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Summary

  1. Updates from Friday 14 June

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, from J11 for A33 Basingstoke Road to J12 for A4 Bath Road.

    M4 Berkshire - One lane closed on M4 westbound from J11, A33 (Reading) to J12, A4 (Theale), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire westbound severe disruption, at J6 for A355 Royal Windsor Way Slough.

    M4 Berkshire - One lane closed on M4 westbound at J6, A355 (Slough), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, at J12 for A4 Bath Road.

    M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on exit slip road eastbound at J12, A4 (Theale), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe disruption: M4 Berkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M4 Berkshire eastbound severe disruption, at J13 for A34 Chieveley.

    M4 Berkshire - M4 lane closed on exit slip road eastbound at J13, A34 (Chieveley), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe accident: M25 Berkshire clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Berkshire clockwise severe accident, from J13 for A30 to J14 for A3113 Airport Way.

    M25 Berkshire - Four lanes closed and queues on M25 clockwise from J13, A30 (Staines) to J14, A3113 (Heathrow), because of an accident.

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

  6. South Western Railway strike set to hit Royal Ascot

    Rail commuters on some of the country's busiest routes are facing disruption due to a planned five-day strike over the future of train guards.

    Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) plan to walk out on Tuesday over South Western Railway's "failure" to satisfy their request for a guard on each train.

    Commuters into London, as well as racegoers at Royal Ascot, are likely to be impacted.

    SWR called the strikes "unnecessary".

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  7. Order of the Garter service in Windsor

    Members of the royal family and foreign monarchs have attended the annual Order of the Garter service in Windsor.

    Wearing the lavish velvet robes, glistening insignia and plumed hats of the Order of the Garter, the Queen and the royal knights processed through the grounds of Windsor Castle.

    Newly invested members of the order King Felipe VI of Spain and King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands - now supernumerary, or stranger knights - walked to St George's Chapel with the Prince of Wales, Duke of Cambridge, Duke of York, Princess Royal and Earl of Wessex.

    The Queen, who arrived by state limousine, is sovereign of the order and appoints new Knights of the Garter without consulting ministers.

    Order of the Garter 2019
  8. M4 motorway to close overnight

    A section of the M4 motorway is to close overnight this week for works to convert it to a smart motorway.

    The westbond carriageway will be shut from junction 8/9 at Maidenhead to junction 10 for Wokingham - for the next three nights with the chance it might need to be closed on Thursday night too.

    Traffic will be diverted via the B3270, the A3290 and the A329M.

  9. Bike hire scheme starts in resorts

    Beryl bikes

    A fleet of 50 bicycles has been made available for instant hire at locations in Bournemouth and Poole.

    The green bikes, available for £3 an hour, have been left in racks at transport hubs, shopping centres and tourist attractions.

    Bike firm Beryl has signed a five-year contract with Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council.

    The firm is hoping to expand to 1,000 bicycles and also include venues in Christchurch in the future.

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    Severe disruption: A357 Dorset both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A357 Dorset both ways severe disruption, from A357 to A357.

    A357 Dorset - A357 in Stalbridge closed from the A357 junction to the A357 junction, because of over-running road resurfacing works.

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

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    Severe disruption: M40 Oxfordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M40 Oxfordshire northbound severe disruption, at J9 for A34.

    M40 Oxfordshire - M40 lane closed on exit slip road and it's heavy northbound at J9, A34 (Bicester), because of a break down.

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

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    Severe accident: A341 Dorset westbound

    BBC News Travel

    A341 Dorset westbound severe accident, between A348 Ringwood Road and Merley Lane.

    A341 Dorset - A341 Queen Anne Drive in Hampreston closed westbound between Bear Cross Roundabout and the Merley Lane junction, because of an accident involving two cars.

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

  13. Timelapse footage shows bridge demolition

    The moment a bridge over a motorway was demolished has been captured through timelapse footage.

    The North Fareham Bridge over the M27, was knocked down by excavators in the space of 24 hours.

    The motorway was shut in both directions between junction 9 at Whiteley and junction 11 for Portchester.

    It opened as planned at about 21:00 BST on Saturday.

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    Video caption: Time-lapse shows motorway bridge demolition