Local News

Statement on Leicester's Lockdown

The Health Secretary has announced measures to tackle the high rate of COVID-19 infections in Leicester and the surrounding areas, but I received confirmation this morning that nowhere in Rutland and Melton will be subject to the new measures.

Three local Heroes recognised for ‘bringing joy’

Rutland and Melton MP Alicia Kearns has recognised three new local heroes for their outstanding response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Rutland’s Mark Daniels and Steph Parnwell alongside Melton’s Catherine Henderson.