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Woman's Costa rant backfires after coffee shop refuses to give her mum a free drink

She said she was left 'upset' when she was told she'd have to pay

A woman's Costa rant has backfired spectacularly after she slammed the coffee chain for not giving her mum a free drink.

Social media users went to criticise the woman on Facebook after she went on a long rant ...

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Woman's Costa rant backfires after coffee shop refuses to give her mum a free drink

She said she was left 'upset' when she was told she'd have to pay

A woman's Costa rant has backfired spectacularly after she slammed the coffee chain for not giving her mum a free drink.

Social media users went to criticise the woman on Facebook after she went on a long rant ...

today 08:59 open_in_new
Cadbury urgently recalls Dairy Milk Little Robins over allergy fears

Customers are urged not to eat the product and return it for a full refund

Christmas items have already started to take over the shelves in shops up and down our high street.

And supermarkets are no different as chocolates, cakes and more are already available to purchase.

But ...

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Cadbury urgently recalls Dairy Milk Little Robins over allergy fears

Customers are urged not to eat the product and return it for a full refund

Christmas items have already started to take over the shelves in shops up and down our high street.

And supermarkets are no different as chocolates, cakes and more are already available to purchase.

But ...

today 08:59 open_in_new
Leicester City eye Rangers star as Liverpool chase Mbappe and Manchester United hold first refusal - rumours

Leicester City transfer news and the latest from top-flight rivals Manchester United, Liverpool and others.

We take a look at the latest Leicester City transfer news and rumours with a glance at what else is happening in the division.

Leicester City have again been linked with a move ...

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Leicester City eye Rangers star as Liverpool chase Mbappe and Manchester United hold first refusal - rumours

Leicester City transfer news and the latest from top-flight rivals Manchester United, Liverpool and others.

We take a look at the latest Leicester City transfer news and rumours with a glance at what else is happening in the division.

Leicester City have again been linked with a move ...

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Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers makes Demarai Gray prediction after development standstill

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers discusses the improvements made by winger Demarai Gray after his recent impressive performances from the substitutes' bench

Demarai Gray’s development is no longer at a standstill and Brendan Rodgers is predicting the winger to make “big ...

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Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers makes Demarai Gray prediction after development standstill

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers discusses the improvements made by winger Demarai Gray after his recent impressive performances from the substitutes' bench

Demarai Gray’s development is no longer at a standstill and Brendan Rodgers is predicting the winger to make “big ...

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Leicester's Wheel of Light is about to open for Christmas - here's when you can ride and how much it will cost

Get a bird's eye view of the city from the 110-ft ferris wheel

Leicester's vast Wheel of Light is about to open as part of the city's Christmas celebrations.

Due to popular demand, the 110-ft ferris wheel is returning to Jubilee Square, where it will remain throughout the ...

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Leicester's Wheel of Light is about to open for Christmas - here's when you can ride and how much it will cost

Get a bird's eye view of the city from the 110-ft ferris wheel

Leicester's vast Wheel of Light is about to open as part of the city's Christmas celebrations.

Due to popular demand, the 110-ft ferris wheel is returning to Jubilee Square, where it will remain throughout the ...

today 07:56 open_in_new
Drunk couple told taxi driver 'go back to your own country' before beating him up

Stewart Benson said 'I'm tough, I was in a war' before punching the taxi driver in the face

A drunk couple from Leicester racially abused a taxi driver and beat him up after he picked up the wrong passenger.

Stewart Benson and wide Dawn had been celebrating in Manchester on New ...

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Drunk couple told taxi driver 'go back to your own country' before beating him up

Stewart Benson said 'I'm tough, I was in a war' before punching the taxi driver in the face

A drunk couple from Leicester racially abused a taxi driver and beat him up after he picked up the wrong passenger.

Stewart Benson and wide Dawn had been celebrating in Manchester on New ...

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Riyad Mahrez critical of Leicester City again as Ben Chilwell makes bust-up admission

The latest Leicester City news from LeicestershireLive, looking at more Riyad Mahrez comments, the highlights from Ben Chilwell's England media conference and Brendan Rodgers' Celtic exit

Riyad Mahrez has admitted that he was “not brilliant” in Leicester City’s Champions League run ...

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Riyad Mahrez critical of Leicester City again as Ben Chilwell makes bust-up admission

The latest Leicester City news from LeicestershireLive, looking at more Riyad Mahrez comments, the highlights from Ben Chilwell's England media conference and Brendan Rodgers' Celtic exit

Riyad Mahrez has admitted that he was “not brilliant” in Leicester City’s Champions League run ...

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Decision due for multi-million sports and homes complex near Leicester Grammar School

There have been hundreds of objections

Plans for a major development of homes and school sports pitches is set to be refused.

Multi-million pound proposals have been drawn up by Leicester Grammar School and Homes England, the Government’s housing agency, to transform a 32 acre site ...

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'Dilapidated' luxury flats no one has ever lived in set to be demolished for care home

The homes on the edge of the city have been empty since they were built

Two “dilapidated” buildings housing 17 luxury apartments that no one has ever lived in are set to be demolished to make way for a new build 60 bed care home.

A planning application to rip down Monsell Gardens ...

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Drunk driver still over limit 4 hours after crash blames mud for ramming lorry

Nicola Downey's car was a write-off

A nursery nurse who crashed into a lorry after she had been drinking blamed the incident on mud on the road.

Nicola Downey was driving along the A447 Ashby Road from Hinckley towards Stapleton when the lorry in front of her braked and she rammed ...

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Drunk driver still over limit 4 hours after crash blames mud for ramming lorry

Nicola Downey's car was a write-off

A nursery nurse who crashed into a lorry after she had been drinking blamed the incident on mud on the road.

Nicola Downey was driving along the A447 Ashby Road from Hinckley towards Stapleton when the lorry in front of her braked and she rammed ...

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Winners of the 2019 LeicestershireLive Business Executive of the Year Awards announced

Most successful owner-managers, CEOs and managing directors from Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland recognised

Some of Britain’s best business brains have been honoured for their contribution to the prosperity of UK Plc.

The most successful owners, managers, CEOs and managing ...

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Winners of the 2019 LeicestershireLive Business Executive of the Year Awards announced

Most successful owner-managers, CEOs and managing directors from Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland recognised

Some of Britain’s best business brains have been honoured for their contribution to the prosperity of UK Plc.

The most successful owners, managers, CEOs and managing ...

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Leicester City's Demarai Gray 'nowhere near' his best as he hails Brendan Rodgers' impact on his form

The Leicester City winger has made positive contributions in his appearances off the bench in recent weeks and says he "feels like a better player every week" under Brendan Rodgers

Demarai Gray feels “like a better player every week” under the guidance of Brendan Rodgers and is ...

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