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Norfolk: Prince George's outfit proves to be a big hit as sales rocket

Prince George arrives for his sister's christening. Credit: PA

The outfit that Prince George wore for his sister's christening at Sandringham in Norfolk over the weekend has proved to be a big hit.

Orders for the smocked set of red shorts and embroidered shirt have already sold out in some sizes.

It was designed by former Cambridge student Rachel Riley.

Prince George's outfit (left) was similar to the one worn by his father (right) in 1984. Credit: PA

George's outfit was similar to the one that his father Prince William wore when he first met his brother Harry in 1984.

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Attenborough to open Rutland training centre

Rutland Water Nature Reserve Credit: Rutland Water Nature Reserve
Rutland Water Nature Reserve Credit: Rutland Water Nature Reserve

Sir David Attenborough is due to open a volunteer training centre at Rutland Water nature Reserve this morning.

The million pound centre, believed to be the first of its kind in the UK, will provide support and training for volunteers in conservation, countryside and heritage skills.

Sir David Attenborough Credit: ITV Anglia

M1 closed northbound in Northamptonshire

The M1 is closed northbound between J16 and J18; diversions are via the A45 and A5. Credit: ITV News Anglia

The Highways Agency is warning that the M1 in Northamptonshire is closed northbound between J16 and J18 following a serious incident.

A police investigation is underway and is expected to remain closed for several hours taking the closure through the morning rush hour.

Road users are advised to follow the "Hollow Triangle" diversion symbols leaving the M1 at J16 to the A45 (westbound) towards Weedon Bec then take the A5 (northbound) following signs towards Hinckley and join the A428 (eastbound) then re-join the M1 at J18.

Road users are also advised to allow extra time for their journey.

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More rail misery as Witham bridge repair work spills into a third day

The repair work at Witham. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Rail passengers travelling through Essex are facing a third day of disruption.

Urgent work to repair a bridge at Witham still isn't finished so some services have been delayed or cancelled.

Greater Anglia say that the problems could last until 2pm.

Greater Anglia service altercations:

  • The 0717 Witham to Liverpool Street is cancelled.
  • The 0729 Witham to Liverpool Street is cancelled.
  • The 0736 Liverpool Street to Colchester Town will start at Colchester at 0841
  • The 0746 Liverpool Street to Braintree will call at Ingatestone (0814)
  • The 0800 Liverpool Street to Ipswich will start at Colchester at 0902
  • The 0806 Liverpool Street to Ipswich will call additionally at Kelvedon (0858) and Marks Tey (0906)
  • The 0816 Liverpool Street to Clacton will start at Colchester at 0918
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