Leicestershire County, England

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Leicestershire County, England News

News on Leicestershire County, England continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | Newsday

Council urged not to cut adult care

A disability group has urged Derbyshire County Council to charge people more for adult care services instead of cutting them completely.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Derbyshire County, England,

8 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

AB Produce under fire from Measham villagers over foul stench

Villagers plagued by a foul smell emanating from an MP's potato factory have questioned the firm's commitment to tackling the problem.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom

11 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

Pair jailed for attack which left man with fractured jaw

Warren Hall and Michael Clarke both appeared at Leicester Crown Court yesterday following the attack outside The Engine pub in Belvoir Road, Coalville Two men have been jailed following a street attack which left their victim with a fractured jaw and two breaks in his eye socket.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Romsey Advertiser

Fire deaths jury to be sworn in

A jury is expected to be sworn in today for the trial of seven men and a youth who are accused of murdering a mother and her three children who died when a fire engulfed their home.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom,

This Is Leicestershire

Twice as much fun for twins over Easter

Twenty families turned up to take part in the event run by Jacqui Dixon from Twins at Totstime, in Stoney Stanton.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom

Harborough Today

Prime Minister and Chancellor visited the Catthorpe Interchange earlier today

Chancellor George Osborne and Prime Minister David Cameron during a visit to the Skanska site office to view the M1 Junction 19 Improvement Scheme in Leicestershire.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom,

Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Date set for third Uppingham antique market

Up to 35 dealers will show off their wares in Mercer's Yard and Crown Yard from 10am until 5pm.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom

Nottingham Evening Post

Westfield's top designer joins city architects

THE design director of shopping mall group Westfield has moved from his London-based job to join Nottingham practice Leonard Design Architects.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Nottinghamshire County, England, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Hinckley Times

Concert set to mark Great War centenary

The woman was forced into the back of a vehicle on Chapel Street after being approached by a man she knew and was driven to the Thurlaston Lane area where she was assaulted Scouting For Girls have been announced as headliners of the event, which will also feature DJ Lisa Lashes and The Rifles Hinckley's John Cleveland College Orchestra will be ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Warwickshire County, England, West Midlands County, England,

Eastwood Advertiser

New president welcomed

Mr.Hamilton,79,of Dawson Close, Newthorpe Common, chaired his first meeting at Greasley Miners' Welfare and nominated the RNLI as his chosen charity during his year in office.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Nottinghamshire County, England, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Newsday

Traffic free town centre work begins

The newly constructed inner relief road in Loughborough was completed last month to move traffic away from the town centre The Market Place, in Loughborough, will be joined with busy shopping streets on the opposite side of the A6 Swan Street, as part of a A 19.3m scheme.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Nottinghamshire County, England,

GhanaSoccerNet.com

2014 World Cup: Leicester City defender Schlupp wants to play for Ghana in Brazil

England-based defender Jeffery Schlupp says he is keen playing for Ghana at the World Cup in June after Black Stars monitoring team watched him in action.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom

This Is Leicestershire

Sheds and tools destroyed in allotment arson attack

Firefighters were called to the site at Holt Close, Stoney Stanton, shortly after 7.30pm on Sunday, by residents in nearby houses.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom, Home Gardening, Home

This Is Leicestershire

Cases at Leicester Magistrates' Court

Simon Clifford , of Harvest Close, Beaumont Leys, was ordered to do 100 hours' unpaid work, pay a 60 victim surcharge and a restraining order was made preventing him from contacting three named people.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom,

This Is Leicestershire

Woman falsely claimed more than 11,000 in benefits

A woman who falsely claimed more than 11,000 in benefits has been ordered to carry out unpaid work in the community.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Free Republic

Ancient puppy paw prints found on Roman tiles

The paw prints and hoof prints of a few meddlesome animals have been preserved for posterity on ancient Roman tiles recently discovered by archaeologists in England... The artifacts, which could be nearly 2,000 years old, were found in the Blackfriars area of Leicester... Wardell Armstrong Archaeology was brought in to dig at a site where a ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Anthropology, Archaeology, World News, United Kingdom

Burton Mail

Work starts at Manorfields, near Castle Gresley in Swadlincote.

Developers St Modwen revealed that a sod cutting ceremony had now taken place at its new Manorfields scheme just off the A444 on the outskirts of Castle Gresley.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom, Derbyshire County, England, World News,

UPI

Puppy prints found on ancient Roman tiles in England

The paw prints of a puppy, and hoof prints of a sheep or goat were found on 2,000-year-old tiles discovered in a Leicester, England, archaeological excavation.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Science, Anthropology, Archaeology

Harborough Today

Craft centre now able to offer a recognised qualification for pupils

An arts and craft centre in Harborough has been granted an Arts Award Advisor certification meaning visitors to the centre can now gain qualifications while attending art courses there.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom, Trinity College, Painting, Arts

Harborough Today

Fire service free trapped person after HGV overturns

Firefighters were called to the scene of a crash on Good Friday after a lorry overturned on the outskirts of Medbourne.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, Northamptonshire County, England

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••