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First glimpse at plans for hundreds of homes on Melton factory site

Politics
Resident Chris Fisher (left) hands over a petition to crime commissioner Lord Willy Bach (right) and Melton Council leader, Councillor Joe Orson, calling for action to tackle the recent upsurge in crime in the town EMN-171016-104923001

Police top brass to attend public debate on rising crime in Melton

Crime
Booooo! Imogen, Millie and Louis Whitehouse all dressed up in scary wear PHOTO: Supplied

Fang-tastic fancy dress contest for children at Melton Town Estate’s Halloween Bonfire Party

Whats on

Why is the sun and sky such a weird colour?

News

Melton care home workers march in Leicester Memory Walk for Alzheimer’s

News

Busy route to close for three days in Vale of Belvoir

Transport

Rutland and Melton RNLI’s supporters meet for annual lunch event

News

Mayor’s Cadet will represent young people at civic events in Melton

News
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Firefighters alerted to horse stuck in a bog near Melton

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The air ambulance in a car park off Scalford Road, on am emergency call-out to a patient with a medical condition on Saturday afternoon EMN-171016-112743001

Air ambulance attends emergency incident in Melton

Health

Busy route to close for three days in Vale of Belvoir

Transport

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime

VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage released to put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers

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Road closed

UPDATE: Two men killed and man and woman arrested after ‘horrific’ crash shuts A1 for 16 hours

Transport

Traffic chaos as 20 miles of A1 to remain closed for much of today after fatal lorry crash

Transport

Police top brass to attend public debate on rising crime in Melton

Crime

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
Carla Fox is receives a 'the chief constables commendation for outstanding work' from Leicestershire Chief Constable Simon Cole EMN-171013-122231001

Special police awards for Vale of Belvoir duo

Crime

Police yet to identify victims of A1 fatal collision after car burst into flames, court told

Crime

Brooksby Melton College leases high-spec tractors to help agricultural students on the road to success

Education
Community

Thrussington youngsters are celebrating getting reputable science award

Education
Staff and pupils with the Bishop and clergy from the local diocese after the anniversary mass PHOTO: Tim Williams

Saint Francis School in Melton marks sixtieth anniversary with special mass service

Education
Pupils having fun completing a workout PHOTO: Supplied

YouTube sensation and fitness fanatic Joe Wicks gets Whissendine schoolchildren moving with workouts

Education

First glimpse at plans for hundreds of homes on Melton factory site

Politics
Roadworks

Busy route to close for three days in Vale of Belvoir

Transport
Water supply

Workmen called out to another burst water pipe in Melton

Business

VIDEO: Wrist watch blasted into space and comes back down to earth in Melton

Business

First glimpse at plans for hundreds of homes on Melton factory site

Politics
Richard Norton, who is running back-to-back marathons to raise money for the Remembrance Day parade in Melton, with the town's Poppy Appeal organiser Jock Bryson EMN-170910-152317001

Poppy Appeal organiser ‘disgusted’ after police pull out of annual Melton parade

Politics
Melton Borough Council offices in Parkside, off Burton Street EMN-170410-121406001

Melton Council beefs up security after officers suffer abuse

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Dinah Hickling, who has stepped down as Melton TOwn Estate senior town warden EMN-170310-152349001

New senior town warden appointed for Melton

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NEWSFLASH: Results revealed on suspicious substance sent to Melton Council offices

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Church members launch £165,000 fundraising campaign after spate of lead thefts

News
East Midlands In Bloom judges Derek Bilby, Richard Stephen and Simon Lucas with Marie Walters in Sherrard Street EMN-170925-113727001

Five floral display awards for Melton in ‘blooming’ good effort

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The Flying Scotsman passes Wyfordby as it travels from London up to York.
PHOTO PAUL DAVIES EMN-170915-154014001

Flying Scotsman chugs through Melton again

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Wall Flower Blues entertain on the music stage PHOTO: Tim Williams

Stathern will be party central this weekend

Whats on

Air ambulance attends emergency incident in Melton

Health
Fizzy drinks linked to liver disease in children

Fizzy drinks damaging kids’ livers

News
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Emergency services scrambled after car hits front door of a property

Transport
LOROS Local PHOTO: Supplied

LOROS’s mobile resource centre visiting Melton as part of Hospice Care Week tour

News
John Bailey (left) and Bob White, who have started up a support group for fellow prostate cancer sufferers in Melton EMN-170310-165622001

New Melton prostate cancer group attracts 40 people

Health