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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A518 Staffordshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A518 Staffordshire both ways severe accident, from Broad Eye to A34 Queensway.

    A518 Staffordshire - A518 Chell Road in Stafford closed in both directions from the Broad Eye junction to the A34 Queensway junction, because of an accident involving a single vehicle.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, from J15 for A500 D Road to J16 for A500 Stoke-On-Trent.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent) to J16, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, from J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich to J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - Lane closed on M6 southbound from J18, A54 (Middlewich) to J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, at M6.

    M6 Cheshire - M6 lane closed on entry slip road southbound at M6, Sandbach Services, because of a break down.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, at J14 for A34.

    M6 Staffordshire - M6 entry slip road partially blocked southbound at J14, A34 (Stafford North), because of a lorry that's broken down. Traffic is coping well.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Cheshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire northbound severe accident, between J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach and J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M6 northbound between J17, A534 (Sandbach) and J18, A54 (Middlewich), because of an accident.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe accident, before J13 for A449.

    M6 Staffordshire - Queues on M6 northbound before J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of an accident involving two cars earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  8. Your weather forecast: A cloudy night in store

    BBC Weather

    It will be a cloudy night with the odd clear spell and lows of 4C (39F).

    Swans

    Saturday will be another mostly cloudy and dull day with the possibility of some sunny spells in the afternoon.

    You can find a detailed forecast for your area on the BBC Weather site.

  9. 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 and it's very slow on M6 southbound from J13, A449 (Stafford South) to J12, A5 (Gailey), because of a break down.

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

  10. No knives found in weapons sweep

    Not a single knife was found in a sweep of Crewe yesterday, carried out by volunteers and the police.

    It took place in the Gresty Brook area and was organised in response to concerns about levels of violence in the town, with 450 reports of violent crime in the last year.

    Knife sweep

    Crewe Police tweeted to say "it was great to see so many people working together in the fight against knife crime."

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, from J14 for A34 to J15 for A500 D Road.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed and queues on M6 northbound from J14, A34 (Stafford North) to J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), because of a broken down white van.

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