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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 South Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between J31 for A57 Sheffield and J32 for M18.

    M1 South Yorkshire - Two lanes closed on M1 northbound between J31, A57 (Sheffield) and J32, M18 (Thurcroft), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A616 South Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A616 South Yorkshire both ways severe accident, between A629 and A6102.

    A616 South Yorkshire - A616 in Deepcar closed and slow traffic in both directions between the A629 junction and the A6102 junction, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J31 for A57 Sheffield and J30 for A616.

    M1 South Yorkshire - One lane blocked on M1 southbound between J31, A57 (Sheffield) and J30, A616 (Worksop), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J35 for A629 Rotherham and J34 for A631.

    M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed on M1 southbound between J35, A629 (Rotherham) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J33 for A630 Catcliffe and J32 for M18.

    M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound between J33, A630 (Catcliffe) and J32, M18 (Thurcroft), because of a lorry having a tyre changed.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M18 East Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M18 East Yorkshire southbound severe accident, between J7 for M62 and J6 for A614.

    M18 East Yorkshire - One lane closed on M18 southbound between J7, M62 (Langham) and J6, A614 (Thorne), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J33 for A630 Catcliffe and J34 for A631.

    M1 South Yorkshire - One lane blocked on M1 northbound between J33, A630 (Catcliffe) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M18 East Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M18 East Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J7 for M62 and J6 for A614.

    M18 East Yorkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M18 southbound between J7, M62 (Langham) and J6, A614 (Thorne), because of emergency repairs.

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

  9. Yorkshire's top stories today

    Yorkshire's top stories today include:

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  10. Owls game to go ahead this weekend

    Andy Giddings

    Sports Editor, BBC Sheffield

    Sheffield Wednesday's game against Bristol City will go ahead at 15:00 tomorrow as planned, the club's confirmed.

    Ashton Gate in Bristol

    The Ashton Gate pitch has undersoil heating, ensuring it will be fit for the match and the Owls will travel to the south west later today to ensure they are in position to fulfill the fixture.

    The Robins are advising supporters to allow extra time to travel and are asking fans to park away from the ground and walk the final part of their journey to the stadium.

    Avon and Somerset Police say they're happy with the roads leading into Bristol, with the M4, M5, A4 Portway, A369 and A370 all open.

  11. Missing girl found

    Humberside Police say Shannon Cottrell, who was reported missing earlier, has been found safe and well.

    Originally from Northampton, it was thought she could have travelled to East Yorkshire or to Doncaster.

    The force has thanked everyone who helped finding the 16-year-old by sharing their appeal.

  12. Chief exec thanks NHS staff across Sheffield

    The chief executive of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals has praised the commitment of NHS staff working in the city's hospitals and community services who have battled the weather to ensure patients have received the care they need.

    NHS workers have shared photos of their "treks", including this picture of nurses Clare Hunt and Rachel Baker making their way through Narnia, sorry Fulwood, for their shift:

    Nurses in the snow

    Stories of employees walking miles to get into work and even providing accommodation for colleagues have been told over the last 48 hours.

    Sir Andrew Cash also commented that the area is "very lucky to have the support and dedication of such amazing people".

  13. Doncaster v Bury fixture postponed

    BBC Sport

    Doncaster's match with Bury tomorrow afternoon has been postponed for safety reasons after the recent freezing weather conditions.

    Keepmoat Stadium with snow on the surface

    Rovers have been working to try to get the fixture on, but snow continues to sit on the pitch at the Keepmoat Stadium and surrounding routes are also still covered in snow and ice.

    Referee Richard Wigglesworth carried out a pitch inspection just before 14:00 and deemed the pitch playable.

    But after discussions with the safety advisory group, South Yorkshire Police and the EFL the game has been postponed.

    A re-arranged date and kick-off time will be announced in due course.

    Quote Message: We simply couldn't guarantee the safety of everyone attending. There is further adverse weather forecast overnight and on Saturday morning and we were only left with one option." from Marie Hepburn Head of Operations at Club Doncaster
    Marie HepburnHead of Operations at Club Doncaster
  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J33 for A630 Catcliffe and J34 for A631.

    M1 South Yorkshire - One lane blocked on M1 northbound between J33, A630 (Catcliffe) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a broken down van. Traffic is coping well.

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

  15. Speedway rider breaks back sledging

    Mike McCarthy

    BBC Radio Leicester Sport

    Leicester Lions will be without rider Josh Bates for the start of the season after he broke his back sledging.

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    Bates landed on a brick underneath the snow and has broken a vertebrae.

    It is not clear how long the 22-year-old will be out of action but the Lions say they are hopeful of a swift recovery.

    Bates, who also rides for Sheffield Tigers, won't be replaced by either side until the full extent of his injury is known.