"This is going to cost LOROS thousands of pounds which could have been spent caring for terminally ill people."Read the full story ›
Leicester City's Craig Shakespeare has been nominated for the Barclays Manager of the Month award for March after guiding the Foxes to two consecutive Premier League victories.
The Foxes dispatched Hull City and West Ham United, scoring three goals against both, to climb up to 15th in the Premier League table.
The UEFA Champions League last-16 second leg triumph over FC Sevilla was also enough to secure a Quarter-Final tie against Atlético Madrid.
Leicester Cathedral have held a candlelit vigil for the victims of the Westminster terror attacks.
The Bishop of Leicester the Rt Reverend Martyn Snow said:
We’ve prayed for the families, friends and colleagues of the four people killed in Westminster and also for those who were injured.
We’ve also prayed for our own local communities and all our emergency services that peace and justice may prevail.
Daniel Rotariu suffered injuries including burns to 32% of his body and loss of sight in both his eyes after his partner tried to kill him.Read the full story ›
Researchers from the University of Leicester have given his name to a 430-million-year-old crustacean imprint found in Herefordshire.Read the full story ›
Prince Harry visited an HIV charity in Leicester today, 26 years after his mother helped launch it.
The Leicestershire Aid Support Services chairty was one on a day of engagements in the city for Prince Harry, which mirrored his mother's trip there in 1991. Our reporter Stacey Foster started the day at Hamilton College, Harry's first stop.
The victim suffered severe injuries including burns to 32% of his body and the loss of sight in both eyes.Read the full story ›
Prince Harry is in Leicester today visiting three charities, Yes You Can, Leicestershire Aids Support Service (LASS) and Pink Lizard.Read the full story ›
A team of emergency fire and rescue crews are continuing to tackle a fire at an electrical substation in Leicester city centre this afternoon.
The fire service say that a multi agency briefing has now taken place and incident priorities have been identified.
Western Power, the firm who operate the site have now issued a safe to work permit and all power has been isolated.
It's thought 8,500 gallons of oil were involved in the fire. Road closures remain in place and police are continuing to assist with cordons and evacuations as necessary.
Witnesses at the scene have filmed smoke rising from the roof of an electrical sub-station in Leicester after a fire broke out earlier todayRead the full story ›