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Live Reporting

Chris Fawcett, Maryam Qaiser and Gavin Bevis

All times stated are UK

  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Leicestershire northbound severe disruption, at J24A for A50 Derby affecting J1 for B6540 Tamworth Road.

    M1 Leicestershire - M1 entry slip road from A50 Eastbound partially blocked and slow traffic northbound at J24a, A50 (Derby), because of a broken down car. In the roadworks area. Congestion on A50 to J1, B6540 (Long Eaton).

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A57 Derbyshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A57 Derbyshire both ways severe disruption, between Hurst Road and A6013.

    A57 Derbyshire - A57 Snake Pass closed in both directions between the Hurst Road junction in Glossop and the A6013 junction in Ladybower Reservoir, because of snow.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A537 Cheshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A537 Cheshire both ways severe disruption, between Bull-Hill-Lane and A54.

    A537 Cheshire - A537 Cat & Fiddle Road closed in both directions between the Bull-Hill-Lane junction in Macclesfield and the A54 junction in Buxton, because of snow.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Leicestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Leicestershire northbound severe accident, between M1 J19 and J1 for A426 Rugby.

    M6 Leicestershire - Two lanes blocked and slow traffic on M6 northbound between M1 J19, Catthorpe Interchange and J1, A426 (Rugby), because of an accident.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Leicestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Leicestershire northbound severe accident, between M1 J19 and J1 for A426 Rugby.

    M6 Leicestershire - Two lanes closed on M6 northbound between M1 J19, Catthorpe Interchange and J1, A426 (Rugby), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A46 Leicestershire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    A46 Leicestershire eastbound severe accident, between A5630 Anstey Lane and A6 Loughborough Road.

    A46 Leicestershire - A46 in Leicester blocked and stationary traffic eastbound between the A5630 Anstey Lane junction and the A6 Loughborough Road junction, because of an accident.

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

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  8. Partial M1 closure for resurfacing work

    Maryam Qaiser

    BBC News

    The southbound carriageway on the M1 between junctions 25 and 24 near Nottingham/Derby is due to close for resurfacing work this evening.

    It will be closed from 21:00 until 06:00 tomorrow.

    Road Closures
  9. Watch: Tour of Newark's 'Little House'

    Maryam Qaiser

    BBC News

    Do you remember yesterday we told you about the "little house" in Newark, which was sandwiched between a bank and the town hall?

    Well today we have had a sneak peak.

    Video content

    Video caption: Watch: Newark's narrow house

    It's not known when the house was built or who previously lived in it but it is thought to pre-date the town hall built in 1776.

    Patty Temple, curator at Newark Town Hall Museum, is appealing for anyone with information to get in touch.

  10. Further delays near M1 after crash

    Maryam Qaiser

    BBC News

    One lane is closed on the A42 between the A453 near Leicestershire at the junction with the M1 because of a crash.

    It is affecting traffic northbound.

    View more on twitter
  11. Wassailers gather near Southwell

    Jack Maclaren

    Reporter, BBC Radio Nottingham

    Ever heard of wassailing?

    Well, it's a Pagan event to ward off evil spirits and bring about a good apple harvest and it's been taking place near Southwell.

    It involves making loud noises to "scare off spirits", crowning a king and queen and lighting fires.

    Pagan event
  12. M1 lane closure causing delays

    Maryam Qaiser

    BBC News

    One lane is closed on the M1 northbound near junction 24 for Leicestershire because of a broken-down van.

    This is causing more delays because it is in a roadworks area.

    M1 delays