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Summary

  1. Updates for Friday 11 May 2017
  2. Cyber attack on NHS services in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire
  3. Park remains closed following schoolgirl's death
  4. Eighteen shotguns stolen in violent raid
  5. 'Drone with thermal camera' to look for missing dog and lamb
  6. Brothel slavery charges for two men
  7. DNA evidence convicts Loughborough rapist
  8. News, sport, travel and weather updates resume at 08:00 Monday

Live Reporting

By Khia Lewis-Todd and Amy Woodfield

All times stated are UK

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  1. Chris Bevan

    BBC Sport at Etihad Stadium

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    Chris Bevan

    BBC Sport at Etihad Stadium

    Manchester City hold on to beat Leicester and move back into third as Riyad Mahrez's late penalty is disallowed for the Foxes.

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  2. Our live updates across the day

    That's all from the East Midlands live page - updates will start again on Monday at 08:00.   

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 Nottinghamshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Nottinghamshire southbound severe accident, between J27 for A608 Hucknall and J26 for A610 Nottingham.

    M1 Nottinghamshire - Two lanes closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound between J27, A608 (Hucknall) and J26, A610 (Nottingham), because of an accident involving three cars.

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

  4. Weather: Cloudy overnight with clear spells

    Lucy Martin

    BBC Weather

    A few showers through the evening and then largely cloudy overnight with some clear spells.  

    Tomorrow will be a cloudy start to the day but with some sunshine. Many areas will stay dry but there is a risk of some showers.

    Minimum temperature: 11C (52F)

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  5. Hospital A&E remains open despite cyber attack concerns

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    I have just spoken to King's Mill Hospital and they've told me that its A&E department remains open.

    "The NHS nationally is the victim of a suspected cyber attack," a spokesperson for the hospital said. 

    "All our computers are down as a precaution.

    "Our A&E remains open, but we ask patients to use A&E wisely.

    "The NHS nationally will investigate the full extent and give full details later."  

  6. King's Mill Hospital declares 'major incident'

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Dr Tarek Seda, an A&E doctor at King's Mill Hospital in Sutton-in-Ashfield, has been explaining the impact of the suspected cyber attack. 

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    "We started shutting computer systems down and we didn't know what was going on," Dr Seda told BBC Radio 5 Live.  

    "We had a bit of a briefing that we had to declare a major incident, which only happens in extreme situations." 

    He adds that he has never know anything like this where they have been forced to shut down the computer system. 

  7. Ex-Forest defender guiding students to brink of Europa League place

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Forest fans - ever wonder what happened to former defender Christian Edwards? 

    Christian Edwards

    Well wonder no more... 

    Edwards, who played for the Reds between 1998-2003, is currently in charge of university side Cardiff Met FC and they are just one win away from the Europa League.

    "I have to pinch myself that five years ago we were playing in Welsh League Division Three," Edwards told BBC Wales Sport. 

    Quite remarkable really. 

  8. Fatal crash driver admits charge

    Greig Watson

    Reporter, BBC News Online

    A driver who killed a bystander when he crashed during a police pursuit has pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving. 

    Matthew Luke Hogg, 24, from Melville Court, Etwall, struck another car in Main Street, Hilton on 11 April.

    His vehicle then hit a 75-year-old man who was killed instantly.

    Hogg is due to be sentenced at Derby Crown Court on Monday. 

    Hilton High Street
  9. Royal Derby Hospital working to 'protect systems'

    Khia Lewis-Todd

    BBC Local Live

    The trust that runs Royal Derby Hospital has confirmed it was not affected by hackers but it is putting plans in place as a precaution.

    “At this stage the Trust has not been affected by the cyber attack which has caused problems for many other Trusts, but we are putting resilience measures in place to protect our systems as the situation develops," a spokesman said.

    Royal Derby Hospital
  10. NHS cyber attack: Situation across the East Midlands

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Here is what we know so far about the extent of this NHS cyber attack in the East Midlands: 

    • All IT systems at Derbyshire Community Health Services have been shut down, but the Royal Derby Hospital has not been affected 
    • A GP surgery in West Bridgford in Nottinghamshire has said its computer system is down and it cannot access patient records 
    • King's Mill Hospital in Sutton-in-Ashfield said they do not know if they have been affected 
    • Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the Queen's Medical Centre and the City Hospital, said it is not affected 
    • Bosses at Leicester's hospitals have confirmed that they have not been hit by the attack  
  11. Extent of NHS cyber attack becoming clearer

    Christian Hill

    BBC Radio Leicester newsreader

    George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust in Nuneaton, which also serves people in Hinckley and west Leicestershire, has confirmed it has been affected by the NHS cyber attack. 

    "We are currently dealing with a suspected cyber attack,and have shut down a number of our systems as a precaution," a spokesperson for the trust said.  

    "We have implemented our contingency plans and we continue to provide services in A&E and essential services elsewhere. 

    "We do ask that patients only use A&E in an emergency and to call NHS 111 for urgent advice and guidance." 

  12. Prestigious medal for war veteran

    Amy Woodfield

    BBC Local Live

    A 99-year-old war veteran has been presented with France's highest honour to mark his part in the liberation of France in the Summer of 1944.

    Don Sutton from Ravenshead in Nottinghamshire was presented with the Legion d'Honneur medal by the French Consul in the East Midlands at a presentation ceremony.

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    Video caption: Don Sutton said liberating France was "quite a big do".
  13. Police chase in Wigston 'justified'

    Amy Woodfield

    BBC Local Live

    An investigation into a police chase that led to a car crashing into railings was found to be justified and in accordance with force policies.

    It happened on Bushloe End in Wigston in January last year. The two men in the BMW being chased by police were seriously injured when the car crashed.

    Bushloe End

    The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has since looked into the circumstances behind the crash and the involvement of Leicestershire Police.

    They found the police constable driving was suitably trained and the pursuit had been authorised. There was also footage from the body-worn camera where the officer could be heard updating the control room and assessing the level of risk.   

    Since the crash the driver of the BMW has been jailed for 33 months for dangerous driving, driving without insurance and failing to stop.

  14. Leicester's hospitals IT team 'on high alert'

    Christian Hill

    BBC Radio Leicester newsreader

    Although it has not as yet been affected by the cyber attack, the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS trust has said its IT team is on high alert.

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  15. Derby healthcare computers 'shut down as a precaution'

    BBC Radio Derby

    All GP surgeries in southern Derbyshire have been warned to switch off their IT systems after reports of a nationwide cyber attack on the NHS.

    Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Trust has confirmed its executives are meeting to asses the risk. The IT system has been shut down as a precaution. 

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  16. Cyber attack hits Nottingham GP surgery

    Lewis Scrimshaw

    News editor, BBC Radio Nottingham

    It's unclear what impact the cyber attack is having in Nottinghamshire at the moment.... BBC Radio Nottingham has so far been contacted by one surgery in West Bridgford, which says its computer system is down, and it can't access patient records.

    But Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the QMC and the City Hospital, says it is NOT affected.

  17. Kings Mill Hospital 'does not know' if it was hit by cyber attack

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    King's Mill Hospital in Sutton-in-Ashfield has said it does not yet know if it has been affected by this cyber attack on NHS systems. 

    Staff there have been asked to turn off their computers.