Police raid parties and issue fines as students flout lockdown restrictions in Covid-hit Leicester

A student who was fined £800 for contravening lockdown laws and attending an illegal party says he doesn’t regret going to the party – he only regrets getting caught.

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.

Small shops across Leicester prepare to close down for the second national lockdown

Businesses across Leicester and the rest of England are preparing for the latest national lockdown which started today (THU,NOV 5).

Demonstrations against new Polish abortion laws reach Leicester

Hundreds of people in solidarity with Polish women have confirmed their presence at the Piekło Kobiet (Women’s hell) peaceful demonstrations, which will be happening on Sunday at midday at the clock tower.

Leicester’s new Taco Bell push back their opening date

Mexican food lovers in Leicester will have to wait a little longer to taste Taco Bell’s authentic cuisines as they announce a delay in their opening.