 12:00 pm


Leicester City players prepare for start of pre-season - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City players prepare for start of pre-season  Leicestershire Live

The City squad have been given individual plans for the summer.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 10:00 am


Man due in court after hammer attack in city's West End - Leicestershire Live

Man due in court after hammer attack in city's West End  Leicestershire Live

A man is due in court today in connection with an alleged hammer attack in the city's West End yesterday. The 25-year-old man has been charged following what ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 9:04 am


Pat Howard is back at Leicester Tigers - Leicestershire Live

Pat Howard is back at Leicester Tigers  Leicestershire Live

Tigers legend set to support head coach Geordan Murphy and Tigers backroom staff.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 9:00 am


Leicestershire X-ray supplier expects to make a loss after contract delays - East Midlands Business Link

Leicestershire X-ray supplier expects to make a loss after contract delays  East Midlands Business Link

“Security orders and sales have been disappointing” at Image Scan, the specialist supplier of X-ray screening systems to the security and industrial inspection ...

Published on 26 June 2019 | 8:23 am


Businessman no longer feels safe in Leicester office after daytime burglary in city centre - Leicestershire Live

Businessman no longer feels safe in Leicester office after daytime burglary in city centre  Leicestershire Live

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to talk to in connection with the crime.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 7:42 am


Leicestershire Police launch modern slavery campaign - Capital FM

Leicestershire Police launch modern slavery campaign  Capital FM

Leicestershire Police say they've increased the number of officers working on modern slavery cases, because they've seen a rise in reports.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 5:33 am


Leicester City helicopter crash officers honoured for rescue attempt - BBC News

Leicester City helicopter crash officers honoured for rescue attempt  BBC News

Leicester City helicopter crash officers who risked their lives trying to save others are up for awards.

Published on 26 June 2019 | 12:39 am


Neighbours in shock after hammer attack outside their homes - Leicestershire Live

Neighbours in shock after hammer attack outside their homes  Leicestershire Live

'I saw one man in cuffs and another on a paramedic's trolley' - Upperton Road resident.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:51 pm


County Championship: Seven dropped Leicestershire catches help Northants to benefit - BBC Sport

County Championship: Seven dropped Leicestershire catches help Northants to benefit  BBC Sport

Former Northamptonshire skipper Alex Wakely made a dogged 65 in over three hours at the crease to help his side cash in on seven dropped Leicestershire ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 4:40 pm


Flotilla of rubbish clogs Loughborough brook during spell of unprecedented rainfall - Leicestershire Live

Flotilla of rubbish clogs Loughborough brook during spell of unprecedented rainfall  Leicestershire Live

'This is disgusting. What the hell are we doing to our environment?'

Published on 25 June 2019 | 3:03 pm


Leicester City set to complete James Justin signing - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City set to complete James Justin signing  Leicestershire Live

Leicester City are close to completing their first signing of the summer with Luton Town defender James Justin set to secure a move to the King Power Stadium.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 2:30 pm


Five Premier League clubs asked about Leicester City's Alex Pascanu - report - Leicestershire Live

Five Premier League clubs asked about Leicester City's Alex Pascanu - report  Leicestershire Live

Romanian defender signed a new contract at the King Power Stadium this summer.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:25 pm


County Championship: Northants v Leicestershire day two rained off - BBC Sport

County Championship: Northants v Leicestershire day two rained off  BBC Sport

Rain prevented any play at Wantage Road on the second day of the County Championship Division Two game between Northamptonshire and Leicestershire.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:03 pm


Leicester's Gelato Village named the best dessert parlour in the Midlands - Leicestershire Live

Leicester's Gelato Village named the best dessert parlour in the Midlands  Leicestershire Live

It produces authentic Italian treats with varieties including Alice Hawkins and Richard III.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 10:06 am


Live updates: A50 in Leicestershire partially blocked near M1 - Leicestershire Live

Live updates: A50 in Leicestershire partially blocked near M1  Leicestershire Live

Highways England is warning motorists of delays around the A50 junction with the M1 following a collision. Lanes are blocked eastbound near Castle Donington ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:38 am


Police incident in London Road, Leicester - Leicestershire Live

Police incident in London Road, Leicester  Leicestershire Live

Police have attended an incident near the multi-storey block of flats Elizabeth House, in London Road, Leicester. Several cars were parked near the flats near to ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:18 pm


Watch bizarre video of UFO sparking over Market Harborough - Leicestershire Live

Watch bizarre video of UFO sparking over Market Harborough  Leicestershire Live

'At first, I thought it might be the military doing tests'

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:00 pm


The acts with links to Leicestershire performing at Glastonbury Festival 2019 - Leicestershire Live

The acts with links to Leicestershire performing at Glastonbury Festival 2019  Leicestershire Live

As the festival returns, we take a look at the acts with links to the county playing this year.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:58 pm


Star Wars Tie Bomber toy found untouched in Leicestershire attic makes 10 times estimate at Hansons auction - antiquestradegazette.com

Star Wars Tie Bomber toy found untouched in Leicestershire attic makes 10 times estimate at Hansons auction  antiquestradegazette.com

A Tie Bomber Authentic Imperial Spacecraft 'starred' at the auction on June 20. It had lain untouched in a loft for nearly 40 years after a man who worked in the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:33 pm


BBC's Life of Pies programme lifts the lid on Leicestershire's famous British Pie Awards - Leicestershire Live

BBC's Life of Pies programme lifts the lid on Leicestershire's famous British Pie Awards  Leicestershire Live

Past winners have seen their small businesses boom and their prized pies sold in Harrods.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:11 pm


Why Leicester's own World Cup is bringing communities together - Leicestershire Live

Why Leicester's own World Cup is bringing communities together  Leicestershire Live

Former Leicester City captain Matt Elliott is backing the Inner City World Cup in Leicester.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:00 pm


Meadow View Farm School named the best in the UK - Leicestershire Live

Meadow View Farm School named the best in the UK  Leicestershire Live

Ofsted rated the Barwell school outstanding in every category earlier this year.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:44 pm


How you can enjoy afternoon tea in Old John at Bradgate Park - Leicestershire Live

How you can enjoy afternoon tea in Old John at Bradgate Park  Leicestershire Live

Fantastic food events are on the menu later this year as the annual Edible Forest festival returns to Leicestershire. The festival will run from September 7 to 15, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:08 am


Teenager charged after stabbing outside Leicester pub - Leicestershire Live

Teenager charged after stabbing outside Leicester pub  Leicestershire Live

A teenager has been charged following a stabbing in the New Parks area of Leicester last Thursday. The 17-year old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:56 am


Live: Fire at old factory sends huge clouds of smoke across town - Leicestershire Live

Live: Fire at old factory sends huge clouds of smoke across town  Leicestershire Live

Residents are being warned to keep windows and doors shut.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:07 am


Patisserie Valerie fraud probe arrests have links to Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

Patisserie Valerie fraud probe arrests have links to Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Five people have been arrested and questioned over alleged accounting fraud at the Patisserie Valerie chain, the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has said.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:12 am


Recent Match Report - Northamptonshire vs Leicestershire, County Championship Division Two, 1st Innings - ESPN.co.uk

Recent Match Report - Northamptonshire vs Leicestershire, County Championship Division Two, 1st Innings  ESPN.co.uk

Leicestershire 273 for 7 (Azad 92, Cosgrove 63) trail Northamptonshire 299 by 26 runs. Hassan Azad's carefully compiled 92 saw Leicestershire build a steady ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Meet Miss Leicestershire 2019 who is taking on Miss England while running her own business - Leicestershire Live

Meet Miss Leicestershire 2019 who is taking on Miss England while running her own business  Leicestershire Live

Millie Richardson had never done pageants before – but has made it to the finals of Miss England.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 10:36 am


Drone footage filmed in Leicestershire shows exactly why you shouldn't drive through floodwater - Leicestershire Live

Drone footage filmed in Leicestershire shows exactly why you shouldn't drive through floodwater  Leicestershire Live

Drone footage filmed in the Leicestershire countryside shows exactly why motorists should avoid driving through floodwater. The video perfectly illustrates the ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 3:00 am


Police statement after man found dead in Loughborough - Leicestershire Live

Police statement after man found dead in Loughborough  Leicestershire Live

A man was found dead near a nature reserve in Loughborough this afternoon. Police were called to Meadow Lane in the town just after 3pm today where a body ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 5:45 pm


Name 15 town centres across Leicestershire from satellite photos alone - Leicestershire Live

Name 15 town centres across Leicestershire from satellite photos alone  Leicestershire Live

Rural Leicestershire has lots to offer, from quaint market towns to bustling places which feel more like small cities. With so many distinctive town centres to shop, ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 1:00 pm


Review: We try the award-winning Leicestershire chippy which serves wallies and black pudding fritters - Leicestershire Live

Review: We try the award-winning Leicestershire chippy which serves wallies and black pudding fritters  Leicestershire Live

Ask most people to name their top three meals and you'll probably find that fish and chips makes an appearance. After all, you can't beat a hearty portion of ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 3:31 pm


Large increase in arrests for drink drivers across Leicestershire - Melton Times

Large increase in arrests for drink drivers across Leicestershire  Melton Times

Police have urged Leicestershire motorists not to drive or take drugs after arresting 71 people for driving under the influence this month - a massive increase on ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 10:21 am


Leicestershire strengthens ties with China - East Midlands Business Link

Leicestershire strengthens ties with China  East Midlands Business Link

Leicestershire's economic to China have been strengthened following a visit from a delegation of government officials from China's Sichuan province.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 8:25 am


Why someone complained to Leicestershire Police about Chief Constable's tweets - Leicestershire Live

Why someone complained to Leicestershire Police about Chief Constable's tweets  Leicestershire Live

He's tweeted about rugby, TV and events - as well as police activity.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 3:00 am


County Championship: Leicestershire & Gloucestershire play out predictable draw - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire & Gloucestershire play out predictable draw  BBC Sport

Hasan Azad scores his second century of the game as Leicestershire play out a predictable draw with Gloucestershire.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 4:20 pm


Government announces £880k fund to tackle violent crime in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

Government announces £880k fund to tackle violent crime in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Cash will fund unit to knife crime and other forms of violence.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


County Championship: Chris Dent & Ryan Higgins hit tons as Gloucestershire against Leicestershire heads for draw - BBC Sport

County Championship: Chris Dent & Ryan Higgins hit tons as Gloucestershire against Leicestershire heads for draw  BBC Sport

Chris Dent and Ryan Higgins score centuries as Gloucestershire hit back to all but ensure a draw against Leicestershire.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 6:03 pm


Sneak peek inside new Rebound Inflatable Park opening soon in Ashby - Leicestershire Live

Sneak peek inside new Rebound Inflatable Park opening soon in Ashby  Leicestershire Live

Details of session types and prices have been revealed.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 9:11 am


County Championship: Mohammad Abbas shines as Leicestershire dominate day two against Gloucestershire - BBC Sport

County Championship: Mohammad Abbas shines as Leicestershire dominate day two against Gloucestershire  BBC Sport

Mohammad Abbas takes 3-10 as a dominant Leicestershire seize control against Gloucestershire at the end of day two.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 5:26 pm


Meet 'real' unicorns and fairies at this magical family fun day in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

Meet 'real' unicorns and fairies at this magical family fun day in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Enjoy storytelling, circus play and even a unicorn themed afternoon tea.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 9:30 am


County Championship: Neil Dexter hits career-best 180 for Leicestershire v Gloucestershire - BBC Sport

County Championship: Neil Dexter hits career-best 180 for Leicestershire v Gloucestershire  BBC Sport

Leicestershire's Neil Dexter hits a career-best 180 and Hasan Azad also hits a ton on the opening day against Gloucestershire.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Fabulous archive photos feature Leicestershire school sports days over the years - Leicestershire Live

Fabulous archive photos feature Leicestershire school sports days over the years  Leicestershire Live

It's that time of year again when schools hunt out their sacks, dust off their bean bags and sort through their hoops and relay batons – sports days are almost ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


The cheapest and most expensive Wetherspoons pubs in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

The cheapest and most expensive Wetherspoons pubs in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Wetherspoons pubs are notorious for the affordability of their pints - but not all spoons are created equal. The pints at the popular chain pubs are not all priced ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Weather expert says it could be wettest June ever in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

Weather expert says it could be wettest June ever in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Weather experts have revealed that a month and half of rain fell in just three days this week. Met Office figures show that a total of 86.6mm of rain fell in ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


'Elderly could be trapped' if Leicestershire bus service axed as part of £400k savings - Leicestershire Live

'Elderly could be trapped' if Leicestershire bus service axed as part of £400k savings  Leicestershire Live

More than 1300 people have signed a petition to stop bus cuts and timetable changes.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


County Championship: Leicestershire v Middlesex a draw after further rain - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire v Middlesex a draw after further rain  BBC Sport

Leicestershire's Division Two match with Middlesex ended in a draw after play was abandoned again with only 11 overs possible in the four scheduled days of ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Green carrier bag trial for Aldi's Leicestershire stores to test scheme before nationwide roll out - Leicestershire Live

Green carrier bag trial for Aldi's Leicestershire stores to test scheme before nationwide roll out  Leicestershire Live

Aldi customers in Leicestershire are to trial a new green carrier bag scheme which could end up being rolled out nationwide. Next month, shoppers at Aldi's 17 ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


County Championship: Leicestershire make poor start against Middlesex - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire make poor start against Middlesex  BBC Sport

Middlesex claim a bonus point with three early Leicestershire wickets after play belatedly gets under way at Grace Road.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Armed police and helicopter in Leicestershire village after report of assault - Leicestershire Live

Armed police and helicopter in Leicestershire village after report of assault  Leicestershire Live

A police operation, including armed officers and a National Police Air *Service* helicopter, was mounted in a village near Lutterworth yesterday. Police were ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


County Championship: Leicestershire and Middlesex rained off - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire and Middlesex rained off  BBC Sport

No play was possible on day one of Leicestershire's County Championship Division Two game against Middlesex at Grace Road because of persistent rain.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire Police detective 'identified by fingerprints' - BBC News

Leicestershire Police detective 'identified by fingerprints'  BBC News

An inquest opens into the sudden death of Det Ch Insp Rob Widdowson in Leicestershire.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Free things dads can get in Leicestershire for Father's Day 2019 - Leicestershire Live

Free things dads can get in Leicestershire for Father's Day 2019  Leicestershire Live

It'll soon be Father's Day - and we all know that dad deserves to be spoiled. While we're sure most of you already have a slap-up meal and gifts organised, some ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


5 of Leicestershire's best Sunday carveries you could try this Father’s Day - Leicestershire Live

5 of Leicestershire's best Sunday carveries you could try this Father’s Day  Leicestershire Live

It's only a week until Father's Day - which means it's time to sort out how you're going to say thanks to dad for everything he does. One way that's sure to be a hit ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


The Leicestershire railway bridge hit by lorries and cars once a fortnight - Leicestershire Live

The Leicestershire railway bridge hit by lorries and cars once a fortnight  Leicestershire Live

It's one of the worst locations for bridge strikes in the whole country.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


When freak June hailstorms and flooding wreaked havoc across Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

When freak June hailstorms and flooding wreaked havoc across Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Hoping for a heatwave this summer? Just a few years ago horrendous June hailstorms were hammering down on Leicestershire. In June 2012, with the country ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Changes to HS2 rail route including through Leicestershire announced - Leicestershire Live

Changes to HS2 rail route including through Leicestershire announced  Leicestershire Live

A construction depot in the county and route changes have been revealed.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


The deserted village in Leicestershire - and why people still visit there - Leicestershire Live

The deserted village in Leicestershire - and why people still visit there  Leicestershire Live

Though there's still a handful of houses in a parish bearing its name, not many people realise that the real village of Knaptoft lies in ruins a short distance away.

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


11 of the strangest pubs in Leicester and Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

11 of the strangest pubs in Leicester and Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

You'll probably not be able to carry out a pub crawl of all of these.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire pick-your-own strawberry farms that are now open - Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire pick-your-own strawberry farms that are now open  Leicestershire Live

Who could resist freshly-picked, juicy strawberries?

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


10 of the best Leicestershire chippies to visit for National Fish and Chip Day - Leicestershire Live

10 of the best Leicestershire chippies to visit for National Fish and Chip Day  Leicestershire Live

Fish and chips is one of the nation's favourite meals - and it's no wonder. There's not many things that can beat the winning combination of delicious fish covered ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Why people should pick up rubbish along Leicestershire's canals - even if it isn't theirs - Leicestershire Live

Why people should pick up rubbish along Leicestershire's canals - even if it isn't theirs  Leicestershire Live

A charity is urging people in the county to help pick up litter along its waterways.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


County Championship: Leicestershire bat all day to draw with Lancashire - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire bat all day to draw with Lancashire  BBC Sport

Leicestershire bat out the final day at Aigburth to ensure their game against Division Two leaders Lancashire ends in a draw.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire Police detective dies after fraud questioning - BBC News

Leicestershire Police detective dies after fraud questioning  BBC News

Det Ch Insp Rob Widdowson's sudden death is being investigated by British Transport Police.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Army reserves from Leicestershire to play key role at D-Day 75th anniversary commemorations - Leicestershire Live

Army reserves from Leicestershire to play key role at D-Day 75th anniversary commemorations  Leicestershire Live

Army Reserve volunteers of the Royal Yeomanry from Leicestershire will play a key part in the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day. They will form ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


These are Leicestershire's most expensive streets - Leicestershire Live

These are Leicestershire's most expensive streets  Leicestershire Live

Want to live in Leicestershire's millionaire's row? You can take your pick, there are at least 10 roads in the county that fall into this category. But do you think you ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Mehmooda Duke: Leicestershire appoint lawyer as chair - BBC Sport

Mehmooda Duke: Leicestershire appoint lawyer as chair  BBC Sport

Leicestershire County Cricket Club appoint Mehmooda Duke as the new chair to succeed Roy Bent at Grace Road.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


BusinessLive – your new online home for Leicestershire business news - Leicestershire Live

BusinessLive – your new online home for Leicestershire business news  Leicestershire Live

National business site will complement LeicestershireLive, Leicester Mercury and a new East Midlands Business Live Magazine.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Miss Leicestershire 2019 chosen at Miss England semi-final held at Leicester Tigers - Leicestershire Live

Miss Leicestershire 2019 chosen at Miss England semi-final held at Leicester Tigers  Leicestershire Live

Contestants took to the catwalk with an eco theme, raising £12k for local charities.

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Man in his 60s dies after reported 'explosion' in Leicestershire village - Leicestershire Live

Man in his 60s dies after reported 'explosion' in Leicestershire village  Leicestershire Live

A man has died following reports of an "explosion" at a property in a Leicestershire village. Emergency services went to Main Street, Newton Burgoland, near ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Cash-strapped Leicestershire County Council says it needs £600m to cope with rapidly growing population - Leicestershire Live

Cash-strapped Leicestershire County Council says it needs £600m to cope with rapidly growing population  Leicestershire Live

Council bosses are worrying about how to find hundreds of millions of pounds needed to pay for new roads and schools to cope with Leicestershire's spiralling ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Helpers needed for amazing Timber Festival event hidden away in a Leicestershire woodland - Leicestershire Live

Helpers needed for amazing Timber Festival event hidden away in a Leicestershire woodland  Leicestershire Live

An award-winning event hidden away in a Leicestershire woodland is recruiting volunteers. Timber Festival is back for a second year after bagging the gong for ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


5 brilliant waterside pubs in Leicestershire you could visit on a sunny day - Leicestershire Live

5 brilliant waterside pubs in Leicestershire you could visit on a sunny day  Leicestershire Live

The weekend is the ideal time for whiling away a couple of hours in a picturesque pub garden, and what could be more picturesque that gazing out across the ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire Care home bake offs bring back memories - BBC News

Leicestershire Care home bake offs bring back memories  BBC News

Bread-making sessions help stimulate memories, organisers say.

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


21 Leicestershire events to get excited about in June - Leicestershire Live

21 Leicestershire events to get excited about in June  Leicestershire Live

Knights, boats and gin all feature in this month's events.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Man stole £11k from Leicestershire archaeology group to help ill family - Leicestershire Live

Man stole £11k from Leicestershire archaeology group to help ill family  Leicestershire Live

John Maloney 'systematically milked' the bank account of Leicestershire Fieldworkers.

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


The 'unlucky' reason Leicestershire County Council faces £9m bill for new bridge in Nottinghamshire - Leicestershire Live

The 'unlucky' reason Leicestershire County Council faces £9m bill for new bridge in Nottinghamshire  Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire County Council leader Nick Rushton has asked why his authority has to meet the £9 million cost of replacing a bridge in Nottinghamshire.

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire tip site set to shut for three weeks - Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire tip site set to shut for three weeks  Leicestershire Live

Maintenance works need to be carried out say council chiefs.

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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