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'Group of people with weapons fight in street', police investigating

The police helicopter was also seen hovering over the area

Police descended on a small residential street in the Westcotes area of Leicester today after reports of a 'group of people fighting in the street'.

Officers were called to Saxon Street, off Narborough Road at

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'Group of people with weapons fight in street', police investigating

The police helicopter was also seen hovering over the area

Police descended on a small residential street in the Westcotes area of Leicester today after reports of a 'group of people fighting in the street'.

Officers were called to Saxon Street, off Narborough Road at

today 21:08
Leicester nurse describes heartbreak of breaking bad news to family of coronavirus patients over the phone

'Imagine the heartache of the person on the other end of the line'

It is a phone call no one wants to receive or make - a nurse on the NHS frontline treating patients with coronavirus in Leicester has told of the harrowing task of breaking the news that a loved one has died over the

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Leicester nurse describes heartbreak of breaking bad news to family of coronavirus patients over the phone

'Imagine the heartache of the person on the other end of the line'

It is a phone call no one wants to receive or make - a nurse on the NHS frontline treating patients with coronavirus in Leicester has told of the harrowing task of breaking the news that a loved one has died over the

today 20:05
The new jobs in Leicestershire you can apply for to help the coronavirus crisis

'Make a difference in your community, support the vulnerable and get paid for a rewarding role'

Recruitment drives have been launched by Leicestershire County Council and Leicester’s Hospitals.

Both bodies have called for people to join their ranks as they continue to respond to

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The new jobs in Leicestershire you can apply for to help the coronavirus crisis

'Make a difference in your community, support the vulnerable and get paid for a rewarding role'

Recruitment drives have been launched by Leicestershire County Council and Leicester’s Hospitals.

Both bodies have called for people to join their ranks as they continue to respond to

today 19:02
Man shot while sitting in car in street in Leicester

Police have launched hunt for gunman

Police are hunting a gunman after a man was shot while sitting in a car in a city cul-de-sac on Friday afternoon.

The victim was targeted in a 'pre-meditated' attack in Scraptoft Mews, off Scraptoft Lane, Humbersone at 4.45pm.

The

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Man shot while sitting in car in street in Leicester

Police have launched hunt for gunman

Police are hunting a gunman after a man was shot while sitting in a car in a city cul-de-sac on Friday afternoon.

The victim was targeted in a 'pre-meditated' attack in Scraptoft Mews, off Scraptoft Lane, Humbersone at 4.45pm.

The

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Man jailed for coughing at police officer after coronavirus lockdown Highcross burglary

The defendant stole a charity box before assaulting the constable

A man has been jailed for coughing in the face of a police officer who detained him for stealing a charity box from the Highcross shopping centre in Leicester.

Stewart Motley deliberately coughed at Pc David Manning

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Man jailed for coughing at police officer after coronavirus lockdown Highcross burglary

The defendant stole a charity box before assaulting the constable

A man has been jailed for coughing in the face of a police officer who detained him for stealing a charity box from the Highcross shopping centre in Leicester.

Stewart Motley deliberately coughed at Pc David Manning

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'Suffer' - What Ayoze Perez has said about first season at Leicester after leaving Newcastle

The Spanish forward joined the Foxes from Newcastle United in a £30million deal last summer

Ayoze Perez was one of the new arrivals in the Leicester City ranks during last summer's transfer window.

The Spanish forward joined the Foxes from Newcastle United in a £30million

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'Suffer' - What Ayoze Perez has said about first season at Leicester after leaving Newcastle

The Spanish forward joined the Foxes from Newcastle United in a £30million deal last summer

Ayoze Perez was one of the new arrivals in the Leicester City ranks during last summer's transfer window.

The Spanish forward joined the Foxes from Newcastle United in a £30million

today 09:35
Health Secretary asks people to save lives by not flouting coronavirus rules

The call came after people went out to parks in the sunny weather

Health Secretary Matt Hancock today appealed to people not to continue to put lives at risk by breaking the coronavirus ‘social distancing’ and ‘stay at home’ rules.

Mr Hancock, speaking from outside Downing

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Health Secretary asks people to save lives by not flouting coronavirus rules

The call came after people went out to parks in the sunny weather

Health Secretary Matt Hancock today appealed to people not to continue to put lives at risk by breaking the coronavirus ‘social distancing’ and ‘stay at home’ rules.

Mr Hancock, speaking from outside Downing

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Biggest increase in coronavirus-related deaths at Leicester's hospitals

Deaths in the UK increased by 621

Another 14 patients with coronavirus have died at Leicester’s hospitals.

The deaths, announced today, mean that a total of 51 people who had tested positive for Covid-19 have died at the city’s hospitals.

It is the highest number of deaths

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Live updates: huge plumes of smoke seen for miles as industrial building burns

The fire has been going since 1am this morning and the building contains gas cylinders

Firefighters from all over the county and beyond are battling a blaze at an industrial estate this morning.

The fire in St Bartholomew's Way, Melton, was first reported at about 1am today and

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Daily News
Coronavirus: Boris Johnson taken into intensive care

He was admitted to hospital on Sunday night

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care.

Downing Street confirmed the news this evening after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

The Prime Minister was taken into hospital last night (Sunday April 5), after his

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'Better than we've got' - Newcastle United fans disagree on this Leicester City star

Newcastle United fans are split when it comes to Leicester City forward Ayoze Perez.

Leicester City winger Ayoze Perez has been splitting opinion...but not just among his own club's supporters.

Foxes fans have their own opinions on their club's £30m summer signing, but

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'Better than we've got' - Newcastle United fans disagree on this Leicester City star

Newcastle United fans are split when it comes to Leicester City forward Ayoze Perez.

Leicester City winger Ayoze Perez has been splitting opinion...but not just among his own club's supporters.

Foxes fans have their own opinions on their club's £30m summer signing, but

today 21:08
Government's response to questions about when lockdown will end

The strict new lockdown measures were announced by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on March 23

Discussing an 'exit strategy' from the current coronavirus lockdown won't be happening any time soon, after government experts today said it was 'too early'.

The

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Leicester-headquartered Shoe Zone furloughs 100s of staff

Most of its 3,500 staff had been temporarily let go, with 80 per cent of their wages being paid by the Government

Discount footwear chain Shoe Zone said it has furloughed most of its 3,500 staff following the temporary closure of its 500 high street shops and big-box stores.

The

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Leicester-headquartered Shoe Zone furloughs 100s of staff

Most of its 3,500 staff had been temporarily let go, with 80 per cent of their wages being paid by the Government

Discount footwear chain Shoe Zone said it has furloughed most of its 3,500 staff following the temporary closure of its 500 high street shops and big-box stores.

The

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Grass verge cutting in Leicestershire towns suspended due to coronavirus

Staff have been redeployed to more urgent tasks

The cutting of grass verges in Leicestershire’s towns has been suspended indefinitely because of coronavirus.

Leicestershire County Council, which is responsible for maintaining more than 2,500 miles of roads, has halted cutting in

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Grass verge cutting in Leicestershire towns suspended due to coronavirus

Staff have been redeployed to more urgent tasks

The cutting of grass verges in Leicestershire’s towns has been suspended indefinitely because of coronavirus.

Leicestershire County Council, which is responsible for maintaining more than 2,500 miles of roads, has halted cutting in

today 20:05
Latest news from Leicester
today 21:08 Coronavirus: Boris Johnson taken into intensive care
today 21:08 'Better than we've got' - Newcastle United fans disagree on this Leicester City star
today 21:08 'Better than we've got' - Newcastle United fans disagree on this Leicester City star
today 21:08 Government's response to questions about when lockdown will end
today 21:08 'Group of people with weapons fight in street', police investigating
today 21:08 'Group of people with weapons fight in street', police investigating
today 20:05 Leicester-headquartered Shoe Zone furloughs 100s of staff
today 20:05 Leicester-headquartered Shoe Zone furloughs 100s of staff
today 20:05 Grass verge cutting in Leicestershire towns suspended due to coronavirus
today 20:05 Grass verge cutting in Leicestershire towns suspended due to coronavirus
today 20:05 Leicester nurse describes heartbreak of breaking bad news to family of coronavirus patients over the phone
today 20:05 Leicester nurse describes heartbreak of breaking bad news to family of coronavirus patients over the phone
today 19:02 Why Jamie Vardy selected a West Brom shirt as his favourite Leicester City memory
today 19:02 Why Jamie Vardy selected a West Brom shirt as his favourite Leicester City memory
today 19:02 Premier League stars unhappy with PFA chief Gordon Taylor over wages
today 19:02 Premier League stars unhappy with PFA chief Gordon Taylor over wages
today 19:02 Hinckley Borough council launches support scheme for vulnerable residents
today 19:02 Hinckley Borough council launches support scheme for vulnerable residents
today 19:02 Police pull over man riding a pushbike along the M69
today 19:02 Police pull over man riding a pushbike along the M69
today 19:02 The new jobs in Leicestershire you can apply for to help the coronavirus crisis
today 19:02 The new jobs in Leicestershire you can apply for to help the coronavirus crisis
today 17:59 Your chance to nominate Eco Warriors fighting for a better world in this year's LeicestershireLive Heroes Awards
today 17:59 Honor Blackman, best-known for playing Bond girl Pussy Galore, has died aged 94
today 17:59 More than 2,000 stranded British tourists brought home, say government
today 17:59 More than 2,000 stranded British tourists brought home, say government
today 17:59 Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab says Boris Johnson is 'in good spirits' following night in hospital
today 17:59 Mum-of-two marries Greek waiter she met at HER first wedding reception five years earlier
today 17:59 Leicester City send this classy message to Pep Guardiola
today 17:59 Leicester City send this classy message to Pep Guardiola
today 17:59 Where an you still order loungewear? Topshop, Boohoo and ASOS updates
today 17:59 The surprise TV show everybody is watching during lockdown
today 17:59 Coronavirus numbers in Leicestershire rise to nearly 550
today 17:59 Man shot while sitting in car in street in Leicester
today 17:59 Man shot while sitting in car in street in Leicester
today 16:56 Coronavirus numbers in Leicestershire rise to nearly 550
today 16:56 Open Championship cancelled over coronavirus pandemic
today 16:56 Celebrity homeschooling: Complete guide to stars teaching free classes online for kids during lockdown
today 16:56 Leicester City fans name their unsung heroes - and one is Yann Kermorgant
today 16:56 Leicester City fans name their unsung heroes - and one is Yann Kermorgant
today 16:56 Leicester City midfielder relished proving Chelsea wrong
today 16:56 Leicester City midfielder relished proving Chelsea wrong
today 15:53 Uplifting moments as nurses and doctors applaud patients who beat coronavirus, including man, 90
today 15:53 Could the government ban exercise during the lockdown?
today 15:53 Aldi launches hot cross buns filled with Rocky Road for just £1.49
today 15:53 Aldi launches hot cross buns filled with Rocky Road for just £1.49
today 15:53 Six of the best 'grow your own veg' kits to turn your home into a mini-allotment
today 15:53 How Desford pub The Blue Bell is helping its local community during coronavirus lockdown
today 15:53 How Desford pub The Blue Bell is helping its local community during coronavirus lockdown
today 14:50 Donation of 780 face masks for NHS from David Wilson Homes
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today 21:29 PM Johnson in intensive care after COVID-19 worsens
today 21:29 Text: PM Johnson moved to intensive care
today 21:29 PM Johnson moved to intensive care as COVID-19 symptoms worsen
today 21:26 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition 'worsened'
today 21:23 Boris Johnson taken into intensive care
today 21:14 Coronavirus: England manager Gareth Southgate takes 30% pay cut The England manager, who has a reported salary of £3m a year, is one of the Football Association's highest earners.
today 21:14 Ex-detective spared jail for exploiting women because he needs to care for son during virus lockdown The defendant had previously admitted inappropriate contact with four vulnerable women.
today 21:14 Coronavirus: Stranger coughing in blind woman's face is being treated as hate crime Wiltshire Police says the victim was walking with her guide dog when she was coughed at by someone nearby.
today 21:14 Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens The PM's health deteriorates but he remains conscious and has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for him.
today 21:14 Boris Johnson taken to intensive care for coronavirus
today 21:14 Dominic Raab to deputise ‘where necessary’ while Boris Johnson is in intensive care
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today 21:14 Coronavirus lockdown is WORKING: Graph gives major boost to UK as rate of infection slows
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today 21:14 Dominic Raab asked to deputise for PM as Boris Johnson moved into intensive care
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today 21:14 Boris Johnson in intensive care: Downing Street statement in full
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today 21:14 Boris Johnson in intensive care: PM fighting for his life as coronavirus symptoms worsen
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today 20:23 MPs call on government to save Hull Truck Theatre
today 20:23 Coronavirus live UK updates as Boris Johnson moved to intensive care, cases soar and death toll rises
today 20:17 ‘Too soon’ to see fall in Covid-19 hospital cases even though lockdown measures ‘are working,’ government says
today 20:11 Coronavirus: 1.3 billion smokers urged to quit to reduce COVID-19 risks The cigarette industry is urged to stop making tobacco, as a study says smokers with COVID-19 are more likely to be seriously ill.
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today 19:20 Opposition calls for Hull City Council to suspend tax bills during lockdown labelled 'political stunt'
today 19:14 Starmer pledges more powers for Scottish Parliament in move to federal system of government
today 19:14 ‘Act now on rise in domestic abuse during Covid-19 lockdown’
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