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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire southbound severe disruption, from J5 for A38 Droitwich to J6 for A4538 Pershore Lane.

    M5 Worcestershire - M5 partially blocked and it's slow southbound from J5, A38 (Droitwich) to J6, A4538 (Worcester), because of a break down.

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

  2. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    After a wet start it should be a dry and clear afternoon with highs of 11C (52F).

    Video content

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

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M5 Worcestershire - Lane closed on M5 southbound from J4a M42 to J5, A38 (Droitwich), because of a lorry having a tyre changed. Traffic is coping well.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: A491 Worcestershire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A491 Worcestershire both ways severe congestion, between Madeley Road and M5 J4 Bromsgrove.

    A491 Worcestershire - It's very slow on A491 Sandy Lane in both directions in Wildmoor between the Madeley Road junction and Bromsgrove. In the roadworks area.

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

  5. Envelope update

    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 - Lane closed on M5 northbound from J4, A38 (Bromsgrove) to J3, A456 (Halesowen), because of a police investigation. Traffic is coping well.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, from J3 for A456 Quinton Expressway Halesowen to J4 for A38 Halesowen Road Bromsgrove.

    M5 West Midlands - Lane closed on M5 southbound from J3, A456 (Halesowen) to J4, A38 (Bromsgrove), because of a police investigation.

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

  7. Video content

    Video caption: Lorry smashes through level crossing barrier in Hartlebury

    CCTV footage shows the vehicle being driven at speed, just moments before a train was due.

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M42 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Worcestershire southbound severe accident, at J1 for A38 Birmingham Road.

    M42 Worcestershire - Temporary closure and stationary on M42 southbound at J1, A38 (Bromsgrove), because of an accident.

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

  9. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe accident, from J6 for A4538 Pershore Lane to J5 for A38 Droitwich.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed and it's slow on M5 northbound from J6, A4538 (Worcester) to J5, A38 (Droitwich), because of an accident.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M50 Herefordshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M50 Herefordshire eastbound severe accident, at J3 for B4221.

    M50 Herefordshire - M50 entry slip road blocked and a temporary closure eastbound at J3, B4221 (Newent), because of an accident.

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

  11. Video content

    Video caption: Phoenix Boys: The group helping each other to love dancing

    Phoenix Boys is a boys-only dance programme where boys and young men from across the UK come to do what they love.

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

    Sara Blizzard

    BBC Weather

    It will be a blustery night with some rain and lows of 6C (43F).

    Video content

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

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 southbound from J4a M42 to 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

  14. Extinction Rebellion plan to be at lights switch-on

    Members of Extinction Rebellion are planning to be at Malvern's Christmas lights switch-on tomorrow, "to remind people about the environmental impact of Christmas".

    The group says it will also be singing carols and handing out mince pies and has no intention of disrupting the event.

    Extinction Rebellion banner

    Spokesperson Suzanne Strange said, "it's a very fine line we walk. We don't want to suggest that one can't celebrate Christmas".

    But she said "I think that it's time that we started to consider our environmental impact."