Leicestershire MP set to chair Prime Minister’s new policy board

The fallout from the high-profile resignations of Dominic Cummings and Lee Cain could see a Leicestershire MP land a new role as part of a Downing Street reshuffle.

Popular pony passes away at Gorse Hill City farm

Gorse Hill City farm has shared the sad news that one of its popular ponies named Biscuit has passed away.

DMU police officer leads city colleagues to £4,000 heroin bust

A De Montfort University police officer helped Leicester City police colleagues make a £4000 drugs bust on Monday afternoon (NOV9) after spotting an individual acting suspiciously on campus CCTV.

Lockdown’s ‘no flights home’ adds extra uncertainty for Kenyan student in Leicester

The uncertainty of having ‘no flights home’ has added an extra layer of stress for a Kenyan student struggling with Covid restrictions in Leicester.

Leicester Comedy Festival announces its return in 2021 with COVID-19 safety measures

The Big Difference Company, the charity in charge of producing the Leicester Comedy Festival, has announced that both Leicester Comedy Festival and The UK Kids’ Comedy Festival will be running in 2021.