Former teacher Peter Farrands, 90, admits more child sex assaults
A 90-year-old former teacher who is already in jail for child sex offences has two years added to his sentence after four more victims came forward.
Record 1,378 Christmas trees at Melton Mowbray festival
A Christmas tree festival has again broken its own record for the number of trees in a church.
Leicester's Roman skeletons have 'African links'
Skeletons found in Leicester may be the earliest examples of African people living in the city.
Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez surprises viral video kids
Four children whose wild goal celebrations went viral get a surprise visit from Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez.
Hindus urged not to donate new fivers at Leicester temple
Hindu worshippers are urged to stop donating new five pound notes after it is confirmed they contain animal fat.
Swimming participation in England falls by nearly 24%
The number of adults swimming at least once a week in England falls by more than 750,000 over the past decade.