More than a thousand people have been given awards in the New Year Honours List - including many from the East Midlands.
The recipients include a GP from Loughborough and an archaeologist who led the team that found the remains of King Richard the Third under a car park in Leicester. Rajiv Popat reports.
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Dry across the region with some clear spells, but thicker cloud and outbreaks of rain will spread from the west by Tuesday morning.
Clear spells this evening. Turning cloudy from the west overnight, with patchy rain through the early hours. Low cloud and hill fog likely.