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Umpires Naeem Ashraf and Jasmine Naeem become the first husband and wife to officiate a professional fixture in England together.
02 July 2022
England batter Danni Wyatt helps Southern Vipers begin their defence of the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy with a rain-affected victory over Central Sparks.
02 July 2022
British wildcard Katie Boulter's Wimbledon run is ended in a straight-set third-round loss to France's Harmony Tan.
02 July 2022
Police are appealing for witnesses after the man in his 80s was struck in Nottingham Road, Loughborough.
02 July 2022
Charles Neeson died after being attacked by Joe Baldwin following a disagreement.
01 July 2022
Five British passengers were unlawfully killed when their plane was shot down, an inquest hears.
01 July 2022
Katie Boulter is into the third round of a Grand Slam for the first time - but who is the British number three?
01 July 2022
Gary Butcher who is serving a life sentence pleaded guilty to escaping from HMP North Sea Camp.
01 July 2022
The unnamed man "was hoping for some sort of relationship" with her, an investigation finds.
01 July 2022
South Africa international Marco van Staden is to leave Leicester after just one season at Welford Road.
01 July 2022
Almost all of the UK's Covid rules have ended, two years after they were introduced.
01 July 2022
Holly Hudson, 21, says she feels "overwhelmed" to have raised more than £1,000.
01 July 2022
British wildcard Katie Boulter enthrals Wimbledon's Centre Court with a stunning fightback to beat 2021 runner-up Karolina Pliskova.
01 July 2022
Surges of Covid are happening again around the world, driven by some new subvariants of Omicron.
01 July 2022
A new centre in Lutterworth is among 11 opening in Rutland, Leicester and Leicestershire this year.
01 July 2022
Kym Aley is jailed after leading police on a four-minute chase through two busy estates.
30 June 2022
Julie Burdett was found emaciated and covered in her own faeces, urine and vomit, a court hears.
30 June 2022
Uncapped Leicester Tigers flanker Tommy Reffell will make his Wales debut against South Africa in Saturday's opening Test in Pretoria.
30 June 2022
The government has announced the end of all Covid restrictions in England.
22 February 2022
What would ending isolation rules in England mean for people who are worried about getting Covid?
22 February 2022
The symptoms are similar to a cold, while genetic analysis is the only way to confirm the variant.
04 January 2022
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