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Man in court over murder and rape of Fleckney woman, 72
A man has appeared in court over the rape and murder of a 72-year-old woman at her bungalow in Leicestershire.
2017-09-30 13:39
Fleckney murder inquiry: Man charged over bungalow death
A 25-year-old man has been accused of murdering of a woman found dead in her bungalow.
2017-09-29 23:21
Madeleine McCann: Police given more funding for inquiry
Police have been given more money to continue investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.
2017-09-28 19:51
Zameer Ghumra 'told boys to kill anyone insulting Islam'
Two schoolboys said a man accused of encouraging terrorism told them "you had to kill" anyone who insulted their religion, a court has heard.
2017-09-26 22:45
Child 'was shown IS beheading video by Leicester man'
A man showed a beheading video to a child and said members of so-called Islamic State were not "bad people", a court heard.
2017-09-25 23:27
Two men charged after Leicester explosives find
Two men have been charged following a police raid in which explosives were discovered at a property in Leicester.
2017-09-24 14:21
Zenith Building fires: Concern after seventh Leicester arson attack
A seventh suspected arson attack at a block of flats in Leicester has been described as "alarming and extremely worrying" by the chief fire officer.
2017-09-23 15:15
Deaths prompt action on flooded road in Nottinghamshire
The deaths of two people on a flooded road has prompted a coroner to push for action to be taken to prevent future fatalities.
2017-09-22 21:35
Three boys charged in Leicester murder inquiry
Three teenage boys have been charged with murder following the death of a man in Leicester city centre.
2017-09-19 08:49
Four teenagers held in Leicester murder investigation
Four teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man in his 60s.
2017-09-17 14:49
Loughborough University freshers' week 'slave night' outcry
The organisers of a freshers' week "slave night" have apologised following outcry from fellow students.
2017-09-15 19:55
Groomer of murdered Kayleigh Haywood has jail term cut
A man who tried to meet a 15-year-old girl for sex days before she was raped and murdered by someone else has had his sentence cut by more than a third.
2017-09-12 21:23
Police rated 'inadequate' over crime recording failures
Seven out of 14 police forces have been dubbed "inadequate" for failing to record hundreds of thousands of crimes reported to them.
2017-09-12 09:17
'Elephant Man' Joseph Merrick letter in Leicester display
The only known surviving letter from Joseph Merrick, known as the Elephant Man, has gone on display.
2017-09-09 15:17
Madeleine McCann: Police request funding for inquiry
The Metropolitan Police have asked the government to extend funding for the inquiry into missing Madeleine McCann.
2017-09-08 06:17
Boy, 5, killed by 'air gun injury' while camping named
A five-year-old boy who was believed to have been shot in the head with an air gun and later died has been named.
2017-09-07 21:27
Daily News
Manu Tuilagi: Leicester and England centre set to return in early December

Leicester Tigers and England centre Manu Tuilagi could be back in action in early December having made good progress following knee surgery.

Tuilagi suffered the injury in the opening game of the Premiership season against Bath on 3 September.

It was initially feared that the

2017-10-18 06:37
Craig Shakespeare sacked: Why Leicester's decision is anything but a surprise

Leicester have cut ties with another component of their Premier League title win with the sacking of manager Craig Shakespeare.

The 53-year-old lasted only four months as permanent boss, following title winner Claudio Ranieri in being ruthlessly cut adrift by the club's

2017-10-18 06:37
Paul Nixon: Leicestershire appoint ex-wicketkeeper as head coach

Leicestershire have named former Foxes and England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon as their new head coach.

The 46-year-old has replaced Pierre de Bruyn, who left the county in September after one year in the role.

Nixon, who won the County Championship twice as a Leicestershire player,

2017-10-18 06:37
Burning house rescue: Two men injured in Leicester fire
A man who was found lying in the street outside a burning house when firefighters arrived has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.
2017-10-18 06:37
Man convicted of Badoo meet-up murder
A man has been found guilty of the "pointless" murder of a single man his friend met through the dating-focused social networking app Badoo.
2017-10-18 06:37
Craig Shakespeare: Leicester City sack manager four months after appointment

Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare just four months after he signed a three-year deal to take the job on a permanent basis.

The Foxes are third from bottom in the Premier League and have not won any of their past six league matches.

Shakespeare, 53, succeeded title

2017-10-18 06:37
Humberstone Gate crash: Teenager guilty of ramming pedestrians in Leicester
A man has been detained for four years for driving a car into a group of pedestrians, injuring four of them.
2017-10-13 20:37
Megan Bannister: Men deny manslaughter and drug charges
Two men have pleaded not guilty to the manslaughter of a 16-year-old girl who was found in the back of a car.
2017-10-13 19:31
Latest news from Leicester
2017-10-18 06:37 Manu Tuilagi: Leicester and England centre set to return in early December
2017-10-18 06:37 Craig Shakespeare sacked: Why Leicester's decision is anything but a surprise
2017-10-18 06:37 Paul Nixon: Leicestershire appoint ex-wicketkeeper as head coach
2017-10-18 06:37 Burning house rescue: Two men injured in Leicester fire
2017-10-18 06:37 Man convicted of Badoo meet-up murder
2017-10-18 06:37 Craig Shakespeare: Leicester City sack manager four months after appointment
2017-10-13 20:37 Humberstone Gate crash: Teenager guilty of ramming pedestrians in Leicester
2017-10-13 19:31 Megan Bannister: Men deny manslaughter and drug charges
2017-10-13 16:13 European Rugby Champions Cup: Racing 92 v Leicester
2017-10-13 14:01 Speedway: Leicester Lions & Sheffield Tigers owner denies match-fixing claim
2017-10-12 21:31 Sam Boulton: Taxi 'car-dooring' death conviction upheld
2017-10-12 19:19 Adrien Silva: Portugal midfielder training with Leicester after deadline day error
2017-10-11 19:05 Matt O'Connor: Leicester Tigers were underperforming at start of season
2017-10-10 16:41 Dominic Ryan: Leicester flanker to miss 12 weeks with concussion
2017-10-10 13:23 Flight cancellation leaves GB power lifting team struggling
2017-10-10 11:11 Alice Ruggles murder: Further inquiry into stalking death
2017-10-09 18:41 East Midlands police get own DNA profiling laboratory
2017-10-09 14:17 Leicester Diwali switch-on attracts 'rainbow of crowds'
2017-10-08 17:23 HS2 householders accuse surveyors of 'penny-pinching'
2017-10-06 18:13 Leicester teen tries to hack CIA and FBI chiefs' computers
2017-10-06 16:01 Premiership: London Irish v Leicester Tigers
2017-10-06 16:01 Zameer Ghumra jailed for showing beheading video to child
2017-10-06 13:49 Market Harborough cash machine ripped from wall in raid
2017-10-05 18:01 Man killed himself after stabbing ex-partner in Leicestershire
2017-10-05 18:01 Zameer Ghumra guilty of showing beheading video to child
2017-10-04 17:47 A46 double death prompts coroner to ask for road changes
2017-10-04 13:23 Patricia Rosen death: Care home nurse struck off
2017-10-04 12:17 Fifa rejects appeal over Leicester's Silva
2017-10-03 14:17 Michael Carberry to replace Mark Cosgrove as Leicestershire captain
2017-10-02 19:33 Thurmaston murderer thought wife would leave him
2017-10-02 17:21 Holidaymaker died from neck injuries on 'inflatable sofa' ride
2017-09-30 13:39 Man in court over murder and rape of Fleckney woman, 72
2017-09-29 23:21 Fleckney murder inquiry: Man charged over bungalow death
2017-09-29 16:45 Bournemouth v Leicester City
2017-09-29 15:39 Wasim Khan: Leicestershire chief executive demands show of pride from players
2017-09-28 20:57 Leicestershire v Northamptonshire: Northants win but miss out on promotion
2017-09-28 19:51 Madeleine McCann: Police given more funding for inquiry
2017-09-28 17:39 Adrien Silva: Fifa asked by the FA to ratify £22m transfer to Leicester
2017-09-28 14:21 Fleckney murder: Police granted extra time to question suspect
2017-09-27 22:57 Woman, 72, found dead in Fleckney bungalow named
2017-09-27 20:45 Leicestershire v Northamptonshire: Visitors keep slim promotion hopes alive
2017-09-27 16:21 North Luffenham army base could be 'garden village'
2017-09-27 00:57 Man held after woman found dead in Fleckney
2017-09-26 22:45 Zameer Ghumra 'told boys to kill anyone insulting Islam'
2017-09-26 21:37 Leicestershire v Northants: 18 wickets fall on day two at Grace Road
2017-09-26 00:33 Murder probe after woman, 70, found dead in Fleckney
2017-09-25 23:27 Child 'was shown IS beheading video by Leicester man'
2017-09-25 17:57 Leicestershire v Northants: Day one washed out at Grace Road
2017-09-24 14:21 Two men charged after Leicester explosives find
2017-09-23 15:15 Zenith Building fires: Concern after seventh Leicester arson attack
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