East Midlands

Leicester sex attack: Boy quizzed over attempted murder

<b>A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of the attempted murder and sexual assault of a woman in Leicester.</b><p>The victim was found badly beaten and unconscious near a children's play park off Cedar Road at about 04:45 BST on 3 August.<p>Leicestershire Police said the teenager was released under …

Crime

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Leicester City: Islam Slimani and Leonardo Ulloa seal moves away from club

<b>Leicester City strikers Islam Slimani and Leonardo Ulloa have sealed moves away from the Premier League club.</b><p>Algerian Slimani, 30, has signed a season-long loan with Turkish side Fenerbahce, while Ulloa joins Mexican side Pachuca on a permanent deal.<p>Ulloa, 32, spent four years with Leicester, …

Soccer

Yet more disruption as Northern Rail CANCELS 80 services on Sunday

Passengers are set to face further setbacks after Northern Rail said it was cancelling 80 services tomorrow.<p>Liverpool services are particularly badly …

Customers

New Discovery rear end ‘transformed’ by a £1,200 number plate kit

It’s fair to say that the offset rear plate on the new Land Rover Discovery hasn’t won universal acclaim. Unlike the tailgate, opinions are split. …

Land Rover

Jamie Vardy Commits Future to Leicester After Signing New 4-Year Contract

Jamie Vardy has signed a new deal with Leicester City which will see the prolific forward remain with the Foxes until 2022 - most probably meaning he …

Soccer

Foxes pounce for Benkovic

<b>Leicester City have brought in Croatia Under-21 international Filip Benkovic from Dinamo Zagreb to strengthen their defence on transfer deadline …

Soccer

Murlo and S-Type team up for 'Make Believe' on Coil Records

<b>Summer heat courtesy of Murlo’s Coil Records.</b><p>Lucky Me affiliate S-Type and East Midlands party-starter Murlo have dropped new track ‘Make Beileve’, …

Music

Shocking pictures show children sitting on railway where trains pass at 60mph

These shocking pictures show a group of children dicing with death sitting on a busy railway crossing in Wing, Rutland.<p>At least eight young boys and …

Trains

Lowdham Grange Prison: Third outbreak of violence in 11 days

<b>Disorder has broken out at a prison for the third time in eleven days.</b><p>Serco, which runs HMP Lowdham Grange in Nottinghamshire, said aggression by a "handful" of prisoners at Lowdham Grange on Monday afternoon was quickly brought under control.<p>The other recent disturbances there, on 26 and 31 July, …

Nottinghamshire

Drink-drive mother killed daughter and fiancé in Belper crash

<b>A mother who killed her fiancé and six-year-old daughter in a drink-driving crash has been jailed.</b><p>Passengers Ruby and James Watson, 28, died when their car crashed into railings and a wall on Kilbourne Road, Belper, Derbyshire, last April.<p>Carly Tomlinson, 24, of Nottingham Road, Belper, previously …

Crime

Martyn Waghorn set for Derby medical after turning down Middlesbrough

Martyn Waghorn is due to have a medical at Derby later on Monday before signing for the club.<p>The player has turned down the chance to join …

Soccer

Rental Values Sink in London, Rise in the South West of England

The rental market in London continues to cool while outer regions log larger value increases, according to a report Friday by U.K. estate agency Your …

Housing

Why every single girl should start masturdating immediately (and, no, it’s not as rude as it sounds)

WITH the modern dating world a minefield of dating apps and unwanted naughty pictures, it can feel as if happily ever after is a long way off.<p>And …

Relationships

Murder arrest over car crash fight in Nottingham

<b>A 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who was assaulted at home after being involved in a car crash.</b><p>Stephen Walsh, 37, was found dead at his home in Blenheim Avenue in Mapperley, Nottinghamshire, at about 05:55 BST on Monday.<p>He had been involved in a crash in nearby …

Walsh

Result: East Midlands Road Race League

<i>Toby Jarvis winner of the event in the East Midlands Road Race League on July 22nd in Nottinghamshire</i><p><b>Result: East Midlands Road Race League</b><p>1 Toby …

Cycling (UK)

Nottingham Forest 2

Behind the scenes as the Cherries travel to the East Midlands to take on Nottingham Forest.<p>To watch the video in full and for FREE, login or register …

Nottingham Forest

Newcastle's Jamaal Lascelles linked to Leicester City as Harry Maguire replacement

Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles is the latest player to be linked to Leicester City as a replacement for Harry Maguire.<p>Manchester United …

Soccer

Man 'stabbed to death by younger brother' at Derbyshire home pictured for first time

A 27-year-old man who was allegedly murdered by his younger brother has been pictured for the first time.<p>Mateusz Woznicki, died after he was found …

Crime

London leads asking rent annual rise for first time since 2014

Asking rents in London have increased to an average of £2,000 per month, making it the region with the highest annual growth for the first time since …

Housing

Armed police operations rise 19% in England and Wales

Police firearms operations rose by 19% in the past year as the number of armed officers was increased and they took to the streets more often amid a growing threat from terrorism and violent crime.<p>The Home Office, which released the statistics on Thursday, said such operations in England and Wales …

London Bridge

Met Office updates yellow weather warning as thunderstorms set to hit Yorkshire TODAY

Britain’s heatwave continues and temperatures are still on the rise, but this hot and humid weather can trigger thunderstorms.<p>The Met Office have …

Weather

McDonald's trials barista services in London outlets as coffee customers pour in

McDonald’s is testing a barista service in some of its restaurants across Britain after discovering that coffee drinkers are its most loyal and …

McDonald's

UK heatwave exposes ancient Chatsworth House gardens

<b>The UK heatwave has exposed the remains of an ornate 17th Century garden design at Derbyshire's Chatsworth House.</b><p>The patterns of where flowerbeds and paths once were can be seen under the South Lawn's scorched grass.<p>Head of gardens Steve Porter said he had known the designs that date back to 1699 …

National Trust

Landlord confidence at 18 month high

<b>Rental yields</b><p>Although landlords’ confidence in rental yields dipped in the second quarter of 2018, the average rental yield currently being achieved …

Housing

Girl, 1, fighting for life after 'hugely traumatic' tractor trailer crash in Lincolnshire

A ONE-year-old girl has been left in a critical condition after a horror incident involving a vehicle and a trailer in a Lincolnshire village.<p>Police …

Tractor-Trailer

Leicestershire Police officer jailed for sexual assault

<b>An off-duty police officer who told a 17-year-old girl he was a firefighter before sexually assaulting her has been jailed for seven years.</b><p>Majud Hussain, 41, of Wilford Crescent East, Nottingham, picked up the teenager and attacked her in the back of his car in Stapleford in July 2017.<p>Hussain, who …

Crime

Margot Parker MEP praises the authorities in India for scrapping its 12 percent levy on sanitary products

Margot Parker MEP, who has campaigned tirelessly against the 'tampon tax', has praised the authorities in India for scrapping its 12 percent levy on …

UKIP

While London's property sales slump, this is the only region that has recovered from the financial crisis

While London has experienced decline in property sales for a third consecutive year, sales in Scotland, the East Midlands and the North of England have been steadily increasing, nearing transaction levels before the financial crisis. But only one region has fully recovered.<p>Despite a slight decline …

Housing

UK weather: Hottest day of the year as mercury hits 33.3C

Today is the hottest day of the year so far with 33.3C (91.9F) recorded at Santon Downham in Suffolk, the Met Office says.<p><b>More follows...</b>

Weather