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  2. Live updates from Tuesday 29 May to Friday 1 June

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, between J7 for A34 and J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - Queuing traffic on M6 southbound between J7, A34 (Great Barr) and J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway, because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  2. Body in park investigation launched

    Detectives in Sutton Coldfield are investigating the discovery of a body found close to a train line.

    Sutton park

    Officers were called to an area close to Midland Road Bridge in Sutton Park late yesterday afternoon.

    Ambulance crews also attended, but the person was declared dead at the scene.

    British Transport Police say officers are working to locate the next of kin.

  3. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    Sara Blizzard

    BBC Weather

    Today will be a cloudier and cooler day than of late, although it should remain dry with top temperatures of 18C (64F).

    Video content

    Video caption: Latest weather for the West Midlands
  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    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 lorry. Traffic is coping well.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A525 Shropshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A525 Shropshire both ways severe accident, between B5398 Waymills and Foxes Lane.

    A525 Shropshire - A525 in Whitchurch closed in both directions between Waymills roundabout and the Foxes Lane junction, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M69 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M69 Warwickshire northbound severe accident, between M6 J2 and J1 for A5 Hinckley.

    M69 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M69 northbound between M6 J2, Coventry and J1, A5 (Hinckley), because of an accident.

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

  7. Can the town high street be revived?

    Video content

    Video caption: Online shopping has left retailers such as Marks and Spencer announcing store closures
  8. Ged Scott

    BBC Sport at the Banks's Stadium

    Football

    Ged Scott

    BBC Sport at the Banks's Stadium

    Wigan make light of their weekend FA Cup exit to get their League One promotion campaign firmly into gear with victory at Walsall.

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  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, between J4A for M42 and J4 for M42.

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound between J4a M42 and J4 M42, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, between J5 for A38 Droitwich and J4A for M42.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 northbound between J5, A38 (Droitwich) and J4a M42, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    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

  12. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe accident, between J10 for A454 and J9 for A461.

    M6 West Midlands - Two lanes closed and very slow traffic on M6 southbound between J10, A454 (Wolverhampton) and J9, A461 (Wednesbury), because of an accident.

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

  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M42 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands northbound severe accident, between J4 for A34 and J5 for A41.

    M42 West Midlands - Queuing traffic on M42 northbound between J4, A34 (Shirley) and J5, A41 (Solihull), because of an accident, which is now on the hard shoulder.

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

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M40 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M40 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, between J15 for A46 and M42 J3A.

    M40 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M40 northbound between J15, A46 (Longbridge Island) and M42 J3a, 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

  15. Video content

    Video caption: Coventry MotoFest shows a love for burning rubber

    Super cars, a motorbike parade and street racing are among the offerings from Coventry MotoFest.