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Summary

  1. Arena event to celebrate 'football's finest'
  2. 'Brexit' bus touring region
  3. Wildlife photo wins national award
  4. West Bridgford teen dies in Hungary
  5. Ball returns for Nottinghamshire
  6. Nottingham Rugby begin with win
  7. Updates for Monday 5 September 2016

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By Calum McKenzie

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Our live updates have now ended and will return tomorrow from 08:00. 

Weather: Muggy night with the chance of drizzle

Lucy Martin

BBC Weather

One or two breaks in the cloud for a time this evening before the cloud builds back in later. 

BBC weather grid
BBC

Plenty of cloud through the night, with the possibility of some drizzle. 

Feeling muggy. 

Minimum temperatures of 18C (64F). 

Arsenal tickets go on sale

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

It promises to be quite a night...

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Your photos: September across Nottinghamshire

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

If you are looking for something to do this afternoon - why not have a go at counting the ducks and geese in this picture? 

Wildlife in Mansfield
streethog

It's like those guess the sweets in the jar type competitions - unfortunately I haven't got a prize to give you though.    

Thanks to BBC Weather Watcher streethog in Mansfield for the pic.

How will EU exit affect China trade?

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

Councillor Diana Meale, chair of the economic development committee for Nottinghamshire, has stopped by for a chat. 

She said the country needs to make sure trading agreements with all countries are in place before we leave the EU, as that will affect us locally.

Councillor Diane Meale
BBC

She said many people don't realise Brexit will also affect trade agreements with China, which Nottinghamshire has increased over the last five years.

Latest headlines for Nottinghamshire

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Here's what's happening across Nottinghamshire: 

  • A night to celebrate the city's two football teams entering the Hall of Fame is launched at Nottingham Arena
  • A wildlife photograph taken in Newark wins national recognition
  • Jake Ball returns to the Nottinghamshire squad for their penultimate Championship match against Middlesex

Area 'could lose millions' in funding

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

And then there's the question of what will happen to projects in our county relying on European funding. 

David Ralph, chief executive of D2N2, says €250m had already been approved for projects in our county and they "could potentially lose this" if plans weren't quickly put into place.

David Ralph
BBC

Voucher prize for Nottinghamshire photographer

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

For her trouble, Jacqueline won a £700 voucher to go towards a nature holiday...

Newark photographer wins national recognition

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Congratulations to Jacqueline Spindley for this picture from Balderton, Newark, that has scooped her top prize in the British Wildlife Photography Awards. 

Spiders in the garden
Jacqueline Spindley

This image of garden spiders beat off competition in the animal behaviour category. 

Are you sick of Brexit yet?

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

It's been an interesting day hearing the mixed views of people across Nottinghamshire. 

BBC Radio Nottingham's Pete Saull has been following this afternoon's debate and says while some detail is coming through, there's still lots to discuss.

Reporters
BBC

He said: "We're starting to see more of what it might mean for immigration, for trading relations with Europe and I'm afraid there is still more to discuss and it will take up the news for the next few months and years."

It's our final stop

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

We've now parked up at our last stop of the day - Victoria Embankment. 

Probably the most picturesque of our stops today. Come and say hello.

Victoria embankment
BBC

Hall of Fame night for football heroes launched

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Here are some photos from the launch of the Nottingham Football Hall of Fame night at the arena. 

Hall of Fame Launch
Macesport
Hall of Fame launch
Macesport

I'm sure the night itself will be a bit more "glitzy" if you are planning on going. 

BBC reporter goes on bus tour

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

I hope you paid for a return Sandish...

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Jean 'still going strong' at 89

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Jean works four days a week at the store - so next time you pop in for 100g of cheddar why not head over and say hi?  

45 years 'behind the supermarket chillers' for Jean

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

A woman who works behind the chilled counter at a supermarket in West Bridgford says she has no plans to stop working there despite celebrating her 89th birthday.    

Jean Cockayne
Jason Senior/Asda/PA Wire

Jean Cockayne began working at the store in 1971 and says she still has "plenty of life" left in her. 

Good on her I say.

Hall of Fame teams to get arena celebration

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Nottingham City Council tweets...

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Rugby player killed in Hungary

Lisa Teanby

BBC Radio Nottingham newsreader

Tributes are being paid to a teenage rugby fan from Nottingham who's been killed in Budapest.

19-year-old Conor O'Hara was hit by a car on Saturday morning. He played for the Colts in West Bridgford.

Your photos: September across Nottinghamshire

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

It's damp, muggy and overcast across our region - great weather for crops. 

Crops in a field
kirkbykelv

Thanks to BBC Weather Watcher kirkbykelv for this pic from Kirkby in Ashfield. 

Hales 'may return for Somerset game'

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Nottingham Post cricket writer tweets...

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Inside Out 'Brexit Britain' special

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Something to watch while you're having your tea...

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Survival hopes boosted by Ball return

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

England seamer Jake Ball is back for Nottinghamshire's final two County Championship matches. 

Jake Ball
Philip Brown/Getty Images

Notts' unlikely bid to beat the drop begins against Middlesex at Trent Bridge before concluding at Taunton v Somerset. 

'More young people should've voted'

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

As expected we have met a lot of people in Mansfield who voted to leave. 

Robin was one of those, but felt older people voted to return to a Britain they remembered and valued.

Robin from Mansfield
BBC

He said: "I felt people under 25 should've paid more heed to the vote and voted en masse because it affects them more than my generation, they are the future."

Latest headlines for Nottinghamshire

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Here's what's happening across Nottinghamshire: 

  • Ex-Nottingham Forest captain John McGovern says a gala night to be inducted into the Football Hall of Fame will be an "incredible honour" 
  • A Nottingham expert is calling for a major change in the way funding is provided for research and treatment into childhood cancer
  • Nottingham Rugby begin life under Ian Costello with a 25-22 win against London Scottish 

BBC reporter 'On the Buses'

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

The Brexit bus has attracted a lot of attention in Mansfield. 

We've had young children running up and down the steps, bus enthusiasts and even two off-duty bus drivers coming to have a nosey.

Hayley
BBC

Hayley's even managed to find an old ticket machine, known as the Gibson.

Nottinghamshire-based cueman 'pockets' new arrival

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Congratulations, Shaun...

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'Fault' caused steam and loud noise and Nottingham

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Here is what the company have had to say about the noise and steam: 

A fault occurred at the Heat Station this morning which resulted in a safety valve being activated. The system is designed for this to happen when a fault occurs. Enviroenergy is currently investigating the problem but service to customers has been unaffected."

EnviroenergySpokesperson

Steam rising from building in Nottingham

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Did you see/hear the loud noise and steam coming from the Enviroenergy building in Nottingham earlier this morning? 

Steam coming from Enviroenergy

I can now tell you why...

Green and Whites leave it late to secure points

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Nottingham Rugby boss Ian Costello began life at Lady Bay with a last gasp win against London Scottish.

Ian Costello
Nottingham Rugby

Tiff Eden's penalty minutes from time secured a 25-22 win. 

Soubry: May's immigration call 'considered and sensible'

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Broxtowe MP tweets...

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'Other EU members said they'd leave,' voter says

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

Daniel Hucknall from Mansfield hosted a YouTube debate on the EU vote and said he had a huge response from people around the world.

He said: "Comments on there from people said if they were British they'd leave the EU."

Daniel Hucknall
BBC

He added: "It makes you think about how messed up country must be if other people in other countries would leave."

McGovern: Hall of Fame induction 'an incredible honour'

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

John McGovern, who led Forest to their two European Cup wins, has been speaking about how the gala event will allow the squad to share their success with fans. 

John McGovern
Dan Westwell/Getty Images

"It is an incredible honour for us to be inducted into the National Football Museum Hall of Fame," he said. 

"We are grateful to Nottingham City Council for helping us to share this fantastic event with the people of Nottingham."

'We just have to get on with it'

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

Sue Michell from Mansfield voted to leave but said she was swayed at the last minute.

She said the country has to deal with the outcome now and make the best of the situation.

Sue Mitchell
BBC

"Whichever way the vote went there would have been problems," she said.

"We can't change the vote now so we have to just get on with it."

We're here Mansfield

Sandish Shoker

BBC News Online

Next stop is Mansfield. 

The town had Nottinghamshire's highest proportion of Brexit voters with 70.9%.

Mansfield bus
BBC

In fact Mansfield's vote placed it as one of the highest in the country.

Gala arena event will be 'a very special' for city

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Here is a little bit more reaction to this Football Hall of Fame event that's being held at Nottingham Arena. 

"Notts County has a very special place in the world of football and we are delighted to be given such an accolade on what will undoubtedly be a very special night for football in the city," Les Bradd, the Magpies' record goalscorer said.

Nottingham-based Evans on the verge of world's top 50

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

A word to for Dan Evans. 

Wawrinka and Dan Evans
Michael Reaves/Getty Images

The 26-year-old, who trains at the Nottingham Tennis Centre, gave world number three Stan Wawrinka gave the fright of his life at the US Open in the early hours of Sunday morning before losing in five sets. 

Despite that loss, Dan's ranking is projected to rise to 53. 

Latest headlines for Nottinghamshire

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

Here's what's happening across Nottinghamshire: 

  • Inductions to the Football Hall of Fame are to take place on a gala evening at Nottingham Arena
  • A Newark photographer has won a British Wildlife photography award 
  • Ice Hockey: Nottingham Panthers lose 3-1 to Coventry

Today's East Midlands weather outlook

Calum McKenzie

BBC Local Live

A bit later than usual - here's your forecast with Kay Crewdson...