The son of former Birmingham City and England football star Trevor Francis has gone on trial accused of breaking into a cottage in the grounds of a mansion in Warwickshire.
James Francis is alleged to have stolen designer goods from the home of former Aston Villa star Lee Hendrie. He denies the charge of burglary, the case continues.
Karen Griggs reports.
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Thousands of people across the Midlands stood still at noon today to remember those killed in the Tunisian terror attack.
Expect very high pollen levels this weekend, dipping slightly on Sunday.
The East Midlands joined the nation in a minute's silence at noon to remember the 38 victims of the Tunisian terror attack.