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Kate and Will in Staffordshire

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have arrived in Burton in Staffordshire to open the new National Football Centre

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Stomach bug stops England training plans

England Manager Roy Hodgson at training St George's Park in Burton-Upon-Trent Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Wire/Press Association Images

A suspected stomach virus at St George's Park in Staffordshire means arrangements for the England team to train there have been cancelled.

The team was due to train at the new facility in Burton-Upon-Trent ahead of friendlies against Germany and Chile - but will now train in Watford today before moving to Colney.

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First FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence built in Staffordshire

Chelsea are among the teams which have trained at St George's Park Credit: Mike Egerton/PA Wire/Press Association Images

St. George's Park in Burton upon Trent in Staffordshire is becoming the first FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence in England.

The unveiling of the certificate by FIFA will take place today at 1.45pm in the Indoor Sports Hall at St. George's Park.

Both players and the general public will be able to use the new medical facilities.

Chairman: 'Local community have embraced St George's Park'

This is a wonderful reward for all of the people that have worked so hard to bring St George's Park to reality.

"The local community have embraced every aspect of St George's Park and this will be a red letter day for Burton upon Trent and the surrounding locality.

– DAVID SHEEPSHANKS, CHAIRMAN OF ST GEORGE'S PARK

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