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now on BBC1 it's time for the news where you are.
Neighbours have paid tribute to an elderly man who died
after a suspected gas explosion at his bungalow in Cambridgeshire.
Fire ripped through the property in the village of Eye,
and windows of neigbouring homes were smashed to rescue
Rescue workers at what is left of the home in Eye, making it safe,
before investigations can even begin.
The home, mostly destroyed after being torn apart
Five fire crews were called from two counties.
With the reports of a potential explosion did create issues
with regards to safety of responding emergency responders
as well as local residents as well, so that was taken into consideration
and we did get some gas engineers on-site very quickly to isolate any
Concerns have been felt deeply in the village.
It's a bad thing for the little community, which is a nice,
tight community and you don't expect this sort of thing to happen.
It's hard for those who have to come out and they have to get
everything done again, built up, and all the residents have
Some living locally have moved out while the emergency services
We've just made sure that everybody, particularly along this road,
Some people have decided to stay with family,
others have gone to friends, so we've made sure everybody
has perfectly safe accommodation for the weekend.
Once the building is finally safe, investigations will continue
A man arrested in Luton after a body was found in a wheelie bin has been
The body of Adim Baba, who was 49, was found
Detectives are not looking for anyone else in connection
with the death, or that of a woman who was found dead
A man has died after the car he was driving collided with a lorry
It happened just after 7pm last night, at Creeting St Mary
Both vehicles caught fire and the man died at the scene.
In the last hour, the Conservatives have chosen their candidate
for the first ever mayoral election in Cambridgeshire.
He's James Palmer, who's currently the leader
of East Cambridgeshire District Council.
The election for the new mayor will be held in May.
The other main parties and at least one independent are also standing.
Football now, and in the Championship, Ipswich lost 2-0
at Huddersfield heaping more misery of manager Mick McCarthy,
but relief for Norwich who beat Wolves 3-1 with poals from Naismith,
Brady and Howson to leave themsleves in ninth place five points
In League One, eight goals in the derby match,
Southend v Bolton was postponed because of a frozen pitch
at Roots Hall, and Peterborough in eighth won 1-0 at Swindon,
And in League Two, Cambridge went down 3-1 at home to Mansfield.
Colchester lost 3-0 at Exeter but they stay in seventh,
Stevenage lost 2-0 at Hartlepool, And Luton in sixth
In rugby, Northampton lost at Montpellier last night
Too late for Saints in white, bottom of the pool and and already out,
as they fell to the French side by 26 points to 17.
Captain Lee Dickson and Tom Kessell scored the Northampton tries.
And in the British and Irish Cup, it's currently half time
with the Newport Dragons winning eight points to five.
Let's get the weather, with Elizabeth Rizzini.
It was a rather grey day for many of us today.
We saw some cloud spread in from the east.
Still a frost to start the morning and there will be another widespread
sharp frost forming overnight tonight, underneath
Some of the more rural spots could be down as low
Watch out for some patches of fog tomorrow morning.
Plenty more sunshine on offer tomorrow for just about everywhere.
A bit of patchy cloud here and there as we head
Top temperatures tomorrow only between 3 and 5 Celsius.
So another chilly feel to things tomorrow, but the winds will be
No rain at all in the immediate forecast.
Staying dry and staying cold as we head into the start
Mist and fog could become a problem, particularly so on Tuesday morning,
when it will be very slow to lift and clear.
Good evening. It does not get warmer. If you check the UK as a
whole, it has been one of the coldest days so far. The hard frost
to come in areas where it stays clear, parts of East Anglia,