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Expert reveals the exact time you should shower to feel less stressed

A nice hot shower comes with a whole host of health benefits - but only if you time it right

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Live Leicestershire updates as road closed after head-on collision

The police are investigating

News – Leicester Times

Leicestershire Airfield Business Park plans given go ahead

Plans to continue the development of Airfield Business Park in Market Harborough have been approved. Leicestershire County Council’s highly successful Airfield Business Park, located next to the roundabout on the B6047 Harborough Road, has been fully let out to businesses since the first companies...

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26 animal abuse cases recorded in Leicestershire every week

Recent cases included a cat dumped in a Clarendon Park churchyard

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Police confirm body found in Jay Slater search is that of missing teenager

Jay Slater had vanished last month on his first holiday abroad with friends

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Jay Slater's best friend issues statement after teen's body found in Tenerife

Lucy Law has paid tribute to her friend after a body has been found in the search for the missing 19-year-old

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Councillor and former cop moments away from falling victim to scam

Fraudsters targeted a number of accounts - including one belonging to the councillor's late wife

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Final details emerge for town's Covid-19 'Hope Bell' memorial as work begins

The bell has been made by the last remaining bell foundry in the UK

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Mum who left pub and crashed was 'quickly drinking coffee to sober up' before police arrived

Deniem Storrs was three times the drink drive limit

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Crackdown proposed for 'dangerous' Castle Donington car races

There have been 'almost weekly' reports of races in the village with up to 100 vehicles taking part

News – Leicester Times

Work complete on expansion of popular Leicester schools

Work is complete on a £3.8million expansion project at a popular infant and junior school in Leicester to help accommodate “growing demand.” Overdale infant and junior schools, in Knighton, has seen existing school buildings extended and a new classroom block built to provide more pupil places ...

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Gareth Southgate quits as England manager after Euro 2024 final defeat

Gareth Southgate's final game was the defeat to Spain on Sunday

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Strictly Come Dancing's Zara McDermott breaks silence after pro partner's exit

Zara McDermott has broken her silence after Graziano Di Prima left the show last weekend

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New image of missing girl, 16, last seen near Fosse Park released

It is now a week since Lucy Webb was last seen in Leicestershire

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People urged to put orange peels in their garden this month

Experts say it could warn off a certain pest

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Rules on ageing Leicester taxis lifted to ease 'difficult' costs for drivers

Taxi drivers called for the policy change to help ease the financial burden

News – Leicester Times

Leicester College student’s artwork selected for Royal Academy of Arts annual exhibition

The Royal Academy of Arts (RA) has selected artwork produced by a Leicester College student for its Young Artist Summer Show 2024. This prestigious award was achieved by 17-year-old Art and Design student, Shanae Newton Robbins from Leicester, for her multi-media artwork entitled ‘Beauty’. Shan...

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Mindblowing delicious Oreo hack goes viral online but leaves others angry

A person has come up with a genius way to make your Oreos even better - but not everyone is convinced

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Appeal after man hits dog outside Aldi supermarket

The RSPCA is appealing for witnesses

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Jay Slater's mum left 'devastated' after search for missing teen ends in tragedy

Nineteen-year-old Jay disappeared in Tenerife last month on his first holiday with friends