Welcome to the rolling news live blog where you'll find all the latest news and traffic, travel, sport and weather updates for Burton and the surrounding area. If it's happening, you'll hear it here first. If it's happening in the wider world and we think you'll be interested, this is where you will find it. We will keep you up to date on all you need to know.

We're hoping you can be our eyes and ears in your own communities so if you spot something going on you can email reporter Jenny Moody at editorial@burtonmail.co.uk or call us on 01283 245019.

That's all for tonight folks!

Sadly that is all from the live blog for today but we will be back bright and early at 7am tomorrow where Jenny Moody will be letting you know all the latest news from around Burton and South Derbyshire.

News of Super Shakes closing has prompted readers to call for more to be done to help independent businesses in the town

News that a milkshake bar is closing in Burton has prompted a huge response from Burton Mail readers saddened that an independent business will be closing.

Super Shakes, in Station Street, has announced its decision to close, blaming a lack of shoppers in town for its decision. The news has prompted readers to call for more to be done to help independent small businesses in the town.

Read the full story here.

Burton store remains open as men's retailer Greenwoods goes into administration

A menswear firm, which has been part of Britain’s high streets for more than 150 years, has gone into administration.

It was announced that Greenwoods Menswear and Suit Hire, which has stores around the UK including Burton, had appointed administrators on September 6.

Read the full story here.

Hobbycraft in Burton has been closed following incident at the distribution centre

A number of staff members who work at a busy Burton warehouse have received treatment for minor injuries after an incident this morning.

Employees at Hobbycraft Distribution Centre, on Centrum 100, were sent home following the incident which happened this morning and the site has remained closed all day for safety checks.

Read the full story here.

Picture shows the Hobbycraft Distribution Centre in Burton on Trent.
Picture shows the Hobbycraft Distribution Centre in Burton on Trent.

Sheffield Cycles building in Burton is up for sale

The once popular bike shop is looking for a new owner in Burton.

Find out more about the former Sheffield Cycles store here.

A notice confirms Sheffield Cycles has closed
A notice confirms Sheffield Cycles has closed

Delays on the M1 due to broken down vehicle

Drivers heading on the M1 are warned of a broken down vehicle causing delays.

There are delays on the northbound carriageway of the M1 in Leicestershire at J23A A42 and A453. One lane has been closed of three and there is slow moving traffic in the area.

Woman dies after crash in Swadlincote

An elderly woman who was riding a mobility scooter has died after a crash involving a car.

Police said the 93-year-old woman was in Alexandra Road in Swadlincote, on Friday afternoon when she was caught in a “collision with a car”.

The woman was taken to the Royal Derby after the incident at 1.30pm, but she died in hospital yesterday.

More to follow.

Ryanair announce new changes to hand-luggage policy - and it could cost you

Holiday makers will now have to fork out to take their necessities abroad under the new changes introduced by Ryanair.

Find out more here

Ryanair is changing its hand luggage policy
Ryanair is changing its hand luggage policy

Caller calls police to report fraud after receiving a pizza with the wrong topping

Police are constantly having to deal with time wasting calls but this one is just absurd. What would go through someone’s mind to think the wrong topping on a pizza is a police matter?

Read the full story here.

Someone called Derbyshire police to report fraud over wrong pizza toppings
Someone called Derbyshire police to report fraud over wrong pizza toppings (Image: Getty)

Burton Grade II listed building up for let

Burton’s former County Court building is still up for let despite planning application for nine apartments.

Find out more here.

Burton's county court remains empty
Burton's county court remains empty

Delays in Stapenhill, Winshill, Woodville and Uttoxeter this morning

It is another busy morning on the roads with delays already reported on the A444 and A511 in Stapenhill and Winshill. Drivers in Woodville and on the A50 are also warned to expect delays.

See the full traffic and travel report for this morning here.

Traffic is building up in Burton due to the closure of St Peter's Bridge.
Traffic is building up in Burton due to the closure of St Peter's Bridge.

More than 3,000 jobs on offer in Burton with Boots and Argos

Are you looking for some work for over Christmas? Well you could be in luck as around 3,000 jobs are made available at Boots and Argos.

Find out more here.

Boots is recruiting more than 2,000 people in Burton for Christmas
Boots is recruiting more than 2,000 people in Burton for Christmas

Broken down vehicle leads to delays on the M1

Drivers heading on the M1 in Nottinghamshire are warned of delays this morning due to an earlier broken down vehicle.

There are delays on the southbound carriageway between J26 A610 for Nottingham and Eastwood and J25 A52 Brian Clough Way for Nottingham and Derbyshire.

The scheme aims to improve traffic congestion on the M1
The scheme aims to improve traffic congestion on the M1

Cloudy and wet day ahead in Burton and South Derbyshire

Good morning

Do not forget those umbrellas today as it is set to be a wet one. Forecasters have predicted a cloudy start to the day but by lunchtime there will be heavy rain showers which will continue in to the afternoon. Temperatures today will reach highs of 15C but will feel cooler due to the wind.

It is going to be a weekend in Burton and Swadlincote
It is going to be a weekend in Burton and Swadlincote (Image: Getty)