Find your nearest Diamond Jubilee Beacon in the Midlands

From Herefordshire to Lincolnshire, Diamond Jubilee Beacons will be lit right across the region Credit: http://www.diamondjubileebeacons.co.uk/

With communities lighting over 4,000 Beacons tonight, ITV Central has provided some help, to find out what's happening in the Midlands.

Right across the United Kingdom, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, Commonwealth and UK Overseas Territories, Beacons will be lit tonight to mark Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee.

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Beacons website has all the information on where you can find your nearest event, including an interactive map.

Using the map you can search for your nearest Beacon by postcode, or place name.

In Brinsford village in Staffordshire, their Beacon, which was made by one of the inmates from HMP Featherstone, will be lit at 10:15pm.

Diamond Jubilee Beacons from Staffordshire to Nottinghamshire Credit: http://www.diamondjubileebeacons.co.uk/

Beacons across the country will be lit between 10:00 and 10:30pm, in Stratford-Upon-Avon a Beacon will be lit at Monument Field on the Welcombe Hills.

Diamond Jubilee Beacons from Derbyshire to Lincolnshire Credit: http://www.diamondjubileebeacons.co.uk/

In Lincoln, at the Scrivelsby Estate, which is not normally open to the public, the Beacon will be lit by the current 'Queen's Champion', Lt. Col. John Dymoke.

Diamond Jubilee Beacons from Leicestershire to Northamptonshire Credit: http://www.diamondjubileebeacons.co.uk/

And in Nottingham, a firework display will take place over the water ahead of the Beacon lighting at the National Water Sports Centre.

Beacons are lit as a symbol of unity across towns, borders and countries, and have been used throughout history to celebrate Royal Weddings, Jubilees and Coronations.

The last Beacon in the UK chain will be lit by The Queen at approximately 10:30pm.