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Prince William to dedicate new memorial to Christmas Truce

Prince William will dedicate a new memorial in commemoration of the 1914 Christmas Truce, at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire today.

The Duke of Cambridge Credit: Andrew Harrer/DPA/Press Association Images

The memorial was designed by 10-year-old schoolboy Spencer Turner to mark the friendly football matches.

The Duke of Cambridge will also visit St Basils Supported Accommodation in Birmingham, which helps young homeless people in the city.

18-year-old bailed after being questioned over man's death

An 18-year-old man has been released on bail after being questioned over the death of a man who died in a suspected hit and run in Rugeley.

Flowers left on railings at the junction of Western Springs Road and Church Street Credit: ITV News Central/Craig Cotterill

Joseph Hunt was found with serious injuries on Saturday morning at the junction of Western Springs Road and Church Street.

His family say Joe was a much loved son and brother, who was known by many people and loved by all.

Family paid tribute to 22-year-old killed in suspected hit & run

The family of a 22-year-old who died yesterday following a suspected hit-and-run in Western Springs Road, Rugeley, have paid tribute to him.

Joseph Hunt Credit: Family handout

Although Joseph Hunt has not yet been formally identified, his family have released a statement saying:

The family would like to say Joe was a much loved son and brother, who was known by many people and loved by all."

– Family statement

Flowers left at scene of suspected hit & run in Rugeley

Flowers left on railings at the junction of Western Springs Road and Church Street Credit: ITV News Central/Craig Cotterill

Flowers have been left at the roadside where a 22-year-old man died in s suspected hit & run in Rugeley in Staffordshire, in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Police are questioning an 18-year-old in connection with the death Credit: ITV News Central/Craig Cotterill

The man was found by passers by at around 2:30am at the junction of Western Springs Road and Church Street.

Passers by found the 22-year-old victim with serious injuries in the early hours of Saturday morning Credit: ITV News Central/Craig Cotterill

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man, who is being questioned in connection with the incident.

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