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Scrapping coin toss is 'rubbish'
Scrapping the coin toss in county cricket is "against the spirit of the game", says Leicestershire all-rounder Ben Raine. (Read More...)
Murphy out but Selby through in York
Mark Selby finds his season's best form to reach the UK Championship quarter-finals - but Shaun Murphy is knocked out. (Read More...)
Liang 'bored me off the table' - Ford
Tom Ford accuses Liang Wenbo of "boring him off the table" after losing in the UK Championship fourth round. (Read More...)
Tuilagi agrees new Leicester deal
England centre Manu Tuilagi agrees a new contract with Leicester Tigers, BBC Radio Leicester reports. (Read More...)
Selby sets up Robertson semi-final
World number one Mark Selby moves into the semi-finals of the UK Championship with a 6-1 win over Matt Selt. (Read More...)
Worcester 20-29 Leicester
Leicester fight back from 17-0 down to overcome 14-man Worcester in an extraordinary encounter at Sixways Stadium. (Read More...)
Swansea City 0-3 Leicester City
Riyad Mahrez's hat-trick propels Leicester to the top of the Premier League as they beat a poor Swansea. (Read More...)
Double yellow lines only 60cm long
But they only cost£1 to paint (Read More...)
Primark case and the 'mammary militia'
Has the Primark case damaged the breastfeeding movement? (Read More...)
Primark breastfeeding liar sentenced
A mother who falsely claimed a Primark security guard snatched her baby from her while she was breastfeeding is given a suspended prison sentence. (Read More...)
Cab drivers in rush-hour 'go slow'
Black cab drivers cause rush hour disruption in a row with the city council over a new penalty points system. (Read More...)
Airport passenger numbers down
East Midlands Airport blames drop in passenger numbers on the withdrawal of an airline. (Read More...)
Record 1,254 Christmas trees at church
A Christmas tree festival thought to be the largest in the country has broken its own record by having 1,254 trees. (Read More...)
Bethlehem flame to remember Kayleigh
A light lit from a flame at what is believed to be the birthplace of Jesus is being brought to Leicestershire in memory of teenager Kayleigh Haywood. (Read More...)