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Summary

  1. Live updates from Monday 2 July to Sunday 8 July
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  1. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    Rich Davis

    BBC Weather presenter

    It should be another dry day with sunny spells, but also some cloud developing with highs of 27C (81F).

    Video content

    Video caption: Latest weather for the West Midlands
  2. Hour-long delays on M6 southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A multi-vehicle crash has closed two lanes of the M6 southbound between J5 and J6, in the West Midlands.

    There are delays of about an hour on the approach from Walsall, said the Highways Agency.

    Drivers are being advised to find an alternative route.

  3. 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 - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M6 southbound between J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway and J5, A452 (Castle Bromwich), because of a multi-vehicle accident and recovery work.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, at J2 for M69.

    M6 Warwickshire - M6 lane closed on entry slip road northbound at J2, M69 (Coventry), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Toll Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Toll Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J6T for A5195 Brownhills and J7T for A5 Walsall Road.

    M6 Toll Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 Toll northbound between J6t, A5195 (Brownhills) and J7t, A5 (Churchbridge), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, at J4 for M42.

    M6 Warwickshire - M6 lane closed on exit slip road to A446 and slow traffic northbound at J4, M42 (Coleshill), because of a vehicle fire.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J14 for A34 and J15 for A500.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound between J14, A34 (Stafford North) and J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M42 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, at J10 for A5.

    M42 Warwickshire - M42 entry slip road partially blocked southbound at J10, A5 (Tamworth), because of an accident.

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

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, between J5 for A38 Droitwich and J4A for M42.

    M5 Worcestershire - Two lanes closed on M5 northbound between J5, A38 (Droitwich) and J4a M42, because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, between J11 for A460 and J10 for A454.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound between J11, A460 (Cannock) and J10, A454 (Wolverhampton), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, between J5 for A38 Droitwich and J4A for M42.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M5 northbound between J5, A38 (Droitwich) and J4a M42, because of a medical emergency.

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

  12. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, at J14 for A34.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane blocked and slow traffic on M6 northbound at J14, A34 (Stafford North), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A463 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A463 West Midlands southbound severe accident, at A4123 Birmingham New Road.

    A463 West Midlands - A463 in Bilston blocked and queuing traffic southbound at the A4123 Birmingham New Road junction, because of an accident.

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

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, between J15 for A500 and J14 for A34.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 southbound between J15, A500 (Stoke-On-Trent) and J14, A34 (Stafford North), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  15. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M42 Leicestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, between J11 for A42 and J10 for A5.

    M42 Leicestershire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M42 southbound between J11, A42 (Burton Upon Trent) and J10, A5 (Tamworth), because of debris on the road.

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