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Hundreds of jobs under threat after Caparo collapse

Hundreds of people may have lost their jobs this evening after the collapse of the steel company Caparo.

It has factories in the Black Country and in Leamington Spa.

Eighteen hundred people work for the group but the administrators are cautious over how many of these jobs might go.

Our Business Correspondent, Mark Gough, reports:

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School children's tribute to the Queen's 63-year reign

Pupils at St. Anthony's Catholic Primary School stood in the shape 63 E.R. Credit: St. Anthony's Catholic Primary School

Children at a school in Leamington Spa joined in today's celebrations marking Queen Elizabeth II becoming Britain's longest-reigning monarch.

Pupils at St. Anthony's Catholic Primary School stood in the shape 63 E. R. to commemorate the Queen's 63 years on the throne.

They also spent the day making crowns, singing the National Anthem and enjoying tea on the school field.

Three killed and one man arrested after crash

The crash scene this morning Credit: ITV News Central

Three people have been killed in a car crash in Leamington Spa in the early hours of this morning.

It happened at around 2.45am on Radford Road, near to the junctions of Willes Road and Eastnor Grove.

A blue Citroen Saxo travelling out of Leamington on the A425 is believed to have left the road and smashed into a tree and a wall.

Flowers left at the scene Credit: ITV News Central

A 23-year-old man, a 25-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman died at the scene.

A 20-year-old man and a 21-year-old man have been taken to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire. Doctors are describing their injuries are described as stable.

A 20-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and driving under the influence of alcohol.

It happened at around 2.45am on Radford Road, near to the junctions of Willes Road and Eastnor Grove. Credit: Google Maps

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Captured on camera: surprise proposal at pregnancy scan

Staff at a midwifery and scanning clinic got involved in a plot to surprise a pregnant mum-to-be with a marriage proposal.

The baby's father asked staff to write the question on the screen as they showed a picture of the baby, and he whipped out a ring. Thankfully, she said 'yes'.

It was captured on camera by staff at the clinic which has branches in both Leamington Spa and Hinckley. It has had nearly 40,000 views.

Video credit: Donna Grant, Tummy 2 Mummy Midwifery Services

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