A school which faced permanent closure almost two decades ago will be officially reopened today - thanks to villagers who raised more than £2 million towards the running costs.
The Priors School in Priors Marston, Warwickshire, had to become independent in 1996 after the local education authority decided to withdraw funding - but because it would not charge pupils, it struggled to survive.
But a campaign launched in support of the school soon gathered pace thanks to the 650 people living in the area - and even attracted the support of Princess Diana.
Today, her brother Earl Spencer will officially open the new school after a £1m revamp.
Now it's only a month until a new name will be added to the Royal Family tree, but today a secret's been revealed about Prince William's heritage.
Experts studying the family line on his mother's side have uncovered something quite surprising, thanks to the involvement of one the Prince's distant cousins here in the Midlands. Chris Halpin reports.