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Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Recap as 'severe' delays reported on M1 in Leicestershire

Two lanes were shut causing delays of nearly an hour

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Parents bid to find Loughborough families after fatal 1986 crash

Neil Suffield was one of five teenagers to die in the crash, with one other left seriously injured

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Outdoor cinema screenings set for Loughborough in big celebration event

Film classics will be joined by a funfair for all the ages later this month

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Woman who was youngest of 12 siblings among 26 Leicester Mercury death notices this week

Tributes are also paid to a man who died aged 29

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Leicestershire's most dangerous streets

Someone is physically attacked or sexually assaulted an average of once every three days in the most violent street in Leicestershire

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

The King's Birthday Honours List for Leicestershire in full

Various people have been honoured for their work in the county

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Police officer 'offered to help woman buy something to kill herself'

The allegation came out in a magistrates court hearing

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Drug addict caught out after trying to hide his crack under police car

Tomasz Gaglewksi flagged down a police car after being robbed but needed somewhere to hide his stash

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Man hunted down and rammed into boy riding on his brother's stolen motorbike

The boy suffered a broken kneecap and fractured ankle

The Independent Leicestershire

Body found in River Soar confirmed to be missing two-year-old

Xielo Mariziva was walking with his family by the River Soar in Leicestershire when he fell into the water almost four months ago

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Great Central Railway offers 'exciting' £1 deal to dads this Father's Day

Dads of all ages can take part in the event and take a scenic tour of Leicestershire this weekend

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Pizzeria proposed for village causes 'unprecedented reaction' and over 40 objections

The application has been called in by two councillors

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

105-year-old woman among 24 Leicester Mercury death notices this week

Tributes are also paid to a man who went from being in the RAF to becoming a bricklayer

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Leicestershire's cheapest places for petrol and diesel this weekend

Prices are starting to fall but the cost of living crisis is still affecting many at the pumps

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Election poll predicts five new MPs for Leicester and Leicestershire

Britain will go to the polls on Thursday, July 4

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Anti-social behaviour continues at 18th century Leicestershire lodge after arson attack

Police said they would be stepping up patrols in the area

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Another business leaves Loughborough shopping centre due to 'redevelopment'

It said: 'It was either move or leave the town'

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Bella Ramsey cast as world's most wanted terrorist in 'brave' new movie

Girl Next Door will explore how Samantha Lewthwaite became the 'White Widow' accused of hundreds of deaths

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Retired university lecturer among 21 Leicester Mercury death notices this week

Tributes also flood in for a great-grandad of four

Leicestershire Live - Loughborough

Drunk boxer shorts-clad man shouted threats to woman from scaffolding outside flat

Ricky Hamilton, 24, threatened a woman who lived in a nearby block of flats