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Summary

  1. CCTV of 'murdered' teen's last moments
  2. Hospital baby deaths 'preventable'
  3. M1 crash driver 'twice drink-drive limit'
  4. Men charged over B&Q knife attack
  5. Man guilty of attacking girlfriend before death
  6. Star Wars toys fetch almost £10k
  7. Kylie announces Nottingham gig
  8. Updates on Friday 23 February 2018

Live Reporting

By Calum McKenzie and Dave Wade

All times stated are UK

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People fleeing the scene of the blast

Six people are hurt and police declare a "major incident" after a blast destroys a shop.

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Leicester 'blast': Footage captures incident aftermath
A BBC journalist has captured the immediate aftermath of the 'blast' in Leicester

Severe disruption: A47 Leicestershire eastbound

BBC News Travel

A47 Leicestershire eastbound severe disruption, from Woodville Road to Westcotes Drive.

A47 Leicestershire - One lane closed on A47 Hinckley Road inbound in West End, Leicester from the Woodville Road junction to the Westcotes Drive junction, because of a police incident and earlier building collapse.

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

Leicester full-back Telusa Veainu carries the ball into contact

Leicester keep their hopes of a top-four Premiership finish alive by beating Saracens, who miss the chance to go top.

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Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, between J19 for M6 and J18 for A5.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed on M1 southbound between J19, M6 (Catthorpe Interchange) and J18, A5 (Rugby), 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, between J19 for M6 and J18 for A5.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M1 southbound between J19, M6 (Catthorpe Interchange) and J18, A5 (Rugby), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Football

Jorge Grant and Shola Ameobi hit crucial goals for Notts County as they keep the heat on their promotion rivals with victory over Stevenage.

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Football

Jonson Clarke-Harris' second-half penalty rescues an unlikely point for 10-man Coventry at promotion rivals Mansfield.

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Jack Butland

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BBC Sport

Manager Paul Lambert calls Jack Butland the "best goalkeeper in Britain" despite his calamitous error costing Stoke victory at Leicester.

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Severe disruption: A1 Nottinghamshire northbound

BBC News Travel

A1 Nottinghamshire northbound severe disruption, between A17 and A638.

A1 Nottinghamshire - One lane closed on A1 northbound in Newark between Newark Showground and Markham, because of a broken down Horsebox. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire northbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Leicestershire northbound severe disruption, between J24 for A6 and J25 for A52 Brian Clough Way Nottingham.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 northbound between J24, A6 (Kegworth) and J25, A52 (Nottingham), 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 J21 for M69.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed on M1 southbound at J21, M69 (Leicester), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

Dannett Street Leicester murder

The man was found in the street and died on his way to hospital, police said.

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Severe disruption: A42 Leicestershire southbound

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A42 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, at M42 J11.

A42 Leicestershire - A42 lane blocked on exit slip road southbound at Burton Upon Trent, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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