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

Live Reporting

By Dave Wade

All times stated are UK

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  1. Our live coverage across the day

    That's all for today. Live updates will be back at 08:00 on Monday.

  2. Weather: Not the hottest day on record

    Kay Crewdson

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Cast your mind back to last year: Across the patch we got to around 32-33C on what was the hottest July 1 on record.

    No such luck today – best we got was 18C.


    So how's the rest of today looking? A few sunny spells but also scattered showers, some of which could be heavy and thundery, with the added risk of hail. 

    Feeling cool in the fresh winds with highs of 18C (64F).

  3. Latest headlines for Nottinghamshire

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Here are today's top stories

    • Langar Hall owner dies after being hit by car in Menorca
    • Two Notts MPs have asked Michael Gove to stand down from his Tory leadership bid
    • An 89-year-old man has been charged with sex offences against a child under 14 at a Notts school over 50 years ago
  4. Cricket: Rain holding off

    BBC Nottingham Sport

    All set at Trent Bridge for Notts v Durham. Showers cleared... phew!

    Trent Bridge
  5. Somme: Poppies in Kimberley

    BBC Weather Watchers

    A very apt picture from one of our Weather Watchers of a poppy field in Kimberley today.

    Kimberley poppies
  6. Clarke to Gove: 'Do us all a favour and stand down'

    Today Programme

    BBC Radio 4

    Here's the Rushcliffe MP on why he thinks Michael Gove should stand down.

    "You should have the trust of your colleagues," he said.

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    Video caption: Ken Clarke says Michael Gove "would do us all a favour if he were to stand down now"
  7. Somme: Nottingham pupils at memorial

    Sarah Teale

    Reporter, East Midlands Today

    Remembering the seven former pupils from Nottingham High School who died on this day 100 years ago.

    Nottingham High School

    Two soldiers died later from their injuries.

  8. Travel: A610 closed after serious crash

    BBC Travel

    The A610 is closed in both directions because of a serious accident between the B&Q Island and Heanor Road.

  9. Travel: M1 lane closed

    BBC Travel

    One lane is closed on the southbound M1 between junctions 29 and 28, because of an accident.

  10. Sutton Domino's incident 'burglary'

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Police have told us a bit more about the van that was crashed into Domino's in Sutton.

    The fire service attended the scene and extinguished a blaze that had taken hold of the vehicle, which has since been recovered.

    ram raid sutton domino's

    A Notts Police spokesman said the incident is being investigated as a burglary and they are appealing for witnesses.  

  11. Man, 89, charged with 50-year-old sex offences

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    A man has been charged with historical sex offences, alleged to have taken place at a school in Nottinghamshire between October 1958 and December 1961.

    Dennis Young, 89, from York, was charged on Thursday with nine counts of indecently assaulting a child aged under 14, at Skegby Hall School.

    The charges all relate to the same victim.

    He's set to appear at Mansfield Magistrates' Court next month.

  12. Watch: Early morning Nottingham runners

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    And they're off!

    A VERY early morning run in Nottingham this morning as dozens of runners tackled a 5.3km dash at 05:30...

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    Video caption: Dozens of runners tackled a 5.3km dash through Nottingham at 05:30
  13. Owl chicks found at Environment Agency

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    In the midst of all this political turmoil, here's a picture of a baby barn owl.

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  14. Somme: Reporter remembers fallen relative

    Emily Anderson

    Reporter, BBC East Midlands Today

    This is my great, great uncle Harry Fellows. He was one of the last survivors of the Somme. Proud.

    Harry Fellows
  15. Weather: Thundery showers

    Sara Blizzard

    BBC Weather

    A showery afternoon with gusty winds. 

    A few of the showers will be heavy and thundery, with the added risk of hail. Feeling cool in the fresh winds.

    Maximum temperature: 18C (64F).

  16. Magpies: Murray and Vancic leave

    BBC Nottingham Sport

    Ronan Murray (pictured) and Filip Valencic have left Notts County by mutual consent after being given time to earn deals this summer.

    Ronan Murray
  17. Imogen Skirving: Your tributes

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Tributes have been pouring in on Facebook and Twitter for the Langar Hall owner Imogen Skirving, who's died after being hit by a car in Menorca.

    John Manson wrote on Facebook: "How very sad. Langar Hall was made in to a special place thanks to Imogen."

    Tim Fray said: "Sad news indeed. I have some fond memories of Imo of when we used to live in Langar and from various events."

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    On Twitter Helen Hindley wrote: "so sad to hear this news, we had a lovely conversation with Imogen on ascot day, inspirational lady RIP x"