Arts funding: Major English venues cut, with more money for the regions
Arts Council England takes money from four major venues in a bid to boost regional organisations.
Hinckley deaths: Funeral held for Adam and Matthew Stokes
The funerals of Matthew, 11, and Adam Stokes, five, took place at St Mary's Church in Hinckley.
Victim of ex-BBC stars Tony and Julie Wadsworth 'happy' over conviction
A man who gave evidence against Tony and Julie Wadsworth in court says the pair will "feel the punishment".
Petition over Richard III Leicester Cathedral show
The decision to stage Shakespeare's play at the monarch's resting place was branded "disrespectful".
Andrew Dobson jailed for 'child-like' sex doll import bid
Police described the doll - ordered online from Hong Kong and intercepted at East Midlands Airport - as "obscene".
Drinking water had three times higher chlorine levels than pool
Thousands of homes were left without safe water for 26 hours after 8.8mg per litre of chlorine was detected.