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26 July 2014 Last updated at 17:42

Richard III centre officially opensRichard III visitors centre

Scores of people arrived more than 90 minutes early for the official opening of Leicester's Richard III visitor centre.

Mathew and Dylan MannDad and son's autograph challenge

Father and son Foxes fans are on their way to collecting the signature of every player for Leicester City FC since the end of World War One.

Redwood tree in HumberstoneCouncil considers felling redwoods

About two dozen redwood trees on a Leicester street may have to be felled because of damage caused to roads and houses, the council says.

John Hess Article written by John Hess John Hess Political editor, East Midlands

WW1: The war to end all wars? What our MPs thought

Were politics really that much different 100 years ago, as Britain faced going to war?

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