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Hello. I'm Jenny Kirk.


More than 100 people have been taking part in the second


privately-funded search for missing airman Corrie McKeague.


40 members of the public volunteered to help search and rescue teams


They also used drones and a team of dogs specially trained


On one of the coldest mornings this year, search teams were out


The area is where his phone pinged off a mast a couple of days


If he was to try and get back to Honington, as the crow


flies, he's got to walk directly behind you.


He does know this area because this is where the RAF do


This is the second time Suffolk lowland search and rescue have


teamed up with the public to look for Corrie.


They are covering 4-5 square miles


And you can see the terrain they are having to deal with.


I have some power around about 60 trained search technicians,


I think we have 14 4x4s out who will ferry the teams around.


We have five cadaver dogs coming from all over the country.


They will go out with team leaders and be given their own search areas.


The 23-year-old airman who is based at RAF Honington was last seen


in the early hours of Saturday 24 September in Bury.


He'd been enjoying an evening out with friends.


But nearly four months on, the search team manager says it


The search we are conducting now is for body recovery.


There is no feasible way that if Corrie has been missing


for the length of time that he has, and he is out in the


Corrie's mother still has hope of finding her son alive,


but understands that might not be the case.


She says having the public supporting the search


Basildon Council says it has finally finished clearing


the former travellers site at Dale Farm in Essex.


Travellers were removed from an illegal part of the site


Officials say it has been returned to a condition


They have cleared more than 180 tonnes of rubbish.


The Vice Chancellor of Bedfordshire University Bill Rammell


says students from low-income families should not be put


off going to university by the scrapping of grants.


From this year, students will no longer receive non-repayable


maintenance grants which have been replaced with loans.


There are concerns it will lead to a drop in people from poorer


I would say to anyone with the potential to benefit


It's the best investment that you will ever make.


The vast, vast majority of people never regret that decision


And the benefit will stay with you


right the way throughout your adult life.


Bill Rammell was speaking on Sunday Politics East.


If you missed it you can find it on the BBC iPlayer.


Onto football, and with a look at some of the weekend's


Pain relief for Norwich as they packed off Wolves 3-0,


with goals from Naismith, Brady and Howson.


It takes them to tenth in the table, five points from the May mix.


Boss Alex Neil said, the lads rolled their sleeves up


and got stuck in today, and that's what you want


Ipswich lost 2-0 at third placed Huddersfield.


Not many sides will get much there this season,


but that's little comfort for under pressure Town boss Mick McCarthy


who has said, I'll be back on Monday morning with a smile on my face,


In League 1, a derby match with eight goals,


including three penalties, as MK Dons beat Northampton 5-3.


It was Justin Edinburgh's first game in charge of Northampton


and the defeat leaves them just four points above the water line.


Dons boss Robbie Neilson told BBC Three Counties Radio,


it was exciting for the fans, I'm pleased with three points,


but I'd rather have won it 5-0 than 5-3.


Chris Forrester with the only goal, which leaves Posh in eighth, four


In League 2, a tetchy affair as Luton in sixth


Skipper Scott Cuthbert had put them ahead with a near post header,


but Adebayo Akinfenwa levelled with eight minutes on the clock.


Colchester are two points behind them in seventh,


but they missed a chance to nudge up a place in the play-offs,


A setback, but Col U are still in the zone.


Cambridge slipped to tenth and missed the chance to join


the play-off gang after losing 3-1 at home to Mansfield.


Thus ending their eight-game unbeaten run.


It started well as they took the lead on eight minutes.


Elsewhere, Stevenage lost 2-0 at Hartlepool.


Now with the weather. Here's Elizabeth Rizzini.


It was a very chilly start to the day today.


Some of our more rural spots got down as low as minus eight Celsius.


There will be another widespread sharp frost forming


Also patches of freezing fog around as well.


We have a Met Office warning out for this fog.


It could be very dense, very slow to lift and clear.


It will be mostly towards southern parts of our region, parts of Essex


Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire also seeing some fog


tomorrow morning. Very slow to lift and clear.


Visibility on the roads, maybe leading to some travel issues.


Keep up-to-date on BBC Breakfast tomorrow morning.


Some brightness as we head into the afternoon.


Top temperatures only up to three or 4 degrees.


More fog problems possibly on Tuesday morning.


It will stay largely dry and cold for the rest of the week.


Enjoy your evening. Goodbye.


of freezing fog. Already warnings in place from the Met office. I will


concentrate on the fog as we go through the night. It will become


quite dense late on in the night. When you have cloud cover you so


much fog and that emojis .4 solo but as you saw last night potentially we


could see values are a lot lower than this where the skies remain


clear. Tomorrow morning could be a bit of a pea soup. Including the


London area. Some patches of fog even further


north, hit and miss. If you are on the move, it


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