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1 hr ago | RedOrbit
Last summer architects began drawing up plans for a raised tomb that would house the remains of King Richard III , whose remains were unearthed in late 2012 and later removed from underneath a car park in Leicester, England last year.
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1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
A Bradford solicitor is battling in London to bring King Richard III's remains back to Yorkshire after his undignified resting place was discovered beneath a Leicester car park.
3 hrs ago | Rutland and Stamford Mercury
A pub has raised a glass or two in celebration after it was crowned Rutland's pub of the year for the third time.
7 hrs ago | Harborough Today
A former priest and religious education teacher who used to live in the Harborough district has gone on trial charged with sexually abusing young girls.
11 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire
Although about 18 people a day are quitting, stop smoking advisors believe the numbers could increase as people turn to e-cigarettes to help kick the habit.
Nearly 1,000 people have signed a petition calling on the NHS to pay for the relocation of a war memorial.
The Appleby team, from left, Dianne Norris, Carole Illsley, Alison Boultbee, Chris Appleby, Jeremy Appleby, John Appleby; front, Adam Bozman.
The photographic works of Evan James Atwood, are gorgeously surreal. Although there are a ton of artists out there that have embraced such creative portraitures of late, he focuses on nature as well to really elevate his portfolio over many others.
The awards aim to thank and praise the many selfless people in the Harborough district who do tremendous work for the community.
Police have confirmed that shots being fired is one line of inquiry they are following after an incident in Walbrook Road at 4.30am today.
Figures from the Health and Social Care Information Centre showed 20,769 of the 27,719 women aged 53 to 70, living in Leicester and eligible for breast screening took up the offer in 2012 and 2013.
Early notice is being given to motorists and residents of the closure which will affect the back route between Higham on the Hill and Wykin, Hinckley Installation of a high voltage cable for the new development at MIRA will shut down a rural road for up to three months.
Where the king's remains should finally be laid to rest could finally be decided on Friday - or the decision could be dragged out even longer King Richard III's distant relatives hope to win another stage of their legal battle over his burial place this week.
Singer Sam Bailey has described how nasty Twitter trolls criticised her pregnancy and slammed her plans for continuing with her career.
From left, Sophie Sharp, Lord Lieutenant Cadet, Charlotte Vernon, chairman of Rutland County Council, Dr Laurence Howard, Lord Lieutenant or Rutland, Oakham mayor Adam Lowe, Trish Ruddle, High Sheriff of Rutland and William Richards, Lord Lieutenant Cadet.
Hinckley Methodist Church will be open to all from noon until 2pm on Tuesdays March 11, 18 and 25, and on April 1, when members will be offering soup and a slice of cake for just A 2 The red-brick church on Albert Road will be open to all from noon until 2pm on Tuesdays March 11, 18 and 25, and on April 1, when members will be offering soup and a ... (more)
The fight is on to save a medical walk-in centre which sees more than 30,000 patients a year.