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Last Updated: Saturday, 17 June 2006, 16:20 GMT 17:20 UK
Week in pictures: East Midlands

Roy Clarke, a former swimming teacher, is jailed for abusing children over a 60-year period has died in prison

Roy Clarke, a former swimming teacher from Leicester, is jailed for abusing children over a 60-year period has died in prison.

A man has admitted sending a venomous tarantula spider in a package to a colleague at work.

A man from Leicester has admitted sending a venomous tarantula spider in a package to a colleague at work.

A woman who stalked and harassed an ex-colleague after a one night stand has been jailed for four years.

Anita Debnath, 37, from Hinckley, Leicestershire, who stalked and harassed an ex-colleague after a one night stand is jailed for four years.

Market traders in Leicester have been banned from selling a football T-shirt with slogans about English victories in the World Cup and World Wars.

Market traders in Leicester are banned from selling T-shirt with slogans about English victories in the World Cup and World Wars.

An East Midlands disabled swimmer and the head of a charity helping children from Chernobyl have won honours in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for 2006.

Richard Hudson, 38, from Scalford in Melton Mowbray, a swimmer with Downs Syndrome, wins honours in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for 2006.




SEE ALSO
Child sex attacker dies in prison
14 Jun 06 |  Leicestershire
Man sent tarantula to colleague
14 Jun 06 |  Leicestershire
One night stand stalker is jailed
16 Jun 06 |  Leicestershire
Ban on 'offensive' T-shirt sale
16 Jun 06 |  Leicestershire
Top disabled swimmer wins an MBE
17 Jun 06 |  Leicestershire



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