The Bishop of Worcester, the Rt Rev John Inge, has been appointed to an ancient post by the Queen today.
Andrew Alexander, Sanjeev Mohla, Daniel Wareham and Matthew Will were awarded the medal after a major gas explosion at a house.
We came off better than we thought we would today with fine spells of sunshine across the region. More rain though tonight and tomorrow.
As the anniversary approaches of the Queen's coronation, ITV News Central are wanting to speak to people about their memories of that momentous day.
Sixty years ago, the world watched as Princess Elizabeth was crowned Queen of England.
The Queen, aged 25, succeeded her father King George VI when he died on February 6, 1952.
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Are you planning any events to celebrate the 60th anniversary on June 2?
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The Queen personally decided to attend Lady Thatcher's funeral. This will be the first funeral of a Prime Minister she will attend since Winston Churchill's.
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh will attend Margaret Thatcher's funeral, Buckingham Palace said.
A carpet company based in Kidderminster will today be awarded The Royal Warrant on behalf of the Queen.
Victoria Carpets, which employs around 200 people, received royal approval when they were asked to lay carpets in Westminster Abbey for the Royal Wedding in 2011.
Royal Warrants are issued to businesses who have supplied goods to the royal household for over five years.
There are 800 Warrant holders nationwide.
Four Nottinghamshire firefighters have been awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal today (9 November).
Andrew Alexander, Sanjeev Mohla, Daniel Wareham and Matthew Will, all from Stockhill fire station in Nottingham, were awarded the medal for their actions after a major gas explosion at a house in June 2010, which left two people seriously injured and destroyed the property.