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Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

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M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, from J30 for A616 Worksop to J29A for A6192 Erin Road Markham Vale.

M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M1 southbound from J30, A616 (Worksop) to J29a, A6192 (Markham Vale), because of a break down.

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

First images of new Derby water park released

Liam Barnes

BBC News

Moorways swimming pool Derby
Derby City Council

The first snapshots of a planned new swimming pool for Derby have been released.

Images released by Derby City Council show some of the designs for the Moorways project, which has been the centre of a long-running dispute over funding.

Moorways swimming pool Derby
Derby City Council

A statement from the authority said it will feature a 50m pool with moving booms and floors, two four-storey flumes and the first "wow ball" wave generator in England.

Moorways - which closed to the public in 2016 in an bid to save £350,000 in annual running costs - has been given a budget of £42m.

The council said it is scheduled to be finished "by late 2021".

Moorways Derby
Derby City Council

Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire northbound

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M1 Derbyshire northbound severe disruption, from J29A for A6192 Erin Road Markham Vale to J30 for A616 Worksop.

M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M1 northbound from J29a, A6192 (Markham Vale) to J30, A616 (Worksop), because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: M1 Derbyshire southbound

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M1 Derbyshire southbound severe accident, from J29A for A6192 Erin Road Markham Vale to J29 for A617 Chesterfield.

M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M1 southbound from J29a, A6192 (Markham Vale) to J29, A617 (Chesterfield), because of an accident.

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