Leicestershire County, England Newswire (Page 2)

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    8 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    The Horse and Jockey , in Nottingham Road, won the prize thanks to its fine stock of locally brewed beers and ciders. A total of 12 pubs were nominated from across the city, but the well-loved watering hole beat off the competition for the crown.


  2. Hinckley's historic clock faces are returned to their homeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Expert chronologist Keith Scobie-Youngs who runs the Cumbria Clock Company has been working on the dials since they were taken down last month. Keith has also restored the clock mechanism which dates back to 1876 while the carillon, the music playing machine, goes back to 1792.


  3. A retro gaming day is coming to Leicester - and it's freeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

    Sumo are teaming up with Akiba Promotions to present 'A Midsummer Night's Retro Dream' allowing you to play old-school favourites on just as old-school consoles, arcade machines and computer games. Alongside the excess of video games, Sumo will also be putting on live pioneering 80s synth and post punk new wave music, a BBQ and access to the bar - and with seven hours of potential gaming time, you might need the latter.


  4. Nottingham Jazz Diary, August 26 to September1, with Jeanie BartonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    Baresca starts the party weekend in their city centre cellar with the Fiona Stein Association from 9.30pm on Friday August 26. On Saturday August 27, further north at Strays in Newark, guitarist Darren Dutson Bromley is joined by Stray's co-owner Mat Short on electric bass for two sets of improvised jazz, blues and beyond from 4-6pm; book a table on 01636 700 597. You can make a jazzy day of it on Bank Holiday Sunday August 28 starting of course at The Lion at Basford's jazz cafA who this week have the mighty Matt Ratcliffe on organ, Jim Bashford on drums and Simon King on guitar from 1.30-3.30pm.


  5. Wales football squad announcement Recap: Chris Coleman reveals his...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The Wales boss has revealed his first line-up since the Euro 2016 heroics and then met the media for a press conference. There is just the one game for Wales in this block of qualifiers as they welcome Moldova to the Cardiff City Stadium at 7:45pm on September 5. They'll be looking to claim all three points and build on their incredible achievements in France earlier this summer.


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    10 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    A Nottingham DJ is hoping to raise much-needed cash for a local charity that supports people through a fatal disease that killed his mother. Maxine Hayes was diagnosed with sporadic CJD on May 12, just a few weeks before her 73rd birthday, and died just nine days later.


  7. Merger cost-savings to flow by 2017 as Paddy Power Betfair sees profit jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair has reported a jump in profits as it begins to benefit from its merger and sees cost savings flowing a year earlier than expected. The company - born out of a merger between Irish firm Paddy Power and betting exchange operator Betfair - said it performed well at horseracing events such as Cheltenham and the Grand National, as well as at football's Euro 2016 tournament, with the early exit of Roy Hodgson's England providing a boost.


  8. EXPANDING: An ETB tyre, battery and exhaust storeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cotswold Journal

    It has acquired Britannia Tyres Ltd, a tyre supplier and fitter with depots in Bristol, Coventry, Hinckley, Nuneaton and Derby. ETB distributes tyres, exhausts and automotive batteries to wholesale and retail markets across the country, while also providing MOTs and car maintenance services across a multitude of sites.


  9. Leicester City duo King and Lawrence named in Wales squad... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

    Leicester City duo Andy King and Tom Lawrence have both been named in the Wales squad for their World Cup qualifier against Moldova. Chris Coleman has named his 23-man group for the first game of the qualifying campaign on September 5 at the Cardiff City Stadium.


  10. Who serves the best pizza in Nottingham? Here are the top 10 restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    Nottingham's passion for pizza is soaring with three new venues. With no shortage of existing restaurants specialising in the Italian favourite, we'll never be stuck for a fix of doughy heaven.


  11. Analysing Surprise Selections Jose Mourinho Has Made So Far at Manchester UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    However, his selection of the diminutive Spain international whom he sold to United in the first place is not his only surprise move. The use of A few games into the season, and it is clearly working - for now at least.


  12. Premier League Relying on Inexperience in Fight to Retain Champions League SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Twelve months earlier, they'd blown their chance of making the Champions League with a limp finish to the 2010-11 A, which, for the previous nine seasons, would have been sufficient to make the cut. But even though both AC Milan and Inter Milan had won the Champions League between 2006 and 2011, the unspectacular but consistent performances of German clubs in the latter rounds of the rankings , one place outside the top bracket, but with third-place England firmly in their sights, there is the scent of blood in Italian nostrils.


  13. Call for help to clear ill Hinckley man's overgrown gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    A stroke sufferer who is too ill to maintain his "dangerously overgrown" garden is being charged by Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council to clear away his green waste after volunteers cut back a number of trees. Paul Fairbrother, 51, of Preston Road, Hinckley, suffered a stroke a few years ago and his deteriorating health meant he was physically unable to take care of his garden.


  14. When is the 2016-17 Champions League group stage draw?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Goal.com

    Goal brings you all the key details and dates ahead of the draw for the Champions League group stage, as Real Madrid get ready to defend their European crown The draw for the 2016-17 Champions League group stage will take place in Monaco at 18:00CET on Thursday. Reigning champions Real Madrid are the top seeds and will be joined in Pot 1 by the titleholders from the top seven European associations: Spain, Germany, England, Italy, Portugal, France and Russia.


  15. Benteke for a 37m, Bolasie for a 29m - money-wasting Premier League ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Premier League is flush with cash thanks to TV deals but, as Arsene Wenger and Antonio Conte have pointed out, its teams are paying huge sums of money for average players In May 2014, Antonio Conte dismissed Juventus' chances of replicating their domestic success in continental competition, claiming that the Italian champions were not on the same financial footing as Europe's elite. "You cannot go to a 100 restaurant with just 10 in your pocket," he sniped.


  16. Bayer Leverkusen sign former Leicester target Aleksandar Dragovic on five-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Austria international Dragovic had been heavily linked with a potential move to Premier League champions Leicester City but has opted for Germany. 'Kiev was the right and important club for me but now I'm attracted to the Bundesliga as one of the best leagues in the world,' Dragovic told the club's website.


  17. With Christianity in Decline, Britain Sees Rise of Humanist - Pastors'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    London With participation in traditional faiths at near-record lows, Britain is seeing the rise of what humanists describe as "pastors" for the non-religious. Last month the University of Westminster in London broke new ground by appointing its first official secular advisor for students.


  18. Green light for first phases of new estate near Triumph in HinckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    The first phases of a planned 850-home estate on land next to the Triumph factory in Hinckley has been given the green light. A full application for the development of 260 houses was approved by Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council's planning committee.


  19. Arsenal keen on Man United flop Jones as Wenger gets desperate for defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Metro

    Jones was thought to be one of the players under threat upon the arrival of Jose Mourinho but it's understood the Red Devils have now informed the 24-year-old that his future lies at Old Trafford. However, according to The Telegraph , the versatile England man is on the Gunners' list of options as Arsene Wenger scours the market for defensive reinforcements.


  20. RUMOURS: Leicester to rival Arsenal for TisserandRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The versatile Monaco defender, who can operate at centre-half and also at right-back, has been the subject of enquiries by both the Gunners and also the Premier League champions Leicester City are set to rival Arsenal for the signing of highly-rated Monaco defender Marcel Tisserand, according to the Daily Mirror . The Gunners are keen to sign a new centre-back before the transfer window closes and have stepped up their interest in Tisserand after missing out on Valencia's Shkodran Mustafi.