Hundreds of residents in Burton upon Trent have turned out for a march to mark Good Friday.
Churches in Burton marched through the town with banners and balloons, giving out easter eggs to everyone celebrating.
Residents met in front of the war memorial, singing songs and hearing a preacher tell the story of how Jesus Christ died on the cross.
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An investigation into the death of a Shropshire soldier has found the Ministry of Defence broke health and safety rules.
Darts star Phil Taylor from Stoke-on-Trent has been told to hand his estranged wife Yvonne a lump sum of £830,000 by a family court judge.
'I am immensely proud of the officers involved and want to thank them for their bravery in bringing this incident to a safe conclusion.'