Hundreds of women have taken part in the fifth 'Moonlight Walk', raising money for a local hospice which provides end-of-life care.
Gary Barlow is being joined by celebrity friends today as he heads off on a charity drive from Land's End to John O'Groats.
Visits to the Midlands by children from Belarus may come under threat if new government proposals to charge for travel visas go ahead.
The amount of money donated to a charity supported by swimmer Susan Taylor has reached nearly £80,000.
Susan from Barwell in Leicestershire was swimming across the English Channel to raise money for the Rainbows Children's Hospice in Loughborough when she collapsed and died.
Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of a woman who died while trying to swim the English Channel. Last month Susan Taylor collapsed just a mile from the French coast.
She was raising money for charities including a Children's Hospice in Leicestershire. The total raised has so far reached nearly £80k.
The funeral of Leicestershire swimmer, Susan Taylor, has taken place.
Mourners are arriving at St Mary's Parish Church, at Barwell in Leicestershire, for the funeral of Susan Taylor.
Mrs Taylor died two and a half weeks ago, after suddenly collapsing during an attempt to swim the English Channel.
At the time the 34-year-old was attempting the 21 mile swim to raise money for charity - including the Rainbows Children's Hospice in Loughborough.
The funeral of a woman from Leicestershire, who died while attempting to swim across the English Channel, is being held today.
Susan Taylor collapsed as she approached the French coast.
The swimmer, from Barwell, was raising money for charity. Her online donation page has raised over £65,000.
Chris Edwards, from Leicestershire rock band Kasabian, told ITV News Central the reasons why the band decided to be part of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust charity match.
The bass player led out a Kasabian team which lost 4-2 to a Leicester City Foxes Legends team at Quorn FC.
Video courtesy of Pukaar News.
Leicester City Foxes Legends ran out 4-2 winners against rock band Kasabian, in a charity football match raising money for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.
The match took place at Quorn FC, and was the first of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust Charity Shield games.
Leicestershire band Kasabian are taking on a Leicester City Foxes Legends team in a football match to raise money for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust.
Bass player, Chris Edwards, captains Kasabian's all-star team, and Leicester City legend Steve Walsh leads out the Foxes.
The game is the first of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust Charity Shield games, and is being played at Quorn FC.
The charity was set up in memory of 14-year-old Joe Humphries, who died from Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome in October 2012.