Not the average 9 to 5 working as a writer

By Lauren Sedgley At the age of seventeen, not a lot of teenagers know what they want to do for the rest of their life. At this age they are constantly being pressured to make decisions; do I go to university, do I get an apprenticeship, what other options are there, if I go to […]

An all but ordinary life for Dan and Joe Thompson who spilt their time between school and Speedway

Life is all but ordinary for Dan and Joe Thompson who spilt their time between school and racing Speedway

Around the world in 80 scarves?

An Oadby and Wigston-based community group aiming to promote and educate healthy emotional well-being has started an initiative to knit a scarf long enough to go around the world.

Second city bus attacked

A Leicester bus has been left with terrifying lookalike bullet holes in one of its windows as its service suffered a second attack within the space of a week.

Cinema’s new craze

While the traditional, serial way of making sequels is still alive and well, recent years has seen story telling expand by creating universes using related stories to fill in the missing pieces of a bigger picture.