Well as you may have noticed on the roads this morning, it was back to school for many across the region today. But for some, it was an entirely new type of school
Free schools are state-funded, have the freedom to set their own curriculum and can be set up by parents and community groups.
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A woman is trying to find out who owns a military scroll and some black and white wedding photos she discovered in her house 34 years ago.
Tuesday afternoon's weather for the east of the region
Tuesday afternoon's weather for the west of the region