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By David McKenna and Kimberley Metcalfe

All times stated are UK

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 East Yorkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 East Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, at J38 for A63.

    M62 East Yorkshire - M62 lane closed on entry slip road and slow traffic westbound at J38, A63 (North Cave), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A1165 East Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A1165 East Yorkshire both ways severe accident, between A165 George Street and St Mark Street.

    A1165 East Yorkshire - A1165 New Cleveland Street in Hull closed and heavy traffic in both directions between North Bridge and the St Mark Street junction, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M180 South Yorkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M180 South Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, between J1 for A18 and J2 for A161 Gainsborough.

    M180 South Yorkshire - One lane closed on M180 eastbound between J1, A18 (Thorne) and J2, A161 (Gainsborough), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: A164 East Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A164 East Yorkshire both ways severe accident, near Old Road.

    A164 East Yorkshire - An accident earlier on on A164 Main Street in both directions in Leconfield near the Old Road junction. All lanes have been re-opened. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Watch: A dry and sunny weekend

    Abbie Dewhurst

    Weather Presenter, BBC Look North

    It'll be a dry weekend with plenty of sunny spells.

    Watch my full forecast below:

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    Video caption: Abbie has your evening and weekend forecast.
  6. Watch: WW1 tank in Lincoln

    A replica of a World War One tank has arrived in Lincoln.

    The tank was made for a TV programme by the Grimsby-born TV personality Guy Martin:

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    Video caption: A tank made for a programme featuring Grimsby born Guy Martin has arrived in Lincoln

    The tank is a replica of a tank originally made in Lincoln and is spending the weekend at The Museum of Lincolnshire Life.

    The tank was refused the opportunity to drive up Lincoln's High Street last year because of safety concerns over the crowds it would attract.

  7. Bayes 'in denial' over indecent images

    Anne-Marie Tasker

    BBC Look North

    A former Hull councillor, Steven Bayes, has been jailed for a year for downloading indecent images of children and extreme pornography involving animals.

    I was in court to hear the judge tell Bayes he was in "denial" about his crimes:

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    Video caption: The former Hull councillor has been jailed for a year.
  8. Scunthorpe steel considered for Heathrow expansion

    Steel from Scunthorpe could be used as part of a £15bn project to expand Britain's biggest airport.

    british steel

    Heathrow bosses have been taken on a tour of British Steel this afternoon.

    They're currently considering plans for a new runway at the London airport and to expand the capacity in its terminals.

  9. BreakingFormer Hull councillor jailed

    An outgoing senior Hull Councillor has been jailed for a year today for downloading indecent images of children.

    Steven Bayes

    Steven Bayes led the campaign for Hull to become UK City of Culture.

    He was found guilty in February and dismissed by the Labour party. He remained a councillor until today having not sought re-election.

  10. Three crashes close M62 for hours

    Drivers using the M62 faced long delays this morning after three crashes on the motorway.

    The air ambulance was called twice to the area and the westbound carriageway was completely closed for three hours.

    Kate Sweeting is near Goole, close to where all the crashes happened.

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    Video caption: Drivers using the M62 faced long delays this morning after three crashes on the motorway.