Category: Breaking News

Concerns on Campus

I’m sure that everyone has been told not to go to certain places at night. There’s roads you shouldn’t go down or people you shouldn’t talk to. You shouldn’t go through parks at night, I remember being told when I...

/ 19th October 2018

De Montfort student is suspended

UPDATE: Monday 19th March (17:36) De Montfort University released a second statement on Twitter regarding both cases involving Elizabeth Sawyerr. It can be read in full below. Monday 19 March: A statement from De Montfort University pic.twitter.com/rKOoRRIVvv — De Montfort...

/ 15th March 2018

Britain to face hung parliament after snap general election

With the voting over for the snap general election of 2017 the results are finally in, there can be party forming a majority government resulting in a hung parliament. Altogether there are 10 seats up for grabs in the Leicestershire...

/ 8th June 2017

DSU Deputy President Reinstated Following Investigation.

Augustus Mbanasor has been reinstated to his role as DP Education following his suspension from the De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU). A statement on the DSU website read: ‘De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) has reinstated Augustus Mbanasor as Deputy President Education with...

/ 13th April 2017

DSU Deputy President Suspended Pending Investigation

Update: 13/04/2017 –  Augustus has since been reinstated as DP Education at the DSU, you can read more about that here We have received reports that the De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) Deputy President Education Augustus Mbanasor has been asked to...

/ 22nd March 2017

Fire at electrical sub station sends black smoke across Leicester skyline

Around 11:45am today, the Electrical sub station on Blackbird Avenue caught fire as a pillar of smoke reached up into the air, being seen from as far away as De Montfort University. The black smoke was seen throughout the city,...

/ 21st March 2017

Leicestershire Police to increase firearms patrols to help reassure public

  Leicestershire Police will be ensuring Christmas spirit is protected in busy areas around the county this holiday season – with the use of firearms. The ramp up in armed patrols comes in the wake of the attacks that have...

/ 22nd December 2016

US Election – Live Updates

As the polls close in several states the initial results are coming in while some states still have many people left to cast their ballot and whose results will come through the night. 7:12 GMT Asian markets plummet as predictions...

/ 8th November 2016

Man Charged After Bede Park Attack

A 32-year-old man has been charged with multiple offences after an incident at Bede park this weekend. The incident took place at around 7:15am on Saturday 29 October in which a woman was approached by a man and attacked. The...

/ 3rd November 2016