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Summary

  1. Live updates have finished for Friday 13 May 2016
  2. News, sport, travel and weather updates will resume at 08:00 on Monday 16 May 2016

Live Reporting

By Jonathan Willis

All times stated are UK

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  1. Our live coverage across the day

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    Local Live has finished for today. We're back from 08:00 on Monday with more news from around the area. Have a great weekend and Join us then.

  2. Tonight's headlines from BBC Look North

    BBC Look North

    East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

    Here are the latest headlines from the BBC Look North newsroom.

    Watch the full programme on BBC One from 6:30pm.

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  3. Headlines for Hull and East Yorkshire: Hundreds of families in Hull's flood risk area not aware of new flood insurance scheme

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    • Hundreds of families whose homes could flood are still facing big rises in their insurance premiums because they are not aware of new government help.
    • Hull City Council have issued a compulsory purchase order for the Picture Theatre on Beverley Road, which was bombed during the Blitz. 
    • More than 1400 people have signed a petition calling for safety improvements on a road where a mother and daughter were killed.
    • In Sport, North Ferriby United will be hoping for promotion in Saturday's play-off and Hull City play Derby County as they push for a premier league return. 
  4. The weekend weather forecast for Hull and East Yorkshire: Mainly dry but feeling cool

    BBC Weather

    Mainly dry with variable cloud and some bright or sunny spells, although the odd light shower remains possible. Feeling cool, especially in the brisk breeze along the coast.  

    weekend weather forecase
  5. Watch: Video for viewing platform on Humber Bridge unveiled

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    The people behind plans to turn the Humber Bridge into a major tourist attraction have released a video showing how their design for a viewing platform would work. 

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  6. Match Preview: Wigan v Hull FC

    BBC Humberside Sport

    Hull FC bring back second rower Sika Manu after missing the cup-tie at St Helens to play for Tonga.

    Frank Pritchard is not able to return after picking up a one-match ban for a high tackle in the same Pacific Test.

    Hull FC are looking to win their ninth game in ten matches.

  7. Watch: Road change petition handed in

    A petition, calling for the layout of an arterial road into Hull city centre to be changed, has been handed in at the Guildhall.

    It follows the death of a mother and daughter on Spring Bank two weeks ago.

    Anita Claxton is one of the campaigners involved.

    Video content

    Video caption: Calls for layout of road in Hull to be changed following death of mother and daughter
  8. On the hunt for Patricia Bredin

    David Reeves

    BBC Radio Humberside

    The first UK entry for Eurovision was Patricia Bredin from Hull. 

    I went on a journey to try and find her and see how she looks back at Eurovision.

    You can listen to the full story on, BBC Radio Humberside's, 'Hull's song for Europe' on Saturday at 11am.  

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  9. Traffic and Travel News: Delays to trains following signalling problems at Selby

    BBC Travel

    Due to a points failure at Selby all lines are blocked. This is affecting Hull Trains, Northern & TransPennine Express.  

    First Hull Trains say to expect delays
  10. Watch: Hull's 1957 Eurovision entry

    In 1957 Patricia Bredin from Hull became the first UK entry for Eurovision. Here she is with her daughter and some footage of her singing at the time. 

    Video content

    Video caption: The UK's first contestant in 1957 was Patricia Bredin from Hull
  11. Match Preview: Derby County v Hull City- Saturday 12:30 kick off

    BBC Humberside Sport

    Hull City have no new injury concerns for the trip to the iPro.

    Tigers boss Steve Bruce could name the same side that recorded a 5-1 win over Rotherham last week.

    Match facts
  12. Headlines for Hull and East Yorkshire: Calls for layout of Hull road to be changed

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    • 1,500 sign petition calling for layout of a main road near Hull city centre to be changed following the death of a mother and daughter.
    • It's hoped a bombed out cinema in Hull can be redeveloped after the city council announced it would issue a compulsory purchase order against the owners.
    • North Ferriby United have completed their final training session before their play-off final with Fylde tomorrow.
  13. Thief steals from partially sighted man

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    Humberside Police are appealing for information after a woman stole from a partially sighted man at the junction of Midland Street and Anlaby Road, Hull at 1.15pm on Tuesday 3 May.  

    A 55-year-old man with a white guide cane and a high visibility jacket was walking home following a visit to a bank machine when a unknown woman approached him and asked for money.

    The suspect has been described by the victim as a young woman, but the age is unknown. 

    She was believed to be wearing dark trousers and a black coat with a white top underneath. She was on a pedal cycle.

  14. Weather Hull and East Yorkshire: Cloudy afternoon with a chance of rain

    BBC Weather

    A cloudy afternoon with a few spots of light rain. Brighter spells should develop later in the day.

    Weather for Tuesday afternoon
  15. Exploring the Victorian architecture along Hull's Beverley Road

    Victoria Holland

    BBC Look North

    As Hull City Council looks at how to spend £1.6m on  restoring historical buildings on Hull's Beverley Road, let's have a look at some of the places in need of an upgrade.

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  16. Headlines for Hull and East Yorkshire: Could Hull's Picture Theatre finally be re-developed?

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    • Hull's Picture Theatre could finally be redeveloped more than 70 years after being destroyed in the Second World War. Hull City Council have issued a compulsory purchase order against the owners.
    • People living in flood risk areas in Hull are being urged to take advantage of a government scheme which makes housing insurance more affordable.
    • A Cocker Spaniel from Hedon,who knows when his owner will become ill, has become an official medical detection dog. 
  17. Country's Youngest Mayor: I was at a council meeting when friends were partying

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    A 19-year-old Labour councillor has become the youngest mayor in the UK.

    Terence Smith, who was Goole's deputy mayor, was voted in for a 12-month term at the council's annual meeting on Thursday.

    Quote Message: "When the A-level results came out last year, my friends were out partying. I was in a council meeting." from Terrence Smith Mayor of Goole
    Terrence SmithMayor of Goole
  18. Council urges people in flood risk areas to use new insurance scheme

    Paul Murphy

    BBC Look North

    People in flood risk areas are facing big rises in their home insurance because they're not aware of new government help. That's according to Hull City Council. 

    A programme called Flood RE aims to make insurance more affordable. 

    But the council fears some people may be going without insurance because of the cost.

    You can see the full report at 13.30 on BBC One's Look North

    An are of Hull under water
  19. Watch: Clive the medical dog from East Yorkshire

    Vicky Johnson

    BBC Look North

    Clive is a cocker spaniel from Hedon. He is specially trained, in order to help his owner.

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  20. Humber Bridge plans go on display

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    Plans to turn the Humber Bridge into a tourist attraction are going on display today in Hessle.

    They include a new visitor centre, a hotel and glass lifts which will cart people to the top of the North Tower. 

    The Humber Bridge Board hopes to submit planning permission by the end of the month.

    Humber Bridge plans go on display