Traffic jams in cities across the Midlands are getting worse.
According to research by a satellite navigation company, congestion levels have worsened over the past year in Birmingham, Leicester and Nottingham.
It found average journeys took almost 30 per cent longer than in free-flowing traffic.
V Festival have announced more acts to be added to the line-up for this year's event.
Wretch 32 and The Charlatans, Sigma, Echo & The Bunnymen, Hilltop Hoods, Lawson and Indiana.
Big name acts who have already been confirmed include Leicester rockers Kasabian- who are headliners, Calvin Harris, Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith, Olly Murs and The Script.
The festival takes place at Weston Park in Staffordshire in August.
Former Stoke and Leicester City goalkeeper Peter Shilton has revealed he and his partner got engaged in secret over a year ago.
Shilton and jazz singer Steph Hayward have only now decided to make the news public.
He says when he met his fiancee, she had no idea who he was, as she didn't follow football.
Hundreds of people turned out to see 8,000 candles lit around Leicester Cathedral to commemorate the reinterment of Richard III.
Visitors told ITV News Central the event was 'amazing' and 'beautiful' and it was nice to see so many people there.
Beautiful scenes from Leicester Cathedral as 8000 candles were lit for King Richard III to mark the end his reinterment week.
Candles have been lit in streets around the Leicester Cathedral as part of the finale for celebrations for the reinterment of King Richard III. He was buried in the Cathedral yesterday.
X-Factor winner Sam Bailey told ITV Central she was proud to be from Leicester as she left a special service to celebrate Richard III's life.
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When the remains of King Richard were found buried in a car park, the city of Leicester became big news.
Since that day, it has worked hard to capitalise on the attention, with various tourist attractions and visitor centres, as well as this weeks series of events to mark the reburial. As a result, the city has seen a boom in tourism.
Rajiv Popat reports on the financial impact King Richard III has had on the region.