Loughborough University students have devised a swarm of drones that they believe could be the future for mountain search and rescue operations - and they say it's a fraction of the price of a helicopter.
Hockey players from across Europe will be at Loughborough University to compete in the Women's Euro Club Trophy.
The competition is being held in the county for the first time and gets underway today. Leicester Ladies' Hockey Club face Belgium champions Royal Antwerp in their first match tonight.
Leicester Ladies' Hockey Club face Belgium champions Royal Antwerp in their first match tonight.
Nottingham and Loughborough Universites have signed up to a year-long pilot scheme to tackle binge drinking. The scheme is being run by the government and the National Union of Students and is being trialled at 7 universities in total.
It will involve preventing alcohol-related initiation ceremonies, pub crawls and monitoring anti-social behaviour.
Owners of young pedigree dogs are being urged to take care this Christmas, after new findings showed they were at most risk of being stolen.
Experts at the University of Loughborough found that three quarters of dog thefts involved pedigrees and half were puppies or young dogs.
Experts from Loughborough University have been advising rescue workers in the Philippines about safe drinking water and sanitation.
More than 4000 people have now been confirmed dead after the country was hit by Typhoon Haiyan.
This musical video released by Loughborough University students union was designed to increase membership at the union with lyrics about the various clubs and activities that students could take part in.
Instead the footage of the students's remake of Naughty Boy's 'La La La' went viral getting over 30,000 views and hundreds of negative comments with some users branding the video, "the worst ever".
Inspector Johnny Monks has been giving advice to the 3500 new students arriving at Loughborough University.
Leicestershire Police predict that each student will arrive with £4,000 worth of equipment and they want to make sure that equipment stays safe.
With 3500 new students arriving at Loughborough University for the first time, Police have been speaking to freshers about how to keep their property safe.
Police estimate that each student will bring with them around £4,000 worth of property and equipment. They've been helping students to mark their property today so that if it is stolen and recovered it can be returned.
The Rugby Football League has confirmed that England will use Loughborough University as their base for the World Cup later this year.
Thousands of new jobs could be created following Loughborough University's plans to expand its Science and Enterprise Park.
It's already one of the biggest of its kind in the UK.
Fifty businesses are currently on the campus, employing more than two thousand people.
The University wants to attract more companies specialising in advanced technologies to Loughborough.
Steve Rothberg, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Enterprise, says 4,000 jobs could be created.