Mark Pawsey, the Conservative MP for Rugby has welcomed the relief on new commercial properties that George Osbourne announced in his Autumn Statement earlier.
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Dry across the region with some clear spells, but thicker cloud and outbreaks of rain will spread from the west by Tuesday morning.
Clear spells this evening. Turning cloudy from the west overnight, with patchy rain through the early hours. Low cloud and hill fog likely.
Two men have been sentenced to life imprisonment following the murder of Tim Smith who was killed in Shepshed earlier this year.