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  1. Live updates from Monday 26 November to Sunday 2 December
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  1. BreakingCoventry to Rugby rail lines blocked

    Rail services between Coventry and Rugby have been suspended due to an incident, said Virgin Trains.

    We'll bring you more information as we get it.

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  2. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: A50 Cheshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A50 Cheshire both ways severe congestion, at Love Lane.

    A50 Cheshire - Heavy traffic on A50 Newcastle Road in both directions in Fourlanes End at the Love Lane junction. In the roadworks area.

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

  3. Car fire causing M5 delays

    BBC News Travel

    Two lanes of the M5 southbound in Worcestershire remain closed after an earlier car fire.

    Traffic was held for a time between J7 and J8 for emergency services to attend.

    Delays of about 30 minutes are being reported in the area, said Highways England.

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  4. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    Sara Blizzard

    BBC Weather

    Showery spells of rain will work their way through the region today, with some brighter patches this afternoon with highs of 11C (52F).

    Video content

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

    Severe congestion: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire southbound severe congestion, before J6 for A4538 Pershore Lane.

    M5 Worcestershire - Queuing traffic and heavier than usual traffic on M5 southbound before J6, A4538 (Worcester).

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe congestion, from J10A for M54 to J8 for .

    M6 Staffordshire - Queuing traffic and heavier than usual traffic on M6 southbound from J10a M54 to /, J8. Travel time is 45 minutes.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, from J6 for A4538 Pershore Lane to J5 for A38 Droitwich.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 northbound from J6, A4538 (Worcester) to J5, A38 (Droitwich), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M5 West Midlands both ways severe disruption, from J1 for A41 Birmingham Road West Bromwich to J2 for A4123 Oldbury.

    M5 West Midlands - One lane closed on M5 from J1, A41 (West Bromwich) to J2, A4123 (Oldbury), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, from J14 for A5013 to J15 for A500.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J14, A5013 (Stafford North) to J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, from J8 for M5 J8 to J9 for A461.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J8 M5 J8 to J9, A461 (Wednesbury), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands both ways severe disruption, at J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - M6 exit slip road closed at J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway Spaghetti Junction, because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  12. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, from J13 for A449 to J12 for A5.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J13, A449 (Stafford South) to J12, A5 (Gailey), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  13. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, at J4 for A38 Bromsgrove.

    M5 Worcestershire - M5 exit slip road closed northbound at J4, A38 (Bromsgrove), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, at J15 for A500.

    M6 Staffordshire - The main road is closed, with traffic being routed around the junction and back on again, on M6 northbound at J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), because of a broken down lorry.

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

  15. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire northbound severe disruption, from J16 for A500 Stoke-On-Trent to J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J16, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent) to J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  16. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A449 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A449 Staffordshire northbound severe accident, from Brewood Road to Light Ash Lane.

    A449 Staffordshire - A449 Stafford Road in Cross Green closed and queuing traffic northbound from the Brewood Road junction to the Light Ash Lane junction, because of an accident involving car.

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

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    Severe disruption: M42 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands both ways severe disruption, at J6 for A45 Coventry Road Birmingham Airport.

    M42 West Midlands - M42 lane closed on exit slip road at J6, A45 (Birmingham Airport), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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