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Summary

  1. Live updates on Friday 10 August
  2. House of Fraser bought by Sports Direct for £90m
  3. Moorland fire smoke drifts across Peak District
  4. Burst water main bridge repair 'is complicated'
  5. Family pay tribute to woman found dead in Measham
  6. Driver, 21, killed in Oadby crash
  7. Arrests over guns fired in Nottingham
  8. Big job for rescuers as toilet pushed off bridge

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By Sandish Shoker and Gavin Bevis

All times stated are UK

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Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, between J29 for A617 Chesterfield and J28 for A38 Alfreton Road.

M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound between J29, A617 (Chesterfield) and J28, A38 (Alfreton), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Lowdham Grange

Samantha Fisher

BBC News

Relatives of prisoners at a privately-run jail have told of a handcuffed inmate being thrown down stairs.

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Severe disruption: M69 Warwickshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M69 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, from J1 for A5 Watling Street Hinckley to J2 for Hinckley Road J2.

M69 Warwickshire - Stationary traffic on M69 southbound from J1, A5 (Hinckley) to J2, Hinckley (Coventry), because of a broken down horsebox and all traffic being temporarily held.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, at J28 for A38 Alfreton Road.

M1 Derbyshire - Stationary traffic on M1 southbound at J28, A38 (Alfreton), because of a broken down vehicle and all traffic being temporarily held.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, at J28 for A38 Alfreton Road.

M1 Derbyshire - M1 entry slip road blocked southbound at J28, A38 (Alfreton), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, at J28 for A38 Alfreton Road.

M1 Derbyshire - M1 exit slip road blocked southbound at J28, A38 (Alfreton), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Somerset's Corey Anderson hits a boundary

Lancashire Lightning, Gloucestershire and Somerset all win to book their places in the T20 Blast quarter-finals.

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Islam Slimani and Leonardo Ulloa

Leicester City strikers Islam Slimani and Leonardo Ulloa complete moves away from the Premier League club.

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Severe accident: A614 Nottinghamshire westbound

BBC News Travel

A614 Nottinghamshire westbound severe accident, at A617 Kirklington Road.

A614 Nottinghamshire - A614 Old Rufford Road closed westbound at the A617 Kirklington Road junction, because of an accident involving a vehicle and a telegraph pole.

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

'They go away so happy'
The pamper sessions for cancer patients in Nottingham.
Badger

Farmers want to cull badgers in Derbyshire, where they are already being vaccinated for bovine TB.

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Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, at J23 for A512 Ashby Road East.

M1 Leicestershire - M1 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J23, A512 (Loughborough), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Northamptonshire northbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Northamptonshire northbound severe disruption, from J18 for A428 to J19 for A14.

M1 Northamptonshire - One lane closed on M1 northbound from J18, A428 (Rugby) to J19, A14 (Catthorpe Interchange), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, at J21 for A5460.

M1 Leicestershire - M1 lane closed on entry slip road southbound at J21, A5460 (Leicester), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

The pamper sessions in Nottingham for cancer patients
The sessions are run in a bid to help women boost their self-confidence as they fight against cancer.
The County Ground, Derby, under the covers

Derbyshire and Leicestershire each take a point from a rain-off which keeps alive both sides' T20 quarter-final hopes.

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Leeds United celebrate

Brendon Mitchell

BBC Sport

Leeds United produce a brilliant attacking display to hammer Derby County and continue their 100% start to the season.

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Football

Mansfield Town twice come from behind to claim a League Two draw at Yeovil.

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Loughborough Lightning celebrate

Loughborough Lightning secure a place at Kia Super League finals day with a big win against Lancashire Thunder.

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National League

Chesterfield continue their impressive start to life in the National League with a home victory over Braintree.

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Hillal Soudani

Hillal Soudani's second-half strike earns unbeaten Nottingham Forest their first win of the season against Reading.

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Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire both ways

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire both ways severe disruption, at J23 for A512 Ashby Road East.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed on M1 at J23, A512 (Loughborough), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, from J23A for A42 to J23 for A512 Ashby Road East.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane blocked and heavy traffic on M1 southbound from J23a A42 to J23, A512 (Loughborough), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, at J24 for A453.

M1 Leicestershire - M1 lane blocked on entry slip road and slow traffic southbound at J24, A453 (East Midlands Airport), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne

Paul Gascoigne will open the stand despite concerns about his health during a TV appearance.

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Derbyshire dementia care home's postcard appeal gets huge response
Cedar Court care home asked the public for holiday stories and received more than 1,000 postcards.
Oliver Cromwell, which was used to haul the Fifteen Guinea Special

Great Central Railway, in Loughborough, is marking the final steam-hauled passenger train service in 1968.

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Our live coverage across the day

Today's updates have now finished but we'll have more news, sport, travel and weather coverage for you from 08:00 on Monday.

Tonight's weather: Cool night after the lightning

BBC Weather

Any remaining thundery showers will quickly clear to the east, leaving a sunny evening.

Overnight, skies will be clear and winds light, allowing for a cool feel and perhaps the odd mist patch.

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Photo appeal after rival football fans clash outside pub

Gavin Bevis

BBC News

Police have released photos of two men they want to speak to after violence broke out between Derby County and Sunderland fans ahead of their match on Good Friday.

The disorder took place outside The Neptune pub in Derby city centre at about 18:00 on 30 March.

Anyone who recognises the faces in the CCTV photos have been asked to contact Derbyshire Police.

CCTV images
Derbyshire Police

Sports Direct 'among most improved companies'

Gavin Bevis

BBC News

Sports Direct has sent us a further statement after the Unite union said it was concerned about what the future might hold for House of Fraser staff in light of the firm's "poor record on pay and employment practices".

It comes after Mike Ashley's company purchased the retailer for £90m.

A spokesman for the Shirebrook-based firm said: "We covered these historical issues extensively in our recent annual report and have been independently recognised in the top 10 UK companies for reputational improvement."

Mike Ashley
PA

Leicester City to face Fred at Old Trafford

BBC Sport

Summer signing Fred is expected to make his Manchester United debut against Leicester City at Old Trafford tonight.

Leicester manager Claude Puel must decide whether to include Jamie Vardy and Harry Maguire after they returned to training later than other squad members following their World Cup exploits.

New signings Jonny Evans and James Maddison are available after returning from injuries and Demarai Gray is also fit.

Fred
Reuters

Severe accident: M1 Leicestershire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire southbound severe accident, from J24 for A453 to J23A for A42.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M1 southbound from J24, A453 (East Midlands Airport) to J23a A42, because of an accident.

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

Rare wet day at Trent Bridge

Gavin Bevis

BBC News

After this afternoon's downpours, the so-called super-sopper has been put into use on a match day for the first time this summer.

Notts Outlaws are due to take on Yorkshire Vikings in the T20 Blast at 18:30.

Trent Bridge
BBC

Girl, 16, denies murder

Nottingham Post

A 16-year-old girl has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 17-year-old Lyrico Steede.