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Summary

  1. Birmingham bin strike resumes
  2. Lost Crossroads episodes discovered
  3. Kidnapped estate agent Stephanie Slater dies
  4. Callum Lees death: Man charged with murder
  5. Boy, 11, killed by lorry
  6. Man shot in leg
  7. Updates from Friday 1 September 2017

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, between J5 for A452 and J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed on M6 northbound between J5, A452 (Castle Bromwich) and J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway, because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  2. Video content

    Video caption: Statue's feet unearthed so tram plan has legs

    Antony Gormley piece has its hidden feet unearthed so tram expansion stays on track.

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, between J8 for M5 and J7 for A34.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 southbound between J8 M5 and J7, A34 (Great Barr), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, at J7 for A34.

    M6 West Midlands - Slow traffic on M6 southbound at J7, A34 (Great Barr), because of an earlier broken down vehicle. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A462 Staffordshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A462 Staffordshire both ways severe accident, between B4210 Broad Lane and B4156 Hobnock Road.

    A462 Staffordshire - A462 Warstone Road in Essington closed and slow traffic in both directions between the B4210 Broad Lane junction and the B4156 Hobnock Road junction, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe congestion, between J7 for A34 and J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - Slow traffic on M6 southbound between J7, A34 (Great Barr) and J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, between J3 for A444 and J4 for M42.

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane blocked and slow traffic on M6 northbound between J3, A444 (Nuneaton) and J4, M42 (Coleshill), because of vehicle having a tyre change.

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