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Leicestershire schools where parents have been fined for illegal parking - Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire schools where parents have been fined for illegal parking  Leicestershire Live

Officials have revealed the Leicestershire schools where a CCTV car has caught the most parents parking illegally at dropping off or picking up time. Last week ...

Published on 19 May 2019 | 2:00 pm


'I woke up to find crashed car on top of mine' - Leicestershire Live

'I woke up to find crashed car on top of mine'  Leicestershire Live

Bhupendra Patel's Mercedes was one of three parked vehicles damaged in the incident.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 1:58 pm


Christian Fuchs cannot rule out extended Leicester City stay - Leicestershire Live

Christian Fuchs cannot rule out extended Leicester City stay  Leicestershire Live

The left-back intends to head to New York next summer, but may change his mind again.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 10:00 am


14 things that YOU love most about Leicester - Leicestershire Live

14 things that YOU love most about Leicester  Leicestershire Live

If you are reading this it's pretty likely that you've got some kind of connection to Leicester. Whether you've not been here long, you moved away, or you've never ...

Published on 19 May 2019 | 10:00 am


Leicester City reportedly scouting AC Milan forward - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City reportedly scouting AC Milan forward  Leicestershire Live

The Foxes are said to be sending scouts to watch Hakan Calhanoglu on Sunday afternoon.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 5:00 am


6 brilliant outdoor cinema events in Leicestershire this summer - Leicestershire Live

6 brilliant outdoor cinema events in Leicestershire this summer  Leicestershire Live

A trip to the cinema is always a fun way to spend a couple of hours, isn't it? And, it could be even more fun if you're watching the film in the great outdoors!

Published on 19 May 2019 | 3:00 am


Boxing coach used young teenage girl as his 'sexual plaything' - Leicestershire Live

Boxing coach used young teenage girl as his 'sexual plaything'  Leicestershire Live

The judge said the sex assaults had happened roughly five times a week over 18 months.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 3:00 am


M1 crash in Leicestershire causes tailbacks in both directions - Leicestershire Live

M1 crash in Leicestershire causes tailbacks in both directions  Leicestershire Live

A crash on the M1 is caused long tailbacks in both directions earlier today. The incident, near Markfield between junctions 21a and 22, happened at about ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 3:13 pm


Why thousands of Leicestershire families have needed help putting their lives back together - Leicestershire Live

Why thousands of Leicestershire families have needed help putting their lives back together  Leicestershire Live

“Family is heavily reliant on benefits, daughter bunking off school, Children not registered with a dentist, Oldest child is carer for mother due to her poor mental ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 2:05 pm


Third player linked with Leicester City and Monaco talks - Leicestershire Live

Third player linked with Leicester City and Monaco talks  Leicestershire Live

Leicester City and Monaco could be doing plenty of business this summer after the French club reportedly registered an interest in centre-back Caglar Soyuncu.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 2:00 pm


Updates: Woman suffers head injuries after car crashes into a tree in Saffron Lane - Leicestershire Live

Updates: Woman suffers head injuries after car crashes into a tree in Saffron Lane  Leicestershire Live

Saffron Lane was closed for about three-and-a-half hours due to the incident.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 1:29 pm


Cyclist, 65, suffers serious head injury after falling off bike - Leicestershire Live

Cyclist, 65, suffers serious head injury after falling off bike  Leicestershire Live

An investigation into a hit-and-run accident was called off after police decided a cyclist who suffered a serious head injury had fallen off his bike. The 65-year-old ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 11:16 am


Leicestershire 'beach' opens for summer with sand, pool and deck chairs - Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire 'beach' opens for summer with sand, pool and deck chairs  Leicestershire Live

'Let's create those memories and bring on the summer'

Published on 18 May 2019 | 10:00 am


Concerns over recent spate of stabbings in Leicester - Leicestershire Live

Concerns over recent spate of stabbings in Leicester  Leicestershire Live

Police cannot tackle knife crime alone, says deputy police and crime commissioner.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 8:49 am


What's happening with the disused former Sainsbury's site in Belgrave? - Leicestershire Live

What's happening with the disused former Sainsbury's site in Belgrave?  Leicestershire Live

Developers say they are in discussions a number of potential occupiers for a multi-million pound leisure and shops complex they want to build on the former ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 3:00 am


The unidentified bodies found in Leicestershire and Rutland who have never been named - Leicestershire Live

The unidentified bodies found in Leicestershire and Rutland who have never been named  Leicestershire Live

In most cases, when someone dies, the body is able to be identified. But sometimes, the identity of a body is left a mystery, with no information on who the person ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 3:00 am


Everything you need to know about Leicester's FREE Riverside Festival 2019 - Leicestershire Live

Everything you need to know about Leicester's FREE Riverside Festival 2019  Leicestershire Live

Promising a weekend of free family fun, the Leicester Riverside Festival is returning on Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2. The annual two-day festival will ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 3:00 am


County Championship: Rain forces draw between Middlesex and Leicestershire - BBC Sport

County Championship: Rain forces draw between Middlesex and Leicestershire  BBC Sport

Leicestershire are foiled by rain in their run-chase at Lord's as they have to settle for a draw with Middlesex.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 5:17 pm


One person trapped following three car crash in county road - Leicestershire Live

One person trapped following three car crash in county road  Leicestershire Live

The fire *service* were on the scene.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 5:08 pm


Driver dies after car collides with tree in Smisby near Leicestershire border - Leicestershire Live

Driver dies after car collides with tree in Smisby near Leicestershire border  Leicestershire Live

A man has died after his car collided with a tree in the early hours of this morning. Police were called to reports that a car had crashed into a tree at around ...

Published on 17 May 2019 | 4:23 pm


Leicester City's Adrien Silva 'not prepared' for potential Monaco relegation - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City's Adrien Silva 'not prepared' for potential Monaco relegation  Leicestershire Live

Midfield loanee takes on Amiens in a relegation showdown this weekend.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 4:00 pm


Inside new Leicester city centre restaurant Texas Steakhouse that's just opened - Leicestershire Live

Inside new Leicester city centre restaurant Texas Steakhouse that's just opened  Leicestershire Live

Leicester's newest restaurant has opened this week - serving what it says are some of the best cuts of steak and burgers in the county. Texas Steakhouse has ...

Published on 17 May 2019 | 3:48 pm


Fraud probe launched at Kibworth Medical Centre over 'substantial' sum - Leicestershire Live

Fraud probe launched at Kibworth Medical Centre over 'substantial' sum  Leicestershire Live

Detectives are investigating an allegation of serious fraud at a Leicestershire's doctors practice. Police say they have received a report from the Kibworth Medical ...

Published on 17 May 2019 | 2:35 pm


Leicester City Q&A - Youri Tielemans latest, transfer updates and season review - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City Q&A - Youri Tielemans latest, transfer updates and season review  Leicestershire Live

Our Foxes editor Rob Tanner was on hand to answer all your questions on Brendan Rodgers' side.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 2:24 pm


MP backs mum's search for stem cell donor - Leicestershire Live

MP backs mum's search for stem cell donor  Leicestershire Live

'Her strength, courage and determination are inspiring'

Published on 17 May 2019 | 7:06 am


Leicester City's next generation ready for Hong Kong challenge - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City's next generation ready for Hong Kong challenge  Leicestershire Live

Leicester City's youngsters will be bidding to make it a hat-trick of victories for the club at the Hong Kong FC Citi Sevens tournament. City have sent a young ...

Published on 17 May 2019 | 6:00 am


County Championship: Leicestershire set for final-day run chase at Lord's - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire set for final-day run chase at Lord's  BBC Sport

Leicestershire face a final-day run chase to beat Middlesex after bowling out the hosts for 223 on day three at Lord's.

Published on 16 May 2019 | 6:23 pm


Why bright yellow 'Electricity' helicopter has been spotted flying over Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

Why bright yellow 'Electricity' helicopter has been spotted flying over Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Video footage was sent to us - so we decided to find out what was going on.

Published on 16 May 2019 | 4:47 pm


100 cannabis plants found inside another home in Leicester's West End - Leicestershire Live

100 cannabis plants found inside another home in Leicester's West End  Leicestershire Live

Police have removed approximately 100 cannabis plants from a house in Leicester's West End. Officers raided the property in Harrow Road, off Narborough ...

Published on 16 May 2019 | 4:08 pm


WI 'banned' from baking cakes for Leicestershire hospice - BBC News

WI 'banned' from baking cakes for Leicestershire hospice  BBC News

Cakes must be made in a registered kitchen amid food hygiene rules, Women's Institute members are told.

Published on 16 May 2019 | 11:04 am


Update on woman arrested in stabbing investigation - Leicestershire Live

Update on woman arrested in stabbing investigation  Leicestershire Live

A woman arrested in connection with an incident early yesterday in which a man was stabbed has been released from custody. Police were called at around ...

Published on 16 May 2019 | 10:14 am


Leicester's recycling sites could be scrapped in cost-cutting move - Leicestershire Live

Leicester's recycling sites could be scrapped in cost-cutting move  Leicestershire Live

More than half of Leicester's recycling banks could be scrapped as part of cost-cutting proposals. There are 62 small sites, called bring banks, dotted around the ...

Published on 16 May 2019 | 3:00 am


Updates: A14 near Market Harborough closed after fatal crash - Leicestershire Live

Updates: A14 near Market Harborough closed after fatal crash  Leicestershire Live

The road was shut in both directions for hours following tragedy.

Published on 15 May 2019 | 6:14 pm


'Climate emergency' declared in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

'Climate emergency' declared in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

A climate emergency has been declared in Leicestershire after county councillors unanimously backed a motion calling for more to be done by their authority to ...

Published on 15 May 2019 | 5:38 pm


County Championship: Leicestershire slump at Lord's after century stand - BBC Sport

County Championship: Leicestershire slump at Lord's after century stand  BBC Sport

Middlesex gained the upper hand on day two against Leicestershire at Lord's, despite a century stand between Colin Ackermann and Harry Dearden. The home ...

Published on 15 May 2019 | 5:35 pm


Senior Leicester Tory quits with astonishing blast over 'disastrous' election campaign - Leicestershire Live

Senior Leicester Tory quits with astonishing blast over 'disastrous' election campaign  Leicestershire Live

The Conservative local elections campaign in Leicester was poorly planned, "disastrous, awful and low energy", according to a resigning senior Tory in the city.

Published on 15 May 2019 | 1:30 pm


BOWLS: Bears stun holders Leicestershire in Middleton Cup - Rugby Advertiser

BOWLS: Bears stun holders Leicestershire in Middleton Cup  Rugby Advertiser

Last season Leicestershire inflicted a 22-0 defeat on the Bears, so Warwickshire travelled to Leicester BC looking to put one over on the reigning Middleton Cup ...

Published on 15 May 2019 | 5:27 am


County Championship: Middlesex frustrate Leicestershire on day one - BBC Sport

County Championship: Middlesex frustrate Leicestershire on day one  BBC Sport

Three Middlesex batsmen make half-centuries as the hosts frustrate Leicestershire on day one at Lord's.

Published on 14 May 2019 | 6:21 pm


Shock as customer 'stabbed' in Glenfield Co-op car park - Leicestershire Live

Shock as customer 'stabbed' in Glenfield Co-op car park  Leicestershire Live

'It's alarming to think you can't even go shopping now'

Published on 14 May 2019 | 3:48 pm


'I think Universal Credit is great - here's why' - Leicestershire Live

'I think Universal Credit is great - here's why'  Leicestershire Live

Steve Bruce is aware that his thoughts on Universal Credit might go against popular opinion, but he stands by his view. “It's a good thing. It is helping people and ...

Published on 14 May 2019 | 3:00 am


WI stopped from baking cakes for LOROS due to health and safety rules - Leicestershire Live

WI stopped from baking cakes for LOROS due to health and safety rules  Leicestershire Live

Women's Institute members have been stopped from baking cakes for a Leicestershire hospice due to health and safety rules. The Leicestershire and Rutland ...

Published on 13 May 2019 | 6:07 pm


Major upgrade to railway in Leicestershire means temporary changes to level crossings - Rail Professional Magazine

Major upgrade to railway in Leicestershire means temporary changes to level crossings  Rail Professional Magazine

Network Rail is advising level crossing users in Leicestershire and Rutland that there will be six days of changes to level crossings as major work to the railway ...

Published on 13 May 2019 | 8:30 am


Leicestershire footballer's frustration over racism inquiry - BBC News

Leicestershire footballer's frustration over racism inquiry  BBC News

A former FC Wymeswold player said evidence of racist abuse was given to police and the FA, but no action has yet been taken.

Published on 13 May 2019 | 6:55 am


Carriageway duel! Name these 12 Leicestershire A roads from a single picture - Leicestershire Live

Carriageway duel! Name these 12 Leicestershire A roads from a single picture  Leicestershire Live

Any of us with a driving licence probably feel like they spend too much time sat behind the wheel heading along Leicestershire's major routes. But have you ...

Published on 12 May 2019 | 3:00 am


Review: We tried a Full English breakfast at five Leicestershire farm cafes - this was the best - Leicestershire Live

Review: We tried a Full English breakfast at five Leicestershire farm cafes - this was the best  Leicestershire Live

When it comes to breakfast, it's hard to beat a hearty Full English, isn't it? Featuring the likes of bacon, eggs, sausages and hash browns, it's a delicious way to ...

Published on 12 May 2019 | 3:00 am


MATCH REPORT: Warwickshire 0-78 Leicestershire - hosts ship 12 tries at Liberty Way - Coventry Telegraph

MATCH REPORT: Warwickshire 0-78 Leicestershire - hosts ship 12 tries at Liberty Way  Coventry Telegraph

Rivals met at Nuneaton RFC in Bill Beaumont County Championship clash.

Published on 11 May 2019 | 3:54 pm


Jousting weekend returning to Belvoir Castle after 10 years - Leicestershire Live

Jousting weekend returning to Belvoir Castle after 10 years  Leicestershire Live

Visitors will be able to enjoy skills, thrills and plenty of fun when a jousting tournament returns to Leicestershire for the first time in a decade. The Knights of ...

Published on 11 May 2019 | 2:00 pm


The best - and worst - Wetherspoons in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

The best - and worst - Wetherspoons in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Whether it's a quick pint, a bite to eat or a night on the tiles, plenty of us head to Wetherspoons. It's not the swishest of surroundings, but you know exactly what to ...

Published on 11 May 2019 | 7:00 am


5 incredible Leicestershire watermills and windmills that are open this weekend - Leicestershire Live

5 incredible Leicestershire watermills and windmills that are open this weekend  Leicestershire Live

Windmills and watermills are pretty impressive, aren't they? As well as being things of beauty, they're also remarkable feats of engineering - and they're being ...

Published on 11 May 2019 | 3:00 am


Kitchen designer deVOL opens New York showroom - Leicestershire Live

Kitchen designer deVOL opens New York showroom  Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire kitchen company working on projects for A-list actors and musicians in the UK and States.

Published on 10 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Objections stacking up against extended lorry hours at Desford Poundstretcher HQ - Leicestershire Live

Objections stacking up against extended lorry hours at Desford Poundstretcher HQ  Leicestershire Live

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council said just two people had written in supporting the plan.

Published on 10 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Police hunting armed robbers who raided bank in Leicestershire - ITV News

Police hunting armed robbers who raided bank in Leicestershire  ITV News

Police are hunting a gang of robbers who drove into the front of a bank in Oadby in Leicestershire during this mornings rush hour. It happened at around 8.40am ...

Published on 9 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicester City 'weighing up' £15million bid for Hull City's Jarrod Bowen - Leicestershire Live

Leicester City 'weighing up' £15million bid for Hull City's Jarrod Bowen  Leicestershire Live

The Foxes will look to go one better than Cardiff City's failed £12m bid.

Published on 9 May 2019 | 7:00 am


These Leicestershire bars and restaurants could be named the best in the Midlands - Leicestershire Live

These Leicestershire bars and restaurants could be named the best in the Midlands  Leicestershire Live

A number of Leicestershire businesses are in the running for accolades at the 2019 Midlands Food Drink and Hospitality awards. Finalists have been ...

Published on 7 May 2019 | 7:00 am


One-Day Cup: Leicestershire beat Warwickshire in final North Group game - BBC Sport

One-Day Cup: Leicestershire beat Warwickshire in final North Group game  BBC Sport

Tom Taylor's unbeaten 98 helps Leicestershire to a 36-run win over Warwickshire in their final One-Day Cup group game.

Published on 6 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Meet women hoping to be named Miss Leicestershire 2019 - Leicestershire Live

Meet women hoping to be named Miss Leicestershire 2019  Leicestershire Live

The finalists in this year's Miss Leicestershire competition will be lining up later this month in the hope of winning a place in the national final. An event at Welford ...

Published on 6 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire Civil engineering firm Danaher & Walsh announces job losses - Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire Civil engineering firm Danaher & Walsh announces job losses  Leicestershire Live

'This difficult strategic decision has been made with a heavy heart'

Published on 6 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Oldest pub in Leicestershire could re-open soon after 'essential repairs' - Leicestershire Live

Oldest pub in Leicestershire could re-open soon after 'essential repairs'  Leicestershire Live

A historic village pub closed for three months for essential repairs is set to re-open. The Belper Arms in Newton Burgoland was shut at the end of January after ...

Published on 6 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Latest crash at notorious collision blackspot leaves three in hospital - Leicestershire Live

Latest crash at notorious collision blackspot leaves three in hospital  Leicestershire Live

Three people were taken to hospital after two cars crashed in the latest collision at a notorious accident blackspot. The collision, at the junction of Iveshead Road ...

Published on 5 May 2019 | 7:00 am


15 things that Leicester and Leicestershire have given the world - Leicestershire Live

15 things that Leicester and Leicestershire have given the world  Leicestershire Live

We all know Leicester has given the world sporting legends, musicians, actors and entrepreneurs. Over the years, we've been known for luminaries from Martin ...

Published on 5 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire rail line crash: Man is charged - BBC News

Leicestershire rail line crash: Man is charged  BBC News

Police said the driver was pulled from the car "moments" before it was hit by a freight train.

Published on 5 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Masked gang in tool thefts spree in north Leicestershire villages - Leicestershire Live

Masked gang in tool thefts spree in north Leicestershire villages  Leicestershire Live

Man who witnessed the gang had his car damaged.

Published on 4 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Tearaway teen from Leicestershire left sobbing and asking for his mum after spell in tough US jail - Leicestershire Live

Tearaway teen from Leicestershire left sobbing and asking for his mum after spell in tough US jail  Leicestershire Live

Hugh Connell was excluded from school and in trouble when he volunteered for Banged Up: Teens Behind Bars.

Published on 4 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire v Northamptonshire, Royal London One-Day Cup 2019 RESULT, report, score, scorecard - The Cricketer

Leicestershire v Northamptonshire, Royal London One-Day Cup 2019 RESULT, report, score, scorecard  The Cricketer

Leicestershire v Northamptonshire, Royal London One-Day Cup 2019 RESULT, report, score, scorecard | The Cricketer, county cricket news.

Published on 4 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire: Colin Ackermann replaces Paul Horton as one-day captain - BBC Sport

Leicestershire: Colin Ackermann replaces Paul Horton as one-day captain  BBC Sport

Paul Horton steps down as Leicestershire's one-day captain, with Colin Ackermann assuming the role.

Published on 3 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Conservatives hold onto North West Leicestershire District Council - but only just - Leicestershire Live

Conservatives hold onto North West Leicestershire District Council - but only just  Leicestershire Live

The Tories have clung onto North West Leicestershire District Council by the narrowest of margins. The Conservatives went into Thursday's election with 25 of ...

Published on 3 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Recap: Leicester and Leicestershire local council elections news as they happened - Leicestershire Live

Recap: Leicester and Leicestershire local council elections news as they happened  Leicestershire Live

Results from Hinckley, North West Leicestershire, Melton, Leicester, Harborough, Blaby, Oadby and Wigston, and Charnwood.

Published on 3 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Election results: Tories lose Hinckley and Bosworth to Lib Dems - BBC News

Election results: Tories lose Hinckley and Bosworth to Lib Dems  BBC News

The Conservatives have lost control of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council. The Liberal Democrats are now the largest party, having won 21 of 34 seats, ...

Published on 3 May 2019 | 7:00 am


11 brilliant bank holiday events happening in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

11 brilliant bank holiday events happening in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Hooray - not only is it nearly the weekend, it's nearly a bank holiday weekend. Which, for a lot of people, means an extra day off. So that's an extra day to get out ...

Published on 3 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Every election result from Hinckley and Bosworth, North West Leicestershire and Melton - Leicestershire Live

Every election result from Hinckley and Bosworth, North West Leicestershire and Melton  Leicestershire Live

If all goes to plan the future of three councils will have been decided overnight.

Published on 2 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Ex-Leicestershire Police employee explains why she tried to buy £25k Rolex as part of fraud scam - Leicestershire Live

Ex-Leicestershire Police employee explains why she tried to buy £25k Rolex as part of fraud scam  Leicestershire Live

A former police worker, whose achievements as a union rep were once praised by a British Prime Minister, became hooked on heroin and turned to crime.

Published on 2 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Grand 17th century mansion was torched by firefighters during 1960s demolition - Leicestershire Live

Grand 17th century mansion was torched by firefighters during 1960s demolition  Leicestershire Live

Historic hall's architecture was praised by Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli.

Published on 2 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Everything you need to know about elections in Leicester and Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

Everything you need to know about elections in Leicester and Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

For the candidates who have pounded the pavements knocking on doors and pushing leaflets through letterboxes all over the city and county, there is little more ...

Published on 2 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Violent crime in Leicestershire reaches 'highest number since records began' - Leicestershire Live

Violent crime in Leicestershire reaches 'highest number since records began'  Leicestershire Live

Serious crimes involving knives or other sharp objects also reached a new high.

Published on 1 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire v Pakistan - BBC Sport

Leicestershire v Pakistan  BBC Sport

Leicester host Pakistan in a T20 warm-up game at Grace Road - follow ball-by-ball commentary on 5 Live Sports Extra.

Published on 1 May 2019 | 7:00 am


13 Leicestershire events to get excited about in May - Leicestershire Live

13 Leicestershire events to get excited about in May  Leicestershire Live

Food and drink, dragons and music - what more could you want?

Published on 1 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Leicestershire care provider creating 60 new jobs - Leicestershire Live

Leicestershire care provider creating 60 new jobs  Leicestershire Live

Home Instead Senior Care in Charnwood, Loughborough and Coalville was rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission.

Published on 1 May 2019 | 7:00 am


North West Leicestershire District Council election results: The winners ward by ward - Leicestershire Live

North West Leicestershire District Council election results: The winners ward by ward  Leicestershire Live

The Tories had control of the council and they still do, despite losing a number of councillors.

Published on 30 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Fire at Whetstone tip after 'several reports of explosion' - Leicestershire Live

Fire at Whetstone tip after 'several reports of explosion'  Leicestershire Live

Residents were warned to keep windows and doors shut.

Published on 29 April 2019 | 7:00 am


This is the dramatic aftermath of 'huge explosion' at Whetstone Tip - Leicestershire Live

This is the dramatic aftermath of 'huge explosion' at Whetstone Tip  Leicestershire Live

The aftermath of a "huge explosion" at Whetstone tip yesterday evening was caught on cameras. Residents reported hearing a loud bang at around 11pm last ...

Published on 29 April 2019 | 7:00 am


The amazing UK map which shows all of Leicestershire's long lost railways - Leicestershire Live

The amazing UK map which shows all of Leicestershire's long lost railways  Leicestershire Live

Railway enthusiasts will be chuffed when they discover there's an online community dedicated to mapping out all of the UK's railways. And this includes many ...

Published on 28 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Organised gangs butchering sheep illegally by moonlight, warns police - Leicestershire Live

Organised gangs butchering sheep illegally by moonlight, warns police  Leicestershire Live

Be mindful of being offered meat for sale in suspicious circumstances.

Published on 28 April 2019 | 7:00 am


The surprising businesses in Leicestershire hiding behind plain doors - Leicestershire Live

The surprising businesses in Leicestershire hiding behind plain doors  Leicestershire Live

Some of Leicestershire's most successful firms have frontages that hide their stories.

Published on 28 April 2019 | 7:00 am


One-Day Cup: Notts post 433-7 in win over Leicestershire at Trent Bridge - BBC Sport

One-Day Cup: Notts post 433-7 in win over Leicestershire at Trent Bridge  BBC Sport

Unbeaten Nottinghamshire make the highest total so far in this season's One-Day Cup to beat Leicestershire by 87 runs.

Published on 26 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Met Office issues Storm Hannah weather warning across Leicestershire for winds up to 55mph - Leicestershire Live

Met Office issues Storm Hannah weather warning across Leicestershire for winds up to 55mph  Leicestershire Live

The weather has certainly taken a turn for the worst after the glorious Easter weekend. And now Storm Hannah is making her way further north and is set to hit ...

Published on 26 April 2019 | 7:00 am


One-Day Cup: Godleman ton helps Derbyshire beat Leicestershire - BBC Sport

One-Day Cup: Godleman ton helps Derbyshire beat Leicestershire  BBC Sport

Billy Godleman achieved back-to-back One-Day Cup hundreds as Derbyshire beat Leicestershire by seven wickets. After Colin Ackermann hit his second ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Thunderstorms on the way to Leicestershire as Met Office issues weather warning - Leicestershire Live

Thunderstorms on the way to Leicestershire as Met Office issues weather warning  Leicestershire Live

We've been spoilt with sunshine and high temperatures over the Easter weekend. But now the late April weather is about to bring us all back to reality.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:00 am


12 sites to tempt businesses to move to Leicester and Leicestershire - Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

12 sites to tempt businesses to move to Leicester and Leicestershire - Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

Invest in Leicester has produced a map of all the sites where firms could be based.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Search on for missing man Ryan Cochrane last seen on Leicestershire border in early hours - Leicestershire Live

Search on for missing man Ryan Cochrane last seen on Leicestershire border in early hours  Leicestershire Live

UPDATE: Ryan has been found. A missing Nuneaton man was last seen heading towards Leicestershire in the early hours of the morning. Warwickshire Police ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:00 am


A day in the life of the best-rated nursery in Leicestershire - Leicestershire Live

A day in the life of the best-rated nursery in Leicestershire  Leicestershire Live

In 1986, full-time teacher and mum-of-three Janet Ward moved to Leicester from Tamworth and was disappointed at the lack of nurseries to which she could ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 7:00 am


One-Day Cup: Leicestershire beat Worcestershire after Colin Ackermann century - BBC Sport

One-Day Cup: Leicestershire beat Worcestershire after Colin Ackermann century  BBC Sport

Leicestershire won a game of over 700 runs as they beat Worcestershire in the One-Day Cup at Grace Road to avenge their County Championship innings ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 7:00 am


7 fantastic family festivals in Leicestershire this year - Leicestershire Live

7 fantastic family festivals in Leicestershire this year  Leicestershire Live

Get your diary out - there are dinosaurs, knights, lawn mower racing and more.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 7:00 am


One-Day Cup: Cameron Bancroft hits second Durham ton to beat Leicestershire - BBC Sport

One-Day Cup: Cameron Bancroft hits second Durham ton to beat Leicestershire  BBC Sport

Durham captain Cameron Bancroft hits his second unbeaten ton this week to guide his side to a six-wicket win over Leicestershire.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:00 am








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