Diary of a house party: ‘10.45pm. There’s a man at the door. We definitely didn’t invite him. He has a Leicester City Council logo on his outfit. Ah. We’ve fudged up.’

By James Cannell House parties. We have all been there, whether it be invited to one, next door to one or hosting one. I usually find myself being the latter. However, for the first time in my partying career, I have found myself facing my toughest challenge yet: a noise complaint. Here’s how it happened. […]

Hunt Showdown review: Zombies, hellhounds and guts galore

By James Cannell Hunt Showdown creates an atmosphere that Pennywise himself would shy away from. From the terrifying enemies to the panicked encounters with other players, the only thing scarier than the gameplay is the waiting times. The game focuses on bounty hunters who hunt down monsters, kill them, banish them and then successfully escape. […]

Shock and deep sorrow at death of much-loved journalist and inspirational De Montfort University lecturer

Friends, colleagues and students have paid tribute to an ‘amazing, funny and kind journalism lecturer’ at DMU who has died at the age of 54 after a ten-month battle with brain cancer.

Curtains set to open in Leicester with Jason Manford

Macbeth meets Live at the Apollo as comedian Jason Manford returns to Leicester this March as part of the murder mystery themed musical Curtains.

Motorsport beckons as Rishabh Vishvakarma puts Military childhood behind him

Ex-model Rishabh Vishvakarma has had a very interesting past, but the international student from India feels his past is as foretelling as his future.