Roy Clarke, a former swimming teacher from Leicester, is jailed for abusing children over a 60-year period has died in prison.
A man from Leicester has admitted sending a venomous tarantula spider in a package to a colleague at work.
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 are banned from selling T-shirt with slogans about English victories in the World Cup and World Wars.
Richard Hudson, 38, from Scalford in Melton Mowbray, a swimmer with Downs Syndrome, wins honours in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for 2006.