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    Severe accident: A46 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A46 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, between M40 J15 Warwick and A439.

    A46 Warwickshire - A46 Warwick Road in Snitterfield closed, long delays and queues southbound between Warwick and Marraway Roundabout, because of an accident involving two lorries earlier on and emergency repairs. Congestion to the Leek Wootton turn off. This is also having a knock on effect on routes around the centre of Warwick, on roads such as Saltisford and Cape Road. Due to the congestion on the Longbridge Island, the M40 Northbound is slow back to J14 (Leamington Spa). Diversion in operation - M40 No

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    Severe disruption: M40 Warwickshire southbound

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    M40 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, from J16 for A3400 Stratford Road to J15 for A46 Warwick By Pass Warwick.

    M40 Warwickshire - One lane closed and queues on M40 southbound from J16, A3400 (Henley In Arden) to J15, A46 (Warwick), because of a break down.

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  3. Severe congestion in Warwickshire

    BBC News Travel

    A crash involving two lorries has closed the A46 Stratford Road westbound in Longbridge, Warwickshire.

    There's an oil spillage on the westbround carriageway from J15 of the M40 to B4463, Warwick bypass.

    There's severe congestion in the area with queuing on all approaches to the M40 roundabout.

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    Severe roadworks: A46 Warwickshire both ways

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    A46 Warwickshire both ways severe roadworks, from M40 J15 Warwick to B4463.

    A46 Warwickshire - A46 Stratford Road in Longbridge closed and queues in both directions from Warwick to the B4463 junction, because of an accident involving two lorries earlier on, an oil spillage and barrier repairs. Congestion to Marraway Roundabout, heading up from Stratford. Also queuing on all approaches to the M40 roundabout. Particularly busy heading down from the centre of Warwick, as well as the Warwick Bypass from Soneleigh. Diversion in operation - Southbound from the Longbridge Island along th

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    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire northbound

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    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, from J2 for M69 to J3 for A444 Bedworth Bypass Nuneaton.

    M6 Warwickshire - Pothole repair on M6 northbound from J2, M69 (Coventry) to J3, A444 (Nuneaton).

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    Severe disruption: A428 Warwickshire both ways

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    A428 Warwickshire both ways severe disruption, at School Street.

    A428 Warwickshire - A428 Coventry Road in Church Lawford closed in both directions at the School Street junction, because of flooding.

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  7. Two arrested after man stabbed in the back

    Two men have been charged after a man was stabbed in the back in Coventry, police say.

    The 35-year-old victim is in a stable condition in hospital after two men forced their way into his home in Lyndale Road.

    The two, aged 20 and 23, have been charged with robbery.

  8. Former Thomas Cook stores reopen as Hays Travel

    Almost 140 former Thomas Cook stores have now reopened, Hays Travel says, with more than 1,900 jobs offered to ex Thomas Cook staff.

    Thousands of people lost their jobs when the travel giant collapsed last month, ending 178 years of business. It also left 150,000 tourists stranded and prompted the biggest ever peacetime repatriation by the Civil Aviation Authority.

    Thomas Cook store

    In the aftermath, Hays Travel bought all 555 Thomas Cook high street stores and pledged to reopen many of them.

    Stores in Coventry Cannon Park, Stourbridge and Tamworth are among the first 138 to reopen across the UK, with others in the West Midlands expected to follow.

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    Severe disruption: M42 Warwickshire southbound

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    M42 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, at J9 for A4097 Kingsbury Road Curdworth.

    M42 Warwickshire - M42 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J9, A4097 (Curdworth), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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  10. Two arrested after man stabbed

    Two people have been arrested after a man was stabbed during disorder in Leamington Spa.

    The victim was taken to hospital with leg and chest injuries, although they are not thought to be life-changing, Warwickshire Police said.

    Officers were called to Ranelagh Terrace in the town in the early hours of Sunday.

    A 25-year-old man has been bailed and another aged 26 released under investigation, the force said.

  11. Man jailed for raping girl in alleyway

    A man has been jailed after pleading guilty to raping a 14-year-old girl in an alleyway.

    Mujdat Altuntas

    The attack happened off Overslade Lane, in Rugby, at about 19:45 on 17 July.

    Mujdat Altuntas, of Edmund Road, Coventry, pleaded guilty in August to rape of a child and sexual assault of a child over 13.

    He was given a nine-year extended sentence at Warwick Crown Court with five years and three months served in prison and the rest on licence.

    The 28-year-old was also given a sexual harm prevention order for 22 years and given an indefinite restraining order preventing him from contacting the victim.

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    Severe accident: M6 Warwickshire northbound

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    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe accident, at J3 for A444 Bedworth Bypass Nuneaton.

    M6 Warwickshire - Two lanes closed and queues on M6 northbound at J3, A444 (Nuneaton), because of an accident.

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  13. Fourth arrest after diner stabbed

    A fourth person has been arrested following a stabbing that left a man seriously injured.

    Officers believe the victim, 33, had been at a restaurant near Tile Hill Lane in Coventry when he was attacked by a group armed with knives and bats when he left to get something from his car.

    A 19-year-old from Canley was arrested after officers intercepted a car on the A444 on Saturday night, and is being questioned on suspicion of attempted murder.

    A 33-year-old man, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been recalled to prison.

    Another, aged 28, arrested on the suspicion of the same charge, has been bailed, said West Midlands Police.

    A 24-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender has been released under investigation.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire northbound

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    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, from J3 for A444 Bedworth Bypass Nuneaton to J3A for .

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane closed and queues on M6 northbound from J3, A444 (Nuneaton) to J3a, M6 Toll, because of a car that's broken down.

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    Severe accident: M6 West Midlands southbound

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    M6 West Midlands southbound severe accident, from J5 for A452 to J4A for .

    M6 West Midlands - Two lanes closed and queues on M6 southbound from J5, A452 (Castle Bromwich) to J4a, M42 interchange, because of an accident.

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