Suspected mumps outbreak around UK universities

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

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.

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.

Sands United – Men together, forever

I remember one of the midwives was perched at the edge of the bed, looking at the monitor with her head in her hands, then looking at me, then looking at Charlotte, then looking back at the monitor. Even though nobody had said anything since I had been there I knew something wasn’t right.

Blaby District celebrates sporting heroes

Sporting heroes came together last Wednesday (Nov 14) to celebrate the ninth annual Blaby District Local Sports Alliance Awards.