Around the world in 80 scarves?

An Oadby and Wigston-based community group aiming to promote and educate healthy emotional well-being has started an initiative to knit a scarf long enough to go around the world.

Second city bus attacked

A Leicester bus has been left with terrifying lookalike bullet holes in one of its windows as its service suffered a second attack within the space of a week.

Riverside festival returns to Leicester- But is it a good thing?

By Kiran Bedder-Patel   The Riverside festival returned to Leicester this weekend, with a range of food stalls, live bands and boat trips for the whole family to enjoy. The free two-day festival which has proved a success for the past 20 years, starts at Bede park and goes along Western Boulevard where a range […]

Gym closure angers members

By Kiran Bedder-Patel A member of the Beauchamp Gym is angry and questions the decision over the closure after it was announced that the gym is to shut down in two weeks’ time. Sean De Silva, 22, has been a member of the gym since 2012 and believes the decision is rash and is ‘quite […]

Cinema’s new craze

While the traditional, serial way of making sequels is still alive and well, recent years has seen story telling expand by creating universes using related stories to fill in the missing pieces of a bigger picture.