Category: Braunstone Town

Lee Rigby charity fraudster ordered to pay back seven times less than he took

A fraudster who failed to hand over more than £20,000 raised for the son of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has been ordered to pay back a little over £3,000 in compensation.
Gary Gardner was jailed for two and a half years in September for two counts of fr…

Hunt saboteurs are ambushed on a country lane by driver who ‘attacks their car with a hammer’

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Hunt saboteurs are ambushed on a country lane by driver who ‘attacks their car with a hammer’ and chases them as they reverse awayHunt saboteurs were attacked by two men in Smeeton Westerby, LeicestershireDash…

Updates: Overturned lorry on the M1 near Loughborough causing delays

A lorry has tipped on the M1 northbound says Leicestershire Police.
At around 9.30am the incident was reported near to Junction 23 at Loughborough and Shepshed.
A spokesman said: “Emergency services are currently dealing with an overturned HGV, delays …

Police give update on arrests made after woman injured in crash in Leicester's Church Gate

Crash investigators are appealing for witnesses after a young female pedestrian was injured in a crash.
The 19-year-old victim was hit by a car in Church Gate, near St Margaret’s Bus Station, early on Sunday morning, and was taken for treatment at Leic…