Work begins on a new stand at Leicester Tigers' stadium
A total of 21 community groups are set to take over the running of some of Leicestershire County Council's libraries.
A petition is started calling for Leicester City Council to save one of the few remaining "open air" schools in the UK.
Leicester West's Liz Kendall gathers more support in her Labour leadership race.
Directly-elected "metro mayors" will be able to undertake the functions of Police and Crime Commissioners in England, under plans included in the Queen's Speech.
Leicestershire Police call for a review of the decision not to prosecute ex-Labour MP Lord Janner over alleged child sex abuse.
A woman who launched a petition opposing the possible release of child murderer Colin Pitchfork says she has had a "phenomenal" response.
Leicester held up as example of good practice
Could county be served by a single authority?
Mathew Tait could remain at Leicester Tigers next season despite agreeing a move to French side Bayonne in January.
Leicester Lions owner David Hemsley says he is "embarrassed" after three riders quit and is considering his future.
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