Thirty local transport schemes, including projects in Stafford and Leicestershire, were given the go-ahead by the Government today, worth £113million.
Schemes in Stafford and Leicestershire will benefit from the projects which include involving a scheme to reduce congestion at peak times by improving access to walking, cycling and public transport.
Appeal for new homes for abandoned puppies
Hundreds of bottles of illegal alcohol have been seized by Trading Standards officers in Derby.
Two men have been arrested and charged in connection to an arson attack on a speed camera in Lincolnshire.