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Original home of Ladybird books to be honoured

This year marks 100 years of the publication of the books Credit: ITV News

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.


Nicky Morgan re-appointed Education Secretary

The Loughborough MP, Nicky Morgan, has been reappointed as the Education Secretary in David Cameron's new majority government.

Nicky Morgan giving her speech after winning her constituency Credit: ITV News Central

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.

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