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Summary

  1. News, sport, travel and weather updates resume at 08:00 on Wednesday
  2. Live updates on Tuesday 19 July 2016

Live Reporting

By Caroline Brockelbank

All times stated are UK

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Goodbye: Five things we learned today

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

Thanks for being with us today, we'll be back at 08:00 tomorrow.

In the meantime lets look back at five things we didn't know when we woke up this morning:

  • Hull City boss Steve Bruce has a chance of getting the England job
  • There's been an increase in assaults on Hull and East Yorkshire NHS staff
  • Two bridges, one in Selby and one near Scunthorpe, decided to have a day off today causing problems on the trains
  • Beverley's oldest inhabited house dates back to 1330
  • And can you believe it... Our region has been hotter than Athens and Mallorca today

See you tomorrow!  

Bridlington beach
Mitch

Coming up on Look North tonight

BBC Look North

East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

Traffic and travel: Trains suspended between Scunthorpe and Doncaster

BBC Travel

Traffic and travel: Expect long delays on A18 near Scawby

BBC Travel

A lorry has overturned on the roundabout approach where the A15 meets the A18 near Broughton in North Lincolnshire.

The overturned lorry is obstructing the entrance to the roundabout from Forest Pines towards the M180.

The driver has minor injuries but road closures around the area are expected to be in place for several hours and heavy traffic is building.

Headlines this afternoon

Natalie Glanvill

Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

  • A taxi driver in Grimsby has been attacked in the early hours
  • A 55-year-old woman left unscathed after her car ended up balanced on a garden wall in Bridlington
  • The charity which covers Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole hospitals needs people to donate fans

Traffic and travel: Overturned lorry on the A18

BBC Travel

Northern Lincolnshire hospitals need more fans

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

The charity that covers Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole hospitals says it needs people to donate fans because of the warm weather. 

The Health Tree Foundation says it's been inundated with requests from wards to provide cooling fans.

Hospital staff carrying fans
The Health Tree Foundation

The charity is urging people to back an online campaign by donating £10 towards the fans.

Hull's award winning Beryl Renwick gets animated

David Reeves

BBC Radio Humberside

Beryl Renwick, one of the stars of an award-winning BBC Radio Humberside show, has been animated for BBC Radio 4's Listening Project.

Beryl and Graham talk about how she met his grand-dad, Stan Wilson

Compare weather around the world

BBC Weather

It's the hottest day of the year with East Yorkshire & Northern Lincolnshire being hotter than popular holiday destinations.

You can compare the weather around the world on the BBC website - Hull's currently hotter than Athens! 

List of cities and the weather
BBC

Traffic and travel: Train disruption continues

BBC Travel

The problem with the Selby swing bridge has been fixed but there is still disruption with delays of up to 60 minutes expected until 16:00.

  • TransPennine Express customers can use Northern services between Selby and Leeds and Virgin Trains East Coast, CrossCountry, and Hull Trains on any reasonable route.
  • Northern trains will be replaced by a bus between York and Selby, and between Selby and Hull.
  • Hull Trains may be diverted between Hull and Doncaster via the line through Goole.

Clean up underway on Scunthorpe's Westcliffe Estate

James Piekos

Reporter, BBC Hull and East Yorkshire

Hull's East Park splash boat open

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

Good news if you want to cool off in Hull- East Park's historic splash boat has opened for the summer holidays after undergoing extensive maintenance work. 

Hull City Council says there's only one other similar attraction remaining in the country. 

 It's open until 4th September from 10:45 until 17:45.

East Park splash boat
DAVID BROWN/GEOGRAPH

Weather: Hottest day of the year so far

Paul Hudson

Weather presenter, BBC Look North

Sport: Hull City confirm Steve Bruce talking to FA

BBC Humberside Sport

Hull City have confirmed that an informal discussion has taken place between manager Steve Bruce and the FA over the England job.

They added that no official approach has been received from the FA.

Steve Bruce
BBC

New app for young people in North East Lincolnshire

BBC Radio Humberside

The 'GoDoo' app is aimed at providing information on youth activities in North East Lincolnshire.

The app will be launched at Grimsby Auditorium on Friday with special guests Thomas Turgoose from This is England and players from Grimsby Town FC. 

View more on twitter

Increase in assaults on Hull and East Yorkshire NHS staff

Leanne Brown

BBC Look North

Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust has seen some of the highest increases of assaults on staff in the country.

Figures show the number of assaults has gone up four-fold since 2010.

NHS Protect, the national body that collects the data revealed staff were assaulted by the over 75's more than any other age group.

Entrance to Hull Royal Infirmary
BBC

Cleethorpes paddling pool closed

Natalie Glanvill

Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

Cleethorpes paddling pool has been closed until further notice. 

It's because repairs are needed to its plant room and the pool will remain shut until money is found to pay for it. 

Headlines this lunchtime

Natalie Glanvill

Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

  • A Grimsby taxi driver is in hospital after an attack in the early hours of this morning
  • A 26-year-old Hull man has died after two lorries crashed near Scunthorpe
  • The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust will appeal to the Secretary of State to overturn the decision to reject planning permission for a new visitor centre at Spurn

Traffic and travel: Hull Trains not calling at Howden or Selby

BBC Travel

Train passengers stranded in East Yorkshire

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

Passengers are stranded on trains in East Yorkshire after the Selby Swing Bridge has failed for a second day in a row. 

It's thought the heat may be to blame for the bridge not closing properly. 

Trains between Hull, Manchester, York and London are currently affected.

Train departures board
BBC

Grimsby taxi driver injured in attack

BBC Radio Humberside

A taxi driver has been attacked in Grimsby by an armed man during the early hours of this morning. 

The 72-year-old from Cleethorpes suffered neck and stomach injuries and had his car, mobile phone and cash stolen.

The attack happened a 1:25am today on Vivian Avenue in Grimsby. Police are appealing for witnesses.

Traffic and travel: Train disruption

BBC Travel

Trains are suspended between Brough and Selby due to the failure of Selby swing bridge.

The incident is affecting Northern, TransPennine and Hull Trains.

Gun found in Immingham garden

BBC Radio Humberside

Tests are being carried out on a gun which was found in the garden of a house in Immingham. 

Police were called to the house on Sunday in Hollingsworth Avenue. 

Tests are now under way to find out what sort of firearm it is and where it's come from.

Beverley's oldest inhabited house has been identified

James Piekos

Reporter, BBC Hull and East Yorkshire

Spurn visitor centre ruling could be overturned

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

The Secretary of State could overturn a decision by East Riding Council to deny planning permission for a new visitor centre at Spurn. 

The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust were told they couldn't build the new centre due to flood risks and the visual impact. 

A number of local people were against the proposals, the Trust intend to appeal.

Proposed visitor centre at Spurn
SALT ARCHITECTS / YWT

Headlines this morning

Sally Fairfax

BBC Radio Humberside

Headlines across East Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire:

  • Hull City's Steve Bruce meets FA to discuss England role
  • Police in North Lincolnshire want witnesses to fatal crash
  • Health workers in East Yorkshire see high rate of assaults

Traffic and travel: Problems at Hull's Walton Street crossing fixed

BBC Travel

Weather: We could see similar temperatures to Mallorca!

BBC Look North

East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

Steve Bruce: Hull boss holds England manager talks

Pritti Mistry

BBC News Online

Hull boss Steve Bruce was interviewed by the Football Association about the vacant England manager job on Monday.

Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce has also been interviewed and is favourite to replace Roy Hodgson, who resigned after England lost to Iceland at Euro 2016.

Bruce, 55, led Hull back into the Premier League last season after relegation to the Championship in 2015.

Steve Bruce (left) led Hull back to the Premier League, but Sam Allardyce (right) is favourite for the England job
PA
Steve Bruce (left) led Hull back to the Premier League, but Sam Allardyce (right) is favourite for the England job

Traffic and travel: Problems at Hull's Walton Street crossing

BBC Travel

East Yorkshire Motor Services say the Walton Street crossing in Hull is faulty with some barriers down and some up.

View more on twitter

Appeal for witnesses after fatal crash near Scunthorpe

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

A 26-year-old man from Hull has died after two lorries crashed near Scunthorpe.

The crash happened on the M180 westbound carriageway just prior to junction three near Scunthorpe at 17.25 yesterday.

The other driver, a 45-year-old man from Immingham, was not injured. Humberside police are appealing for witnesses

Sport: Steve Bruce is 'looking at England job'

BBC Humberside Sport

Headlines this morning

Sally Fairfax

BBC Radio Humberside

Headlines from our East Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire newsroom:

  • Fly-tipping near rented properties in Hull could be solved with a new scheme for landlords
  • There's hope that the Secretary of State could overturn a decision by East Riding Council to deny planning permission for a Spurn visitor centre
  • Beverley's oldest inhabited house has been identified, dating back to the year 1330

Traffic and travel: Disruption near Beverley

BBC Travel

There's a traffic light failure on the A1035 Hull Bridge Road in Beverley at the A1174 Swinemoor Lane Junction. Approach with care.

Hull landlords could face new scheme

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

Hull City Council will discuss whether littering around rented properties will be improved with the introduction of licences for private landlords later this week. 

The idea has been submitted in a petition signed by over 70 residents.

Litter along a private alley
BBC

Good morning: Join us for today's Live coverage

Caroline Brockelbank

BBC Radio Humberside

Good morning and welcome to BBC Local Live for Tuesday 19 July.

I'm Caroline and I'll be bringing you the latest news, sport, weather and travel updates from across the area throughout the day.

It's going to be a scorcher today - I'll bring you a full forecast shortly but in the mean time thanks to Weather Watcher nickbhs for sending us this picture of Beverley

Please get in touch and let us know what's happening where you are, by emailFacebook or Twitter

Beverley Minster
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