BBC News Leicester

RSS feed
5 March 2015 Last updated at 09:33

Police search ex-Tory MP's homeHarvey Proctor

The home of former Conservative MP Harvey Proctor, on the Belvoir Castle estate, is searched by police investigating historical allegations of child abuse.

Loughborough University Christmas jumper world recordChristmas jumper world record broken

A Leicestershire university finds out it holds the world record for the largest gathering of Christmas jumper-wearers after a three-month wait.

John and Kelly at the airport'Jilted John' has amazing honeymoon

A man who sold raffle tickets for his ex-fiancée's honeymoon place after she dumped him says he has had an "amazing holiday" with another woman.

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

Northern Powerhouse? Midlands councils combine forces

East Midlands councils come together in response to Northern Powerhouse

Read full article



9 °C 6 °C
10 °C 6 °C
13 °C 6 °C

Get Inspired


See Leicester Activities >


BBC iPlayer

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.