16:17 UK time, Thursday, 13 March 2014
After research shows the East Midlands has the lowest representation of Lords, a government minister rejects quotas as an answer
A man is charged with possession of a firearm following a 10-hour armed siege at a snooker hall in Nottinghamshire.
The parents of a baby who was given an overdose of morphine by hospital staff say it is a "miracle" she is alive.
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Nottinghamshire - Racecourse Road in Colwick, Nottingham closed near the Colwick Crossings junction, because of a gas leak. Diversion in operation - Red Line 44 bus service will be diverted along Manvers Street and Daleside Road. A shuttle bus will operate between the City Centre and Colwick Crossings. Expect delays.
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