Sheffield United have agreed a deal to sign a Brentford defender who is currently having a medical at Bramall Lane while Sheffield Wednesday could be about to lose an on-loan Middlesbrough winger to their League One rivals Portsmouth.
In Lancashire, Preston North End have knocked back an enquiry fro Cardiff City for one of their players while Blackpool have had a third bid for an Oxford United star rejected and Blackburn Rovers are closing in on a move for a Wolves player.
Cardiff appear to be set for a busy deadline day and look set to land a striker on-loan from division rivals Stoke City.
In Yorkshire, Hull City are in talks to land a West Ham starlet on-loan and Huddersfield Town have been linked with a late move for a Dutch midfielder.
Meanwhile, Luton Town look set to add to their options between the sticks with a loan deal for a keeper from Aston Villa.
Here are the latest EFL Championship transfer news stories from lunchtime on transfer deadline day: