A charity which supports adults and children with learning disabilities is facing major cuts to its services.Read the full story ›
The family of a woman whose body was found in a suitcase in Leicester have paid tribute to her as a 'much loved mum, daughter, sister and auntie'.
Kiran Daudia's body was found off Cromer Street yesterday morning.
Kiran was a much loved mum, daughter, sister and auntie, and she will be deeply missed by us all.
We ask that our privacy be respected during this very difficult time.
50-year-old Ashwin Daudia, of Lyme Road, Leicester, has been charged with her murder.
Five Second World War veterans will be honoured with France's highest award for military service at a ceremony in Leicestershire today.Read the full story ›
There is slow traffic and one lane is closed due to an accident on the M1 Northbound between J22 A50 / A511 (Coalville) and J23 A512 (Loughborough).
A globe-trotting couple from Leicestershire are travelling the world but still keeping their full time jobs.Read the full story ›
A disciplinary hearing is continuing today into the behaviour of eight police officers who are accused of gross misconduct.Read the full story ›
The officers are due to answer allegations relating to offensive messages that were exchanged within a private phone messaging group.Read the full story ›
One lane is closed due to an accident on the M6 Northbound between M1 J19 / A14 (Catthorpe Interchange) and J1 A426 (Rugby / Lutterworth).
Highways England said it is working hard to re-open the A14 eastbound carriageway in the East Midlands following an incident involving two heavy goods vehicles.
The eastbound carriageway is closed between the M1 junction 19 for Catthorpe Interchange and junction 1 of the A14 at Stanford on Avon after an incident involving a HGV and tanker carrying heating oil, at around 2.30pm.
Investigations are currently taking place to examine the extent of damage caused to the carriageway following the spillage in Leicestershire.
There is queueing traffic in Welford, Northamptonshire, due to people slowing to look at the crash on the A14 Westbound between J1 A5199 (Welford) and M1 J19 / M6 (Catthorpe Interchange).