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Underwater search experts join search for Xielo Maruziva in Leicester

Divers who helped with search for Nicola Bulley assist in efforts to find two-year-old boy missing a week after falling into River SoarUnderwater search experts from a private firm are to join the operation to find a two-year-old boy who fell into the River Soar earlier this month, police have said....

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Kittens covered in fleas found abandoned in taped cardboard box in Leicester

Three kittens were found in the soggy cardboard box near a footpath

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Nicola Bulley search team to help look for two-year-old Xielo who fell into River Soar in Leicester

The search area has also been widened

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Ryanair says UK airports are at 'enormous disadvantage' because of air passenger duty

The airline's chief commercial officer said the tax limits growth in flight capacity

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'Game changing' £400m transport boost for Leicester and Leicestershire announced

Money from scrapped HS2 phase 2 could now improve Leicestershire's roads and ease congestion

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The six dirtiest items in your home that need cleaning more than you think

Germs fester and the reality is sometimes we don't even realise where they're running rancid. These are the dirtiest items in your home that need cleaning more than you think...

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Leicester man smashed up pharmacy in ‘tooth pain’ rage

A Leicester thug who smashed up a pharmacy and threatened members of the public after he was refused free antibiotics has been jailed. More Juma, 33, went to City Pharmacy, in Craig Street, Peterborough, at about 11.40am on Tuesday, 21 November, and demanded antibiotics for a tooth problem. However,...

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The List Of Suspicious Things and 9 other books to read this week

A coming-of-age novel, a twisty tale and a dystopian courtroom drama all feature in this week's must-reads, writes Prudence Wade

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All the jobs available at Fosse Park right now

You can apply for roles at Flannels, Starbucks and Isha Patisserie

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Former boxer pleads guilty to murder of ‘gentle soul’

A 35-year-old has pleaded guilty to murdering a former Leicestershire man in a ‘violent and sustained attack’. Adam Bowers pleaded to killing 46-year-old Nick Bryan at a property in Rydal Road, Weston Super-Mare. Bowers, a former boxer, conducted a violent and sustained attack on Mr Bryan by pun...

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Man accused of killing baby in Beaumont Leys denies 'prioritising Playstation over son'

Michael Davis returned to the witness stand today

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Menopause at work: Women can sue employers if they don't make 'reasonable adjustments'

The equalities watchdog has issued guidance to employers to clarify their legal obligations to women going through the menopause.

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GPs reveal the most embarrassing health issues patients are too scared to talk about

Health experts share how to best navigate what could quickly become an awkward moment during a consultation.

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Red route could be introduced in Leicester neighbourhood to tackle illegal parking

Some traders have concerns about the potential traffic enforcement however

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Leicestershire's Martine Croxall teases 'imminent return' to BBC screens after News Channel axe

Much-loved presenter has not been seen on screens for nearly a year after a cost-cutting rebrand at the BBC

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Mural commemorating Windrush Generation unveiled at University of Leicester

Students have provided legal help to victims of the Windrush Scandal

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Sir David Attenborough to make BBC One return with new series Mammals

The six-part series from the Leicester legend will see 'never-before-seen behaviours'

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New tenant wanted for canal-side 'traditional' village pub in Leicestershire

Everards is looking for someone to run it

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Supermarket reports huge increase in demand for houseplants

Social media has thought to have played a part in the 130 per cent rise in sales since 2019

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Windrush mural Unveiled at Leicester’s David Wilson Library

A mural commissioned by University of Leicester students to commemorate the Windrush Generation has been unveiled. The students, from Leicester Law School, have been providing free legal advice Leicester residents from the Commonwealth to apply for the UK Government’s Windrush Compensation Scheme....