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Live Reporting

By Andrew Barton, Kevin Larkin and Nick Wilmshurst

All times stated are UK

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  1. That's all from Thursday...

    Those are all our updates from across Yorkshire on Thursday 1 June 2017.

    Want the latest news, sport, weather and travel details from where you live on Friday 2 June? Just click here.

  2. Envelope update

    Severe roadworks: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe roadworks, between J32 for A639 and J33 for A162.

    M62 West Yorkshire - Very slow traffic and one lane closed on M62 eastbound between J32, A639 (Pontefract) and J33, A162 (Ferrybridge Services), because of roadworks.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J35 for A629 Rotherham and J34 for A631.

    M1 South Yorkshire - Very slow traffic on M1 southbound between J35, A629 (Rotherham) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a rolling road-block.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, between J30 for A642 and J29 for M1.

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane blocked on M62 westbound in Bottom Boat between J30, A642 (Rothwell) and J29, M1 (Lofthouse), because of a broken down car. Matrix sign set to 50 mph.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Video content

    Video caption: A man living in flats raided by anti-terror police says he heard an "almighty explosion".
  6. Our five top stories today

    That's all from us for today, we'll be back tomorrow from 06:30 with all the latest news, sport, weather and travel for Yorkshire.

    Updates on breaking news will continue throughout the night, but before we go, let's look back at some of our top stories from today:

    1. Leeds girl's hair trapped in pool filter horror
    2. Man arrested after woman's body found in Pontefract
    3. 'Outrage' over expansion plans for North Yorkshire village
    4. £200k breast cancer research boost for Sheffield Uni
    5. Hockney exhibitionmost visited in Tate Gallery history

    See you tomorrow

  7. Police issue 'no insurance, no car' warning

    Kevin Larkin

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    South Yorkshire Police have issued a "no insurance, no car" warning to motorists.

    3,224 vehicles have been seized by the force in the last year.

    As well as your car being seized, you could also get a fine and six points on your licence.

    Car Rotherham
  8. Forecast for tonight and tomorrow

    Paul Hudson

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    It's been another splendid day across Yorkshire, here's what the near future holds in store for us:


    Tonight a dry and warm night with broken cloud, lows of around 13C (55F).

    A bright start in places for tomorrow, but it'll soon cloud over with a little patchy rain spreading eastwards.

    But all is not lost for sunshine fans, with brighter conditions returning later. Maximum temperature 20C (68F).

  9. Rotherham community officer wins gold

    Kevin Larkin

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    A Rotherham community police officer has won a gold medal.

    PCSO Ernie Mpundu is now the Police Indoor Sports Table Tennis Champion 2017.

    Ernie Mpundu

    It's a contrast to his day job tackling anti-social behaviour in Rotherham town centre.

    A rumour from South Yorkshire Police suggests he'll play colleagues using his mobile instead of a bat.

  10. Morrisons fined £55,000 over mouldy pies

    Bradford-based supermarket Morrisons has been fined £55,000 for food hygiene offences, including selling mouldy pork pies.

    Pork pie

    Inspectors also found staff at the store in Fleet, Hampshire were handling bread while wearing dirty uniforms.

    The firm pleaded guilty to four offences under food safety and hygiene regulations, at a hearing at Basingstoke Magistrates' Court.

    The supermarket apologised and said it had improved food hygiene.

  11. General Election 2017: Theresa May in Pontefract

    Theresa May has been in Pontefract this afternoon on the campaign trail:

    Theresa May

    She was asked if next polling day "couldn't come soon enough, given the state of the opinion polls?"

    The Prime Minister replied that the only poll that mattered was the one on election day. "We'll see what happens" she added.

    Mrs May was speaking to - and being questioned by - workers at a furniture-making factory.

  12. Police investigate suspected arson in Sheffield

    Kevin Larkin

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    Police are investigating a suspected arson attack on a house in Sheffield.

    Something was poured through the letterbox of a property on Montford Drive in Burngreave and set alight while people were asleep upstairs.

    Montford Drive

    The front door and hallway were damaged but no-one was hurt.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101.

  13. Leeds girl in holiday pool ordeal

    A six-year-old girl almost drowned when her hair was sucked into a swimming pool filter, her mother has said.

    Darcey Morgan, from Leeds, was trapped for more than two minutes when she became stuck underwater at a resort hotel in Lanzarote. She was given CPR by the poolside before being rushed to hospital in Arrecife where she was kept overnight.

    Darcey Morgan

    Her mother Alex said fellow holidaymakers helped to pull Darcey to safety.

    Travel company First Choice said it had launched a "full and thorough investigation" into the incident.

  14. Planning go ahead for Bramall Lane flats in Sheffield

    Kevin Larkin

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    Approval has been given for a devlopment on the corner of Sheffield United's ground.

    45 flats will be built as well as a 6,600 square foot superstore selling Blades merchandise.

    It's part of the club's long term business plan.

    Bramall Lane development
  15. Man arrested after serious assault in York

    A man has been arrested this afternoon following a serious sexual assault in York in the early hours of Monday morning.

    He was identified after a CCTV appeal earlier today.

    Police say that he is expected to remain in custody overnight for questioning.

  16. Up a creek without a paddle? Fundraisers look for rowing help

    Kevin Larkin

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    A team of charity fundraisers in Doncaster has volunteered for a rowing challenge.

    But they're up a creek without a paddle unless someone with experience of rowing can help steer them in the right direction.

    The St John's Hospice staff will field a team for the Doncaster Lakeside Dragon Boat Race next month.

    Dragon boat race

    Anyone available for the event on 15 July and for training beforehand is asked to get in touch.

    You can call Chris Smith on 01302 798391 or Lindsey Richards on 01302 796662.