Newarke Museum sheds light on oft-forgotten British history to critical acclaim

An exhibition at the Newarke Houses museum that sheds light on a period of British history that has been long overlooked is receiving plaudits in Leicester and throughout the country.

A victorious opening night for the Leicester Lions

Leicester Lions started their 2017 speedway campaign with a fantastic 48-42 win over the Swindon Robins on Saturday night.

Flares set alight in Yates pub

Two flares were set alight in Yates pub prior to the Premier League clash between Leicester City and Stoke City on Saturday around 1.30pm, which lead to fire alarms being triggered from within the public house.

Leicester celebrates Hindu Holi festival

De Montfort students turned Bede Park into a sea of bright colours to spread a message of peace.

Watch: Man swept up by reckless driver

A man who was ran down by an angry motorist during a night-out over the weekend has launched an appeal to find the driver.