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Summary

  1. Updates on Friday, 25 August 2017
  2. Watford fined £4.3m after EFL inquiry
  3. Smoke rises through Bedford tower block
  4. Repairs to be carried out after tractor caught train barrier
  5. Laura Kenny has baby boy

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By Alex Pope

All times stated are UK

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 Buckinghamshire northbound

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    M1 Buckinghamshire northbound severe accident, from J14 for A509 to J15 for A45.

    M1 Buckinghamshire - One lane closed on M1 northbound from J14, A509 (Milton Keynes) to J15, A45 (Northampton), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M40 Buckinghamshire southbound

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    M40 Buckinghamshire southbound severe disruption, at J5 for A40 Ibstone Road.

    M40 Buckinghamshire - M40 lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic southbound at J5, A40 (Stokenchurch), because of driver driving the wrong way.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M40 Buckinghamshire southbound

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    M40 Buckinghamshire southbound severe accident, from J4 for A404 to J2 for A355.

    M40 Buckinghamshire - Slow traffic on M40 southbound from J4, A404 (High Wycombe Handy Cross Roundabout) to J2, A355 (Beaconsfield), because of an accident, which is now on the hard shoulder. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A1(M) Hertfordshire northbound

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    A1(M) Hertfordshire northbound severe accident, from J8 for A602 Stevenage to J9 for A505.

    A1(M) Hertfordshire - Queuing traffic on A1(M) northbound from J8, A602 (Stevenage) to J9, A505 (Letchworth), because of an accident earlier on. Congestion to J6 (Welwyn / Welwyn Garden City). All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Bedfordshire southbound

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    M1 Bedfordshire southbound severe disruption, after J11 for A505 Dunstable Road Dunstable South.

    M1 Bedfordshire - Slow traffic on M1 southbound after J11, A505 (Dunstable South), because of an earlier broken down vehicle. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A120 Essex both ways

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    A120 Essex both ways severe accident, from B1383 Stansted Road to A1184 Bishops Park Way.

    A120 Essex - A120 Hadham Road in Bishops Stortford closed and very slow traffic in both directions from the B1383 Stansted Road junction to the A1184 Bishops Park Way junction, because of a multi-vehicle accident.

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

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    Severe accident: M25 Hertfordshire anti-clockwise

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    M25 Hertfordshire anti-clockwise severe accident, from J23 for A1 to J22 for B556 St Albans.

    M25 Hertfordshire - Queuing traffic on M25 anticlockwise from J23 A1(M) South Mimms to J22, B556 (St Albans), because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Hertfordshire clockwise

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    M25 Hertfordshire clockwise severe disruption, at J21A for .

    M25 Hertfordshire - M25 lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic clockwise at J21a, St Albans, because of a broken down lorry. Congestion to J20 (Kings Langley).

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

  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Hertfordshire clockwise

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    M25 Hertfordshire clockwise severe accident, at J22 for B556 St Albans.

    M25 Hertfordshire - Queuing traffic on M25 clockwise at J22, B556 (St Albans), because of an accident involving two lorries, a van and a car earlier on. Congestion to J21 (M1 interchange). All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 London clockwise

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    M25 London clockwise severe accident, from J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road to J26 for Honey Lane.

    M25 London - Queuing traffic on M25 clockwise from J25, A10 (Enfield) to J26, Honey (Waltham Abbey), because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  11. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 London clockwise

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    M25 London clockwise severe accident, from J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road to J26 for Honey Lane.

    M25 London - Severe delays and queuing traffic for ten miles on M25 clockwise from J25, A10 (Enfield) to J26, Honey (Waltham Abbey), because of an accident involving lorry and a car earlier on. Congestion to J23 (South Mimms / Bignell Corner). Travel time is around 1 hour and 30 minutes. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  12. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Bedfordshire northbound

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    M1 Bedfordshire northbound severe disruption, from J11 for A505 Dunstable Road Dunstable South to J11A for A5 Dunstable.

    M1 Bedfordshire - One lane blocked on M1 northbound from J11, A505 (Dunstable South) to J11a, A5 (Dunstable), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 Buckinghamshire northbound

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    M1 Buckinghamshire northbound severe accident, at J14 for A509.

    M1 Buckinghamshire - Slow traffic on M1 northbound at J14, A509 (Milton Keynes), because of an earlier broken down vehicle and an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

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    Severe disruption: M25 London anti-clockwise

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    M25 London anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road to J24 for A111 Stagg Hill.

    M25 London - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M25 anticlockwise from J25, A10 (Enfield) to J24, A111 (Potters Bar), because of a broken down vehicle.

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