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Dave Wade and Khia Lewis-Todd

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  1. Our live coverage across the day

    That's all from East Midlands Live. We'll be back on Tuesday at 08:00 with the latest news, sport, travel and weather. 

  2. East Midlands weather update: Light showers possible

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    It will stay cloudy through this evening and into tonight, with a few light showers possible in the early hours. 

    Lows of 7C (45F).

  3. New Derbyshire Police chief constable appointed

    Khia Lewis-Todd

    BBC Local Live

    Derbyshire Police has appointed a new chief constable.

    Current deputy chief constable Peter Goodman (left) will take up the role from Mick Creedon in June.

    Peter Good

    Derbyshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa (right) said he was "delighted" with the appointment.

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    Quote Message: Peter has a wealth of experience in Derbyshire and across the wider East Midlands region, which will help to streamline our approach to joint working with other forces. In addition, his national portfolio encompasses some of the biggest challenges facing policing today, which can only benefit local residents." from Hardayl Dhindsa Police Crime Commissioner
    Hardayl DhindsaPolice Crime Commissioner
  4. Watch: Bodycam footage of bricks thrown in rooftop standoff

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    We told you earlier about two teenagers who were jailed yesterday for staging a 10-hour rooftop standoff in Dunkirk, Nottingham, last week. 

    The 16-year-old boys threw items, including bricks and tiles, from the tops of buildings in Cloister Street last Wednesday.

    Here's bodycam footage released by police showing the damage to the vehicles and debris in the street...

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    Video caption: Bodycam footage of bricks thrown in rooftop standoff
  5. Your pictures: The best from today in the East Midlands

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  6. Leicester City tightens up security after Dortmund explosions

    BBC Leicester Sport

    Leicester City and other clubs have received updated security advice from the Premier League in the wake of the Dortmund explosions.  

  7. Watch: Recap of the Queen's visit to Leicester

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Can you believe people came from as far away as the USA to see the Queen visit Leicester today?

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    Video caption: Watch: Recap of the Queen's Maundy Thursday visit to Leicester

    Loving the inflatable crowns, ladies.  

  8. Missing man 'may have headed to Birmingham'

    Khia Lewis-Todd

    BBC Local Live

    This is 22-year-old Peter Tidmas.

    According to Derbyshire Police, he was last seen leaving his home in Thurvaston Lane, near Ashbourne, at the end of March.

    Police said he sometimes visits gaming conventions and was thought to have headed to Birmingham, but has not been heard from since he left. 

    Peter Tidmas
  9. 'Great to see family in royal visit crowd'

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    If you missed our Facebook Live from the Queen's arrival in Leicester, watch it here.

    Sue emailed to say she spotted her mum and dad at the cathedral.

  10. Football: Midfield check for Burton ahead of Ipswich game

    BBC Sport

    As they prepare to host Ipswich this weekend, Burton will check on midfielder Lasse Vigen Christensen, who missed the draw with Aston Villa because of a tight gluteal muscle.

    Lasse Vigen Christensen

    Should Christensen remain out, Michael Kightly is likely to keep his place, while former Ipswich striker Luke Varney will hope for a recall.

    Burton have kept just one clean sheet in their last 12 home league games and are five points above the relegation places in the Championship.

  11. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A38 Derbyshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A38 Derbyshire northbound severe accident, at B600 affecting A61 Derby Road.

    A38 Derbyshire - Queuing traffic on A38 northbound in Alfreton at the B600 junction, because of an accident involving two cars and a lorry earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened. Travel time is around 30 minute. Congestion to Watchorn Island.

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

  12. Travel: M1 crash between junctions 23a and 22

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Delays of an hour expected, according to Highways England...

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    Here's the view from between junctions 22 and 23

  13. Cricket: Broad not in squad against Durham

    BBC Nottingham Sport

    No Stuart Broad in the Notts squad at Durham  but Jake Ball and Brett Hutton have been added to the team that won at Leicestershire.

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  14. Magpies; Yeates available for Crewe game

    Charlie Slater

    BBC Radio Nottingham sports reporter

    Notts County will have midfielder Mark Yeates available for the game at Crewe tomorrow. 

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    Yeates has missed the last three matches because of suspension.