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Summary

  1. News, sport, travel and weather updates resume at 08:00 on Wednesday
  2. Live updates on Tuesday 18 October 2016

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  1. Goodbye from our Live feed for today

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Thanks for joining me today on our Live feed.

    I'll be back tomorrow from 08:00 with all the latest news, sport, travel and weather.

    Before I go lets have a look at five things we didn't know when we got up this morning:

    1. That's one long wall - but at least you can see through it!
    2. Next year it'll be easier to get to Hull's marina
    3. Scunthorpe is to get five new lakes - oh and a few houses
    4. Cleethorpes High Street could best in the country
    5. What IS inside that shipping container (pictured) outside the Adelphi Club?
    A shipping container brightly decorated in grafitti
    Image caption: Jimmy Cauty's ADP Riot Tour container has arrived at the Adelphi Club in Hull
  2. Traffic and travel: Delays on the A180 Eastbound

    BBC Travel

    There's queuing traffic and one lane is closed on the A180 eastbound in Grimsby between the A1136 junction and the Pyewipe Roundabout because of emergency repairs.

    map of area
  3. Traffic and travel: Flooding on the A1033 at Hedon

    BBC Travel

    One lane is closed and there is very slow traffic on the A1033 Hull Road westbound between the B1362 Hull Road junction in Hedon and Southcoates Roundabout in Hull because of flooding. 

    You are being advised to approach with care.

    Map of area
  4. Plans for the new Albion Square in Hull move forward

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Plans for a new shopping and leisure area off Hull's Albion Street have been given the go-ahead.

    The site takes in the former BHS and Co-op buildings as well as the current council car park. 

    The proposals for the new Albion Square include keeping the large mosaic mural and constructing new retail and leisure facilities, including a new Ice Arena.

    Artists impression of a pedestrianised area outside the former British Home Strores shop in Hull
  5. More than an hour in an ambulance - waiting times treble

    Vicky Johnson

    BBC Look North

    The number of patients being kept waiting for more than an hour in ambulances outside A&E has more than trebled in two years at some hospitals in our area. 

    That's according to new figures obtained by the Labour party. 

    Ambulances should be able to hand over patients to A&E staff within 15 minutes of arrival. 

    Managers at Grimsby and Scunthorpe hospitals say they adopted a new approach six months ago which has already improved hand-over times. 

    Mother and child in ambulance
    Quote Message: As the ambulance crew bring the patients in on their trolleys, they are greeted by a dedicated nurse who takes that hand over straight away. We aim to turn patients around in 15 minutes... which we are managing to do in about 75% of cases at the moment." from Peter Bowker Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Trust
    Peter BowkerNorthern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Trust
  6. £3.5m glass tidal defence unveiled

    Caroline Brockelbank

    BBC Radio Humberside

    The latest stage of the new £3.5m Hull and Holderness Flood Alleviation Scheme has been unveiled this afternoon.

    The new Glass Wall is 520 metres long and over a meter high and is the longest glass tidal defence structure in the UK. 

    I headed out to Paull earlier to have a look at the new wall:

    Glass flood defence at Paull
  7. Improvements for pedestrians on one of East Yorkshire's busiest roads

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    Work is going to start on making it easier for pedestrians to cross the A63 Castle Street in Hull City Centre. 

    It's being done in time for the City of Culture celebrations in 2017 and will include widening the crossing and improving signalling to allow more people to use it at peak times. 

    Improvements will start this week and are expected to take two months to complete.

    Cars and lorries on the A63 Castle Street
    Quote Message: As the city continues its biggest transformation for many years, the upgrade by Highways England to the pedestrian crossings will improve connectivity for pedestrians between the Marina and the city centre." from Hull City Councillor Martin Mancey Portfolio holder for transport
    Hull City Councillor Martin ManceyPortfolio holder for transport
  8. Woman attacked on Grimsby street

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    A woman's been assaulted on her way to work in Grimsby this morning. 

    It happened around 06:00 when the 44-year-old was grabbed from behind by a man as she walked along a cut-through off Cleethorpes Road. 

    She managed to struggle free and was left with some bruising. 

    Humberside Police badge

    Police are asking anyone who may have seen anything to contact them on the 101 number quoting reference 222 2210.  

  9. Cleethorpes has chance of winning the Great British High Street Award

    Lara King

    North East Lincolnshire reporter

    Cleethorpes is on the shortlist for the Great British High Street competition! 

    The resort is one of 27 finalists who now have the chance to battle it out in a public vote to be crowned Britain's best. 

    Now in its third year, high streets can win up to £10,000 each for the local community.

    Cleethorpes High street
    Quote Message: Our high streets are the life and soul of towns, villages and cities across the country and the record number of competition entries this year is proof of their continued importance to local life". from Andrew Percy MP High Streets Minister and Brigg and Goole MP
    Andrew Percy MPHigh Streets Minister and Brigg and Goole MP

    And if you want to see Cleethorpes crowned Best British High Street, you can vote here

    You can vote once a day through the Great British website

    The public vote will count towards 50% of the final decision with the judges making up the other 50%. Voting closes on the 18 December 2016.

  10. Weather: A cool and showery afternoon

    Keeley Donovan

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Here's a look at the weather for the rest of the day with me, Keeley Donovan:

    Video content

    Video caption: The weather forecast with Keeley Donovan.
  11. Plans for new lakeside houses near Scunthorpe go on show

    Stuart Harratt

    BBC Local Live

    Plans for the first of five lakes in a £1.2bn housing scheme has gone on public display.

    The £2m pond is part of the Lincolnshire Lakes project near Scunthorpe that will see the building of 6,000 new homes and a business park.

    Plans showing the lake and houses surrounding it

    The site will also incorporate a new 12,000 seat stadium and training facilities for Scunthorpe United.

    Planning approval for the first phase was granted in July and work is expected to start in early 2017.

    As well as being used for water sports, the lakes will form part of the flood defences and drainage plan for the development.

    Concerns over the project had been raised by the local Conservative MP Andrew Percy as the site is located on a flood plain.

    The development is expected to be completed by 2028.

  12. New signings for Hull KR

    BBC Humberside Sport

    Hull Kingston Rovers have signed Danny Addy and Mitch Clark from the Bradford Bulls, on one year deals. 

    Addy, who's a Scotland International, had confirmed he'd be joining the Robins earlier in the year.

    They are the club's second and third new signings respectively ahead of their season in the Championship. 

    Danny Addy and Mitch Clark
    Image caption: Danny Addy and Mitch Clark
    Quote Message: We’ve been looking to increase the depth of the squad and both players have plenty to offer. Although they are still in their early to mid-20s, they have plenty of experience for their age, have a good knowledge of the Championship and they are both hungry to come to Hull KR and make an impression.
    Quote Message: Danny is able to cover a number of positions to a high standard whilst Mitch is a big prop with bags of potential. He’s got time on his side until he hits his peak as a front-rower, but he’s a strong ball carrier who will provide the team with some real impact and go forward." from Jamie Peacock Hull KR's Head of Rugby
    Jamie PeacockHull KR's Head of Rugby
  13. Pearson Park robbery

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    A man's been robbed in Pearson Park in Hull.

    The 20 year old was walking through the park yesterday at around 10:30 when he was threatened by a man who demanded money from him.

    Police logo

    The man police are looking for is between 35 to 40, scruffy, around 6 foot tall, and white with black grey hair.

    He was wearing a dark jacket with grey on the shoulders and dark cargo pants.

    Police are appealing for information.

  14. Lincolnshire Lakes plans go on show

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Plans for the first part of the Lincolnshire Lakes development near Scunthorpe in North Lincolnshire will go on show today. 

    Five lakes could be built along with thousands of new homes and sporting facilities. 

    The idea is to build six villages in waterside settings.

    Drawings of houses and trees around a lake
    Image caption: The housing development will be situated around a series of artificial lakes

    A planning application will be submitted following a public consultation.

    You can find out more about the development between 16:00 and 19:00 today in the Asda car park on Scotter Road in Scunthorpe.

  15. Hull Trains win a major award

    David Burns

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Three years at the top of the customer satisfaction survey, 100% satisfaction on their weekend services and two years at the top of the WHICH passenger league for reliability, availability and cleanliness.  

    It's perhaps unsurprising then that Hull Trains have been named as the UK Rail Operator of the Year.

    They've been rewarded with the title for their commitment to customers at this year's National Transport Awards. 

    Hull Train
  16. Your lunchtime headlines across East Yorkshire & Humber

    Natalie Glanvill

    Reporter BBC Radio Humberside

    Steven Woolfe: I'm resigning as a UKIP MEP
    Image caption: Steven Woolfe: I'm resigning as a UKIP MEP
  17. Two hospitalised in mass brawl in Cleethorpes

    Gill Sennett

    BBC Radio Humberside

    Two men have been taken to hospital after a fight involving 15 people in a beer garden in Cleethorpes. 

    It happened at around 01:00 BST this morning when police were called to a violent disturbance on Grant Street. 

    Two men are now being treated at Grimsby's Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital. 

    Witnesses should call the 101 number if you've got any information.

    Police officers
  18. MEP Woolfe quits 'death spiral' UKIP

    A UKIP MEP who spent three nights in hospital after a row with a party colleague is quitting the party, saying it is in a "death spiral".

    Steven Woolfe, who had been running to be the next leader, told the BBC there was "something rotten" in the party.

    He also accused fellow Yorkshire and the Humber MEP Mike Hookem of inflicting a "blow" to his face in the row at a party meeting.

    Mr Hookem has acknowledged a "scuffle" but said he "categorically did not" throw a punch at his colleague.

    Steven Woolfe
    Image caption: Steven Woolfe
  19. Spalding teenage murderers 'Bonnie and Clyde'

    The female defendant admitted manslaughter but denied murder, claiming to be suffering an abnormality of mental function which impaired her ability to form rational judgments. 

    But jurors - who heard that the defendants' toxic Bonnie and Clyde-style relationship "led on to" the killings - took two-and-half hours to reject the girl's defence and convict her of murder. 

    Her former boyfriend, who also cannot be named because of a court order, pleaded guilty to murder before the trial began.