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  1. Updates for Friday 14 October 2016
  2. More news, sport, travel and weather from 08:00 on Monday

Live Reporting

By Calum McKenzie and Amy Woodfield

All times stated are UK

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  1. Our live coverage across the day

    Our live updates have now ended and will return on Monday from 08:00. 

  2. Weather: Rain around overnight

    Kay Crewdson

    BBC weather presenter

    Cloudy this evening with patchy rain pushing up from the south-east through the night.     

    Lows around 10C (50F).

  3. Tigers looking for maximum points from Glasgow trip

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    A quick preview of Glasgow v Tigers from a blustery Scotstoun...

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  4. Your photos: October across Leicestershire

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    There was an especially beautiful start to the day in Ashby this morning. 

    Ashby sunrise

    Thanks to Jim Bacon for sending it in via Facebook. 

  5. Loss stems from 'challenging' year, Tigers chairman says

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Leicester Tigers chairman Peter Tom has been giving his reaction to the club's latest financial figures.

    "A Rugby World Cup year brings with it a number of challenges, none more so than in 2015/16 when this country hosted the tournament," he said.  

    "This resulted in a noticeable effect on not only the format of the club season but also the revenue streams associated with it." 

  6. Tigers' absence from meeting questioned

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    No-one from Leicester Tigers attended a meeting with England boss Eddie Jones about the intensity of his training camps, BBC Sport understands.

    Eddie Jones

    World Cup winner Matt Dawson said it was "bizarre" only seven clubs turned up.  

  7. Latest headlines for Leicestershire

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Here's what's happening across our region: 

    • Leicester Tigers' latest financial results show the club made a loss of £424,000 last year 
  8. Analysis: Will Ranieri enjoy his latest return to west London?

    Steve Bower

    Match of the Day commentator

    Claudio Ranieri will always remember Chelsea's draw with Tottenham last season which gave Leicester the title - and the subsequent guard of honour for the champions at Stamford Bridge two weeks later.

    Guard of honour for Leicester

    Whether he will enjoy his latest return to west London remains to be seen.

  9. British astronaut visits Leicester

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    BBC East Midlands Today's Amy Harris has been at the National Space Centre see Tim Peake. 

    Tim Peake and kids

    Looks like the kids were pleased to see him... 

  10. Man charged with murder after Leicestershire woman's death

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    A 25-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Alice Ruggles from Leicestershire. 

    Alice Ruggles

    The man charged is Trimaan Dhillon, also known as Harry Dhillon, of Glencorse Barracks in Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland.

    He has been remanded in custody to appear before Newcastle Crown Court tomorrow morning.

  11. Nursery closed over 'potential risks of harm to children'

    Tim Parker

    BBC Radio Leicester political reporter

    A Leicestershire nursery's registration has been suspended by the national education watchdog. 

    Ofsted says the decision, referring to Woodhouse Day Nursery in Woodhouse Eaves, has been taken due to potential risks of harm posed to children. 

    The suspension is being kept under review. Staff at the nursery have declined to comment.

  12. Final farewell to Fijian

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Oakham rugby player Savanaca Kokoibulileka is being laid to rest this afternoon.   

    Savanaca Kokoibulileka

    Affectionately known as "Tu" and "Koro," he collapsed and died during a match last month.

  13. Train named after Premier League winners

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    I think you've missed a bit Wes...

    Wes Morgan polishing the sign
  14. All aboard 'The Fearless Foxes'

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    A train has been named after Leicester City to celebrate their Premier League title success. 

    Leicester train unveiling

    After its unveiling, the players got on it to travel down to London for tomorrow's game against Chelsea. 

  15. Change of Local Live host

    Calum McKenzie

    BBC Local Live

    Thanks Amy - she's now off to a glitzy awards ceremony in the bright lights of Birmingham so I'll be guiding you through what remains of Friday afternoon.