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Summary

  1. Live parakeet stuffed through letterbox
  2. Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to visit Leicester
  3. 'Super-council' plan 'dead in the water'
  4. Cathedral defends screening of religious satire
  5. Nurse went through menopausal symptoms twice
  6. Updates for Tuesday 27 November 2018

Live Reporting

By Amy Woodfield, Nick Smith, Gavin Bevis and David Pittam

All times stated are UK

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Leicestershire both ways severe disruption, around J24 for A453 Nottingham South.

    M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed on M1 around J24, A453 (Nottingham South), because of Lorry with a shifted load.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Derbyshire northbound severe disruption, at J30 for A616 Worksop.

    M1 Derbyshire - M1 lane closed on entry slip road northbound at J30, A616 (Worksop), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe accident, from J31 for A57 Sheffield to J30 for A616 Worksop.

    M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound from J31, A57 (Sheffield) to J30, A616 (Worksop), because of an accident.

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

  4. Our live coverage across the day

    Today's updates have now come to an end. Our live news, sport, travel and weather coverage will resume at 08:00 tomorrow.

  5. Tonight's weather: Rain to ease off

    BBC Weather

    Rain this evening will ease and move away to leave it drier for a time but with low cloud and possible mist or fog. Further outbreaks of light rain expected towards morning.

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  6. Family 'extremely worried' about missing 90-year-old

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    An urgent appeal has gone out to find a 90-year-old man who's gone missing in Derby.

    Henryk Krepa caught the bus into the city centre this morning but hasn't been seen since and his family are "extremely worried" about his welfare in the cold weather.

    Police have asked anyone who can help to call 101.

    Henryk Krepa
  7. 'Fake petition' used by distraction thieves

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    A warning has been issued by police following reports of two women using a fake petition to carry out distraction thefts in Nottinghamshire.

    Police said the women, thought to be aged between 25 and 30, have been reportedly asking older people to sign their petition calling for a large health centre to be built in that location.

    The victims then had their wallets and purses taken while adding their signature to the sheet.

    The pair are believed to have targeted people in Bingham, Ratcliffe-on-Trent and East Leake.

  8. Jail for man twice caught driving while disqualified

    Nick Smith

    BBC News Online

    A man caught driving while disqualified twice in the space of eight days has been jailed.

    Derbyshire Police said they stopped an Audi A3 driven by Szymon Lampart on the A38 on November 20, after stopping him driving a Jaguar on 12 November.

    At Chesterfield Magistrates' Court Lampart, of Ilthorpe, Hull, admitted two counts of driving while disqualified, driving without insurance and possession of a class B drug and was jailed for 16 weeks and banned from driving for two years.

    Szymon Lampart
  9. Hucknall teenager still hasn't been found

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    A 15-year-old boy who went missing from his home in Nottinghamshire three weeks ago still hasn't been found.

    Lucifer Orange disappeared from the Hucknall area on 8 November.

    Nottinghamshire Police said he was dressed all in black when he vanished. Anyone with information is asked to call 101.

    Lucifer Orange