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Summary

  1. Former police officer convicted of abusing boys
  2. Young refugee reunited with dad
  3. Money stolen from vulnerable adults replaced
  4. Updates from Friday 21 October 2016

Live Reporting

By Monica Rimmer

All times stated are UK

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    Severe accident: M40 Warwickshire southbound

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    M40 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, between J16 for A3400 and J15 for A46.

    M40 Warwickshire - Slow traffic on M40 southbound between J16, A3400 (Henley In Arden) and J15, A46 (Longbridge Island), because of an accident earlier on.

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    Severe accident: M42 Worcestershire southbound

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    M42 Worcestershire southbound severe accident, between J3 for A435 Portway and J2 for A441 Alvechurch.

    M42 Worcestershire - An accident on M42 southbound between J3, A435 (Portway) and J2, A441 (Alvechurch).

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    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J12 for A5 and J13 for A449.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 northbound between J12, A5 (Gailey) and J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of a broken down vehicle.

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    Severe accident: M40 Warwickshire southbound

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    M40 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, between J16 for A3400 and J15 for A46 affecting M42 J3A.

    M40 Warwickshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M40 southbound between J16, A3400 (Henley In Arden) and J15, A46 (Longbridge Island), because of an accident. Congestion to M42 J3a.

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  5. Video content

    Video caption: Paramedic's plea: 'I don't come to work to be spat at'

    A paramedic has described being constantly spat at as well being verbally and physically abused by patients.

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    Video caption: University professor calls for legislation to tackle rise in type-2 diabetes

    A leading diabetes expert says government legislation is needed to halt the rise in type-2 diabetes.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J11 for A460 and J12 for A5.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound between J11, A460 (Cannock) and J12, A5 (Gailey), because of a broken down vehicle.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

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    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, at J12 for A5.

    M6 Staffordshire - M6 lane blocked on entry slip road southbound at J12, A5 (Gailey), because of a broken down vehicle.

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    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

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    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, at J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - M6 lane blocked on exit slip road northbound at J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

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    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, at J11A for M6 Toll.

    M6 Staffordshire - Lane blocked on M6 southbound at J11a M6 Toll.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J12 for A5 and J13 for A449.

    M6 Staffordshire - Slow traffic and one lane closed on M6 northbound between J12, A5 (Gailey) and J13, A449 (Stafford South), because of roadworks.

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    Severe accident: M6 Warwickshire northbound

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    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe accident, between J3 for A444 and M6 J3A.

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound between J3, A444 (Nuneaton) and M6 J3a, because of an accident.

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  13. Video content

    Video caption: Liverpool 2-1 West Brom: Tony Pulis can not fault player effort

    West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis says that he can not fault the effort of his players but mistakes led to their 2-1 loss to Liverpool.

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    Severe accident: A46 Warwickshire eastbound

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    A46 Warwickshire eastbound severe accident, between B4082 and M6 J2.

    A46 Warwickshire - A46 Coventry Eastern Bypass in Binley Woods closed eastbound between the B4082 junction and Coventry, because of an accident.

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