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  1. News, sport, travel and weather updates resume at 08:00 on Friday
  2. Updates on Thursday 18 August 2016

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  1. Goodbye: Five things we learned today

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    Thanks for being with us today. We will be back from 08:00 tomorrow.

    In the meantime let's look at five things we didn't know when we woke up this morning:

    1. A third of students who study at Hull University are local to the area
    2. Yorkshire has submitted plans to host a prestigious cycling race in 2019
    3. North East Lincolnshire Council will have to spend another million pounds to help repair the Victoria Mills building in Grimsby
    4. An Italian man has returned to Hull today to thank the people who saved his life on board a P&O Ferry
    5. Hospital staff in Scunthorpe are offering local residents up to £10 to park on their driveway

    With students getting their A-level results, Hull University is urging football fans to come and study in this part of Yorkshire. 

    Hull University urging students to come to the city
  2. This evening's weather: A dry and fine evening

    BBC Weather

    A dry and fine evening with some late sunny spells in places before dusk. 

    Remaining dry overnight with variable amounts of cloud. 

    Winds will be light and easterly.  

    This evening's weather
  3. Work begins on new lifeboat station in Bridlington

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    Work has begun to build a new lifeboat station in Bridlington.

    The Art Deco style building will replace the charity’s current lifeboat station on South Marine Drive, which is too small for the RNLI’s needs.

    It's hoped the new boathouse will be finished by Spring 2017.

    How the new boat station will look
  4. Cyclist taken to hospital after colliding with a car

    A 35-year-old cyclist suffered injuries in a collision with a car. 

    The incident happened on Clough Road in Hull on Wednesday afternoon and the cyclist had injuries to the shoulder, stomach and leg. 

    Humberside Police are appealing for any witnesses.

    The accident happened between Clough Road and Bankside
  5. Council agrees to Victoria Mills repairs

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Council leaders have agreed in a meeting to spending another £1m on repairing a listed building in Grimsby. 

    The owners of Victoria Mill, which is in a bad state, have failed to pay for repairs. 

    North East Lincolnshire council have already had to pay out £1m trying to keep it safe.

    The council will fund more repairs to Victoria Mills
  6. Woman, 68, attacked in station toilets

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    A 68-year-old woman has been attacked at the toilets at Hull's Paragon station.

    The woman was leaving the toilets when she was barged out the way and punched in the stomach on Saturday, 11 June.

    Police want to speak to the woman in this picture about the attack. 

    Police are looking to trace this woman
  7. Police end inquiry into Bridlington death

    Jonathan Willis

    Local Live

    The police have ended their inquiry into the death of a 61-year-old man whose body was found in a Bridlington pub in January. 

    Karl Staten's body was found in a toilet cubicle at the Harbour Tavern on Queen Street.

    At the time a 50-year old woman and a 32-year old man were arrested and questioned

  8. Hull's Ferry staff praised for saving man's life

    Caroline Bilton

    BBC Look North

    An Italian man has returned to Hull today to thank the people who saved his life on board a P&O Ferry.

    Alfredo Cantoni collapsed on board the Pride of York in May. 

    The Yorkshire Ambulance service organised a special ceremony of commendation to honour the efforts of the ferry staff. 

    Alfredo Cantoni thanks ferry staff
  9. Team News: Hull FC v Catalan Dragons

    BBC Humberside Sport

    A win tonight would put Hull FC just 80 minutes away from the Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford.

    The Black and Whites face French side the Catalans Dragons at the KCOM Stadium.

    Coach Lee Radford had eight East Yorkshire players in his side last week and says they're the bedrock of the club.

    Lee Radford looking for victory against Caltaln
  10. Weather for East Yorkshire and the Humber

    BBC Weather

    Here's the latest weather forecast with Abbie

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    Video caption: Here's the weather with Abbie
  11. Your headlines this lunchtime

    Louise Jackson

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Headlines from our East Yorkshire and Humber newsroom:

  12. £4m bid launched for Bridlington marina

    Chris Arundel

    BBC Radio Humberside

    A £4m bid has been submitted to the government to cover the costs involved in the next stage of the development of Bridlington's marina. 

    The money would pay for the production of a new design and for building up the business case for the marina. 

    The East Riding of Yorkshire Council believes the marina would create new jobs and stimulate the East Coast economy.

    East Riding Council wants to redevelop Bridlington marina
  13. Cleethorpes rooftop standoff teenager due in court

    BBC Radio Humberside

    A teenager's due in court in connection with a rooftop stand off in Grimsby yesterday. 

    The 15-year-old from Cleethorpes has been charged with assault, affray, criminal damage and two counts of assaulting a constable following an incident in Park Street yesterday afternoon. 

    The incident ended at about 17:00 BST.

    Two other teenagers and a 51-year-old man were charged with public order offences.