Council deputy leader suspended 'after asking women to stand up so he could look at them'

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Leigh Higgins has been forced to step down while an investigation is carried out

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Fifth man charged with murder of Abdirahim Mohamed in Highfields stabbing, police confirm

leicestermercury.co.uk 11h, 24m ago

In total, 7 men have been charged with offences in connection with the killing

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What happened in Leicester's Gipsy Lane after the stabbing last night

leicestermercury.co.uk 11h, 42m ago

A man and a woman are being questioned by detectives

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Stories you may have missed today on LeicestershireLive

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Catch up with today's top stories

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Do you know her? Police investigating bag theft want to talk to this woman

leicestermercury.co.uk 12h, 36m ago

The bag was stolen from inside a premises in the city centre

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Plan to scrap free prescriptions for all over-60s - who is likely to lose out

leicestermercury.co.uk 12h, 53m ago

The rule has been the same for the past 35 years

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Very active people may have higher risk of heart attack

leicestermercury.co.uk 13h, 31m ago

Exercise leads to the build-up of calcium in the coronary arteries, researchers have found

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Warm summer weather to continue into the weekend, according to BBC forecast

leicestermercury.co.uk 14h, 18m ago

Temperatures of more than 20C expected each day from Wednesday to Sunday

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Clinical trial supported by Alex's Wish has promising results for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy patients

leicestermercury.co.uk 15h, 40m ago

The study was looking at an alternative treatment for Duchenne instead of corticosteroids

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Work to build 73 retirement homes in Hinckley is well underway

leicestermercury.co.uk 16h, 38m ago

Several bungalows on the complex have already been sold

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Recap following stabbing on Gipsy Lane after investigation continues into second day

leicestermercury.co.uk 17h, 44m ago

Gipsy Lane was closed off by police on Monday evening

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Previous Great British Bake Off contestants from Leicestershire

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How many can you remember?

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Number of cannabis farm busts almost double in one year during pandemic

leicestermercury.co.uk 18h, 50m ago

Police were called to a house fire which was found to be a cannabis farm this week

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Courageous dad transforms daughter's life with kidney donation

leicestermercury.co.uk 23h, 11m ago

Kathryn has said she is "so grateful" to her brave father

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Restaurant staff needed for new aparthotel in former Fenwicks building

leicestermercury.co.uk 23h, 11m ago

Jobs available include barista, waiters and bar staff

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Axeman rams police car twice after being caught in stolen Audi

leicestermercury.co.uk 23h, 11m ago

Malakiy Ligouri was found with two offensive weapons in the vehicle, a court heard.

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Hinckley's Quartz nightclub to be turned into tanning salon

leicestermercury.co.uk 23h, 11m ago

The new salon is set to open soon

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Overnight closures on A47 in Hinckley extended for another two weeks

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 11m ago

One-way closures will also be needed on two Sundays

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Photo shows first homes taking shape as showroom opens at 850-property development

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 11m ago

The estate will include a primary school, sports pitches and parkland

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Gipsy Lane stabbing leads to arrest of man and woman

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 52m ago

Injured male was taken to hospital and police are appealing for information on the incident

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Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill visits Leicester to launch new e-bike scheme

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 50m ago

The £600,000 scheme will see e-bikes installed across the city

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Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill launches Leicester E-bike scheme

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 57m ago

The athletics legend stopped off in the city today

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Shock as house engulfed by flames is revealed to be a 'cannabis factory'

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 2m ago

A second illegal cannabis growing operation was found in a house a few doors down

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Cyclist sent flying into the air in crash and more of today's top stories from LeicestershireLive

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 8m ago

Catch up of the some of the headlines you might have missed

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CCTV clue as police search for thieves who stole electric bike from Fosse Park shopping centre

leicestermercury.co.uk 1, 12m ago

Officers want to speak to these two men

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