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Severe disruption: M25 Kent clockwise

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M25 Kent clockwise severe disruption, from J5 for M26 to J6 for A22.

M25 Kent - One lane closed on M25 clockwise from J5 M26 to J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Hertfordshire clockwise

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M25 Hertfordshire clockwise severe disruption, at J23 for A1.

M25 Hertfordshire - M25 lane closed on exit slip road clockwise at J23 A1(M) South Mimms, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey southbound

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M23 Surrey southbound severe disruption, between M25 and J9 for .

M23 Surrey - One lane blocked on M23 southbound between M25 and J9, Gatwick Airport, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well. In the roadworks area.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Berkshire clockwise

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M25 Berkshire clockwise severe disruption, from J15 for M4 to J16 for M40.

M25 Berkshire - Temporary closure and stationary on M25 clockwise from J15 M4 to J16 M40, because of a car that's broken down.

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

Various issues causing delays on Tube lines

Commuters are facing disruption on a number of Underground lines:

  • The Circle Line has minor delays clockwise due to an earlier faulty train
  • There are minor delays on the Jubilee Line due to mechanical issues we have identified on a number of our trains
  • On the London Overground there is no service between Shepherd's Bush and Clapham Junction and minor delays between Richmond and Stratford due to an earlier fire alert at Kensington (Olympia)
  • There are severe delays between Baker Street and Aldgate on the Metropolitan Line due to an earlier faulty train

Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, between J6 for A22 and J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - Temporary closure and stationary on M25 anticlockwise between J6, A22 (Godstone) and J5 M26, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J6 for A22 to J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed on M25 anticlockwise from J6, A22 (Godstone) to J5 M26, because of a broken down van. Traffic is coping well.

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

Appeal to find man after woman raped in Acton

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Police have released CCTV of a man they are trying to find as well as three potential witnesses after a woman was raped in Acton.

The victim, aged in her 20s, was attacked in an alleyway in Langford Close before 21:30 on 28 September.

It is believed that prior to the assault she had been been followed by the man as she walked from Acton Town Station, along Avenue Road and then Langley Road.

The attacker, who was described as being skinny and spoke with a London accent, fled towards Uxbridge Road after a member of public heard what was happening and called police.

The footage shows a man who Scotland Yard believe could be the suspect walking past three people in the direction of Acton Tube Station at 22:13.

Severe accident: M25 Hertfordshire anti-clockwise

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M25 Hertfordshire anti-clockwise severe accident, between J24 for A111 Stagg Hill and J23 for A1.

M25 Hertfordshire - One lane blocked and queues on M25 anticlockwise between J24, A111 (Potters Bar) and J23 A1(M) J1 South Mimms, because of an accident involving two lorries.

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

Third person charged with murder over Plaistow stabbing

Santino Angelo Dymiter
Met Police

A third person has been charged with the murder of an 18-year-old man in Plaistow.

Santino Angelo Dymiter was found fatally stabbed at Chadd Green on 26 August.

The Met Police said Shian Forde, 24, of Beech Gardens, Dagenham, had been charged with murder. He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Barking Magistrates’ Court.

Two teenage boys, aged 14 and 16, have previously been charged with murder and remanded in custody.

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey clockwise

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M25 Surrey clockwise severe disruption, between J10 for A3 and J11 for A320 St Peters Way.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed and queues on M25 clockwise between J10, A3 (Wisley Interchange) and J11, A320 (Chertsey), because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Hertfordshire anti-clockwise

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M25 Hertfordshire anti-clockwise severe disruption, between J19 for and J18 for A404 Rickmansworth Road.

M25 Hertfordshire - M25 partially blocked and queues anticlockwise between J19, Watford and J18, A404 (Chorleywood), because of a police investigation.

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

Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

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M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, from J1A for A206 to J31 for A1306 Lakeside.

M25 Kent - Two lanes closed and queues on M25 Dartford Tunnel anticlockwise in Essex from J1a, A206 (Swanscombe) to J31, A1306 (Lakeside), because of an accident. Congestion to J2 (Darenth Interchange).

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

Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

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M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, from J1A for A206 to J31 for A1306 Lakeside.

M25 Kent - Two lanes closed on M25 Dartford Tunnel anticlockwise in Essex from J1a, A206 (Swanscombe) to J31, A1306 (Lakeside), because of an accident.

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

Watch: How Britain's 'most wanted' man was caught

Shane O'Brien was one of Britain's most wanted criminals.

The 31-year-old stabbed Josh Hanson to death in a bar in Hillingdon, west London, in October 2015 then went on the run for three-and-a-half years.

He was on Interpol and Europol's "most wanted" lists before he was extradited from Romania earlier this year.

He was found guilty of murder at the Old Bailey on 1 October and is due to be sentenced for the killing later today.

Det Ch Insp Noel McHugh explains how he managed to track him down.

Video by Jamie Moreland

Man charged with Southwark rape

A man has been charged by detectives investigating a rape last week in Southwark following an appeal for information.

Eleas Alfa Patience Godwin, 43 of no fixed address was charged with rape and actual bodily harm.

He has been remanded in custody and is expected to appear at Camberwell Green Magistrates' Court today.

Severe disruption: M25 London clockwise

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M25 London clockwise severe disruption, at J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road.

M25 London - One lane closed on M25 clockwise at J25, A10 (Enfield), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe accident: M25 London anti-clockwise

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M25 London anti-clockwise severe accident, at J29 for A127 Southend Arterial Road Romford.

M25 London - M25 exit slip road partially blocked anticlockwise at J29, A127 (Romford), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

London's weather: Cloudy and showery later

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A bright start for most, but cloud will soon start to build from the south, with a few showers expected later this morning.

Further showers for this afternoon, but there will be some late brightness. Maximum temperature: 12 to 15°C (54 to 59°F).

Severe accident: A5 London northbound

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A5 London northbound severe accident, from A407 Chichele Road to Mora Road.

A5 London - A5 Cricklewood Broadway in Cricklewood closed and queues northbound from the A407 Chichele Road junction to the Mora Road junction, because of an accident. Diversion in operation - London Buses services 16, 32, 245, 266, 316, 332.

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

Severe accident: M25 Essex clockwise

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M25 Essex clockwise severe accident, after J31 for A282 Canterbury Way Lakeside.

M25 Essex - Temporary closure and stationary on M25 clockwise after J31, A282 (Lakeside), because of an accident involving three cars and a van, recovery work and a fuel spillage. Congestion to J29 (Romford / Basildon).

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

Severe disruption: M25 London anti-clockwise

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M25 London anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road to J24 for A111 Stagg Hill.

M25 London - One lane closed and it's slow on M25 anticlockwise from J25, A10 (Enfield) to J24, A111 (Potters Bar), because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: A20 London eastbound

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A20 London eastbound severe accident, from A223 to M20 J1.

A20 London - A20 closed and queues eastbound from Crittal's Corner in Sidcup to Swanley Interchange in Swanley, because of an accident. Diversion in operation - down the exit slip road and back up the entry slip road.

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

Severe accident: A40 London eastbound

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A40 London eastbound severe accident, from Mansfield Road to A4000 Wales Farm Road.

A40 London - A40 Western Avenue in Park Royal closed eastbound from the Mansfield Road junction to Gypsy Corner, because of an accident.

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

Josh Hanson murder: How Britain's 'most wanted' man was caught
Shane O'Brien killed Josh Hanson in a west London bar then went on the run for three-and-a-half years.

Severe accident: A503 London both ways

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A503 London both ways severe accident, from A10 High Road to Birstall Road.

A503 London - A503 Seven Sisters Road in Stamford Hill closed in both directions from Seven Sisters to the Birstall Road junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: A4 London westbound

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A4 London westbound severe accident, at Vicarage Farm Road.

A4 London - A4 Great West Road in Hounslow closed westbound at the Vicarage Farm Road junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M25 Berkshire anti-clockwise

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M25 Berkshire anti-clockwise severe accident, between J15 for M4 J4B and J14 for A3113 Airport Way.

M25 Berkshire - Temporary closure and stationary on M25 anticlockwise between J15 M4 J4b and J14, A3113 (Heathrow), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Hertfordshire clockwise

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M25 Hertfordshire clockwise severe disruption, from J24 for A111 Stagg Hill to J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road.

M25 Hertfordshire - One lane closed and it's slow on M25 clockwise from J24, A111 (Potters Bar) in Potters Bar to J25, A10 (Enfield) in London, because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: A12 London both ways

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A12 London both ways severe disruption, at B192 Beehive Lane.

A12 London - A12 Eastern Avenue in Ilford blocked and queues in both directions at the B192 Beehive Lane junction, because of a car on fire.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Hertfordshire clockwise

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M25 Hertfordshire clockwise severe disruption, from J23 for A1 to J24 for A111 Stagg Hill.

M25 Hertfordshire - One lane closed on M25 clockwise from J23 A1(M) South Mimms to J24, A111 (Potters Bar), because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: A13 Essex westbound

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A13 Essex westbound severe accident, at A1012.

A13 Essex - Road closed on A13 westbound in North Stifford at the A1012 junction, because of an accident involving a car and a lorry.

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