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Summary

  1. News, sport, travel and weather updates resume at 08:00 on Friday
  2. Updates on Thursday 19 May 2016

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  1. Our Live coverage across the day

    Clare Crooks

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Hull and East Yorkshire Live has finished for today.

    We're back from 08:00 tomorrow with more news from around the area.

    I'll leave you with this lovely image of boats at Hornsea Mere courtesy of Weather Watcher Mitch.

    Sailing on Hornsea Mere
  2. Weather across Hull and East Yorkshire: Some rain to come

    Paul Hudson

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Cloudy with rain for a time this evening, becoming dry with clear spells overnight. 

    Minimum temperature 10C (60F).

    I'll have the full forecast on Look North at 18.30.

    Weather graphic
  3. Psychiatrist calls for more investment in community mental health services

    Vicky Johnson

    BBC Look North

    A leading psychiatrist in the East Riding says too many people are being sent to prison when they should be treated in hospital.

    Sally Foster is the clinical director of the Humber Centre. She's calling for more investment in community mental health services.

    Humber Centre
    Quote Message: I think more investment needs to be put in further down the line so people with serious mental illnesses are picked up and treated more successfully in the community prior to the point where they're offending and going into prison." from Sally Foster Clinical director, Humber Centre
    Sally FosterClinical director, Humber Centre
  4. Open topper offer more for booming Bridlington

    Chris Arundel

    Reporter, East Yorkshire

    The Bridlington to Flamborough open topper route is going to be extended this year because tourism business is booming.

    EYMS say the Dad's Army film and the opening of new East Riding Leisure facilities are bringing more tourists in.

    Bridlington bus
  5. Keep your valuables out of sight

    Clare Crooks

    There have been 24 thefts from vehicles in Hull in the past two weeks.

    In most cases people had left valuables on display.

    man attempts to break into a car

    Humberside Police is reminding everyone to be more aware.

  6. Here's the rest of Green Port Hull art trail at Alexandra Dock

    James Piekos

    Reporter, BBC Hull and East Yorkshire

    Here's ReBar Godwit by James Heppenstall.

    ReBar Godwit by James Heppenstal
    Image caption: ReBar Godwit by James Heppenstal

    Packing the Gaps by Luke Beech.

    Packing the Gaps by Luke Beech
    Image caption: Packing the Gaps by Luke Beech

    And finally... Associated British Parts by Jordan Palmer.

    Associated British Parts by Jordan Palmer
    Image caption: Associated British Parts by Jordan Palmer
  7. Watch: Paul Hudson has a full forecast

    BBC Look North

    East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

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    Video caption: Paul Hudson with the weather forecast for Thursday 19 May
  8. Load of rubbish had been dumped on country road

    Clare Crooks

    BBC Radio Humberside

    This load of fencing and boxes was found dumped on a country road in Gardham, near Cherry Burton.

    Rubbish found dumped in Gardham Lane

    Most of it belonged to Julian Johnson, of Annandale Road in Kirk Ella.

    He's been ordered to pay £483 after hiring a man to take away rubbish from his home.

    The council is warning residents to make sure they get rid of their waste properly or they could face £5,000.

  9. Advice to caravan holiday fans

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    If you’re planning a caravan break be sure you know what you're booking. 

    Last month Humberside Police received nine reports of people losing money after being conned into booking caravan holidays that didn’t exist.

    More than £64,000 was lost this way by would-be holiday makers from this region last year.  

  10. MP says wind industry giant could be stifled without the EU

    Andy Comfort

    BBC Radio Humberside

    The Hull West and Hessle MP has been telling me that Siemens in Hull won't grow if we leave the EU.

    Alan Johnson is currently touring the country to persuade people to vote to remain.

    Alan Johnson

    You can hear my full interview with Alan Johnson on Drivetime at 17.40.

    The Leave campaign says the UK would benefit from leaving the EU.

  11. Flower power across our region

    BBC Weather Watchers

    Beautiful blooms captured by Weather Watchers in the region.

    Flower at Bainton
    Bluebells in Bridlington
  12. More of that footpath art

    James Piekos

    Reporter, BBC Hull and East Yorkshire

    Next on our tour is Sheepshank by Holly Lawson.

    Sheepshank by Holly Lawson
  13. Hull and East Yorkshire headlines: Bridlington's north beach loses blue flag status

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    The top stores from the Hull and East Yorkshire newsroom this afternoon include:

    • Bridlington's north beach has lost its blue flag status
    • The final block of flats on Orchard Park estate in Hull will be demolished later this year
    • East Riding Council says it's looking into five llegations of illegal dog breeding
    A block of Orchard Park flats being demolished
  14. Tale of time and tide at Alexandra Dock

    James Piekos

    Reporter, BBC Hull and East Yorkshire

    Here's a piece about the tides along the docks

    Ebb and flow
    Image caption: Ebb and Flow by Debi Keable
  15. Footpath art at Hull's Alexandra Dock

    James Piekos

    Reporter, BBC Hull and East Yorkshire

    Six new pieces of public artwork are being unveiled at Alexandra Dock by ABP Humber this afternoon.  

    Here's the first one, Past and Present by Peter Coates.

    Past and Present by peter Coates

    It represents the past and future of the docks.

  16. Watch: Hull FC in good shape for Magic weekend

    Gwilym Lloyd

    BBC Humberside sport's reporter

    Hull FC head into their third derby game against Hull Kingston Rovers with a clean bill of health. 

    The match up is part of the Magic weekend Rugby League spectacle at St James' Park in Newcastle. 

    The Black and Whites have frank Pritchard available after a one match suspension and both Carlos Tuimavave and Steve Michaels have come through this week's tough training schedule. 

    Head coach Lee Radford says the result will prove whether or not he's picked the correct 17 for the game.

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    Video caption: Hull FC coach Lee Radford: The result will prove if right 17 have been picked
  17. Does Bridlington need a Blue Flag?

    Amanda White

    BBC East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

    That's the question I'm asking today after the town's North Beach was stripped of its Blue Flag award. 

    And that's in spite of Yorkshire Water spending more than £40 million to improve water quality in the area.

    Bridlington's North Beach
  18. A calm morning in Hornsea

    BBC Weather Watchers

    Weather Watcher mags pics has been on Hornsea Seafront and reports there is no wind for a change!

    The beach here has been awarded Blue Flag status today.

    Hornsea sea front
  19. Weather: Staying dry and bright for most

    Owain Wyn Evans

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    We will continue to see a few bright spells across the region and it will remain dry for most this afternoon, with a better chance of seeing sunny spells.

    However, rain will spread from the west later, light to moderate south westerly winds, and highs of around 18C (64F).

    Weather graphic