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Severe accident: A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound severe accident, before J28 Bucking Way Road Cambridge Services.

A14 Cambridgeshire - One lane blocked and it's slow on A14 eastbound before J28, Bucking (Cambridge Services), because of an accident.

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

Police 'very concerned' for missing 14-year-old girl

Police say they are "very concerned" for the welfare of 14-year-old girl reported missing from the Spalding area.

Lincolnshire Police
Lincolnshire Police

Summer Grimes was last seen at about 19:30 on Tuesday.

Lincolnshire Police say they believe she may be in the Sutton Bridge and King’s Lynn area and have appealed for anyone who sees her to come forward.

She is described as white, with shoulder-length auburn hair, and about 5ft 2ins tall.

She was last seen wearing black ripped jeans, a red top, and carrying a grey shoulder bag.

Severe accident: M11 Essex northbound

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M11 Essex northbound severe accident, from J8 for Bishops Stortford to J9 for .

M11 Essex - M11 partially blocked and it's slow northbound from J8, Bishops Stortford to J9, Saffron Walden, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

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

Historic areas of Barrow being neglected, agency warns

Two historic parts of Barrow town centre have been put on a list of heritage sites at risk because of neglect and decay.

House of Lords
BBC

Historic England says the Central Barrow Conservation Area and the neighbouring area around St George's Church are "deteriorating" partly because of the fire damaged forner club, known as the House of Lords.

Funding has recently been allocated to regenerate the area.

Roman graffiti
Historic England

However, Roman graffiti in a quarry near Hadrian's Wall is now off the register because, although it is still suffering erosion, 3D records have now been made.

And repairs to flood damage at the former gunpowder works at Sedgwick, near Kendal, mean that site is also now seen as safe.

Severe accident: A428 Cambridgeshire westbound

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A428 Cambridgeshire westbound severe accident, from A1198 Ermine Street South to B1040.

A428 Cambridgeshire - A428 in Caxton Gibbet closed and queues westbound from Caxton Gibbet roundabout to the B1040 junction, because of an accident involving two lorries.

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Paul records in Norwich Cathedral cloisters

Duncan Leatherdale

BBC News online

A musician has spent several months cycling thousands of miles to record the sounds of the UK.

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Severe disruption: A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound

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A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound severe disruption, at J23 A141.

A14 Cambridgeshire - A14 entry slip road partially blocked and it's slow eastbound at J23, A141 (Spittals Interchange), because of a break down.

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

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Severe disruption: A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

A14 Cambridgeshire eastbound severe disruption, at J31 M11 J14 Girton.

A14 Cambridgeshire - A14 partially blocked, severe delays and queues for 11 miles eastbound at J31, M11 J14 (Girton), because of a break down. In the roadworks area. Travel time is around 1 hour 20 minutes.

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

Severe disruption: M11 Essex southbound

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M11 Essex southbound severe disruption, between J9 for and J8 for Bishops Stortford.

M11 Essex - One lane blocked on M11 southbound between J9, Saffron Walden and J8, Bishops Stortford, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Huge transformer arrives at Bicker Fen wind farm site

The first of two huge transformers used to supply energy from an offshore wind farm has completed its journey from Austria to a site in Lincolnshire.

huge transformer
Siemens

The 240-tonne transformer travelled the final 20-miles from Sutton Bridge port to Bicker Fen, near Boston, under police escort earlier.

It will serve the Tritton Knoll wind farm, 32km off the Lincolnshire coast, and will be capable of providing power for 800,000 UK homes.

Phil Manley, Project Director, said the transformer weighed the same as 34 African elephants and is the size of two London Routemaster buses parked side by side.

Severe accident: M11 Essex southbound

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M11 Essex southbound severe accident, from J9 for to J8A for A120.

M11 Essex - Temporary closure and stationary on M11 southbound from J9, Saffron Walden to J8a A120, because of an accident involving four vehicles.

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

Severe disruption: M11 Cambridgeshire northbound

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M11 Cambridgeshire northbound severe disruption, at J14 for A14 J31 Girton.

M11 Cambridgeshire - One lane closed on M11 northbound at J14, A14 J31 (Girton), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Potential job cuts at Lincolnshire food company

A Lincolnshire food company is planning its second round of job cuts in less than a year.

Bakkavor Salads
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Bakkavor is in consultation with 250 staff at its Spalding site.

The company closed its Freshcook meals site at Holbeach St Marks, which employed nearly 700 people, in April.

Severe disruption: A14 Suffolk eastbound

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A14 Suffolk eastbound severe disruption, from J42 A1302 Newmarket Road to J43 A134 Compiegne Way Bury Central Interchange.

A14 Suffolk - A14 closed and queues eastbound from J42, A1302 (Westley Interchange) to J43, A134 (Bury Central Interchange), because of a police investigation.

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