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Man dies after Scraptoft pub car park assault
A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a man who was assaulted in a pub car park.
yesterday 13:29
Holidaymaker killed riding 'inflatable sofa' dinghy
A woman has described watching in horror as her partner was killed on holiday while riding an "inflatable sofa" dinghy.
yesterday 23:11
Megan Bannister death: Two men charged with manslaughter
Two men have been charged over the death of a teenager whose body was found in the back of a car after a crash with a motorbike.
2017-05-18 09:05
Enderby car crash body was schoolgirl Megan Bannister
A teenager whose body was found in the back of a car following a crash with a motorbike has been named by police.
2017-05-16 09:41
Drayton Manor death: Rapids rides closed at theme parks
Rapid water rides at theme parks across the country remain closed after a girl fell from one of the attractions.
2017-05-11 23:49
British and Irish Lions 2017: Ben Youngs withdraws from squad for family reasons

England scrum-half Ben Youngs has withdrawn from the Lions tour to New Zealand after the wife of his brother Tom learned that she is terminally ill.

Ben, 27, is a team-mate of hooker and captain Tom, 30, at Leicester Tigers and the pair will play in the remainder of the Premiership season

2017-05-07 01:45
Tories retain control of Leicestershire County Council
The Conservatives have retained overall control of Leicestershire County Council in the local elections.
2017-05-05 20:03
Pair killed neighbour over child's burst football
A father and daughter who launched a fatal attack on a neighbour who punctured a child's football have been convicted of manslaughter.
2017-05-04 20:57
Polls open in Leicestershire County Council elections
Polling stations across Leicestershire have opened for the elections to decide who runs the county council.
2017-05-04 09:57
Madeleine McCann: Parents pray at anniversary service
The parents of Madeleine McCann have attended a church service in their home village to mark the tenth anniversary of her disappearance.
2017-05-03 22:57
Woman held after 'human remains' found in bag in Hinckley
A 27-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of concealing a birth after a bag containing what is believed to be human remains were found.
2017-05-02 09:31
Mark Selby beats John Higgins to defend his World Championship title

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Mark Selby defended his World Championship title with a stunning comeback to beat John Higgins 18-15 and secure his third crown in four years.

Selby, 33, had trailed 10-4 but claimed

2017-05-02 01:49
Billy Monger: Amputee Formula 4 driver 'will race again'
A 17-year-old Formula 4 driver who had to have both his legs amputated after a crash will definitely race again, his family says.
2017-04-29 18:47
Second man charged with murder of Leicester boxer Isaac Williams
A second man has been charged with murder after the stabbing of a young former boxer in Leicester.
2017-04-29 13:17
Billy Monger: Formula 1 teams show support for injured teen
Formula 1 teams are honouring teenager Billy Monger, a Formula 4 driver who had to have both his legs amputated after a crash.
2017-04-27 20:35
Madeleine McCann: Police still pursuing 'critical' lead 10 years on
Police investigating Madeleine McCann's disappearance say a critical line of inquiry is still being pursued, 10 years after she went missing.
2017-04-25 23:25
Daily News
Leicester City in talks to sign former Barcelona and Juventus centre-half - reports

Leicester City are reportedly in talks to sign the former Barcelona and Juventus centre-half Martin Caceres.

The 30-year-old is a free agent after being released by his latest club Southampton and he also interests Scottish champions Celtic and fellow Premier League side Watford,

yesterday 20:55
Derbyshire v Leicestershire: Shiv Thakor and Billy Godleman hit centuries for Derbyshire

Billy Godleman and Shiv Thakor both hit centuries as Derbyshire made a fight of chasing down Leicestershire's huge first innings total on day three.

Thakor departed first, but not before making 132, and was swiftly followed by Wayne Madsen and Alex Hughes.

Godleman was finally bowled

yesterday 20:05
Leicestershire made to struggle as Derbyshire post big total

Leicestershire were made to toil as Derbyshire hit back strongly on the third day of the Division Two County Championship match Derby.

Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman led by example as he made 141 from 275 balls and with former Leicestershire all-rounder Shiv Thakor scoring 132 and Gary

yesterday 18:43
One of Leicester's busiest roads is closing today for repairs

Part of one of the busiest roads into Leicester is to be closed so potholes and cracks can be repaired

Highways officials at Leicester City Council said they need to carry out work on Melton Road, near its junction with Troon Way because of the poor condition of the surface.

The

yesterday 18:43
Leicester City in talks to sign former Barcelona and Juventus centre-half - reports

Leicester City are reportedly in talks to sign the former Barcelona and Juventus centre-half Martin Caceres.

The 30-year-old is a free agent after being released by his latest club Southampton and he also interests Scottish champions Celtic and fellow Premier League side Watford,

yesterday 17:37
More passengers affected by British Airways' IT meltdown as flights now cancelled for rest of day

British Airways has now cancelled all flights from Gatwick and Heathrow for the rest of today after a global IT crash.

The operator earlier said that flights scheduled to depart before 6pm would not be flying.

Passengers have been told not to travel to the London airports because of

yesterday 17:37
Engelbert Humperdinck was asked about his complicated love life and his response is magnificent

Engelbert Humperdinck is no stranger to a bit of controversy.

After a string of affairs throughout his singing career, the 81 year old has calmed down a bit and dedicated some recent songs to his wife of fifty years, Patricia.

But it's nice to know that he is rather poetic about

yesterday 16:31
Sainsbury's customers angry after online orders are cancelled

Sainsbury's customers are angry after their online orders were apparently cancelled without warning.

Around 180 stores are believed to be affected by a technical glitch which is preventing the orders from being processed.

Sainsbury's Fosse Park store is thought to be one of

yesterday 16:31
Latest news from Leicester
today 22:01 We asked readers what their favourite nightclub was, and there was a clear favourite
yesterday 20:55 Leicester City in talks to sign former Barcelona and Juventus centre-half - reports
yesterday 20:05 Derbyshire v Leicestershire: Shiv Thakor and Billy Godleman hit centuries for Derbyshire
yesterday 18:43 Leicestershire made to struggle as Derbyshire post big total
yesterday 18:43 One of Leicester's busiest roads is closing today for repairs
yesterday 17:37 Leicester City in talks to sign former Barcelona and Juventus centre-half - reports
yesterday 17:37 More passengers affected by British Airways' IT meltdown as flights now cancelled for rest of day
yesterday 16:31 Engelbert Humperdinck was asked about his complicated love life and his response is magnificent
yesterday 16:31 Sainsbury's customers angry after online orders are cancelled
yesterday 16:31 Sainsbury's customers angry after online orders are cancelled
yesterday 15:25 All Saints to headline Ladies Day 2017 at Leicester Racecourse
yesterday 15:25 ​What is happening with Leicester City manager's job and Craig Shakespeare?
yesterday 15:25 One of Leicester's busiest roads closing today for repairs
yesterday 15:25 Chaos for holidaymakers as British Airways cancels all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick
yesterday 14:19 Chaos for holidaymakers as British Airways cancels all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick
yesterday 13:29 Man dies after Scraptoft pub car park assault
yesterday 13:13 Why is there so much graffiti in Leicester's Cultural Quarter this week?
yesterday 13:13 Don't miss your chance to ride in a TANK this Bank Holiday Monday
yesterday 12:07 Ex-Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri one of favourites to take over at Leeds
yesterday 12:07 ​What is happening with Leicester City manager's job and Craig Shakespeare?
yesterday 12:07 Man dies after assault in Scraptoft car park - updates
yesterday 11:01 Isaac Williams death: Two appear in court charged with murder
yesterday 11:01 Met Office warns of heavy rain and stormy weather for bank holiday in Leicestershire
yesterday 11:01 Records tumble for Leicestershire as 600 total is passed
yesterday 11:01 Why Craig Shakespeare just HAS to get the Leicester City job
yesterday 11:01 Why Craig Shakespeare just HAS to get the Leicester City job
yesterday 11:01 Lucky escape for girl, 2, as out-of-control car crashes into house in Braunstone Town
yesterday 11:01 Lucky escape for girl, 2, as out-of-control car crashes into house in Braunstone Town
yesterday 11:01 One airlifted to hospital after A1 crash which left two others injured
yesterday 09:55 Orange Tree in Loughborough to hold first G&Tea party - complete with gin-filled teapots
yesterday 09:55 Greville Janner: Alleged victims of sexual abuse drop civil case
yesterday 23:11 Holidaymaker killed riding 'inflatable sofa' dinghy
2017-05-26 22:43 Aqua Park Rutland is opening tomorrow and tickets are still available
2017-05-26 20:47 Derbyshire v Leicestershire: Ned Eckersley makes 158 in visitors' 619 all out
2017-05-26 20:31 Engelbert Humperdinck LP - where did it climb to on album charts?
2017-05-26 20:31 Leicester Tigers reflect on a Premiership season riddled by unpredictability on and off the field
2017-05-26 20:31 Vote for your favourite moment of Leicester City's 2016-17 season?
2017-05-26 20:31 Jamie Vardy backed to challenge Harry Kane for Premier League Golden Boot next season
2017-05-26 20:31 Jamie Vardy backed to challenge Harry Kane for Premier League Golden Boot next season
2017-05-26 20:31 New police appeal over reports of gunshots being heard in Leicester street
2017-05-26 20:31 Leicester man describes being at the Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena
2017-05-26 19:41 Teacher makes 3D printed finger for bike crash teenager
2017-05-26 19:25 Prosecco ice lollies from Aldi - just in time for the good weather!
2017-05-26 19:25 Motorcyclist dies after track day crash at Donington Park
2017-05-26 19:25 Leicestershire man killed in Greek speedboat accident was to become a grandfather
2017-05-26 18:19 Aqua Park Rutland is opening tomorrow and tickets are still available
2017-05-26 18:19 7 hidden pub gardens and roof terraces in Leicester to have a drink in the sun
2017-05-26 17:29 Matthew Hoggard takes Loughborough Lightning assistant coach role
2017-05-26 17:13 The Orange Tree Loughborough is to hold its first G&Tea party - complete with gin-filled teapots
2017-05-26 17:13 Street food party Canteen is back in Leicester tonight with more traders and an after party
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yesterday 21:33 O2 Academy in Glasgow evacuated during Erasure concert after reports of fire
yesterday 21:33 Cruel mum locked two young kids in boot of her car while she went shopping
yesterday 21:33 'Mass brawl' involving 50 people breaks out on BEACH as temperatures soared leaving teenage boy with 'head injury'
yesterday 21:33 'Mass brawl' involving 50 people breaks out on BEACH as temperatures soared leaving teenage boy with 'head injury'
yesterday 21:17 Woman SHOT DEAD in ‘cycle-by attack’ horror on London street
yesterday 21:09 Urgent appeal as 'vulnerable' Irene Jackson goes missing from Wold Road, Hull
yesterday 21:09 What time is Katy Perry on at Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017?
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yesterday 21:09 Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017 Sunday day two set times when Kings of Leon headline
yesterday 21:09 Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017: Inside police operation and how to beat the queues
yesterday 21:07 Barcelona 1-0 Alaves live Copa del Rey Final 2017 score and goal updates as it happens at Vicente Calderon
yesterday 21:07 Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: Aaron Ramsey Gunners' hero as Arsene Wenger's men win FA Cup - 5 things we learned
yesterday 21:07 A fall guy for finishing fifth, Aaron Ramsey fittingly rescues Arsenal's season again with another FA Cup Final winner
yesterday 21:07 A fall guy for finishing fifth, Aaron Ramsey fittingly rescues Arsenal's season again with another FA Cup Final winner
yesterday 21:07 Bomb squad called in and residents evacuated after HOAX 'suspicious package' discovered inside house in Coventry
yesterday 21:07 Bomb squad called in and residents evacuated after HOAX 'suspicious package' discovered inside house in Coventry
yesterday 21:07 National Lottery results: Winning numbers for £3.3million Lotto jackpot on Saturday, May 27
yesterday 21:07 National Lottery results: Winning numbers for £3.3million Lotto jackpot on Saturday, May 27
yesterday 21:07 Overweight dog sheds the pounds to help people with dementia and become a ring bearer at owner's wedding
yesterday 21:07 Overweight dog sheds the pounds to help people with dementia and become a ring bearer at owner's wedding
yesterday 21:07 Cher's ex husband and Allman Brothers Band founder Gregg Allman dies aged 69
yesterday 21:07 Cher's ex husband and Allman Brothers Band founder Gregg Allman dies aged 69
yesterday 21:07 Campaigners say new affordable housing can't be built because no one knows who owns land in England and Wales
yesterday 21:07 Campaigners say new affordable housing can't be built because no one knows who owns land in England and Wales
yesterday 21:07 Murder investigation launched after woman, 20, shot dead after being surrounded by suspects on bicycles
yesterday 21:07 Boeing nowhere: British Airways computer chaos could attract biggest compensation bill in history
yesterday 21:07 Boeing nowhere: British Airways computer chaos could attract biggest compensation bill in history
yesterday 21:07 Matt Lucas' plush £4m LA home has a lagoon pool and walk-in closet - but it's his carpet that Arsenal fans will love
yesterday 21:07 Matt Lucas' plush £4m LA home has a lagoon pool and walk-in closet - but it's his carpet that Arsenal fans will love
yesterday 21:07 Smirking paedophile boasts of sending WhatsApp messages and watching porn on phone after moving from jail to secure hospital
yesterday 21:07 Young woman's agony over mum and brother who both committed suicide after he was 'falsely accused of rape'
yesterday 21:07 Young woman's agony over mum and brother who both committed suicide after he was 'falsely accused of rape'
yesterday 21:07 Roger Moore's last Bond Girl: He was the best 007 but raising charity cash was his greatest role
yesterday 21:07 Roger Moore's last Bond Girl: He was the best 007 but raising charity cash was his greatest role
yesterday 21:07 Boy, 15, dies after 'taking MDMA tablets' at youth disco as two others taken to hospital
yesterday 21:07 Boy, 15, dies after 'taking MDMA tablets' at youth disco as two others taken to hospital
yesterday 21:07 "I'd rather be an honest a***hole": Mel B's estranged husband 'lets rip at Spice Girl' amid divorce battle
yesterday 21:01 Man who was almost killed by fiancée urges male victims of domestic abuse to speak out
yesterday 20:27 New witness spotted missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague an hour after last known sighting
yesterday 20:27 Labour closing in on Tories at UK level as new polls show Theresa May's lead is shrinking
yesterday 20:27 Wishaw dad tells of Manchester bomb 'carnage' as he desperately tried to find daughter after blast
yesterday 20:25 May's lead narrows after Manchester attack, new polls show
yesterday 20:11 WWE legend has drug case DROPPED after being arrested at airport on trip to UK
yesterday 20:11 Massive beach BRAWL between 50 teens erupts ‘OVER A GIRL’ in Banks Hols sunshine drama
yesterday 20:11 Manchester bombing: How Army will strike in next terror attack
yesterday 20:03 Radio 1 Big Weekend Hull review: Lana Del Rey's quirky set comes alive to Video Games
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yesterday 20:03 New Watford FC coach Marco Silva reveals why he joined the club after leaving Hull City