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  1. Updates for Tuesday 14 June 2016
  2. More news, sport, travel and weather from 08:00 on Wednesday

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By Dave Wade

All times stated are UK

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  1. Our live coverage across the day

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  2. Weather: More showers pushing in

    Kaye Forster

    Weather Presenter

    There will be a few showers pushing in later this evening and overnight. 

    The cloud will remain and it will stay muggy with a minimum temperature of 11C (52F).

  3. Travel: M1 accident

    BBC Travel

    There's slow traffic on the M1 between junctions 24 and 24A because of an earlier accident involving three vehicles. Congestion is back to junction 23A.

  4. Flooding brings Newark school ceiling down

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Newark Orchard School's London Road Site will be closed tomorrow due to "serious flooding" 

    Nottinghamshire County Council said part of the ceiling has been brought down.

    Staff are due in as normal.

  5. Fawaz 'working hard' to find director of football

    BBC Nottingham Sport

    Al-Hasawi also says he has had positive discussions with a number of candidates for the director of football position at Forest.

    Read the full statement here.

  6. Fawaz: Forest 'to appoint manager'

    BBC Nottingham Sport

    Forest owner Fawaz Al-Hasawi says he hopes to name a manager soon. 

    Also that a significant investment deal will be completed soon.

    Fawaz Al-Hasawi
  7. Forest Fields stabbing: Situation so far

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    So today's arrest makes eight in total in connection with the death of Aqib Mazhar (pictured).

    Aqib Mazhar

    Four of those men have been charged. They are: 

    • Mohamud Alasow, 18, of Hamilton Road, Nottingham
    • Junaid Farrukh, 21, of Heathermead Close, Oakwood, Derby
    • Qamran Ahmed, 21, Staindale Drive, Aspley
    • Mohammed Quasim, 24, of Staindale Drive, Aspley

    They're due to appear at Nottingham Crown Court in August.

    Three men, including the 42-year-old we've heard about today, have been bailed.

    One man has been released without charge.

  8. Forest Fields stabbing: Eighth arrest made

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    An eighth man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a man in Forest Fields earlier this month.

    The 42-year-old has been released on bail, police said.

    Four men have been charged with the murder of 21-year-old Aqib Mazhar on Russell Road on 1 June.

  9. Travel: Major city roadworks under way

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    A month of roadworks at the junction of Canal Street and Trent Street has begun, aimed at improving the city's District Heating Scheme. 

    It supplies 5,000 homes with heating and hot water and the works are part of the final phase of work on Station Street. 


    From next Monday there'll be lane closures and diversions in place between 19:00 and 06:00. 

    Nottingham City Council says it's confident disruption will be kept to a minimum during the works, which will continue until 27 July.

  10. Former Labour leader in city for EU campaign

    Nottingham Post

    Former Labour leader Ed Miliband is in Nottingham today helping the fight to remain inside the European Union.

  11. Rainbow flag at half mast at council

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Nottinghamshire County Council's flying a rainbow flag - the symbol of the LGBT community - at half mast outside County Hall in West Bridgford today.

    It's in memory of those killed at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando at the weekend.

    rainbow flag county hall

    Leader Alan Rhodes said: "We will not live in fear, no matter what despicable acts people carry out against others because of their race, religion or sexuality."

    Vigils were held across the world last night, including in Nottingham.

  12. B&B advice: Spoil your guests

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    So what is the secret to a successful B&B?

    Lisa Holloway explained guests like to "feel spoilt" with "nice linen, nice towels and toiletries".

    "But I don't want them to feel it's too formal, I want them to feel at home. If they want to put their feet up and read the paper that's ok with me."

    B&B Newark
  13. Newark B&B owner to present TV show

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Got a spare room but no spare cash?

    A Newark B&B owner is travelling the country to front a new TV programme on how to make the most of your guestroom.

    Lisa Holloway

    You might recognise Lisa Holloway, of Crompton House, from Channel 4's Four in a Bed (it's like Come Dine With Me for B&B owners...).

    Her 35-part programme, To B&B The Best, aired on Channel 5 this morning.

  14. Weather: Possible flooding later

    Lucy Martin

    BBC Weather

    A few sunny spells and plenty of cloud this afternoon. 

    There's a risk of some heavy, thundery showers developing - there is a yellow weather warning in place for rain again today. 


    Many locations will miss these, but where they do occur, please be aware of possible localised flooding and disruption to travel.Highs of 18C (64F).