23/02/2014 East Midlands Today


23/02/2014

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With your news now for the East Midlands, I'm Maurice Flynn.

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Forensic teams have been investigating a house in Leicester

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following the discovery of a body. The man's body was 0

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following the discovery of a body. The man's body was found at the

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property on Somerfield Walk in Beaumont Leys. Police say a

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25`year`old man's been arrested as part of the investigation.

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Neighbours have been talking about the people who lived there.

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My daughter could communicate with him through sign language. Total

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shock. Been kept very much in the dark, the only thing we have found

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out 0 dark, the only thing we have found

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out is 0 dark, the only thing we have found

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out is on the Internet. It is very quiet around here.

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Police looking for a man, missing for more than three weeks in Derby,

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have found a body. Nadish Kunwar hasn't been seen since a night out

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with friends in January. Since then his friends and family have been

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appealing for help to find him. Last night, police say a body was found

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in the River Derwent. It's yet to be formally identified, but they

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believe 0 formally identified, but they

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believe it is Nadish. His family has been informed.

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Ukrainians settled in the East Midlands held a vigil in the centre

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of Nottingham earlier. Some travelled from Leicester, others

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from the West Midlands, to take part. They were supporting each

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other throughout the unrest in their home country, but also remembering

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those protesters killed on orders of the Government during clashes in

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Kiev. There is a real melting pot of emotions, from 0

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Kiev. There is a real melting pot of emotions, from anger to 0

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Kiev. There is a real melting pot of emotions, from anger to sorrow to

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confusion. I find it very difficult to watch on a screen, I can imagine

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the emotions they are going through seeing it live in front of them.

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A rescue charity that was put out of action when 0

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A rescue charity that was put out of action when thieves stole their

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vital life`saving equipment is once again up and running. The

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Leicestershire Search and Rescue team has thanked its donors and says

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it now has more volunteers than ever. Tom Brown reports.

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It is a stock check his team feared they would never make again as last

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June thousands of pounds of crucial equipment were stolen from this

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volunteer search and rescue base in Woodville. 0

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volunteer search and rescue base in Woodville. We lost a lot of medical

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equipment. Some computer equipment, a defibrillator. To find it stolen

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was a massive blow to the team. Now, 0 0 0

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was a massive blow to the team. Now, the team is back on the road

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and bigger than ever. They have been given to new vehicles, thousands of

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pounds of new equipment and even added more volunteers, whether it

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has been from local companies or the local community support has not been

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hard to find. They have also been able to set up a team that helps the

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emergency services in adverse weather conditions. I think that

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this winter has been exceedingly useful. `` something. It has made a

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stronger and more determined to progress and make it a special team

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to volunteer for. The damage left by the thieves is still fresh in the

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memory, but the team is now restocked, 0

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memory, but the team is now restocked, reset and ready to give

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up their time to help the people of Leicestershire.

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In the weekend's football Leicester City and Derby both won again. But

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Forest lost ground on the top two. With the action, Colin Hazelden

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reports. Leicester City are unbeaten in 13

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matches and still eight points clear at the top after rolling over

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Ipswich with goals from Jamie and David Nugent. Visiting manager Mick

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McCarthy described them as the best team in the championship by 1

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million miles. Derby are having to work to find

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ways to win, they have improved hugely 0

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ways to win, they have improved hugely after a poor first half.

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Chris Martin's great free kick. If Forest could beat Burnley, Derby

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would have gone second, but the injuries are taking their toll. They

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were 3`0 up in 35 minutes. A better second half was too little too

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late, but did bring a consolation penalty. Notts County drew away

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Waitrose bree `` at Shrewsbury. Shrewsbury, like Notts, are fighting

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right nation. `` relegation. Mansfield put together a brilliant

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win at home, Matt reads a hero with this first half goal.

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And today's rugby saw the Leicester Tigers move into the play`off places

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in the Premiership. They beat London Irish 15`20 0 0

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in the Premiership. They beat London Irish 15`20 to move to fourth, ahead

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of Harlequins who look to be their most likely rivals for the final

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play`off place. Let's check the weather now, with

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Kaye. It was a blustery day with some

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strong 0 0 It was a blustery day with some

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strong winds and we have had quite a lot of cloud. It looks as though we

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will see some sunshine eventually, but we will do wait a while as we

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have rain to get through first. Tonight, we stay dry, at least, but

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we'll keep a a lot of cloud and the winds as well. A blustery nights to

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come. They will hold the temperatures up, we are frost free

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once again. Tomorrow morning, a dry start to begin with, but we 0

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once again. Tomorrow morning, a dry start to begin with, but we will

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quickly see rain bush in from the West. It starts to fizzle out as it

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headed eastwards and then clears. The skies will brighten, a bit of

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sunshine coming in and the winds easing down and temperatures on the

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mild 0 easing down and temperatures on the

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mild size, 0 0 easing down and temperatures on the

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mild size, nine or 10 Celsius. A relatively unsettled this week,

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quite showery, but at least it is staying mild.

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I will have more for you at 10:15pm. Goodbye. 0

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Hello. Still no sign of the weather really settling down next week.

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There should be an improvement for most of us tomorrow. It will not be

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as windy as it has been today, and the band of rain will slowly peter

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out. We still have some rain to come through the night. This band of rain

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is quite slow moving, it will wander northwards into Dumfries and

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Galloway. Close to Northern Ireland, heavy rain in Cumbria and later in

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the night it will turn whether in Wales and the south-west. Southerly

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wind, quite strong at the moment, that will ease as the night goes on

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but it should be pretty mild, six or seven degrees, typically. Tomorrow,

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we start with heavy rain, especially over the hills, as it slips slowly

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eastwards so the rain tends to become light and patchy. Buying it,

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we get some sunshine and maybe a few showers. A good day in Scotland

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especially northern Scotland. In Northern Ireland

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