Live BBC Local Live: Updates from Derbyshire on Friday 15 August 2014

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STANDARD 08:01 Good morning

Gavin Bevis, BBC Local Live

Hello, I'm here with all of today's news, sport, travel and weather updates for Derbyshire and East Staffordshire.

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STANDARD 08:12 Monarch pulls out

BBC Radio Derby

Monarch Airlines is to stop flying from East Midlands Airport from next April.

Monarch plane

Airport bosses say passengers are unlikely to notice much difference at the site and it is confident it can find a replacement airline.

STANDARD 08:23 Sunny Friday

Charlie Slater, BBC Weather

A mainly bright and sunny day but light showers are possible this afternoon. Highs of 19C (66F).

STANDARD 08:32 Video: Angry shopkeeper

A Derby shop owner has been pictured on CCTV chasing a thief with a wooden plank.

Ali Nowroozi

Ali Nowroozi said he took action after his store on London Road was targeted 20 times over the past two years.

STANDARD 08:43 M1 crash

An accident involving a car and a lorry is blocking a lane of the M1 southbound at J28, warns BBC Travel News.

STANDARD 08:56 News on the hour

Alex Howick, Newsreader, BBC Radio Derby

In my 09:00 bulletin, I'll have the latest on Monarch's decision to stop flying from East Midlands Airport.

STANDARD 09:06 Borneo student inquest due

BBC Radio Derby

An inquest into the death of a Derbyshire medical student who was killed in Borneo last week, opens at Derby Coroner's Court today.

Neil Dalton

Newcastle University student Neil Dalton, from Ambergate, was stabbed to death with his friend Aiden Brunger, following a row in a bar.

STANDARD 09:20 New deal for Francis

Owen Bradley, BBC Radio Derby Sport

Former Derby County target Simon Francis has signed a new three-year deal at Bournemouth.