As temperatures dip below freezing this weekend, Leicester's gritting lorries have been out and about on the roads.Read the full story ›
A ballot is now open to allocate seats for the reburial of King Richard III next year.
Members of the public can put themselves forward for one of the 200 seats available at Leicester Cathedral for each of the three services.
The reburial events will be held on March 22 at 6pm, March 26 at 11.30am, and Friday March 27 at noon.
The King's remains were discovered under a car park in the city in 2012.
Detectives in Portugal are expected to interview Robert Murat today as part of their investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.
Madeleine, who's from Rothley in Leicestershire, went missing from a holiday apartment seven years ago. Mr Murat was a suspect at the time.
He's now being interviewed as a witness and has always denied any involvement.
The Met Office have issued weather warning across the Midlands. Overnight from Thursday to Friday there will be strong and gusty winds.Read the full story ›
The Football Association has charged Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson following an apparent spat between him and a fan at his side's game against Liverpool at the King Power Stadium last week.
It is alleged the Foxes boss used abusive language towards a spectator.
Mr Pearson has until six o'clock on Tuesday evening to respond to the charge.
The leader of Leicestershire County Council say cuts will be more severe as they are so lowly funded.
Nick Rushton is at a meeting today to discuss how it can save around £120 million over the next five years.
Cuts to bus subsidies, household waste sites and community museums are the options being talked about.
These are the latest pictures from the scene of a factory fire which broke out in Leicester.
The blaze which started in the early hours of this morning on Bradgate Street is now under control but crews are still at the scene dampening down.
A factory fire which broke out in the early hours of this morning in Leicester has now been brought under control.
At it's height four jets and an aerial appliance were used at the fire on Bradgate road.
Crews will remain there for the rest of the day while they dampen down.
Firefighters have been called to tackle a huge blaze at a factory in Leicester this morning.
The building on Bradgate Street was discovered alight at around 3am.
Crews are now dampening down but say they will remain at the scene for most of the day.