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Statement Following Major Incident at the King Power Stadium

Date Published: 29 October 2018
Rutland County Council

A joint Statement by Councillor Oliver Hemsley, Leader of Rutland County Council, and Councillor Kenneth Bool, Council Chairman, following the major incident at Leicester's King Power Stadium.

"Like many of you, we have been shocked and deeply saddened by the tragic events that took place at Leicester City Football Club on Saturday evening.

"Rutland has always had close ties with Leicester and many people who live here are passionate Leicester City fans. 

"Our thoughts and heartfelt condolences go out to everyone connected with Leicester City Football Club and especially to the friends and family of all those who lost their lives."


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