LIVE BLOG: Private social network for schools to launch in Leicestershire

Good morning Leicestershire and welcome to today’s live news blog from the Leicestershire Press.

Leicester Comedy Festival review: Struan Logan

Hufflepuff was the first (good) nickname Struan Logan got. Antoaneta Blagoeva reviews his show of the same name at Leicester Comedy Festival.

Leicester Comedy Festival review: Joe Bor

Joe Bor has an alter ego which he decides to channel through Jasper Cromwell Jones. He is definitely a character, as reviewer Antoaneta Blagoeva discovered at the Leicester Comedy Festival.

University of Leicester scientists trial groundbreaking new asthma pill

A new drug currently in advanced clinical trials led by scientists at the University of Leicester may provide sufferers of asthma with a new treatment method after showing good results.

Leicester Comedy Festival review: Mad Ron – Talking to Millennials

As the annual Leicester Comedy Festival gets into full swing, Mad Ron, the self-proclaimed third hardest man in Uxbridge, returned to the Exchange bar with his new show ‘Talking to Millennials’.