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Live updates: Police shut major road near Fosse Park over 'traffic incident'

Find an alternative route say highways

An incident has taken place in roadworks near Fosse Park.

Highways have reported problems on the A563 Soar Valley Way, near Fosse Park, where ongoing bridge works have already seen mean roadworks/lane restrictions this weekend.

Police and

today 12:38
Drunken knifeman tried to hide a weapon under a police car in Leicester city centre

His barrister put it down to 'drunken stupidity'

A pub goer was arrested when the police heard him dropping a knife underneath their vehicle.

Although the knife was not used in the disturbance that police were called to, Connor Bishop had earlier passed it to someone inside

today 10:32
Drunken knifeman tried to hide a weapon under a police car in Leicester city centre

His barrister put it down to 'drunken stupidity'

A pub goer was arrested when the police heard him dropping a knife underneath their vehicle.

Although the knife was not used in the disturbance that police were called to, Connor Bishop had earlier passed it to someone inside

today 10:32
Schoolgirl victim recorded her abuser on a mobile phone to bring him to justice

The soundtrack helped convict 29-year-old David Loomes of child sex offences

A young girl obtained evidence against a man who was abusing her by recording a conversation between them on her mobile phone.

She questioned why he had inappropriately touched her and David Loomes was

today 08:26
'I went from running 65 miles a week to not being able to sit up in a hospital bed'

22-year-old was left in a coma for a month following a crash

One May day two years ago Tom Holden was cycling home from the library after revising for his exams when he was hit by a car.

His injuries were so serious, he was left with brain damage and a broken jaw.

He spent the

today 05:17
'I went from running 65 miles a week to not being able to sit up in a hospital bed'

22-year-old was left in a coma for a month following a crash

One May day two years ago Tom Holden was cycling home from the library after revising for his exams when he was hit by a car.

His injuries were so serious, he was left with brain damage and a broken jaw.

He spent the

today 05:17
Tesco has a new CCTV van to catch people breaking the rules in supermarket car parks

It's expected to be used across the UK

Car park pests at Tesco stores need to watch out as the supermarket chain is rolling out a new weapon to catch the culprits.

New CCTV vans have been spotted in use at a number of branches in the North East.

The distinctive vans are easy

today 03:11
Tesco has a new CCTV van to catch people breaking the rules in supermarket car parks

It's expected to be used across the UK

Car park pests at Tesco stores need to watch out as the supermarket chain is rolling out a new weapon to catch the culprits.

New CCTV vans have been spotted in use at a number of branches in the North East.

The distinctive vans are easy

today 03:11
Police warning over 'structurally unsafe' building

Members of the public need to avoid the area

A warning has been issued over a dangerous building in Earl Shilton.

Leicestershire Police have issued a message over a building in the town this evening, asking people not to go near.

The building is in Field Way, which is accessed

yesterday 21:56
Police warning over 'structurally unsafe' building

Members of the public need to avoid the area

A warning has been issued over a dangerous building in Earl Shilton.

Leicestershire Police have issued a message over a building in the town this evening, asking people not to go near.

The building is in Field Way, which is accessed

yesterday 21:56
See inside 5 of the most expensive houses for sale in Leicestershire right now

Peek through some of the most exclusive keyholes on the market at the minute

Buying a new home can be so tricky.

Do I want my pool to be inside or outside? Will garage space for a dozen cars be enough? And what about the equestrian facilities?

Okay, maybe most of us won't

yesterday 18:47
See inside 5 of the most expensive houses for sale in Leicestershire right now

Peek through some of the most exclusive keyholes on the market at the minute

Buying a new home can be so tricky.

Do I want my pool to be inside or outside? Will garage space for a dozen cars be enough? And what about the equestrian facilities?

Okay, maybe most of us won't

yesterday 18:47
Brendan Rodgers provides Harry Maguire transfer update after Leicester City's pre-season win over Cheltenham

Maguire has been the subject of two bids but no further offers have arrived from Manchester United or Manchester City this week

Harry Maguire is no closer to a departure from Leicester City, but the club's cut-off point has not yet arrived.

The centre-back has been the subject

yesterday 18:47
Brendan Rodgers provides Harry Maguire transfer update after Leicester City's pre-season win over Cheltenham

Maguire has been the subject of two bids but no further offers have arrived from Manchester United or Manchester City this week

Harry Maguire is no closer to a departure from Leicester City, but the club's cut-off point has not yet arrived.

The centre-back has been the subject

yesterday 18:47
Friends of Hinckley family hit by ice cream vans arson attack launch fundraiser

'They are very well loved'

Friends of a Hinckley family whose house was damaged in a suspected arson attack are fundraising to support them.

The blaze took hold of two ice cream vans outside the property on Lismore Drive and spread to the front of the home, in the early hours of July

yesterday 16:41
Friends of Hinckley family hit by ice cream vans arson attack launch fundraiser

'They are very well loved'

Friends of a Hinckley family whose house was damaged in a suspected arson attack are fundraising to support them.

The blaze took hold of two ice cream vans outside the property on Lismore Drive and spread to the front of the home, in the early hours of July

yesterday 16:41
Daily News
Mum's awesome cooking inspires Leicester lad to start multi-million pound Indian food business

Now Ketan Varu supplies Ocado, while his mum, dad, sister and wife all work for him

Emergency food parcels sent to a Leicester lad when he was away at university helped inspire him to launch a multi-million pound business empire.

Ketan Varu’s mum Manjula used to send spicy curry

today 13:41
Mum's awesome cooking inspires Leicester lad to start multi-million pound Indian food business

Now Ketan Varu supplies Ocado, while his mum, dad, sister and wife all work for him

Emergency food parcels sent to a Leicester lad when he was away at university helped inspire him to launch a multi-million pound business empire.

Ketan Varu’s mum Manjula used to send spicy curry

today 13:41
Woman left brain-damaged by husband faces daily struggle to eat, drink and move

She is still in hospital after the terrible attack

A wife who was left with devastating injuries after being attacked by a dumbbell faces a heart-breaking daily struggle to eat, drink and move.

Aimee Dixon's life will never be the same after she was left with a catalogue of

today 12:38
Wes Morgan on how Ayoze Perez, Youri Tielemans and James Justin have settled in at Leicester City

The new trio have had no trouble settling into the close Foxes dressing room

Leicester City captain Wes Morgan is pleased with how the club's new signings have integrated into the squad.

The Foxes have already been busy in the summer transfer market, signing Ayoze Perez, Youri

today 12:38
Wes Morgan on how Ayoze Perez, Youri Tielemans and James Justin have settled in at Leicester City

The new trio have had no trouble settling into the close Foxes dressing room

Leicester City captain Wes Morgan is pleased with how the club's new signings have integrated into the squad.

The Foxes have already been busy in the summer transfer market, signing Ayoze Perez, Youri

today 12:38
UK's largest outdoor vegan festival is coming to the East Midlands

There will be tons to do during the weekend

Vegans rejoice - the UK's largest outdoor vegan festival is heading to our region.

Vegan Camp-out 2019 will be taking place between Friday August 30 and Sunday September 1, with a huge line-up of activists and things to do.

The

today 12:38
UK's largest outdoor vegan festival is coming to the East Midlands

There will be tons to do during the weekend

Vegans rejoice - the UK's largest outdoor vegan festival is heading to our region.

Vegan Camp-out 2019 will be taking place between Friday August 30 and Sunday September 1, with a huge line-up of activists and things to do.

The

today 12:38
19 pictures from the UK's largest Gin and Rum Festival

Athena event leaves visitors spoilt for choice with over 60 types of gin and rum to discover

today 12:38
Latest news from Leicester
today 13:41 Mum's awesome cooking inspires Leicester lad to start multi-million pound Indian food business
today 13:41 Mum's awesome cooking inspires Leicester lad to start multi-million pound Indian food business
today 12:38 Woman left brain-damaged by husband faces daily struggle to eat, drink and move
today 12:38 Wes Morgan on how Ayoze Perez, Youri Tielemans and James Justin have settled in at Leicester City
today 12:38 Wes Morgan on how Ayoze Perez, Youri Tielemans and James Justin have settled in at Leicester City
today 12:38 UK's largest outdoor vegan festival is coming to the East Midlands
today 12:38 UK's largest outdoor vegan festival is coming to the East Midlands
today 12:38 19 pictures from the UK's largest Gin and Rum Festival
today 12:38 Live updates: Police shut major road near Fosse Park over 'traffic incident'
today 11:35 Live updates: Lincoln High Street cordoned off over police 'incident'
today 11:35 Brendan Rodgers explains how Leicester City won race to sign Youri Tielemans
today 11:35 Brendan Rodgers explains how Leicester City won race to sign Youri Tielemans
today 11:35 Discovery of dead man in Leicester prompts coroner search for next of kin
today 11:35 Discovery of dead man in Leicester prompts coroner search for next of kin
today 10:32 Leicester City transfer news live - Harry Maguire latest, Premier League chief talks VAR, Cheltenham reaction
today 10:32 37 great pictures from the Magic of Thailand Festival
today 10:32 Drunken knifeman tried to hide a weapon under a police car in Leicester city centre
today 10:32 Drunken knifeman tried to hide a weapon under a police car in Leicester city centre
today 09:29 Leicester City 'recognise the reality' of Harry Maguire transfer saga
today 09:29 Leicester City 'recognise the reality' of Harry Maguire transfer saga
today 09:29 Guess these 11 Leicester celebs that have been aged through FaceApp
today 09:29 Guess these 11 Leicester celebs that have been aged through FaceApp
today 08:26 Schoolgirl victim recorded her abuser on a mobile phone to bring him to justice
today 07:23 Iheanacho's moment to forget, Justin takes a tumble - Leicester City moments you might have missed
today 07:23 Iheanacho's moment to forget, Justin takes a tumble - Leicester City moments you might have missed
today 06:20 Premier League confident VAR will not interrupt 'fast-flowing' English game next season
today 06:20 Premier League transfer rumours: Arsenal close to exciting two-player swoop, Aston Villa seal another new signing
today 06:20 The 5 unwritten patrol station rules you should never break - or else
today 06:20 The 5 unwritten patrol station rules you should never break - or else
today 06:20 Recognition for 'rock' of family whose baby twins faced life-or-death situation after being born 11 weeks early
today 06:20 Recognition for 'rock' of family whose baby twins faced life-or-death situation after being born 11 weeks early
today 05:17 'I went from running 65 miles a week to not being able to sit up in a hospital bed'
today 05:17 'I went from running 65 miles a week to not being able to sit up in a hospital bed'
today 03:11 Tesco has a new CCTV van to catch people breaking the rules in supermarket car parks
today 03:11 Tesco has a new CCTV van to catch people breaking the rules in supermarket car parks
today 22:59 Maguire 'the same' in training despite Man Utd links, Leicester City captain Morgan reveals
today 22:59 Maguire 'the same' in training despite Man Utd links, Leicester City captain Morgan reveals
yesterday 21:56 Police warning over 'structurally unsafe' building
yesterday 21:56 Police warning over 'structurally unsafe' building
yesterday 18:47 Sex, drugs, and food fights - mum of two 'desperate to move' after 7 years of trouble in car park behind her Evington home
yesterday 18:47 Sex, drugs, and food fights - mum of two 'desperate to move' after 7 years of trouble in car park behind her Evington home
yesterday 18:47 See inside 5 of the most expensive houses for sale in Leicestershire right now
yesterday 18:47 See inside 5 of the most expensive houses for sale in Leicestershire right now
yesterday 18:47 Brendan Rodgers provides Harry Maguire transfer update after Leicester City's pre-season win over Cheltenham
yesterday 18:47 Brendan Rodgers provides Harry Maguire transfer update after Leicester City's pre-season win over Cheltenham
yesterday 17:44 Leicester City come from behind to claim pre-season victory over Cheltenham Town
yesterday 17:44 Leicester City come from behind to claim pre-season victory over Cheltenham Town
yesterday 17:44 Leicester City player ratings: Harry Maguire cruises through while James Justin has all-action outing vs Cheltenham
yesterday 17:44 Leicester City player ratings: Harry Maguire cruises through while James Justin has all-action outing vs Cheltenham
yesterday 16:41 Live updates: A1 near Grantham shut by police after crash
Latest news from Great Britain
today 13:44 Dave Allen posts emotional tweet after boxing hospital horror
today 13:44 Monster who murdered baby by using him as a club to attack ex set for jail release
today 13:44 Bermuda Triangle raid goes viral after Area 51 bid as organiser vows 'it can't swallow us'
today 13:44 Mermaids ARE real and this ‘screaming sound’ science proves it, claim conspiracy theorists
today 13:44 More than 250 Army ‘war horses’ destroyed in past 16 years
today 13:44 Brit holidaymaker could lose foot after poisonous spider bite on Las Vegas lads trip
today 13:44 Portsmouth is UK’s quickie capital with romps lasting 15 minutes or less
today 13:20 Hammond to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson become PM
today 12:56 Some of the best things that have happened to Hull this century
today 12:56 Some of the best things that have happened to Hull this century
today 12:56 Coastguard update with bomb still by St Andrew's Quay and cordon in place
today 12:56 Coastguard update with bomb still by St Andrew's Quay and cordon in place
today 12:50 Rose West moved to new prison after ‘serial killer threatened to murder her’
today 12:50 Camilla and Prince Charles: The real reason Prince Charles didn't marry Camilla first
today 12:50 Gareth Bale agent gives BRUTAL response to Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane after comments
today 12:50 Man Utd hijacked over Bruno Fernandes transfer: Sporting star offered to another club
today 12:50 EU no deal fear: European officials in secret Boris talks - ‘Re-thinking their position’
today 12:50 Royal shock: The Queen knocked off global royal rich list by THESE billionaire monarchs
today 12:50 Coventry shooting: Boy, 15, shot in suspected 'drive-by' attack – police probe launched
today 12:50 Philip Hammond resignation: Why has Philip Hammond said he will resign?
today 12:50 BBC's Marr grills Irish deputy PM in tense Brexit interview – 'We're heading for no deal!'
today 12:41 Massive search for child ‘abducted in white van’ called off – reports of hoax
today 12:41 Brit ecstasy warning as woman, 19, killed by rat poison pill in Majorca
today 12:41 Single dad killed himself after 'waiting weeks for benefits' with just £5 in bank account
today 12:41 Boy, 15, shot in horror 'drive-by attack' outside McDonald's
today 12:41 Dying Yorkshire Ripper swamped with get well cards from sickos
today 12:41 Monster who murdered baby by using him as a club to attack ex set for jail release
today 12:41 Bermuda Triangle raid goes viral after Area 51 bid as organiser vows 'it can't swallow us'
today 12:41 Dog breeders who 'burned corpses in a van' convicted of animal cruelty
today 12:41 NASA’s next mission to Moon will see humans LIVING in ‘lunar pod’ space colonies
today 12:17 Future relationship with EU can be changed, Ireland's Coveney tells new UK PM
today 12:17 Hammond to resign on Wednesday over no-deal Brexit
today 11:56 What Philip Hammond’s resignation means for Boris Johnson
today 11:53 The ex-gang member who saw his friend shot to death now helping children stay away from a life of crime
today 11:53 The ex-gang member who saw his friend shot to death now helping children stay away from a life of crime
today 11:53 How families can get free bus tickets from Hull to Bridlington with Stagecoach
today 11:53 How families can get free bus tickets from Hull to Bridlington with Stagecoach
today 11:53 Met Office weather forecast: Hull to bake in sweltering temperatures as sunshine to hit
today 11:53 Met Office weather forecast: Hull to bake in sweltering temperatures as sunshine to hit
today 11:53 Rugby League news - Tony Smith on St Helens resting players, Hull KR reaction, FC build-up
today 11:47 You can now check out if your landlord is dodgy before renting a home
today 11:47 Philip Hammond will resign next week before Boris Johnson becomes PM
today 11:47 Who is Buchi Emecheta and why is she today’s Google Doodle?
today 11:47 Boris Johnson ‘orders taxpayer-funded bed’ after saying he ‘doesn’t have any stuff’
today 11:47 New Tesla Supercharger V3 can give your car 180-miles of charge in 15 minutes
today 11:47 Sarah Ferguson & Prince Andrew: How compatible are they? Horoscope reveals THIS
today 11:47 Amazon Echo update may fix one of its biggest problems as new things to ask Alexa revealed
today 11:47 Royal children SHOCK: What happens to the royal children if their parents die?
today 11:47 Stomach bloating: The 'sneaky' ingredient that could be causing your tummy to swell
today 11:47 Alien life on Mars PROOF? NASA Spirit Rover spots ‘alien UFO base’ on Red Planet
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