Leicestershire

'Paul, I'm Divorcing You. BTW I'm Keeping The Dog'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK

Hell hath no fury… A man was served a nasty shock along with his evening tipple in a bar in Wales after his soon to be ex-wife announced she was div...

Leicestershire Girl Dies After Dog Bite

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

UPDATE: First Picture Of The Bulldog Which Mauled Girl, 4, To Death A young girl has died after being bitten by a dog, Leicestershire Police said....

'You're Getting F*** All'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK

An angry divorcee in Coalville, Leicester, has hung up a sign outside his house aimed at his ex-wife following what appears to be an acrimonious split...

Horse Meat Found In Leicestershire School Dinners

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK

Horse meat has been found in the minced beef served in school dinners in Leicestershire, a council has confirmed. The council, which supplies 224 s...

Senior Leicestershire Police Officer Killed By Train

PA | Posted 20.10.2012 | UK

A senior police officer who had been suspended over allegations of gross misconduct and fraud has been found dead on a railway line after being hit by...

Dead Near

PA | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK

An archaeological dig hunting for the grave of Richard III will continue for a third week as researchers get "tantalisingly close" in their search. ...

Grave Matter

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK

Archaeologists leading the search for the lost grave of King Richard III announced on Saturday that they have made a new advance in their quest. Re...

Homeowner Arrested After Shooting Suspected Burglars

PA | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK

A homeowner has been arrested after he shot two suspected burglars at his remote home. The man and his wife were disturbed by the break-in in the W...

Homes Evacuated After Leicester Factory Blaze

PA | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK

Dozens of people have been evacuated from their homes and roads have been closed following a large factory fire. Leicestershire Police advised peop...

Olympic Torch Relay Rehearsal Kicks Off In Leicestershire

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK

A full dress rehearsal for the London 2012 Olympics torch relay is under way with Leicestershire bearers leading the way. Some 122 participants fro...

Curve Presents 'Hotel Paradiso'

Priya Mahida | Posted 18.04.2012 | Home
Priya Mahida

I have to admit that my highlight of the week was seeing a show that I hardly knew anything about at Curve theatre in Leicester. As you've probably gu...

Bad Grades: The Fault of Students or Lecturers and Tutors?

Priya Mahida | Posted 08.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Priya Mahida

During my time at university, I have seen students use their initiative less and take less responsibility for their work, instead expecting lecturers and tutors to spell out exactly what is required of them.

Goodbye 42nd Street, Hello Gypsy

Priya Mahida | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Priya Mahida

Curve, a theatre located smack-bang in the city centre, provides visitors with an experience usually associated with only some London-based theatres. ...

Pilot Killed In Light Aircraft Collision Crash

PA | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK

A man has died and two other people have been treated for minor injuries after two light aircraft collided near an airport. Leices...

Children Dedicate Pantomime To Sisters Knifed By Ex-Policeman Father

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Schoolchildren have dedicated a pantomime performance to their friends Kimberley and Genevieve after the sisters were knifed by their policeman father...

Three Dead In Melton Mowbray House

PA | Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK

Leicestershire Police said they received a report at around 4.23pm that a 15-year-old girl had been injured in Melton Mowbray. She was taken to hos...