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Is this a UFO? Video released of unidentified objects

Footage has been uploaded of two unidentified objects hovering in the sky above Barwell in Leicestershire.

A woman from Earl Shilton filmed the two balls of bright light in the early hours of February 3.

The Daily Mirror reports that she saw them after she was woken by a strange noise.

Leicestershire UFO Investigation Network (Lufoin) is reportedly looking into the matter.

Madonna to perform in Birmingham after BRIT Awards fall

Madonna is coming to Birmingham. She will perform at the Barclaycard Arena, formerly the National Indoor Arena, on December 16.

The 56-year-old star made headlines around the world when she fell over on stage at the The Brit Awards recently.

She said the cape she was wearing was tied too tight because choreographers did not want it to fall off.

The venue said priority tickets would go on sale on March 13 from 10am to 4pm.


Man due in court charged with murder of woman in Stoke

A man's due to appear in court today charged with the murder of a woman in Stoke-on-Trent.

Lindsay Hughes' body was found in a flat in Furlong Road in Tunstall in Stoke-on-Trent Credit: ITV News Central

38-year-old Lindsay Hughes' body was found in a flat in Furlong Road in Tunstall last Monday.

She died from injuries to her head, neck and face.

Peter Plant, who's 47, is due before North Staffordshire justice centre.


Snow coming to the West Midlands

A yellow warning is in place for snow and ice across the West Midlands.

So far there have been reports of flurries in both Birmingham and Dudley.


Delays, one lane closed and very slow traffic due to broken down car on M1 Southbound between J29 A617 / A6175 (Chesterfield / Mansfield) and J28 A38 (Alfreton / Mansfield), congestion to J30 A616 / A6135 (Worksop / Sheffield South).

In the roadworks area. Travel time is around 50 minutes.

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