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Belgium tells citizens not to travel to Leicester amid new lockdown

Arrivals from the east Midlands city will have to quarantine for two weeks Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Belgian government has placed Leicester on its “red zone” list, requiring all new arrivals who have recently visited the city to go into quarantine for two weeks.The east Midlands city has joined a handful of others in Spain and Portugal – as well as Finland, Ireland and Malta and Norway – on a list of places the Belgian government has banned its citizens tra...
Tags: Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Norway, East Midlands, Leicester, Malta, Midlands, Coronavirus outbreak, Finland Ireland


Coronavirus live news: dozens of US Marines in Japan contract coronavirus; call for clarity on masks in UK

Cases in India pass 800,000; France exceeds 30,000 deaths; San Quentin prison in US has seven deaths and 1,500 positive tests 2.26pm BST Thirty-eight people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths in hospitals to 29,051, according to the PA news agency. The patients were aged between 40 and 98 and three patients, aged 65 to 86 years, had no known underlying health conditions, NHS England said. Another seven deaths we...
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Belgium tells Leicester arrivals to quarantine

Leicester is the only UK city on the Belgian government's list of higher risk coronavirus areas.
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Leicester factory put lives at risk during lockdown, claims garment worker

Exclusive: amid allegations of production continuing behind closed doors, regulators have clamped down in the cityCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageWhen the garment factory where Anil worked learned that the risk of coronavirus meant it couldn’t do business as usual, it didn’t shut up shop. Instead, it locked the doors.“It was always going,” said Anil, not his real name. “They wrote on pieces of paper: ‘The factory is closed because of coronavirus.’ But they locked the ...
Tags: Health, Business, Society, UK News, Retail industry, Health policy, Leicester, Employment law, Manufacturing sector, Boohoo, Anil, Coronavirus outbreak


Leicester lockdown: The loneliness of the lockdown city

As the lockdown is extended in the city, how is it affecting the most isolated residents?
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Leicester lockdown factories 'almost doubled staff' during Covid-19

A whistleblower in Leicester says demand for cheap clothing left workers exposed to Covid-19.
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Leicester lockdown: Door-to-door Covid-19 tests run for first time

Leicester's mayor said increased testing in this way would help bring down the infection rate.
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‘Whack-a-Mole’ Against Virus Sounds Reasonable, Unless You’re the Mole

When the city of Leicester was shocked with a second lockdown, it lashed back with anger and recriminations.
Tags: News, Leicester, Johnson, Great Britain, Boris, Politics And Government, Shutdowns (Institutional, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Quarantines, Leicester (England, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Coronavirus Reopenings


Transfer rumours: Alaba, De Bruyne, Jovic, Sancho, Mbappe

Man City want Alaba and De Bruyne is staying, Real Madrid ready to sell Jovic with Leicester keen, plus more.
Tags: Football, Real Madrid, Leicester, De Bruyne, Alaba, Jovic, Alaba De Bruyne Jovic Sancho Mbappe


‘Whack-a-Mole’ Against Virus Sounds Reasonable, Unless You’re the Mole

When the city of Leicester was shocked with a second lockdown, it lashed back with anger and recriminations.
Tags: News, Leicester, Johnson, Great Britain, Boris, Politics And Government, Shutdowns (Institutional, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Quarantines, Leicester (England, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Coronavirus Reopenings


Coronavirus: Data shows cases in England falling

Two reports charting coronavirus show cases in England falling - with Leicester also seeing a fall.
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Leicester lockdown: No plans for extra Covid cash, minister says

Local businesses and politicians say they were expecting more financial support from the government.
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Coronavirus: Jobs loss warnings, aviation 'ignored' and anger in Leicester

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Thursday morning.
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Coronavirus: Public spending soars, aviation 'ignored' and anger in Leicester

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Thursday morning.
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Coronavirus live news: Melbourne locks down as global cases pass 12m

Trump’s Tulsa rally ‘likely contributed’ to city’s surge in cases; infections worldwide pass 12m; nearly 3,000 miners infected in Chile. Follow the latest updates‘This lockdown seems different’: second time around, Melbourne is on edgeUS cases rise by world record 60,000 in one dayTrump criticises Fauci and says US in a ‘good place’ as cases top 3mPence pushes to reopen schools amid fears CDC is bowing to Trump’s demandsScientists join forces to investigate airborne risk of coronavirus 3.23am ...
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Leicester lockdown: No plans for extra Covid cash, minister says

Local businesses and politicians say they were expecting more financial support from the government.
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Boohoo to launch independent review of supply chain

Boohoo to launch independent review of supply chain. Move follows allegations about pay and conditions at Leicester factories selling clothes to firm
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Solskjaer says Man Utd aiming for maximum points to reach Champions League

London (AFP) – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Manchester United may need to win all of their remaining Premier League games to qualify for next season’s Champions League. Leicester’s 1-1 draw at Arsenal on Tuesday means... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Man Utd, Leicester, Afp, Gunnar Solskjaer, Solskjaer


Arsenal 1-1 Leicester: Brendan Rodgers praises Kasper Schmeichel in 'deserved' draw

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers says a point was the least his side deserved against Arsenal in their 1-1 draw, and hailed goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel as one of the top players.
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Rodgers hopes late leveller at Arsenal sparks Leicester revival

London (AFP) – Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers is hoping Jamie Vardy’s late equaliser to salvage a 1-1 draw at Arsenal on Tuesday will prove a turning point as the Foxes try to cling on to... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Brendan Rodgers, Leicester, Jamie Vardy, Afp, Rodgers, AFP Leicester


Arsenal 1-1 Leicester: Mikel Arteta frustrated by red card decisions against Foxes

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says his side paid for not being ruthless enough against Leicester, letting slip a 1-0 lead after Eddie Nketiah was sent off to draw the game 1-1.
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Chelsea cling on to win five-goal thriller, Leicester held at Arsenal

London (AFP) – Chelsea moved up to third in the Premier League table after holding out to win a 3-2 thriller at Crystal Palace, while Leicester could only manage a draw at 10-man Arsenal on... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Arsenal, Leicester, Crystal Palace, Afp, AFP Chelsea


Arsenal 1-1 Leicester City: Vardy rescues point for visitors after Aubameyang opener

Jamie Vardy equalises with five minutes remaining to earn Leicester a point at 10-man Arsenal.
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Vardy's late goal salvages draw for Leicester against 10-man Arsenal

Jamie Vardy equalises with five minutes remaining to earn Leicester a point at 10-man Arsenal.
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Vardy secures vital point for Leicester at 10-man Arsenal

London (AFP) – Jamie Vardy salvaged a much-needed point for Leicester in their quest to claim a place in next season’s Champions League in a 1-1 draw at Arsenal on Tuesday dominated by VAR reviews.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Leicester, Jamie Vardy, Vardy, Afp, Var


Arsenal vs Leicester LIVE: Result and reaction from Premier League fixture tonight

Arsenal host Leicester City in a key battle in the race for a top four finish in the Premier League.The Gunners are mounting an unlikely charge to qualify for next season’s Champions League after winning at Wolves, while Leicester have steadied themselves after a tricky start since the league resumed by easing past Crystal Palace.
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Next, Asos and Amazon drop Boohoo amid Leicester factory claims

Retailers suspend label from websites after report on supplier working conditionsNext, Asos and Amazon pulled all Boohoo clothing from sale as growing anger over workers’ pay and conditions at the company’s suppliers resulted in £1.5bn being wiped from the fast fashion brand’s value in two days.Allegations that some factories in Leicester that sell clothes to Boohoo pay as little as £3.50 an hour and failed to protect workers from coronavirus emerged last week. On Tuesday, the three online retai...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Fashion, Life and style, UK News, Retail industry, Leicester, Asos, Next, Boohoo, Zalando, Coronavirus outbreak


Coronavirus: 'Big problem' at Leicester factories, say workers

One man says he works in unsafe conditions because he has no other way of supporting his family.
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Former Kasabian singer Tom Meighan avoids jail for assaulting ex-fiancee

Meighan, 39, ordered to do 200 hours of unpaid work after pleading guiltyThe former Kasabian frontman Tom Meighan has narrowly avoided jail after pleading guilty to a “sustained attack” on his former fiancee.Meighan, 39, appeared at Leicester magistrates court on Tuesday where he was ordered to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work for attacking Vikki Ager. Continue reading...
Tags: Music, Crime, UK News, Culture, Leicester, Kasabian, Tom Meighan, Meighan, Vikki Ager


Coronavirus: 'Big problem' at Leicester factories

One man says he works in unsafe conditions because he has no other way of supporting his family.
Tags: News, Leicester