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Summary

  1. Woman dies after being hit by car on A50
  2. Protest march organised after four stabbings in three days
  3. Woman in 'serious condition' after three car crash
  4. Online paedophile investigation unit arrests hundreds
  5. Investigation continues after woman, 100, has neck broken in bag snatch
  6. Call to recognise Vale of Belvoir as Area of Outstanding National Beauty
  7. Latest updates for Tuesday 29 May 2018

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By Sandish Shoker and Dave Wade

All times stated are UK

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A617 Derbyshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A617 Derbyshire both ways severe disruption, between B6039 Spital Lane and B6425 Hassocky Lane.

    A617 Derbyshire - A617 in Chesterfield closed in both directions between the B6039 Spital Lane junction and the B6425 Hassocky Lane junction, because of a police incident. Diversion in operation - Inbound: via Mansfield Road through Hasland. Outbound - via Spital Lane, Calow Lane, through Hasland onto Mansfield Road.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M42 Leicestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, between J11 for A42 and J10 for A5.

    M42 Leicestershire - One lane closed on M42 southbound between J11, A42 (Burton Upon Trent) and J10, A5 (Tamworth), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A50 Derbyshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    A50 Derbyshire eastbound severe disruption, at J7 A515.

    A50 Derbyshire - A50 in Sudbury entry slip road from A515 closed and heavy traffic eastbound at J7, A515 (Cubley), because of a vehicle fire.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Leicestershire northbound severe disruption, at J24 for A6.

    M1 Leicestershire - M1 lane closed on exit slip road northbound at J24, A6 (Kegworth), because of a broken down tanker. Traffic is coping well.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Nottinghamshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Nottinghamshire northbound severe disruption, at Trowell Services.

    M1 Nottinghamshire - M1 slip road into the services closed northbound at Trowell Services.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Nottinghamshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Nottinghamshire southbound severe disruption, at Trowell Services affecting J26 for A610 Nottingham.

    M1 Nottinghamshire - M1 slip road into the services closed, one lane closed and queuing traffic southbound at Trowell Services, because of a lorry fire. Congestion to J26, A610 (Nottingham).

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

  7. Our live coverage across the day

    That's it for dedicated live coverage for today but some breaking news and travel will continue through the night.

    We'll be back from 08:00 on Wednesday

  8. Redundancy 'last resort' at Asda warehouse

    Dave Wade

    BBC News

    Asda has confirmed it's started a consultation on the future of its distribution site in Nottingham.

    asda warehouse bulwell

    The warehouse in Bulwell opened in 2013 and employs more than 500 workers.

    In a statement, the company has said it's too early to say how many jobs may be at risk, but it says workers will be re-employed wherever possible.

    It added the move has nothing to do with the merger with Sainsbury's.

    "Whilst conversations about change are never easy, we will always work to find new opportunities for our colleagues and redundancy is a last resort," a spokesman said.

  9. Jailed 'gun courier' played for Forest

    Liam Barnes

    BBC News

    An ex-footballer who crashed a stolen van into a fence and threw a loaded revolver into a family's garden while evading police has been jailed.

    Luke THomas

    Luke Thomas, who represented Nottingham Forest before a knee injury curtailed his career, admitted acting as a "courier" on 10 June last year.

    Nottingham Crown Court heard he had become depressed after the injury.

    The 20-year-old also admitted possessing a firearm and ammunition, as well as dangerous driving.

    He was jailed for five years and eight months and disqualified from driving for 44 months.

    The court heard Thomas, of Cardale Road, Nottingham, threw the gun away after a van he was driving crashed into a fence in St Ann's while being pursued by police.

  10. Man, 79, jailed for historical child sex abuse

    Dave Wade

    BBC News

    A 79-year-old man has been jailed for five years for sexually assaulting children in the 1970s and 80s.

    Colin Lee

    Colin Lee, of Ratby, Leicestershire, abused four children at an address in Leicester, the county's police said.

    The force said, after one victim came forward in 2016, it was revealed he had abused others.

    Lee had denied the charges but was found guilty at Leicester Crown Court today.

    He was convicted of:

    • Four counts of indecency with a child under 14
    • Two counts of indecent assault on a female child
    • Three counts of indecent assault on a child under 14
  11. Plan to transform historic Belper mill buildings revealed

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    Plans to regenerate Belper's mills complex have been unveiled by a real estate management company.

    FIREM held a consultation event in the town last week to showcase its plans for four historic buildings at the site.

    It wants to create a new entrance to the North Mill, currently used as an office building and transform the East Mill (pictured) into a residential building for over-50s.

    Strutt House would become a restaurant, bar and wedding venue, while the Engine House would be turned into a new centre for shopping and eating.

    FIREM has invited people to offer feedback on its vision through its website.

    East Mill
  12. Detectives seek man in attempted murder probe

    Dave Wade

    BBC News

    Have you seen Mark McIntosh?

    The 38-year-old is wanted by Leicestershire Police in connection with the attempted murder of a man at a house in the city in January.

    Mark McIntosh

    Officers would also like to speak to Mr McIntosh, from Leicester, about a woman who was attacked during the same incident.

    The force said it's carried out extensive inquiries to locate Mr McIntosh.

    It is believed he has links to Leicester and Birmingham.

  13. Range Rover attacked with 'corrosive liquid' in car park

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    A Range Rover was left badly damaged after vandals poured corrosive liquid over it at a multi-storey car park in Derby.

    Police said the silver 4x4 had been left in the staff area at the Intu Riverside car park at about 05:40 on 14 May and the damage was discovered at 14:00.

    The liquid destroyed paintwork on both sides of the vehicle and a rear tyre and passenger window were also damaged.

    Intu Riverside car park