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Decision made on hugely controversial vast warehousing scheme

The decision left councillors torn and residents disappointed

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Police confirm body found near Glenfield Hospital is missing man, 36

Daniel Ludkin had been last seen early on Tuesday morning

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First look at major East Midlands Freeport scheme emerges as plans submitted

The major plan south of East Midlands Airport would be part of efforts to create 28,000 new jobs

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Free drinks offer at Leicestershire pubs to celebrate the start of Euro 2024

All you need to do is say the secret code

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Eating one thing could reduce dementia risk, say health experts

Health experts are urging Brits to re-embrace a breakfast staple, the egg, as it has a wealth of health benefits and could help reduce the risk of dementia.

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Can you take a lighter on Ryanair and other flights? Here are the rules

If you're planning a trip, there is one particular item that you shouldn't carry in your hand luggage as it could be against the law

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How to ensure your peace lily thrives: Best indoor locations revealed

The peace lily is a popular houseplant that can be easily cared for - but the position of the plant in the house is crucial for it to bloom and grow properly

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Monty Don shares expert gardening tips for growing tomatoes in June

Monty Don has shared his top tips for growing tomatoes in June - but warned gardeners that they are at an increased risk of blight from July due to the hot weather

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Weeding hack kills 'patio weeds the same day' without using vinegar or toxic chemicals

Gardeners have shared their favourite way to kill patio weeds without using white vinegar or toxic products, with one gardener claiming the 'amazing' method will make the weeds 'die the same day'

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ITV This Morning host pulls out of show in last minute shake up

Meanwhile host Alison Hammond is said to have been dealt a tempting offer from the BBC for her own travel show - which would go head-to-head with the hit daytime show

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Street drinker running out in front of moving traffic in Granby Street fined

Debbie New, who caused traffic delays in the city centre, already had 66 offences on her record

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Leicester's maternity and emergency services reinspected after damning report

Both services have received highly critical reports on the quality of the care in the last two years

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'Ick' factor puts people off washing less to save planet study suggests

People would rather be clean then green, it seems

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Decision made on future of derelict and arson-hit Leicester pub

The building has been vacant since it closed in 2017

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Body found in search for missing man, 36

Officers had turned to the public to help find Daniel Ludkin

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Melton gets 'world's first' pork pie museum

The occasion has been marked with the creation of a new, limited-edition pork pie

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Poundland founder's mansion on market for nearly £8 million - see inside

Ludstone Hall features a Poundland museum

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Fears over housing plan for 'dilapidated' pub near Coalville

The Angel Inn has not pulled pints since 2022, with developers insisting it is 'no longer viable'

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Major UK Freeview channel shakeup confirmed - check your TV now or miss out

If you use Freeview to get your daily fix of entertainment then it's worth checking you have the very latest update from the popular platform. There are some big changes now available to UK homes, including some channels changing names, some new things launching and a trio of services shutting down ...

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Expert says 10p tip will stop cats pooing in your garden

Cats can be a nightmare for gardeners