Journalism lecturer writes essential guide to arts reviewing

Interviews with leading arts critics including from The Guardian, The Times, the BBC, the Daily Telegraph and the New York Times all feature in a new guide to arts reviewing written by a journalism lecturer from De Montfort University Leicester.

NFL UK presenter Nat Coombs on American football in the UK, and how and why you should watch it

Nat Coombs speaks to Tyler Arthur about the dramatic change in the reception and availability of American football in the UK, since he was a young boy, living in London, seeing it for the first time.

Air rifle shooter still at large after injuring student

A student was shot by an air rifle fired from a window as he cycled home from work in Leicester.

Rukhsana Hussain: The Wonderwoman of Leicester

Breaking down barriers, integrating the new into society, being a set of ears of the needy… Rukhsana Hussain explains why her charity work is so much more than a job.

Tackling the tough issues: Is contact rugby harmful to our school children?

Huge rugby players dominate the professional game and have an even bigger monopoly at schoolboy level. Ross Barnett finds out whether banning contact in youth rugby is the answer to the sport’s problems.