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Boris Johnson heckled by Remain supporter

Boris Johnson was heckled by a teenage Remain supporter as he campaigned in Ashby in Leicestershire.

"You'll be to blame Boris mate," the activist said as he questioned the mayor of London's decision to support the campaign to leave the EU.

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Leicestershire man completes 20,000 mile American bike ride

A man from Leicestershire is home safe after cycling the entire length of North, Central and South America for charity.

Chris Mark covered 20,000 miles in seven months. He raised £23,000 for a charity set up for his sister, who was killed by a car while out cycling eleven years ago.

Chris faced some pretty extreme weather along the way. His mum, Mari, is just happy to have him home.

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Leicestershire T20 match abandoned due to floods

Leicestershire T20 match abandoned due to floods Credit: ITV News Central

Leicestershire County Cricket Club said it is 'disappointed' to announce that today’s NatWest T20 Blast match against Worcestershire Rapids has been abandoned due to the bad weather.

Aylestone was affected by flash flooding on Tuesday and the Fischer County Ground had water gathering in the far corner of the ground.

The club said an inspection has been conducted by match umpires and they concluded that the ground is unfit for play today.

Photos of M69 lorry crash in Leicestershire

The M69 Southbound stretch in Leicestershire has two lanes closed between J2 (Burbage) and J1 (Hinckley).

It comes after a lorry hit the central barrier. Highways England has tweeted the following photos:

Photos of M69 lorry crash in Leicestershire Credit: Highways England
Photos of M69 lorry crash in Leicestershire Credit: Highways England
Photos of M69 lorry crash in Leicestershire Credit: Highways England

Aviva Women's Tour underway in the Midlands

Stage 2 of the Aviva Women's Tour is now underway in Warwickshire.

The riders set off from Atherstone this morning and will cross the finish line in Stratford on Avon at around 2pm.

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