Got a TV Licence?

You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.

Find out more
I don’t have a TV Licence.

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M180 Lincolnshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M180 Lincolnshire westbound severe disruption, from J3 for M181 to J2 for A161.

    M180 Lincolnshire - One lane closed on M180 westbound from J3, M181 (Scunthorpe) to J2, A161 (Woodhouse), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A15 Lincolnshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A15 Lincolnshire both ways severe accident, from A631 to M180 J4.

    A15 Lincolnshire - A15 closed in both directions from Caenby Corner to Scawby, because of an accident.

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

  3. It's official: The nights are drawing in

    Is it too early to start saying "it's getting a bit back-endish"?

    There's got to be at least one more BBQ night this year!:

    View more on twitter
  4. Hornsea residents seek answers after taps went dry

    People living in Hornsea say they're still waiting for answers after they were left without water for three days.

    Some homes suffered low water pressure and several were left with no water at all last weekend because of damage to underground pipes.

    Supplies have now been restored, but it's thought dry ground conditions have caused several pipes to crack.

    Caitlin Burgin and Marie Greenwood say they didn't have any water:

    Video content

    Video caption: Yorkshire Water has apologised and says its engineers have been working around the clock.

    Yorkshire Water has apologised to residents and says its engineers have been working around the clock to restore water supplies.

  5. Blade-wielding man robs Goole shop

    Police are looking for this man in connection with a robbery at a store in Goole yesterday evening:

    CCTV image of man wanted in connection with robbery

    Police say he was "carrying what was said to be a small bladed weapon" and stole money from the till at the shop in Carlisle Street before running away.

    CCTV image of man wanted in connection with robbery

    He's described as about 5ft 7ins tall, wearing a black coat with a hood with a fur trim, blue jeans and distinctive pink gloves with pom-poms on them.

    Anyone with information about the man's identity is being asked to get in touch with Humberside Police.

  6. Murder investigation launched in Grimsby

    The death of a man in Grimsby is being treated as murder, say police.

    Street

    Emergency services were called to a property on Oxford Street at about 23:40 on Wednesday after reports a man had been seriously injured.

    Peter Craven, 48, was later pronounced dead at the scene.

    A post-mortem examination has revealed Mr Craven had suffered serious head injuries.

    A 47-year-old man was arrested yesterday in connection with Mr Craven's death.

    A 35-year-old man has also been arrested today.

    Quote Message: I understand this incident will be concerning to the local community, however I want to offer my assurance we are treating this as a priority and have a dedicated team following up a number of lines of enquiry...I want to make it clear that this is isolated and not related to any other recent incidents in the town." from Det Ch Insp Christine Calvert Lincolnshire Police
    Det Ch Insp Christine CalvertLincolnshire Police
  7. Hull factory fire is now out

    A fire at a factory on Wiltshire Road in Hull has now been extinguished.

    Humberside Fire and Rescue Service says there was "a small contained fire behind a door" and adds that "crews have now left the scene".

    No-one was hurt in the fire but police say they're investigating how it started.

  8. Sensors monitor ground movement near main Hull rail line

    Network Rail engineers have detected ground movement close to the main railway line in and out of Hull.

    It's after a 100m crack was found on the embankment between the railway track and the Humber.

    Engineers are putting in sensors 20m underground to measure movement.

    Amy Brenndorfer, from Network Rail, says trains are running safely at normal speed:

    Video content

    Video caption: Network Rail engineers detect ground movement near main Hull line.
  9. Fire at Hull factory

    Six fire crews are dealing with a blaze at a factory in Hull.

    They were called to Wiltshire Road at about 12:30 and the police were called at about 13:00.

    Humberside Fire and Rescue says there'll continue to be smoke in the Hessle Road flyover area for some time.

    Humberside Police say the fire is now out and they're making inquiries about the possible cause.

  10. Bridlington metal detectorist finds wedding ring

    A metal detecting enthusiast from Bridlington has re-united a holidaymaker with her lost wedding ring.

    Wedding ring that was lost

    Joanne Shorten, from Leeds, lost her ring (pictured) on Bridlington beach and was unable to find it despite hours of searching.

    However, metal detectorist Chris Williams had better luck.

    Quote Message: There was this rock which said 'lost wedding ring, if found please ring' and she left her telephone number on it, so I set off searching around the stone and my first coin was just a 20p, and then a few minutes later I had a cracking signal and it was the wedding wing!" from Chris Williams Metal detectorist
    Chris WilliamsMetal detectorist
  11. Watch: I'll resign if drugs and violence don't go down

    The prisons minister says he'll resign if he can't get drugs and violence down in 10 of England's most challenging prisons in the next year, including six in Yorkshire.

    Rory Stewart's remarks come as the government announces a £10m plan to improve security and conditions in the prisons.

    The six in Yorkshire are:

    • Hull - Category B
    • Humber, East Riding of Yorkshire - Category C
    • Leeds - Category B
    • Lindholme, near Doncaster - Category C/D
    • Moorland, Hatfield Woodhouse, South Yorkshire - Category C
    • Wealstun, near Wetherby, West Yorkshire - Category C

    Here's what Mr Stewart has had to say:

    Video content

    Video caption: Rory Stewart: Judge me on my record in 12 months time