The original home of Ladybird books in Loughborough is being honoured with a Green Plaque today.
The public voted for the site in Angel Yard off Market Street to be recognised as part of the Leicestershire County Council awards scheme.
This year marks the centenary of the publication of the famous children's books.
A Loughborough couple were woken up when a car crashed into their home because, ironically, the same thing had happened 13 years before.Read the full story ›
The fire service found a fire in a first-floor bedroom, and managed to put it out before it could spread to other parts of the house.Read the full story ›
Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan will be taking part in a blind fold challenge as part of a Guide Dog awareness day in the town.Read the full story ›
The Loughborough MP, Nicky Morgan, has been reappointed as the Education Secretary in David Cameron's new majority government.
The move to confirm her position in the cabinet has been described by some as a "huge vote of confidence" in her performance.
Nicky Morgan was re-elected in her constituency on Friday, with an increased majority of more than 9,000 votes over her Labour rival.
Over the moon to be re-elected as Loughborough's MP - thank you for all the support. Look forward to the next 5 years
The Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has held onto her seat in Loughborough.
She has said her motivation to win was to ensure that everyone has every opportunity to fulfil their potential in life.
East Midlands athlete and world record holder Paula Radcliffe is ending her competitive career at the London Marathon today.Read the full story ›