Shhhh! The little library that’s had the community reading during lockdown reveal its success

Two Westcotes book fanatics have turned a new page and began miniature outdoor libraries, bringing reading to our front doors in lockdown with ‘Fosse Road Little Library’ and other literature projects.

The influencer changing the face of Instagram

Our new series Class of 2020 highlights some of the best feature writing by this summer’s journalism graduates from De Montfort University, Leicester. Here, Chloe Martin tells a frank story of a young woman who battled severe acne – and online trolls Just a little blur here and a quick smooth there and you’re done. […]

Diary of a house party: ‘10.45pm. There’s a man at the door. We definitely didn’t invite him. He has a Leicester City Council logo on his outfit. Ah. We’ve fudged up.’

By James Cannell House parties. We have all been there, whether it be invited to one, next door to one or hosting one. I usually find myself being the latter. However, for the first time in my partying career, I have found myself facing my toughest challenge yet: a noise complaint. Here’s how it happened. […]

Students drinking less alcohol?

University students have a reputation for being excessive alcohol consumers, however recent studies have contradicted this stereotype.

Mods exhibition on display in Leicester

Leicester’s New Walk Museum is hosting an exciting new exhibition focusing on a subculture which took root in 1960s Britain.