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Tributes for Nelson Mandela across the Midlands

Former South African president, Nelson Mandela, passed away last night and respects are being paid across the Midlands.

Mandela book of condolence at Leicester Cathedral Credit: ITV News Central
  • A book of condolence has been opened for Nelson Mandela at Leicester Cathedral.
  • Coventry Cathedral has opened a Book of Remembrance for Nelson Mandela in the new Cathedral and have placed a small memorial in the Ruins for people to pay their respects.
  • Birmingham City Council has revealed that anyone wishing to pay tribute to former South African president Nelson Mandela can do so by signing a book of condolence at the main entrance of the Council House in Victoria Square.
  • Flags are also being flown at half mast in Nottingham and Derby.