In the world of small independent record shops you can't really get any smaller than a shed.Read the full story ›
Christmas bargain hunters cleaned out a new £1 shop of all its products related to the Disney hit within 10 minutes in a mad scramble.Read the full story ›
Chesterfield's world champion freestyle jet skier Lee Stone is back home after smashing the backflip world record.Read the full story ›
Lottery winners from around the Midlands will meet up in Nottingham today to discuss how winning a fortune has changed their lives.
It is to celebrate 20 years of the National Lottery.
More than half of the £100m total windfall has been won in Nottingham itself - by the Bulls (£40m), the Westburys (£7.7m), Alan Rowley (£1.9m) and Alan and Kim Elliott (£1m).
The other winners are from Stoke, Northampton, Daventry, Black Country, Birmingham, Shropshire, Burton and Grantham.
Twenty-first century waistlines have been partly blamed for a cinema having to replace ALL of its seating for the first time in 100 years!Read the full story ›
A harmonica-loving hound from Derbyshire has developed a rather unusual talent for singing.
Max, a five year old Yorkie, lives in Duffield with his owner Daniel - and can't help but burst into song whenever he breaks out the harmonica.
A woman from Stoke-on-Trent is aiming to set a Guinness World Record by running a marathon in high heels.
Natalie Eckert has a few months to train. She is attempting the record next April.
Malala Yousafzai has donated $50,000 to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency after winning the World's Children's Prize.Read the full story ›
Surviving the cut and thrust of politics is a challenge relished by MPs especially when it comes to showing off their dogs.
Elected members today gathered for the Westminster Dog of the Year show.
Owners were judged on their dedication to dog care and welfare.
Labour's Stoke on Trent South MP, Rob Fllello, scooped the award.
Derby County player Jeff Hendrick has posted a video on social media of his manager Steve McClaren getting caught up in the wind.
It shows the manager holding a suit bag and being blown about in the recent windy weather.
Video courtesy of jeff_hendrick/Instagram