Adapting to being a deaf student at University

Going to university as a deaf student is one of the biggest challenges they can face – adapting their life to suit their surroundings, but also being confident enough to stand up and live with a hearing impairment.

Ram-raiders smash their way into Kirby Muxloe shop

Ram-raiders burgled a store in Kirby Muxloe during the early hours of this morning.

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.

NFL superstar Deshaun Watson hosts Leicester Falcons Quarterback clinic

The Leicester Falcons welcomed the Houston Texans’ Quarterback Deshaun Watson ahead of their pre-season game against the Oxford Saints today (SUN, MAR24).