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In December 2007 a team of experts, led by The University of Nottingham, unveiled an extraordinary set of high-resolution images that gave an insight into the plan of the Roman town of Venta Icenorum at Caistor St Edmund in Norfolk.
MUSICIANS will be playing the blues when they plug in their instruments at a Warwickshire restaurant.
SCHOOLS in County Durham have proved how classy they are. Another 22 schools in the county have confirmed their reputation for being among the most outward-looking in the country by winning further recognition for their outstanding international work.
A TALENTED civil engineer is celebrating her success after passing her honours degree at Coventry University with flying colours.
AN EVENT billed as the biggest Hindu procession ever held in the Midlands takes place in Leicester on Sunday. The Rathayatra chariot festival will feature three massive chariots, making the city just the second in Europe to host the festival on such a scale.
SIX toe-tapping girls from Coventry will be putting on their dancing shoes this summer after beating hundreds of hopefuls to a place in a new musical.
The bus service operated by East Midlands Airport, which serves Derby, Nottingham and Leicester, has been short-listed for two awards. The Castle Donington airport's Skylink bus network has been nominated in two categories of the National Transport Awards 2008.
PETE WATERMAN COVENTRY KID who has made his fortune in the pop world. Knows his way around the Midlands, having worked on the railways at Walsall. TV commitments and the fact he lives nearer Manchester than Brum could count against him.
The tenth Keynsham Music Festival took place on Sunday and was as successful as ever, with a variety of music and performances taking place on four stages.
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.