Severe weather in Derbyshire

School closures in Derby

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The BBC relies on schools and local education authorities to notify it of closures. If not listed below, we advise you to contact your child's school to find out if it has been affected.

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BBC Local Live

  1.  
    Birthday buddies 09:05: Rob Watts Reporter, BBC Radio Derby

    I'm with Wayne and Rachel Jagger from Holloway, whose son George is sharing his first birthday with Prince George.

    Wayne and Rachel Jagger with their son George

    His face is also being used in an advertising campaign by electronics firm Samsung, which is featuring dozens of families from around the UK to help promote a new mobile phone.

     
  2.  
    News on the hour 08:57: Sally Swinfen Newsreader, BBC Radio Derby

    Hello, I'm reading this morning's news bulletins on BBC Radio Derby. Our top stories at 09:00 are:

    • A review is ordered into Staffordshire Police's frequent use of Tasers
    • Data recorders from the crashed Malaysia Airlines plane are handed over
    • A boy from Derbyshire who shares his birthday with Prince George is being featured in an advert
     
  3.  
    A52 accident 08:44:

    A three-car crash is blocking the A52 Eastgate at Pentagon Island in Derby, warns BBC Travel News.

     
  4.  
    Russian test for Rams 08:38:

    Derby County are to face Russian side Zenit St Petersburg in a pre-season friendly this evening.

    The game is the first of two fixtures during an Austrian tour that will also see them face Bosnian team Slavija Sarajevo on Friday evening.

     
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  6.  
    Flooding closes schools 08:29: BBC Radio Derby

    Two Derbyshire schools have closed early for the summer break after they were flooded at the weekend.

    Ashbrook Infant School

    Flash flooding caused damage at Ashbrook Infant School in Borrowash (pictured) and parts of Redhill Primary School in Ockbrook were under three feet of water following Saturday's storm.

     
  7.  
    Cricket: Derbyshire chase win 08:20:

    Derbyshire need just 60 runs for victory following a dominant display against Glamorgan at the County Ground.

    Mark Footit

    Day three is due to get under way at 11:00 as star performer Mark Footitt (pictured) and his team-mates look to finish the job.

     
  8.  
    Taser use 08:13: BBC Radio Derby

    A report has found Staffordshire Police use Taser stun guns more than almost any other police force.

    Figures from the Independent Police Complaints Commission indicate Staffordshire officers used the Taser 626 times in 2013, higher than every force except the Met, West Midlands and Greater Manchester.

     
  9.  
    More sun 08:03: Charlie Slater BBC Weather

    After a cloudy start, we should see another warm and sunny day with highs of 25C (77F).

     
  10.  
    Good morning 08:00: Gavin Bevis BBC Local Live

    I'll be bringing you today's updates for Derbyshire and East Staffordshire.

    You can get in touch by emailing derby.locallive@bbc.co.uk.

     

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