The Nottingham actress Vicky McClure has opened a new cancer unit for young people in the East Midlands. The specialist centre for adults under the age of 24 is designed to make their stay in hospital more comfortable. Twelve young people in our region are diagnosed with cancer every week.
More top news
Cold, with some wintry showers at first, but with any snow becoming confined to the hills.
A few remaining scattered snow showers during the evening, with clear, dry periods in between.
A roadside recovery worker who was hit by a lorry as he was working on a vehicle on the M6 says he is lucky to be alive.