The plans proposed by Leicestershire City Council will go to public consultation after getting the go-ahead today.Read the full story ›
Metropolitan Police have requested additional funding for the search of Madeleine McCann who went missing in Portugal in 2007.Read the full story ›
A taxi driver has been jailed for kidnapping and raping a teenage passenger.Read the full story ›
A search and rescue operation is underway after a man went missing while walking his dog.Read the full story ›
Thousands of drivers have been handed fines for driving over a historic bridge in Leicestershire.Read the full story ›
The trees were planted as a tribute to former pupils who lost their lives in conflict.Read the full story ›
A man has been captured on CCTV vandalising a row of trees at a school, which had been planted in memory of former pupils.Read the full story ›
Detectives have made an arrest after a man was found seriously injured in Leicester.Read the full story ›
Today was results time for those who took the new-style GCSEs. For the first time they have been given a numbering system from One to Nine for maths and English.
But what's the next step for those that don't want to continue with academic work?
Since 2015 it's been compulsory for 16 year-olds to stay in some kind education or training until they're 18, which could mean an apprenticeship or a hands-on college course.
We've been to meet one 18-year-old who has followed his vocation, into a rather unusual job. Chris Halpin reports.
Honey we’re home! A couple were left in a sticky situation after finding a beehive in the home.Read the full story ›