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Summary

  1. Man dies in police custody
  2. Corbyn on bin dispute
  3. Family in flat fire
  4. Thousands of cyclists set for Midlands roads
  5. Updates from Friday 22 September 2017

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Matthew Henry

    BBC Sport

    Alexandre Lacazette

    Matthew Henry

    BBC Sport

    Alexandre Lacazette scores twice to give a shaky Arsenal victory over West Brom, as Gareth Barry broke the Premier League appearance record.

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  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M42 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands northbound severe accident, at J5 for A41.

    M42 West Midlands - M42 lane closed on exit slip road and heavy traffic northbound at J5, A41 (Solihull), because of an accident involving a car and a lorry.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: M42 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Warwickshire southbound severe congestion, between J10 for A5 and J6 for A45 Birmingham Airport.

    M42 Warwickshire - Stop-start traffic on M42 southbound between J10, A5 (Tamworth) and J6, A45 (Birmingham Airport).

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M42 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, between J5 for A41 and J4 for A34.

    M42 West Midlands - Slow traffic on M42 southbound between J5, A41 (Solihull) and J4, A34 (Shirley), because of an earlier broken down vehicle. All lanes have been re-opened. Congestion to J3a M40.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M42 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands northbound severe accident, between J5 for A41 and J6 for A45 Birmingham Airport.

    M42 West Midlands - Very slow traffic on M42 northbound between J5, A41 (Solihull) and J6, A45 (Birmingham Airport), because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe accident, between J6 for A38 and J5 for A452.

    M6 West Midlands - Queuing traffic on M6 southbound between J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway and J5, A452 (Castle Bromwich), because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened. Congestion to J7, A34 (Great Barr).

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

  7. Video content

    Video caption: Thousands compete in first Velo Birmingham cycle race

    Some 15,000 riders travelled through Worcestershire, Staffordshire and Birmingham.

  8. West Bromwich Albion v Watford

    Follow live text, images, social media and analysis from the Premier League as West Bromwich Albion face Watford.

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  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, at J9 for A461.

    M6 West Midlands - M6 lane closed on entry slip road northbound at J9, A461 (Wednesbury), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M40 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M40 Warwickshire - Two lanes blocked on M40 northbound between J15, A46 (Longbridge Island) and J16, A3400 (Henley In Arden), because of an accident.

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

  11. Phil Cartwright

    BBC Sport

    Conor Hourihane

    Phil Cartwright

    BBC Sport

    Conor Hourihane's 50th league goal of his career helps Aston Villa to victory over Nottingham Forest at Villa Park.

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