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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire southbound severe disruption, at J4 for A38 Halesowen Road Bromsgrove.

    M5 Worcestershire - M5 lane closed on exit slip road and queues southbound at J4, A38 (Bromsgrove), because of a break down.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire southbound severe disruption, at J4 for A38 Halesowen Road Bromsgrove.

    M5 Worcestershire - M5 lane closed on exit slip road and queues southbound at J4, A38 (Bromsgrove), because of a break down.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M50 Gloucestershire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M50 Gloucestershire eastbound severe accident, from J2 for A417 to J1 for A38.

    M50 Gloucestershire - One lane closed on M50 eastbound from J2, A417 (Ledbury) to J1, A38 (Tewkesbury), because of an accident.

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

  4. Video: What's the weather got in store?

    Alex Hamilton

    BBC Weather

    After a wet evening it should be a drier night with some clear spells and lows of 12C (54F).

    Video content

    Video caption: Latest weather for the West Midlands
  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 southbound between J4a M42 and J5, A38 (Droitwich), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

  6. Archbishop's tribute to outgoing bishop during visit

    BBC Hereford and Worcester

    The Archbishop of Canterbury's paid tribute to the outgoing Bishop of Hereford at the start of a three-day visit to the Diocese of Herefordshire.

    Justin Welby

    The Most Reverend Justin Welby (pictured above) will be in Herefordshire and Shropshire during the tour.

    He's going to be learning about the work done by the Bishop of Hereford, the Right Reverend Richard Frith, who retires later this year.

    Quote Message: Obviously Bishop Richard's coming to the end of his time as Bishop of Hereford. He's done a great job, I wanted to come here and enjoy being with him." from Justin Welby Archbishop of Canterbury
    Justin WelbyArchbishop of Canterbury
  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, between J8 for M50 and J7 for A44 Worcester.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 northbound between J8 M50 and J7, A44 (Worcester), because of emergency repairs. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe disruption: A44 Worcestershire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    A44 Worcestershire westbound severe disruption, between A449 Bromwich Road and B4485 St Johns.

    A44 Worcestershire - A44 Bromyard Road closed and queues westbound between the A449 Bromwich Road junction and the B4485 St Johns junction, because of emergency repairs.

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

  9. Your photos: Damp and grey start to week

    BBC Weather Watchers

    It's been a bit of a damp, grey start to the week in the West Midlands although, from the look of the photos from our local BBC Weather Watchers, there have been hints of brightness around.

    These three are from users Margrose in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, Mr Twister in Leek, Staffordshire and Di's Walk in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham:

    Bromsgrove
    Leek
    Sutton Coldfield
  10. Man found dead in motorbike crash

    A man's died in a motorcycle crash in Worcester.

    The A449 in Worcester

    Police were called on Saturday morning to the A449 between the Six Ways roundabout and the Blackpole exit.

    They found the body of the man, who was in his 20s, on the grass verge along with a damaged motorcycle nearby.

    Officers have called for any witnesses to come forward.

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    Severe roadworks: A38 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A38 Worcestershire southbound severe roadworks, from Pierpoint Street to B4205 Sansome Street.

    A38 Worcestershire - A38 Foregate Street in Worcester closed southbound from the Pierpoint Street junction to the B4205 Sansome Street junction, because of resurfacing work.

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

  12. Cyclist injured in van crash

    A man was taken to hospital after a van hit a bike in Hereford.

    Emergency services were called to the junction of Chestnut Drive and Holme Lacy Road at about 20:20 on Saturday.

    The man was taken to hospital with injuries not thought to be life threatening, said West Mercia Police.

  13. Flood risk warning as heavy rain returns

    Parts of the West Midlands could face flooding as heavy rain moves across the region.

    The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for between 12:00 and midnight.

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    The Met Office said the wet weather will move northwards across much of England on Monday, with the heaviest rain forecast for the afternoon and evening.

    Flood alerts have been issued in Warwickshire, Herefordshire and Shropshire.

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    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, from J5 for A38 Droitwich to J4A for M42.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 northbound from J5, A38 (Droitwich) to J4a M42, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, from J4 for A38 Halesowen Road Bromsgrove to J3 for A456 Quinton Expressway Halesowen.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed and it's slow on M5 northbound from J4, A38 (Bromsgrove) to J3, A456 (Halesowen), because of a break down.

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