23 October 2014 Last updated at 16:27 ET

Thousands enjoy Diwali celebrationsLeicester Diwali 2014

More than 30,000 people gather along Leicester's Golden Mile for the city's annual Diwali celebrations.


Flowers, toys, cards and notes are left at the scene where a 22-year-old mother-to-be Paige Jackson diedCharge over pregnant pedestrian death

A man is charged with causing the death of a pregnant pedestrian who was run over in Leicester.

Biffa rubbish-handling plant in LeicesterWaste stink 'misery' to continue

Residents may have to put up with a "putrid smell" coming from a rubbish-handling plant for another 15 years, a councillor claims.

John Hess Article written by John Hess John Hess Political editor, East Midlands

Is there an appetite for devolution in the East Midlands?

How enthusiastic are the people of the East Midlands about the possibility of getting more political power from Westminster?

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