Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service's new Headquarters is being formally opened later today.
The £11m building in Birstall doubles up as a fire station and replaces the one at Syston.
Dignitaries from across Leicestershire will join staff and neighbouring fire and rescue services to see the building formally handed over by the building contractor.
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Scattered wintry showers during the evening will become fewer and further between overnight, with westerly winds tending to ease.
Largely dry overnight with some clear spells. Perhaps one or two showers across the far north, wintry on hills.
With the General Election just months away, we have found this gem from 1964, where school children give their views ahead of the election.