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Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan loses job as Education Secretary

Nicky Morgan loses job as Education Secretary Credit: PA

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has said she has lost her job. She made the announcement on Twitter this morning.

Intelligent Energy proposing to cut 200 jobs

A technology company based in Loughborough is proposing to cut 200 jobs, according to reports.

Proactive Investors said Intelligent Energy is also planning the closure of some offices, with the majority of the job losses expected to take place in the UK.

It is reported that the hydrogen fuel cells group will now focus on its smaller applications for its technology such as drones and powering mobile phone towers.


73-year-old assaulted in Loughborough

Police want to trace this man Credit: Leicestershire Police

The 73-year-old victim was walking along Churchgate around 10pm on Friday 19 February when he was pushed to the floor and assaulted before his wallet was stolen.

The victim sustained minor injuries but was left extremely distressed by the incident. The wallet contained cash.

Anyone with any information should contact Leicestershire Police on 101.

Weekend Picks: Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie

Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie: Sat 20th Feb (Town Hall, Loughborough)

The Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie team Credit: Les Enfants Terribles

This weekend the Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie travelling circus arrives in Loughborough.

There’ll be puppets, theatre, music and magic at the Town Hall. Visitors will also be invited inside the caravan of curiosities and be entertained by its crew of ‘mysterious misfits’.

"Packed full of puppetry, physical theatre, music and dance, we are looking forward to welcoming Dr Longitude and his characters for an entertaining afternoon of family theatre here at Loughborough Town Hall."

– Simon Gibson, Marketing Manager, Loughborough Town Hall

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