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Government is ‘turning a blind eye’ to spiralling suicide rate among military veterans

Health
Stapleford Park Country House Hotel EMN-180717-124805001

Emergency services treat six Stapleford Park Hotel staff after incident

Business
County council contractors begin to repair rattling manhole covers in Leicester Street, Melton, with the road set to be closed for up to four days EMN-180717-150020001

Melton town centre road closed again as manhole cover repairs begin

Transport
Stephen Hallam, managing director of Dickinson and Morris EMN-180716-150515001

Melton pork pies and Stilton cheese will retain geographical protection in Brexit plans

Whats on

Dramatic photos show extent of last night’s huge Knossington barn fire

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Leicester City coming to Melton at Twinlakes with their Community Football Skills and Activities Day

Whats on

Dog Trust Loughborough prepares to host popular Summer Fun Day at Wymeswold

Whats on

Melton roadshow to appeal for more Melton people to adopt children

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Fire news

Fire crews fight sheds blaze at Syston home

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Judge sentences local company directors for £55,000 VAT fraud

Crime

Melton town centre road closed again as manhole cover repairs begin

Transport
An air ambulance photographed by an onlooker on parkland off Staveley Road, Melton, following a road traffic collision involving a child on nearby Morley Close EMN-180716-100822001

Child airlifted to hospital after being in collision with a car in Melton

Transport
Police have made drink drive arrests EMN-180716-095725001

Police arrest more than 100 Leicestershire drivers for drink or drug offences

Crime
Traders next to one of the drain manhole covers in Leicester Street, Melton, which are due to be repaired to stop them rattling loudly and disturbing people who work and live near them EMN-180713-101042001

NEWSFLASH: Market Place has reopened but will close again for four days on Tuesday

Transport
The closure of Market Place in Melton, at its junction with Burton Street, to enable essential sewage pipe repairs EMN-180907-113211001

Busy Melton town centre road set to reopen tomorrow two weeks ahead of schedule

Transport

Judge sentences local company directors for £55,000 VAT fraud

Crime
An air ambulance photographed by an onlooker on parkland off Staveley Road, Melton, following a road traffic collision involving a child on nearby Morley Close EMN-180716-100822001

Child airlifted to hospital after being in collision with a car in Melton

Transport
Police have made drink drive arrests EMN-180716-095725001

Police arrest more than 100 Leicestershire drivers for drink or drug offences

Crime
Long Field Academy heads of house Jenny Turner and Kayleigh Aylmer at the padlock memorial to former pupil Leah Reek EMN-180713-101125001

Melton schoolchildren create special memorial for former pupil Leah Reek

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Young Melton school pupils impress in Rotary Design and Manufacturing Competition

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Long Field Academy heads of house Jenny Turner and Kayleigh Aylmer at the padlock memorial to former pupil Leah Reek EMN-180713-101125001

Melton schoolchildren create special memorial for former pupil Leah Reek

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Mowbray Education Trust CEO Christine Stansfield EMN-181207-134547001

NEWSFLASH: Melton schools to share same term dates after academy trust’s decision

Education
Harry Potter on the Swallowdale Reading Bus PHOTO: Supplied

Melton school reading bus at Swallowdale decorated by graffiti artist

Education
Damien Turrell, head teacher of Brownlow Primary School in Melton, surveys the busy scene outside at the end of Monday's school day EMN-180907-163415001

Patrol car with camera to monitor parents who flout parking restrictions outside Melton school

Education

Emergency services treat six Stapleford Park Hotel staff after incident

Business
County council contractors begin to repair rattling manhole covers in Leicester Street, Melton, with the road set to be closed for up to four days EMN-180717-150020001

Melton town centre road closed again as manhole cover repairs begin

Transport
Stephen Hallam, managing director of Dickinson and Morris EMN-180716-150515001

Melton pork pies and Stilton cheese will retain geographical protection in Brexit plans

Whats on
A fire at a farm in Knossington where 800 tonnes of hay stored in a barn went up in flames EMN-180717-090950001

Dramatic photos show extent of last night’s huge Knossington barn fire

News

Government is ‘turning a blind eye’ to spiralling suicide rate among military veterans

Health
County council contractors begin to repair rattling manhole covers in Leicester Street, Melton, with the road set to be closed for up to four days EMN-180717-150020001

Melton town centre road closed again as manhole cover repairs begin

Transport
Stephen Hallam, managing director of Dickinson and Morris EMN-180716-150515001

Melton pork pies and Stilton cheese will retain geographical protection in Brexit plans

Whats on
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Appeal lodged against Melton Council’s refusal of Waltham housing scheme

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Representatives of Axis Europe PLC and Melton Council pictured following the company's appointment as housing and maintenance contractor EMN-181107-133009001

New Melton Council contractor pledges to donate £90,000 to needy local causes

News

Mystery of A607 Croxton Kerrial water leak is solved

Business
Rosalie and Andre Mould hard at work clearing the roadside gulley as part of the clean-up Rempstone campaign PHOTO: Supplied

Rempstone residents lend a helping hand during village clean-up

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Melton Council leader, Councillor Joe Orson, and chief executive, Edd de Coverly, with officials from Biffa, at the signing of the borough's new waste contract EMN-180806-124901001

Cameras on new Melton bin lorries will record every collection and monitor dangerous overtakers

Business
Mick Clowes and colleagues from the Melton and Oakham Waterways Society pictured on Lag Lane off the B676 - the route of the former canal they want to restore follows the hedge in the background EMN-180406-103533001

‘Plans to restore former Melton canal could be scuppered by bypass route’

Environment

Government is ‘turning a blind eye’ to spiralling suicide rate among military veterans

Health
Stapleford Park Country House Hotel EMN-180717-124805001

Emergency services treat six Stapleford Park Hotel staff after incident

Business
Horsefly bites can result in horrible, painful blisters

Why bloodsucking horseflies are on the rise this summer

Health
Horsefly bites can result in horrible, painful blisters

As NHS warn of a rise in blood sucking insects and horsefly bites, here’s what you should do if bitten

Health
An air ambulance photographed by an onlooker on parkland off Staveley Road, Melton, following a road traffic collision involving a child on nearby Morley Close EMN-180716-100822001

Child airlifted to hospital after being in collision with a car in Melton

Transport