Live Blog: Raiders smashes into Village shop

Follow our live blog with today’s news including a warning about an outbreak of mumps.

Suspected mumps outbreak around UK universities

De Montfort University students have been warned about an outbreak of mumps.

Rowing society pushes limits in the name of charity

The De Montfort University rowing society went over and above the call of duty with a 26-hour sponsored row in an attempt to raise money for the DMU Square Mile India Project.

Daughter films “emotional” documentary to highlight father’s battle with multiple sclerosis and his pioneering treatment

A Leicestershire-based film student is aiming to raise awareness of a pioneering new treatment for sufferers of multiple sclerosis by making a documentary all about her dad’s struggles with the disease.

Paralysed ex-rugby player Matt Hampson to headline De Montfort University Autism Awareness events

Former professional rugby player Matt Hampson will be bringing his message of “Get Busy Living” to De Montfort University with a motivational speech as part of Autism Awareness Week.