Charity worker to ride 100 miles to save lives

A Leicestershire based volunteer for the charity One Nation is cycling 100 miles this weekend in the hope of raising money for families in Syria.

Video: Students unhappy about planned strike action take a stand

Staff from 74 academic institutions across England and Wales are set to go on 14 days of strikes over equal pay and working conditions.

Curtains set to open in Leicester with Jason Manford

Macbeth meets Live at the Apollo as comedian Jason Manford returns to Leicester this March as part of the murder mystery themed musical Curtains.

Hunt Showdown review: Zombies, hellhounds and guts galore

By James Cannell Hunt Showdown creates an atmosphere that Pennywise himself would shy away from. From the terrifying enemies to the panicked encounters with other players, the only thing scarier than the gameplay is the waiting times. The game focuses on bounty hunters who hunt down monsters, kill them, banish them and then successfully escape. […]

DMU Valentine’s Day drag evening a success despite fire alarm scare

The De Montfort Students’ Union hosted a spectacular drag event on Friday (FEB14) which starred celebrity guests, such as Ru Paul’s very own Vinegar Strokes.


Leicester resident’s disappointment at being the ‘forgotten city’

While rules around the country change and some cities see restrictions lessened, Leicester never really exited the national lockdown from March, and students here feel neglected.

Wigston Fish Bar hopes for second chance after £5,000 rat infestation fine

Wigston Fish Bar is hoping to regain customers’ trust after it was fined £5,000 by Loughborough Magistrates’ Court and ordered to pay £1,555 in costs two weeks ago following the discovery of a rat infestation last November.

Alternative events for Remembrance Day planned in Leicester

A selection of virtual events are being planned for Remembrance Day in Leicester, instead of the usual wreath laying ceremony at the Memorial Arch in Victoria Park.

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Rodgers confirms Vardy will miss tonight’s Europa League opener

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Leicester only club to vote against Premier League pay-per-view scheme

Leicester City were the only Premier League club to vote against a new pay-per-view scheme which has proven unpopular with fans.