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Flood warnings in place at nine locations in Leicestershire

Flood warnings are in place at nine areas of Leicestershire this morning (Monday, January 28). The Environment Agency advice is that those living near flood warning areas should take action to protect...

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Huddersfield v Leicester City - as it happened: Chris Wood saves a changed...

Leicester City make five changes to the side that beat Middlesbrough for this FA Cup fourth-round tie at Huddersfield. Richie Wellens is given his first start of the season for City alongside Andy King...

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Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson defends selection for FA Cup tie with...

Manager Nigel Pearson has defended his decision to change a winning side for Leicester City's FA Cup fourth-round tie at Huddersfield Town. Substitute Chris Wood rescued a replay for City with an...

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Man critical after bus crash in Welford Road, Leicester

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was seriously injured in a crash in Welford Road, Leicester. The crash took place in Welford Road, Leicester, at about 5.30pm on Saturday, near to the...

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Government confirms HS2 rail route through Leicestershire - with map

The second phase of the controversial £33 billion HS2 rail network  will pass through Leicestershire, it has been confirmed.Today the Government has confirmed that a section of the route linking...

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Flood warnings in place in Leicestershire

Flood warnings remain in place across Leicestershire.(Monday, January 28, 4.30pm) The Environment Agency advice is that those living near flood warning areas should take action to protect their homes....

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VIDEO: Roads and fields under water as flooding returns to Leicestershire

Flooding is affecting several areas of Leicester and Leicestershire as these video clips show. The images from roads and low-lying land near Mountsorrel, Sileby and Barrow show how badly affected some...

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Team changes was risk worth taking – Rob Tanner's verdict on Leicester...

There may have been those among the 4,000 Leicester City supporters who travelled to the John Smith's Stadium who thought manager Nigel Pearson's decision to make five changes to a winning side was a...

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Date for Leicester City's game against Blackburn

Leicester City's home Championship fixture against Blackburn Rovers has been provisionally scheduled for Tuesday, February 26.The original date was Saturday, February 16, but Blackburn are involved in...

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Time of Leicester City's FA Cup tie brought forward

Leicester City's FA Cup fourth round replay against Huddersfield has been brought forward by 15 minutes.The tie at the King Power Stadium will now kick-off at 7.30pm on Tuesday, February 12, not the...

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Four-vehicle crash on A46 at Wanlip, Leicestershire

A crash involving four vehicles is causing traffic problems on a main route out of the city.The collision happened on the northbound carriageway of the A46 at Wanlip, between the Loughborough Road...

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A46 at Wanlip, near to Hobby Horse roundabout, now clear following...

Four vehicles involved in a collision on a main road this afternoon have now been removed from the scene.The pile-up happened on the northbound carriageway of the A46 at Wanlip, between the...

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Gang of robbers target same Leicester street in three days

A gang of young thugs carried out three robberies in three days on the same street. The group targeted their victims in Hutchinson Walk, St Peter's, Leicester, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday....

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Non-league football: Manager Carl Heggs speaks frankly about Hinckley United

Not many people would envy the position Hinckley United manager Carl Heggs finds himself in. His side are rooted to the bottom of the Blue Square Bet Conference North with just one point from 24 games,...

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Too much moaning has cost us in past, says Leicester City midfielder Richie...

Midfielder Richie Wellens has revealed the dressing-room unrest which has hampered Leicester City's previous promotion campaigns. The 32-year-old said the atmosphere in the City dressing room had not...

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Roads closed in Leicestershire because of floods

Several roads in Leicestershire remain closed this morning (Tuesday, January 29) because of flooding. - Syston Road, in Cossington, is closed in both directions at Cossington Mill. - Slash Lane, in...

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Twycross Zoo welcomes baby gorilla

Twycross Zoo has announced the arrival of a healthy baby western lowland gorilla, a critically endangered species. The baby gorilla was born at about 9.15am on Thursday, January 3 and the...

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Transfer news: Leicester City midfielder Richie Wellens focus of speculation

There was speculation yesterday that Leicester City midfielder Richie Wellens was heading out on loan to FA Cup giantkillers Oldham Athletic. Wellens, who has just returned to action for City after...

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Historic Abbey Mills factory, Leicester, will become flats complex for the...

A Victorian factory once earmarked for demolition is now set to be preserved as a multi-million pound complex of flats for the elderly and vulnerable. The disused Abbey Mills building is to be turned...

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