Flood warnings have been issued across the Midlands after heavy rainfall.Read the full story ›
Goal-scoring recordbreaker Vardy has started every game in Leicester's rise to the top of the league.Read the full story ›
Leicestershire Police are appealing for help in finding a missing teenager from Leicester.Read the full story ›
Your weekend weather update with Genelle Aldred.Read the full story ›
How will David Cameron's draft proposal for EU membership changes impact on the midlands? How are local communities preparing to receive Syrian refugees? And what did Anna Soubry MP say to upset Mr Speaker in the House of Commons? Watch and see!
Lively debate with James Morris MP, Valerie Vaz MP and Ukip spokesman Keith Rowe - Presented by Alison Mackenzie
Comedy Festival: Wed 3rd – Sun 21st Feb (Leicester)
Venues around Leicester will be holding events for city’s annual comedy festival. It’ll be the 23rd year for the festival with over 600 shows across the city. Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer will be headline acts at De Montfort Hall.
There’ll also be special events running throughout the festival including: The UK Pun Championships, Comedy in the Dark and the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Competition.
For prices, opening times and more information visit: www.comedy-festival.co.uk
After an unsettled week we are expecting the weather to become wet and windy as we go towards the weekendRead the full story ›
A 30-year-old woman has been charged with manslaughter following the death of a seven-month-old baby.
The charges relate to an incident in Lutterworth, Leicestershire, on 22 March last year, which resulted in the death of the baby girl three days later.
Chuanfang Zheng, of Mortlock Close, Southwark, London, appeared at Leicester Magistrates’ Court yesterday and has been remanded in custody.
She will appear at Leicester Crown Court on 2 March.
Leicestershire Police are appealing for help in identifying a man they want to trace in connection with an assault.Read the full story ›
The funeral for 16-year-old Tyler Thompson will take place in Leicester today, in a service that will be attended by hundreds.Read the full story ›