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Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Man with 'gift for laughter' among 19 Leicester Mercury death notices this week

Tributes are also paid to women who died aged 99 and 25

The Independent Leicestershire

Durham defy odds to reach Blast quarter-finals as Alex Lees leads from the front

Durham will travel to Surrey in the Vitality Blast quarter-finals after a dramatic final night of group action.

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Free kids meal offer at these Leicestershire stores in new summer deal

All kids meals include a drink, and piece of fruit

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Leicestershire's cheapest places to fill up this weekend as temperatures soar

Prices appear to be steady across the country which is good news for drivers

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

'Biggest pop up railway for nearly 30 years' to be built in Leicestershire

The public are invited to watch and join in with the fun

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Man arrested after woman injured in motorbike crash

A major road has been shut

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Major county road closed after crash- as it happened

The incident was reported at just after 12pm

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Trio dealing to hundreds of users in the Loughborough area behind bars

Travis Woolnough was running the county lines operation and drugs worth over £18,000 were found at his house

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

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

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

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

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

The Leicestershire schools where pupils exceed expected standards

Two of the schools also have 'outstanding' Ofsted reports

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Ambitious Great Central Railway plan 'could save jobs and boost economy'

Proposals would see a new viaduct created in a bid to fully restore the heritage line

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Leicestershire's cheapest places for petrol and diesel this weekend

Prices have fallen to ease the cost of living crisis burden on drivers

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Popular Asda worker among 13 Leicester Mercury death notices this week

Tributes are also paid to a woman who died at the grand old age of 102

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

'Rotting food' and rubbish left by students 'worst I have ever seen' says resident

'The other problem we have is landlords who think they can use it as a rubbish tip'

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

M1 traffic updates as lanes closed in Leicestershire after crash - as it happened

Queuing traffic was reported on the route

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Birstall playgroup founder among 14 Leicester Mercury death notices this week

Tributes are also paid to a woman who has died aged just 46

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Drunk trying to get himself run over arrested after swearing at people trying to stop him

Jason Wilson, 36, was arrested for being drunk and disorderly

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Murderers aged 16 and 25 among those jailed in June

The murder trials relating to the fatal stabbings of Junior Osborne and Sid Palmer both came to an end during June

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Man dies in hospital after being hit by motorbike in Birstall

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision to come forward