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Pedro Godinho was fatally injured after a confrontation in a residential car park.

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Leicester City sack manager Craig Shakespeare just four months after he took the job on a permanent basis.

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Grandparents in England have no legal right to see their grandchildren and are often denied contact.

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Tim Smith, 45, was stabbed in the heart in his car after meeting a man through the Badoo app.

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When firefighters arrived one man was lying in the street seriously injured.

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Leicestershire name former Foxes and England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon as their new head coach.

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Megan Bannister, 16, was found dead in the back of a car after a collision in Enderby.

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A 19-year-old man is detained for four years for driving his car into four pedestrians in Leicester.

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Send us your questions about the area and we'll investigate.

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Chris Coleman would be interested in the vacant Leicester City manager role, according to ex-Wales and Foxes striker Iwan Roberts.

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Leicestershire head coach Paul Nixon says better communication and "a bit of love" for players is key to better results.

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Leicester's England centre Manu Tuilagi could return in early December having made good progress after knee surgery.

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Community News

Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Avoiding Payday Loans

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 5th March 2013

AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.

Our High Streets Still Suffering

Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013

ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Leicestershire community.

The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Leicestershire community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 12C (54F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: Easterly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1013mb, Humidity: 81%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:35 BST, Sunset: 18:04 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: East South Easterly, Wind Speed: 5mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1004mb, Humidity: 93%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:37 BST, Sunset: 18:02 BST

Maximum Temperature: 14C (57F), Minimum Temperature: 11C (52F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 12mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1003mb, Humidity: 80%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:38 BST, Sunset: 17:59 BST

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