An extremely rare medieval parchment has been found by staff at Herefordshire County Council during a clean up of the authority's archive.
New research has found that Prince William has Indian ancestry stretching back generations inherited from his mother Princess Diana.
A conference is taking place in Herefordshire tomorrow to discuss how churches in the Midlands can drive tourism
Families of fallen soldiers who were repatriated through RAF Lyneham in Wiltshire are taking part in a vigil this afternoon as part of their efforts to to save the Chapel of Rest at the former airbase.
The base is being turned into a training centre and accommodation. The Ministry of Defence wants to demolish the prefab building and says there is a new Repatriation Centre at Brize Norton where people can remember fallen servicemen and women.
It says it will be creating a Garden of Remembrance at Lyneham but the campaigners say the Chapel of Rest holds their memories.
The vigil will take place outside the main gates to the base. It starts at 2 pm
The mother of a soldier killed in Afghanistan has joined protests over plans to demolish a Chapel of Rest where he and other service personnel were repatriated.
Lucy Aldridge says the decision by the Ministry of Defence came as a huge shock to bereaved families.
Keith Wilkinson reports.
A garden of remembrance is to be built at the former RAF base at Lyneham in Wiltshire.
The Ministry of Defence says it will reflect the role played by the base in repatriating personnel from overseas operations, including Afghanistan and Iraq.
The garden will be open to the public.
It follows protests from grieving relatives who are angry that a private chapel of rest on the base is to be demolished to make way for redevelopment.
A vigil by people who lost relatives in Afghanistan is planned for Sunday.
Now it's only a month until a new name will be added to the Royal Family tree, but today a secret's been revealed about Prince William's heritage.
Experts studying the family line on his mother's side have uncovered something quite surprising, thanks to the involvement of one the Prince's distant cousins here in the Midlands. Chris Halpin reports.
A special church service will take place later for a woman from Herefordshire who was murdered by her husband, who was an undertaker.
The body of the 63-year-old former teacher Alethea Taylor, from Orleton, has never been found.
John Taylor was jailed for seventeen years in April for her murder.
Council workers in Herefordshire have taken part in a mass lobby over more planned cuts to some services.
Unions say the council is planning a 75% cut in the library service budget for the next two years. Museum funding would also be drastically reduced.
Unions say it's not enough time for staff to look for alternative work. A petition against the cuts containing thousands of signatures has been handed in today.
The council says it's in 'constructive' talks with all parties.
A union-organised protest is currently taking place outside the offices of Herefordshire Council over planned cuts to libraries and museums.
The UNISON branch of Herefordshire, who organised the protest, says Herefordshire Council has proposed a 75% reduction in the library service budget over the next two years.