East Midlands Airport is expected to deal with more than 166,000 passengers through its terminals this weekend.
These passengers are waiting to fly out to Lanzarote. A record number of people are estimated to be heading of the sunshine this Easter weekend to escape the freezing weather for sunnier times.
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A man, reportedly armed with a knife and a baseball bat, has been detained close to the event.
Tens of thousands of people are expected to line the streets this weekend.
Courses will begin in September next year.