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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A565 Merseyside southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A565 Merseyside southbound severe accident, before B5195 Altcar Road.

    A565 Merseyside - A565 Formby By Pass closed and it's slow southbound before the B5195 Altcar Road junction, because of an accident involving van and bus.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A5099 Lancashire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A5099 Lancashire northbound severe accident, from B5263 Hornby Road to New Bonny Street.

    A5099 Lancashire - A5099 Central Drive in Blackpool blocked and it's heavy one way street from the B5263 Hornby Road junction to the New Bonny Street junction, because of an accident.

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

  3. Beechmere fire: Residents set to get £60k donated cash

    Phil McCann

    Cheshire Political Reporter, BBC News

    Residents who lost their homes in a fire at a retirement complex in August are a step closer to getting a share of nearly £60,000 raised for them.

    Remains of complex after fire

    Apartments at Beechmere, Crewe, were destroyed in a blaze which left 150 mainly older people homeless.

    The donations are being held by the town council which last night voted to transfer the cash to landlord Your Housing.

    The move will be subject to a written agreement which stipulates the cash will be divided equally between the residents.

  4. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M61 Lancashire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M61 Lancashire southbound severe accident, at J9 for M65 J2.

    M61 Lancashire - M61 lane closed on entry slip road southbound at J9, M65 J2 (Clayton Brook), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M56 Cheshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M56 Cheshire eastbound severe disruption, from J14 for A5117 Chester Services to J12 for A557.

    M56 Cheshire - One lane closed and it's heavy on M56 eastbound from J14, A5117 (Chester Services) to J12, A557 (Runcorn), because of a lorry having a tyre changed.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M60 Greater Manchester clockwise severe disruption, at J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich.

    M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and it's slow on M60 clockwise at J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of a car that's broken down.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M58 Lancashire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M58 Lancashire eastbound severe disruption, at J4 for A5068 Glenburn Road.

    M58 Lancashire - One lane closed on M58 eastbound at J4, A5068 (Skelmersdale), 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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 Cheshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 Cheshire eastbound severe disruption, from J11 for A574 Birchwood Way to J12 for M60 M602.

    M62 Cheshire - One lane blocked and it's heavy on M62 eastbound from J11, A574 (Birchwood) to J12, M60 (Eccles Interchange), because of a car that's broken down. In the roadworks area.

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

  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M57 Merseyside southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M57 Merseyside southbound severe accident, from J6 for A506 Valley Road to J4 for A580 Moorgate Road.

    M57 Merseyside - M57 partially blocked and queues southbound from J6, A506 (Kirkby) to J4, A580 (Knowsley), because of an accident.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Lancashire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Lancashire northbound severe disruption, between Charnock Richard Services and J28 for B5256 Leyland Way.

    M6 Lancashire - One lane closed and it's heavy on M6 northbound between Charnock Richard Services and J28, B5256 (Leyland), because of a lorry having a tyre changed.

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

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire northbound severe disruption, from J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich to J19 for A556.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J18, A54 (Middlewich) to J19, A556 (Knutsford), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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