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Summary

  1. News, sport, travel and weather updates resume at 08:00 on Thursday
  2. Latest headlines on Wednesday 13 July 2016

Live Reporting

By Gill Sennett

All times stated are UK

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  1. Our Live coverage across northern Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    That's all from our Live coverage for today.

    We'll be back tomorrow with more news, sport, travel and weather across Northern Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire.

    I'll leave you with my favourite picture of the day... the little kitten that was rescued by firefighters in Cleethorpes. Its all in a day's work :)

    Tiny kitten being taken out of a wall by firefighter

    If you want to get in touch you can email us or contact us via Facebook or Twitter.

    Have a good evening.

  2. Look North this evening

    BBC Look North

    East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

    The programme could be later this evening because of the new Prime Minister moving into Number 10 - expect Peter on air about 19.00.  

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  3. Police investigating Immingham assault

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Police are looking into reports a child was assaulted in an Immingham Park. 

    The 11-year-old boy suffered facial injuries on Pelham Road around 17:00 on Sunday, 3 July.

    Police are appealing for information.

    Pelham Road in Immingham
  4. Davis Cup: Kyle Edmund and James Ward to play singles

    BBC Humberside Sport

    Kyle Edmund and James Ward are expected to play singles for Great Britain in this week's Davis Cup quarter-final against Serbia.

    Andy Murray said it is "unlikely" he will play after winning Wimbledon for the second time on Sunday. But the world number two will travel to Belgrade as a spectator.

    Edmund (pictured) is 67 in the world rankings, but Ward has fallen to number 240.

    Kyle Edmund about to hit a tennis ball
  5. Weather: A cool night ahead

    Paul Hudson

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Any showers soon fading away to leave a dry night, but feeling rather chilly. 

    The odd patch of mist is then possible around dawn, but quickly clearing.  Lows of 9C (48F)

    Weather graphic
  6. Headlines across East Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    Headlines from our East Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire newsroom:

    Bags of blood
  7. BreakingGrimsby Town striker injury scuppers deal

    BBC Humberside Sport

    We're told an injury to former Grimsby Town striker Lenell John-Lewis (pictured) has scuppered plans to bring him back to the club from Newport County, 

    Sources close to both clubs say a deal had been agreed between the Mariners & the Welsh club for John-Lewis before he suffered a knee injury last Friday. 

    The 27-year old, nicknamed "The Shop", spent two seasons with Town from 2013 to 2015 where he scored 26 goals in 101 games.

    Lenell John-Lewis
  8. Full council to rule on Humberston Fitties

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    You might remember we told you yesterday, people living at the Humberston Fitties were meeting the council to discuss closing the chalet park for another two months.

    Well it emerges there will now be a full council debate before a decision is made.

    Last month North East Lincolnshire Council decided to shut the park for longer because of the risk of flooding. 

    But after concerns from people who live there the issue will now be debated in September.

    Chalets at Humberston Fitties chalet park
    Quote Message: The joint scrutiny panel decided to refer the issue back to full council. " from Matthew Patrick North East Lincolnshire Councillor
    Matthew PatrickNorth East Lincolnshire Councillor
  9. Cash help for victims of contaminated blood

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    David Cameron has announced new financial help for victims of the long running contaminated blood scandal. 

    Thousands of people including some from our region were infected with Hepatitis C and HIV through NHS blood products in the 1970s and 1980s. 

    David Cameron said the government had now agreed on new compensation arrangements:

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    Video caption: David Cameron speaking at his last Prime Ministers questions earlier today.

    The MP for Hull North Diana Johnson has long campaigned for compensation for the victims.

  10. Weather: A few showers possible later

    Owain Wyn Evans

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Here's a look at the weather for tonight and tomorrow:

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    Video caption: The weather with Owain Wyn Evans.
  11. Hull FC coach Lee Radford 'Let's see what tomorrow brings'

    Mike White

    Sports Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    I've been speaking to Hull FC coach Lee Radford on his thoughts on winning and losing a derby ahead of tomorrow's home game with rivals Hull KR.

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    Video caption: Mike White talks to Lee Radford ahead of tomorrow's home game with rivals Hull KR
  12. Boy robbed on Leven fishing trip

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    A 16-year-old boy's had thousands of pound worth of fishing equipment stolen during a fishing trip.

    It happened in the early hours of Friday morning at a fishing lake in Leven when he was asleep.

    The boy was woken by two men who threatened him before taking his phone, wallet and fishing gear.

    Three fishing rod handles

    The stolen gear included: Three fishing rods - Fox Warrier 'Blacks' (like the ones pictured), three reels - Shimano Ultegra CTC 1400, three alarms - Declin TXI, three Snagit D locks and ES bobbings and a dark green Fox FX tackle bag. 

    If you've got any information you can contact the police on the 101 number quoting the reference 2199471.

  13. An £8m boost to Hull's caravan industry

    Andy Marsters

    BBC Radio Humberside

    A caravan manufacturer has announced it's investing £8m in a purpose- built production facility at its headquarters in Cottingham. 

    Work has started on the Swift Caravan building on Dunswell Road and will be finished by next summer. 

    Swift Caravan construction site

    It will be a modern manufacturing hub for all the company's holiday homes and lodges.

  14. It's a cloudy day across East Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Here's some pictures from our Weather Watchers today showing lots of cloud. 

    Hopefully they won't turn to rain

    Clouds

    If you want to send us your pictures you can email us or send them via Facebook or Twitter.

  15. Sport: Hull FC say they are ready for tomorrow's Derby

    BBC Humberside Sport

    Hull FC coach Lee Radford (pictured) has revealed that skipper Gareth Ellis is fit to return to the team for the game against Rovers.

    He missed last weeks game because illness but seems certain to play in tomorrow nights "head-to-head."

    Lee Radford
  16. The magic of Place Des Anges

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Lovely film from the City of Culture team capturing the magic of Place Des Anges ... bring on 2017!  

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    Video caption: A film from the City of Culture team
  17. Your headlines at lunchtime

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    • A man has been killed in crash with tipper truck near Beverley
    • Hull company Arco, which employs 1,600 people, has announced plans to expand and create up to 200 new jobs
    • Police release pictures of men who they want to talk to following an assault in Hull
    Two men police want to speak to
  18. Weather: The chance of the odd shower

    Owain Wyn Evans

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    The sunshine will turn a little hazy at times this afternoon with increasing amounts of cloud.

    A few isolated showers are possible and today's highs will be around 19C (66F).  

    Weather graphic