Leicester

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Andrew Bridgen criticises ‘failure’ of Leicester local authorities

Andrew Bridgen criticises ‘failure’ of Leicester local authorities

The Tory MP condemned the Leicester's Labour led local authorities after allegations of modern day slavery in the city’s clothing factories.

Monday, July 13, 2020

Monday, July 13, 2020

Leicester Mayor: Government ‘ignored’ pleas to tackle exploitation

Leicester Mayor: Government ‘ignored’ pleas to tackle exploitation

Sir Peter Soulsby has claimed local authorities have been asking to the government to act on illegal factory working conditions for years.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

PMQs: ‘The PM can’t just bat away challenge’, says Keir Starmer

PMQs: ‘The PM can’t just bat away challenge’, says Keir Starmer

Sir Keir Starmer has accused Boris Johnson of failing to address criticism of coronavirus policy when lives and livelihoods are at stake.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Matt Hancock: ‘My heart goes out to the people of Leicester’

Matt Hancock: ‘My heart goes out to the people of Leicester’

As Leicester prepares to lockdown once again, the Health Secretary said the government is prepared to take further action if necessary.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Three men found guilty of murder over Leicester shop explosion

Three men found guilty of murder over Leicester shop explosion

Three men who killed five people in a "bomb-like" shop blast have been convicted of murder and plotting to claim a £300,000 insurance pay-out.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Driver racially abused and punched in the face in Leicester

Driver racially abused and punched in the face in Leicester

Driver racially abused and punched in the face in Leicester

Police are searching for the suspect who was thought to be driving a black Ford Focus Titanium

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

GP 'admits to sexual activity' in Leicester surgeries, but denies assault allegation

Farouk Patel: GP denies sexually assaulting male patient whilst giving him medical examination

GP 'admits to sexual activity' in Leicester surgeries, but denies assault

Doctor Farouk Patel has been accused of sexually assaulting a patient whilst giving him a medical examination

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Hinckley Station bomb hoax: Leon Harris charged by police

Man charged by police with posting fake bomb threat in Hinckley

Hinckley station went into lockdown yesterday due to suspicious package

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Sam Bailey on panto, Honey G and X Factor

X Factor winner Sam Bailey on her new panto and her views on Honey G

X Factor winner Sam Bailey on her new panto and her views on Honey G

Singer Sam Bailey joined Paul Ross to discuss panto, her views on Honey G and the recent winner of The X Factor

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

A banned German extremist group with Islamic State links is active in the UK

Banned German jihadist group with Isis links is active in the UK

Banned German jihadist group with Isis links is active in the UK

An investigation by the Independent revealed Die Wahre Religio is trying to recruit people in British cities