The £12,000 gem was launched on a balloon by 77 Diamonds and sparked a nationwide treasure hunt. We now have video footage of its journey.Read the full story ›
A man that absconded from a prison in Boston earlier this week has been arrested.
David Razzaque absconded from North Sea Camp prison on Monday, January 26 where he was serving a life sentence for rape.
He was arrested by Derbyshire police at 12.20pm on Farley Road, Derby and is currently in police custody.
The Mayor of Grantham has opened a book of condolence for those wishing to leave messages for Euan Coulthard who tragically died in Durham earlier this month.
The 19 year old University student from the East Midlands went missing after a night out, sparking a huge search operation.
His body was formally identified yesterday after it was discovered in the River Wear.
Euan's sister left this tribute earlier today.
"Hi, I'm speaking on behalf of Euan's close family, first and foremost we would like to thank you for creating the page that has been so helpful during this difficult time. The support has been truly overwhelming and we can't thank everyone enough. The Mayor of Grantham Ian Selby has kindly agreed to open a Book of Condolence for Euan to allow friends and members of the community to share their memories of Euan at this sad time.
The Book of Condolence is available for signing at the Mayor's Parlour in the Lobby of the Guildhall Arts Centre, St Peter's Green, Grantham from 9:30 to 4:30 weekdays and 9:30 to 2:00 Saturday with extra availability during evening performances.
For anyone that would like to have a message in the book but cannot get to Grantham you can email a message to firstname.lastname@example.org and it will get transcribed.
Margaret Thatcher's hometown is debating proposals to name a new bypass after the former prime minister.Read the full story ›
It's the RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch this weekend and the weather is looking decent for that. We are even expecting the sun to come out.Read the full story ›
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the unexplained death of a man in Lincolnshire this morning.
Police were called to reports of a man, aged in his 40s, who had collapsed at Inner Street in Grantham in the early hours.
He was taken to hospital but died a short time later.
A 20-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman, both from Grantham, are being questioned by police.
We've received an amazing photograph taken by ITV News Central viewer Mark Humpage at Lutterworth in Leicestershire. It was taken over 1500 exposures combined for a 7 hour star trail from the clear sky weekend.
Winter is good for these photos which show the effect of Earths rotation, as seen through the stars.
This is how Mark did it! Click here
A weather warning has been issued for snow forecast tonight as rain moves in from the west and hits colder air in The Midlands.Read the full story ›
There is no let up in the freezing weather with snow on the cards over the coming days. Find out where and when here...Read the full story ›