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  1. Updates for Monday 4 July 2016
  2. More news, sport, travel and weather from 08:00 on Tuesday

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By Calum McKenzie

All times stated are UK

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  1. Our live coverage across the day

    Our live updates have now ended and will return tomorrow from 08:00. 

  2. Weather: Cloudy night ahead

    Alexandra Hamilton

    BBC Weather

    Intermittent rain will move eastwards overnight. 

    Expect fairly cloudy conditions for much of the night. Lows of 14C (57F).    

  3. Latest headlines for Derbyshire and East Staffordshire

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Here's what's happening across Derbyshire and East Staffordshire: 

    • A letter written by Lord Nelson fails to sell at auction in Derbyshire
    • An 18-month-old cat from Derby had its leg amputated after being shot with an air rifle
    • Derby teenager Jay Clarke will play 11th seed Jurabek Karimov in the boys singles second round at Wimbledon
  4. Storey: Chesterfield washout 'very disppointing'

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    They're not having much luck up at Queen's Park. Here's Derbyshire chief executive Simon Storey on a second consecutive day without play...

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    Video caption: The Derbyshire Chief Executive reflects on another day's cricket lost to the weather.
  5. Pearson: Rams need to win ugly

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Here is a little bit more of what Nigel Pearson has had to say on his first day of pre-season. 

    "Maybe if we can find ways of winning when we're not particularly at our best that will enhance our chances," Pearson told BBC Radio Derby. 

    "I think that is something everyone strives to do and if that's what it takes for us to be a success we'll try to achieve that." 

  6. Pearson: We'll need to win even when we play badly

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Derby County boss Nigel Pearson says his squad has good potential, but will need to turn average performances into victories next season. 

    Nigel Pearson

    Pearson was speaking after taking his first training session at Moor Farm.

  7. Your photos: July across Derbyshire

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    All still and quiet this afternoon on Osborne Pond at Shipley Park in Heanor. 

    Osborne pond at Shipley park Heanor

    Thanks to BBC Weather Watcher Shrek for the pic. 

  8. Police admit mistakes were made in Ricky Hill case

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Here's what Derbyshire Police has had to say following the narrative conclusion at Ricky Hill's inquest: 

    Quote Message: Firstly I would like to express our sincere apologies to Ricky Hill’s family. We accept mistakes were made both at the time Mr Hill was reported missing and during the subsequent search to find him. An independent team reviewed our response to Mr Hill last year and they made a number of recommendations about how we could improve. We have already put these improvements in place." from Peter Goodman Deputy Chief Constable - Derbyshire Police
    Peter GoodmanDeputy Chief Constable - Derbyshire Police
  9. Police criticised over man's death

    A narrative conclusion has been recorded into the death of Ricky Hill from Alfreton, who died after leaving the Royal Derby Hospital in 2014. 

    Ricky Hill

    The hospital and Derbyshire police have both been heavily criticised over the 30-year-old's death.

  10. Tarzan film brought hall 'back to life'

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Some of the staff at Kedleston were also extras in the film. 

    Simon McCormack, the hall's conservation manager, said: "It was a great chance to see the property being brought to life and used in the way it might have been historically. 

    "It included things like having the fires lit in some of the rooms, which is not something we normally do." 

  11. Derbyshire landmark to feature on the big screen

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    If you are heading to the cinema this week to see the new Tarzan film - then see if you can spot Kedleston Hall. 

    Kedleston Hall

    The stately home north of Derby has been used for some of the early scenes. 

  12. Seed sets up clash with Derby's Clarke

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Derby's Jay Clarke will play 11th seed Jurabek Karimov (pictured right) in the second round of the boys singles at Wimbledon. 

    Jay Clarke and Jurabek Karimov

    The 18-year-old from Uzbekistan beat Louis Wessels 6-4, 6-4 earlier today. 

  13. Your photos: July across Derbyshire

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Here's a nice picture of a dog enjoying the weekend weather in Matlock. 

    Dog in Matlock

    Thanks to BBC Weather Watcher Helen and Hound for the pic. 

  14. 'Pressures' affecting hospital performance

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    NHS bosses say they can't see people quickly enough because of bed pressures and staffing shortages elsewhere in the hospital.

    A and E unit
  15. City A&E unit 'still not performing'

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    The Royal Derby hospital says the number of people going to A&E in May was almost 8% higher than the same month last year. 

    A and E unit

    The figures follow recent trends and show the hospital is performing below the national average at seeing people quickly enough.

  16. Handed in knives to 'spread peace'

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    All the knives are also being donated to an artist who is making an angel sculpture out of them. 

    He says it will “spread a message of peace.”