Patrick McLoughlin: people questioned the M25. Or thought we didn’t need the Jubilee line to Canary Wharf. These doubters were wrong. #HS2
PMcL: We need the right infrastructure to support jobs and ensure all parts of the country benefit. #HS2
PMcL: high-speed rail is not some untested fantasy but a reality in many of the world’s leading and fastest growing economies. #HS2
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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.