1 hr ago | Burton Mail
AN inquest has been opened into the death of a 24-year-old who died after being crushed by machinery at a recycling plant in Swadlincote.
5 hrs ago | Eater
Here's a video from UK trade publication Caterer and Hotelkeeper that features chef Sat Bains giving a tour of his eponymous two Michelin-starred restaurant in Nottingham, England.
9 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire
The Fire and Rescue Service received the first calls shortly after 5.30pm today to an incident in Woodfield Road in Oadby.
13 hrs ago | Newsday
A woman who claims she murdered a farmer nearly 40 years ago says she is willing to go to prison in order to put the case to rest.
14 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire
County Hall is looking to save hundreds of thousands of pounds by cutting the opening hours of its rubbish tips and recycling centres.
15 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire
A former airline pilot accused of murdering his wife in a car crash is due to give evidence this afternoon.
16 hrs ago | Rutland and Stamford Mercury
A war memorial commemorating those who served in the Second World War has been rededicated during a ceremony this morning .
16 hrs ago | FarmingUK
New Holland has celebrated the success of its extensive dealer network awarding four accolades recognising excellence in performance and service quality.
18 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire
The Leicester-born style guru's book called Gok's Wok will be released in October as a follow up to last year's book and TV show Gok Cooks Chinese.
20 hrs ago | Harborough Today
The success of a man's business from home has led him to open a new showroom in St Mary's Road, Harborough.
20 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire
The dying wish of a 31-year-old man to marry his partner looks set to come true - thanks to Mercury readers.
21 hrs ago | Matlock Mercury
A6 Derbyshire - Slow traffic on A6 Duffield Road inbound in Derby City Centre at the A601 St Alkmund's Way junction.
Nottingham City Transport will be merging the 13 and 14 bus routes to Beeston via Lenton and Dunkirk in September.
THE leader of Rushcliffe Borough Council has called on his own party to give a fair financial deal to councils.
Big event: Headmaster Kevin Fear with chair of governors Paul Balen , representative scholar Reuben Amoaku, the Lord Mayor of Nottingham Councillor Merlita Bryan and her daughter Sharon , and the Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire, Sir John Peace.
Scowcroft believes City manager Nigel Pearson is the right man to mastermind another promotion challenge after last season's play-off disappointment.
The spa town of Buxton is one of three finalists in the category, along with Cork in Ireland and Hastings in Sussex.
We asked readers to suggest what they think should replace New Walk Centre, in Leicester, which is due to be demolished next year.