Paralympic gold medallist, Richard Whitehead, is expected to attend an Olympic legacy event today in Loughborough.
The 'athletics taster day' is aimed at getting children from deprived neighbourhoods into sport.
The event is part of the ‘Join In’ charity’s campaign to encourage community volunteering, and help develop the Olympic legacy in the area.
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A cold and blustery night with rain, sleet and snow showers. These will be most frequent in the northwest with snow accumulations possible.