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4th this is East Midlands Today. The top story. A senior policeman
appears in court on tier child-sex charges. Inspector Russell Dew is
accused of engaging in sexual activity with a child under 16.
Helping victims of domestic violence. Could these charities see
their funding cut? And up for auction, jury that sparkled on the
Antiques Roadshow. -- a brooch at And we meet Hilary Devey. The
Good evening. The top story. A senior police officer has been
remanded into custody after being charged with sexual offences
against a charge. Inspector Russell Dew had been suspended from
Nottinghamshire Police while investigations were carried out.
This is Inspector Russell Dew, aged 44, and an inspector based at
Mansfield police station. He was arrested by officers from his own
force. He is accused of having sex with a child under 16. He is also
accused of a less serious sexual offence against the same child. The
girl was 13 years old at the time of the alleged offences, which are
said to have happened last year when he was off duty. Today, during
a 45 minute hearing at Sheffield magistrates', Inspector Russell Dew
spoke only to confirm his name and date of birth. For much of the
hearing he sat with his head bowed, looking at the floor. He was
refused bail. He will appear in court or in a week.
Next, the business secretary Vince Cable was in the region to talk to
the Derby train make a bomb RDA. It faces the loss of 1400 jobs. The
pace again after the company last the Thames like contractors Siemens.
The government refused to consider -- consider reopening the bidding
process, despite pressure. I have spoken to the civic leaders and
management. Private conversations, but they commuter -- communicated
their concerns. I tried to stress the importance of keeping
bombarding a year. Vince Cable would not be drawn into any
commitment to bombarding a today. We are dealing with the decision
that has been made on a legal process. There are legal
complexities if it were reopened. I will certainly report back to my
colleagues everything I have heard and I have not -- heard a lot of
new points. This has become a lightning rod for worries about
British work migrating abroad. The government is keen to show it is
supporting British workers. Norton motorcycles at Castle Donington
became a beneficiary of a loan scheme to boost British exports
today. We have managed to get funding to put more money into the
supply chain, which will give us the volume to exporting to Europe.
To get valuable export sales to help us grow. This scheme is likely
to feel long-term for bombarding a workers. -- bombarded a.
Nottinghamshire County Council is looking at cutting funding it gives
to organisations caring for victims of domestic violence. They want to
save 18% of the budget by reducing duplication of the work done by a
number of women's shelters. Around 13,000 calls are answered here each
year. They are from women and children who have experienced
domestic abuse. Many need a refuge. Nottinghamshire County Council is
starting a consultation to cut funding to over �912,000. They say
it will reduce confusion and maximise potential for income.
have minimised the cuts where we can. We are working together. Part
of the consultation is the police, probation and health, so that we
get the best services for victims. We want to give reassurance she and
put the victim in the middle of this. This is two months of
consultation. We are joined by the executive director of Women Aid
Integrated Services. Does the council and a point?
We understand why they are trying to streamline. There is a
significant cut in there. They gave 1.3 million towards various
organisations in the can see working with domestic abuse and
they want to cut that to 900,000. That is more than bureaucracy. We
are concerned. Your organisation act as a referral system. How might
you be affected? We run a 24-hour helpline for women and children. At
the moment, we receive 13,000 calls each year. We are worried that we
will get women who cannot get into a refuge for get other help because
the amount of help will be reduced -- or get. With women and children
suffer because of these cuts? believe so.
There is a consultation period. We have the sport later and Mark is
at Trent Bridge. This ground has seen sensational
cricket over the past few days. And history has been made by the
hometown hero and man-of-the-match Stuart Broad.
The RSPCA believes that dog breeders could be behind a rise in
dumped pedigree dogs. They suspect the animals are abandoned when they
can no longer produce puppies. Officers in Derby say finding homes
for them is a struggle. This has been this animal's home
for five months. Workers at the centre in Derby believe this animal
was abandoned because she was no longer able to breed. They reach
the end of their breeding cycle. What happens then? Who will take
them on and look after them? We need her to have a nice home for
the rest of her life. Staff say there is an increase in similar
cases. They recognise most breeders are responsible. There is an
element where they are looking to make quick money. I do not say it
is in this case. But some people I used in the animals to make money
and at the end of their lifetime when they are not making money,
what happens to them? There has been plenty of interest in other
animals at the shelter, but five months on, and this one is still
waiting for a family. Police hunting the killer of a
young mother are following up information gathered at the weekend.
Officers spoke to 200 people in cars and buses in the St Ann's area
in the early hours of Saturday near to where Caroline Coyne's body was
found. Police have arrested three people
in connection with an armed robbery at Frankie and Benny's at Giltbrook
Retail Park. The two men aged 25 and a woman are being questioned
about the raid. They took cash before leaving in a stolen Mercedes.
How often have you watched the Antiques Roadshow and wondered if
you had something valuable in the attic? That is what happened to
Gill Cousins. She was watching the show when an expert described a
broached by a Victorian designer as his most wanted item. -- a brooch.
She realised she had the very peace of jury in her home. She was going
to sell it for �10 at a local sale. But she did take it to the Antiques
Roadshow. This is a valuable object. Somebody
lucky enough to buy back from you would have walked away with
something close to �10,000. I was within two days of selling it. I
forgot to take it to the market. Tomorrow, it goes up for auction in
Market Harborough. I spoke to the auctioneer. Can I ask you to
explain why it is so special? incredibly special. It was designed
by William Burgess, a Goliath of Victorian design. It was probably
made for somebody who was part of the Pre-Raphaelite group. It was on
its way to a local antiques market. We should be grateful it did not
make it. Absolutely. It was fortunate my client did not sell it
there and brought it in for me to advise her on its potential.
got this wonderful clue from watching the Antiques Roadshow. It
is everybody's dream to find a piece like this. We all seem to
know more about antiques now because of programmes like the
Antiques Roadshow. How where is this? It is very rare for something
of this importance to arise. It is probably eight years before the
last piece we walked through the door here. I feel proud to be able
to offer it for sale. There is a guide price of �10,000. Will it
make that? We are looking to get as close as we can. With the emotion
thrown into the auction, maybe more. A Nottinghamshire teacher who
allowed a sixth-former to stay overnight at his home has been
suspended for six months. Richard Pratt was a trainee at the Minster
School it when it happened in 2009. The General teaching Council said
that he even though he was an experienced teacher, he did not
maintain professional boundaries and failed in his duty of care by
not letting the pupils' parents know where she was. A lamp left
switched on by a family was responsible for damaging four
houses in Newark. Nobody was hurt and the Fire Service believes that
was because the family had a smoke alarm. An exhibition by Royal Crown
Derby to commemorate the launch of the Titanic has returned to Derby.
It boasts more than 100 new exhibits, including clothing warned
by the actors in the famous film. Last night, the series that sends
shivers down the spines of entrepreneurs was back on the BBC.
Sitting in one of the chairs was a new dragon. Hilary Devey is based
in Leicestershire and runs a distribution firm. As well as being
the new star of the show, she is also lashing the government
transport policy. Hilary Devey is having to get used
to being a well-known face and the media attention it brings. I will
give you 120,000. A new dragon has entered the Den. She has gained a
fortune in excess of �100 million in haulage after having a good idea
to set up a freight distribution business in the heart of the
country. Companies bring goods every day it to a harbour in
Leicestershire and her company makes short when the lorries leave
they are as full as possible. It keeps empty lorries off the roads
and saves fuel costs. Most of the trailers are almost five metres.
They carry more goods and that reduces pollution and lorry numbers.
But the European Commission wants to standardise trailers at four
metres because bridges in the rest of Europe are not as high as in the
UK. Hilary Devey is furious. There are 10,666 hauliers in this country.
By introducing this, I would say 75% would be put out of business,
creating more unemployment. For what reason? We have a motorway
network adequately equipped to carry double decked trailers.
industry has support from the Federation of Small Businesses,
which plans a lobby of the European Parliament. East Midlands MEPs back
them and the Department of Transport will oppose the plans. It
does not mean it will not go through. Why do we have to emulate
what every other country is doing? I disagree. Vehemently. Meanwhile,
Hilary Devey is concentrating on expanding into Europe. She will be
filming with the Dragon's den and the inside out programme in the
East Midlands which has followed her fortunes throughout 2011.
She was very good last night. The Leicestershire landscape that has
found a new home in the capital in a prestigious art competition. And
the weather will paid its own picture with orange on the weather
chart as temperatures reach up to 26 degrees.
And now the sport. Coming up, Jose Mourinho, Kaka and
the stars of Real Madrid, but first, remarkable days for Stuart Broad.
Two weeks ago he was in danger of being dropped it from England. Now
he is the golden boy after a sensational and historic few days.
Tonight, our reporter is live at Trent Bridge.
England beat India by 319 runs. You can see the last of the spectators
are leaving. That is pretty much the England team coach with Stuart
Broad on board behind me. Saturday, we can look at that because it was
absolutely special. Stuart Broad taking the first hat-trick against
India and the first Test match hat- trick at Trent Bridge. When the
third wicket went down, the scenes were incredible. Stuart Broad has
often been compared to Ian Botham, who was watching, and this sort of
performance with five wickets for zero runs turned the game and will
continue to have him talked about in those terms. He is the golden
boy of English cricket. It was not just about Saturday for him. On
Friday, he rescued England went he scored 66 runs. He scored 44 today
and took a vital wicket that sent England on their way to this
astonishing victory. 319 runs against the best team in the wild
and Stuart Broad collected the man- of-the-match performance. He was
not the only local boy who was a hero today. Out in the field was a
Scot Elston, the fielding substitute. He was on the field
even though he had not played a first-class match before. He is a
much in demand to talk about his story. He was burnt -- born in
Burton-on-Trent. His image is plastered across the broad more
Centre in Nottingham, a bridge onto which the Indian team passed on
their way to Trent Bridge. Little did they know he would be one of
the men to defeat them at Trent Bridge. This is an historic victory.
A sensational performance by Stuart Broad and England winning.
Leicestershire and England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon is to
retire at the end of the week. Tier East Midlands world champions,
Mansfield's Becky Adlington won her first world title with a nail-
biting swim in Shanghai, while Liam Tancock joins her by collecting
gold in the 50 metres backstroke. Rebecca Abington won a thrilling
race, coming from behind on the final length. She and her coach
have won dulled at national, European and Olympic and world
level. I cannot believe it. It was all my coach kept saying. You have
the set. Nobody can take that away from year. I am so happy. It is
something I can look back on. It will be amazing to hopefully tell
my children one day. Tonight the national press are speculating
David Beckham is coming to Leicester. Away from that, we
understand that Robbie Keane and a shame longer our targets. And this
is -- Shane longed. And this is after they came to Leicester. It
felt like a Hollywood premiere. Thousands were there to see Real
Madrid arrive. It is mind-blowing. Amazing. An incredible achievement
for them to get Real Madrid to Leicester. Jose Mourinho will know
he has been to Leicester tonight. Part of the world domination plan,
I believe! This was the moment the fans were waiting for. The famous
players in the white shirts of Real Madrid at their club. There was a
record crowd in the stadium to see the Spanish champions. But, the new
stars from Leicester did not disappoint. The biggest cheer of
the first half came when substitute Ronaldo started warming up. Before
half-time, they took the lead. As it was only a friendly, at the
interval there was a change of kit and after a defensive mix-up,
another goal for Real Madrid. But, in the sweltering heat, Leicester
City were resilient. Finally, they got their reward.
It finished 2-1. What a way for Leicester to start their new season
in the championship. It is good for everybody, the club and the players,
everyone in the club. A great day of football. I believe this team
with this manager, I believe, very soon, they will be in the
Premiership. So Ronaldo and Real Madrid say goodbye to Leicester
City and the special one says the Swedish one will have Leicester in
the Premier League soon. And the Swedish one is on BBC Radio
Leicester's phone-in as we speak. You can listen again on the eye
player. Finally, we must mention Alfreton Town Football Club as they
compete in the Conference for the first time. They warmed up with a
game against Sheffield Wednesday and they won 14-0. Brilliant. That
is it from the on a day that England won the Test match at Trent
Bridge. Ever since 1789, the Royal Academy
of Arts has hosted the annual Summer Exhibition. It is the
largest contemporary show in the wild. Artists are desperate to take
part. This year, two students from Loughborough has their work
selected from thousands of entries. Every year the Royal Academy of
Arts has around 12,000 entries from artists hoping to be part of the
Summer Exhibition. It is the largest contemporary art exhibition
in the wild. For the first time, two laugh but students have been
picked -- in the world. -- to Loughborough students. It has been
a whirlwind few months for the students at Loughborough University.
Neither imagined they would have the chance of being picked. Jane
returned to study fine art after raising a family. Her painting
almost did not make it in. We had trouble leaving Loughborough. We
are battling against rush-hour traffic to get through London for
the 6pm deadline. We got to the back of the academy and had ten
minutes to get the working in! works are entered anonymously so
that judges do not know who the artist is. Emma's painting was
inspired by the Leicestershire landscape. It was a big moment to
see her work in the gallery. I felt proud and excited to be around such
fantastic work. Some of my heroes. While it is a great honour to be
picked, for new artists it is also a chance to have their work cells.
In both their cases they have had buyers who have loved their
paintings -- work sold. For Jane, it is personal, because her work
was produced after her mother passed away. I think my mother
would have been really pleased. And the weekend we trotted off, it was
Mothering Sunday. -- dropped it off. Sitting alongside famous artists,
but two hope it is just the beginning for them.
I know somebody who is envious. You paint.
I do. I do live painting. Do you know what it is? That is people
with no clothes on. Shall we move with no clothes on. Shall we move
on to the weather!? It has been very hot and humid
today. We do not use much of the humidity. The deer were enjoying
the sunshine yesterday. Please keep your weather pictures coming in. We
have seen a lovely day across the East Midlands. The sunshine became
more hazy into the afternoon, but it has stayed dry. We have had the
best weather. It was very hot this afternoon. Throughout the evening,
temperatures will not get below 15 degrees. But there is a weather
front moving in, and cloud will increase and by the early hours of
the morning, we will see a small amount of light rain working East.
By the afternoon, showers will start to develop. They will be
around until the afternoon and will be slow-moving. It is going to be a
hot and humid day. The temperatures similar to today. We might even top
that tomorrow afternoon. Wednesday is a better day. There is another
weather front coming in for Thursday. On Wednesday, some breaks
in the cloud. Still remaining hot and humid. The temperatures at
night time on Wednesday will be even warmer. By Thursday, we see
the front crossing the East Midlands. It will be a wetter day.
Coming in behind that, slightly Clare. Temperatures going back to
what they should do for the time of year. -- cooler air. It should be