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Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire northbound

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M1 Derbyshire northbound severe disruption, from J28 for A38 Alfreton to J29 for A617 Chesterfield.

M1 Derbyshire - Lane closed on M1 northbound from J28, A38 (Alfreton) to J29, A617 (Chesterfield), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Pensioner threatened by burglar

Nick Smith

BBC News Online

A 76-year-old woman ran from her home after a man broke in and threatened her on Saturday.

Derbyshire Police said the man entered the house in Winchester Drive, Midway, Swadlincote, at about 16:00, confronting the woman who ran off before the man also fled.

He is described as being about 5ft 8in tall and wearing a green coat.

A 28-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and released on bail.

The force has appealed for information.

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Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire northbound

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M1 Leicestershire northbound severe disruption, from J24 for A453 Ashby Road Nottingham South to J25 for A52 Brian Clough Way Nottingham.

M1 Leicestershire - One lane closed and it's heavy on M1 northbound from J24, A453 (Nottingham South) to J25, A52 (Nottingham), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

BBC News Travel

M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, from J29 for A617 Chesterfield to J28 for A38 Alfreton.

M1 Derbyshire - Two lanes closed on M1 southbound from J29, A617 (Chesterfield) to J28, A38 (Alfreton), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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