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  1. Live updates from Monday 5 to Sunday 11 February 2018
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Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands southbound

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M6 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, at J8 for M5 affecting J10A for M54.

M6 West Midlands - Queuing traffic on M6 southbound at J8 M5, because of an earlier broken down vehicle. All lanes have been re-opened. Travel time is around 40 minutes. Congestion to J10a M54.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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M6 Staffordshire northbound severe accident, at J13 for A449.

M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M6 northbound at J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire southbound

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M6 Staffordshire southbound severe accident, between J14 for A34 and J13 for A449.

M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M6 southbound between J14, A34 (Stafford North) and J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire southbound

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M6 Staffordshire southbound severe accident, at J13 for A449.

M6 Staffordshire - M6 lane closed on entry slip road southbound at J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire southbound

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M6 Staffordshire southbound severe accident, at J13 for A449.

M6 Staffordshire - Two lanes closed on M6 southbound at J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A50 Staffordshire eastbound

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A50 Staffordshire eastbound severe accident, between A518 Derby Road and J7 A515.

A50 Staffordshire - A50 closed eastbound between Racecourse roundabout in Uttoxeter and J7, A515 (Cubley) in Sudbury, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Toll Staffordshire southbound

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M6 Toll Staffordshire southbound severe accident, between J7T for A5 Walsall Road and J6T for A5195 Brownhills.

M6 Toll Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 Toll southbound between J7t, A5 (Churchbridge) and J6t, A5195 (Brownhills), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A54 Cheshire both ways

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A54 Cheshire both ways severe disruption, between the Rose and Crown and A537 Cat and Fiddle Route.

A54 Cheshire - A54 closed between the the Rose and Crown junction in Allgreave and the A537 Cat and Fiddle Route junction in Buxton, because of snow.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire southbound

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M6 Staffordshire southbound severe accident, between J15 for A500 and J14 for A34.

M6 Staffordshire - Stationary traffic on M6 southbound between J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent) and J14, A34 (Stafford North), because of a rolling road-block and an accident involving two vehicles.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Toll Warwickshire northbound

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M6 Toll Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, at J3T for A38 Tamworth.

M6 Toll Warwickshire - M6 Toll lane closed on exit slip road northbound at J3t, A38 (Tamworth), because of a broken down vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, at J15 for A500.

M6 Staffordshire - M6 lane closed on exit slip road northbound at J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), because of a broken down vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

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M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, between J18 for A54 Middlewich and J17 for A534 Sandbach.

M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound between J18, A54 (Middlewich) and J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M5 Worcestershire southbound

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M5 Worcestershire southbound severe accident, between J5 for A38 Droitwich and J6 for A449.

M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 southbound between J5, A38 (Droitwich) and J6, A449 (Worcester), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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A man is charged after a disturbance at a Birmingham property left another man fighting for life.

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Severe accident: M6 Cheshire southbound

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M6 Cheshire southbound severe accident, between J18 for A54 Middlewich and J17 for A534 Sandbach.

M6 Cheshire - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M6 southbound between J18, A54 (Middlewich) and J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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Wasps shrug off Kyle Eastmond's red card after only 17 minutes to score six tries in a 44-22 victory at Harlequins.

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Severe disruption: M54 Staffordshire eastbound

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M54 Staffordshire eastbound severe disruption, at J2 for A449.

M54 Staffordshire - M54 lane blocked on entry slip road from one eastbound at J2, A449 (Wolverhampton), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

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M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, at J7 for A44 Worcester.

M5 Worcestershire - M5 lane blocked on exit slip road northbound at J7, A44 (Worcester), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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Aston Villa go second in the Championship for the first time this season with victory over local rivals Birmingham City.

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Severe disruption: M42 Warwickshire northbound

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M42 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, at J10 for A5.

M42 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M42 northbound at J10, A5 (Tamworth), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 West Midlands northbound

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M6 West Midlands northbound severe accident, between J5 for A452 and J6 for A38.

M6 West Midlands - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 northbound between J5, A452 (Castle Bromwich) and J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J12 for A5 and J13 for A449.

M6 Staffordshire - Three lanes blocked and slow traffic on M6 northbound between J12, A5 (Gailey) and J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of an overturned vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Leicestershire northbound

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M6 Leicestershire northbound severe disruption, between M1 J19 and J1 for A426 Rugby.

M6 Leicestershire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 northbound between M1 J19, Catthorpe Interchange and J1, A426 (Rugby), because of a broken down vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

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M5 Worcestershire southbound severe disruption, between J5 for A38 Droitwich and J6 for A449.

M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 southbound between J5, A38 (Droitwich) and J6, A449 (Worcester), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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Plymouth come from behind to become only the second team to beat Shrewsbury at home in League One this season.

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Accrington continue their chase for automatic promotion by beating Coventry for their third successive League Two win.

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Crewe are only three points clear of the relegation zone as they are forced to settle for a goalless draw with Yeovil.

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Armand Gnanduillet's last-gasp strike rescues a draw for Blackpool and denies Walsall at Bloomfield Road.

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Bottom club Burton remain four points from safety in the Championship after a low-quality goalless draw at Ipswich.

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Severe accident: M42 Warwickshire northbound

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M42 Warwickshire northbound severe accident, at J10 for A5.

M42 Warwickshire - M42 entry slip road partially blocked northbound at J10, A5 (Tamworth), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M40 Warwickshire southbound

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M40 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, between J16 for A3400 and J15 for A46.

M40 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M40 southbound between J16, A3400 (Henley In Arden) and J15, A46 (Longbridge Island), because of a lorry having a tyre changed. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time