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 Beth Pridding at ben.waldron@burtonmail.co.uk or call us on 01283 245031.

Travel time of four minutes

Motorists travelling in and out of Burton this morning should be aware that a travel time of four minutes should be expected on Horninglow Road and Bridge Street.

The two roads, between Derby Street and Stapenhill Road in Burton are seeing some delays, but traffic monitoring website, Inrix reports that traffic is moving well.

Good morning all!

Waking up bright on early on this cold Wednesday morning in December, residents across Burton and South Derbyshire will be hoping for some good weather today.

According to the Weather Channel, it is going to be a mild and cloudy day across the area, with highs of 12C at around 1pm, and not expected to drop below double figures until the early hours of Thursday, December 21.

It is going to be a cloudy day in Burton and South Derbyshire
It is going to be a cloudy day in Burton and South Derbyshire (Image: Getty)