- Leicester's Phoenix Square needs a £250,000 council bail-out, less than a year after the film and digital media centre opened.
- Vandals cause chaos for thousands of passengers after starting a fire that destroyed signal cabling between Market Harborough and Leicester.
- A Conservative county councillor and cabinet member has been charged with assault.
Saturday, August 14, 2010
Meanwhile in Leicestershire
Honestly, I am out of the classroom for five minutes and look what happens: