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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe accident, between J31 for A1306 and J1A for A206 affecting J29 for A127.

    M25 Essex - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M25 QE2 Bridge clockwise between J31, A1306 (West Thurrock) and J1a, A206 (Swanscombe), because of an accident involving lorry and car. Congestion to J29, A127 (Romford).

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

  2. Warning to residents after early hours fire

    Fire in Paddock Wood

    People living close to an industrial unit in Eldon Way, Paddock Wood are being told to keep their windows and doors closed after a large fire broke out in the early hours.

    Six fire engines were sent to the site at 02:45 BST.

    There are no casualties but smoke in the area has affected rail services.

    Southeastern closed the line next to the blaze but it has now reopened with the possibility of delays to services on the Ashford-bound line.

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    Severe accident: M25 Surrey clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey clockwise severe accident, at J8 for A217.

    M25 Surrey - One lane blocked and slow traffic on M25 clockwise at J8, A217 (Reigate), because of an accident involving three cars.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A2 Kent westbound

    BBC News Travel

    A2 Kent westbound severe disruption, between A2260 Southfleet Road and B255 affecting J2 A228 Strood.

    A2 Kent - Severe delays, two lanes closed and queuing traffic on A2 Watling Street westbound between Northfleet and the B255 (Bean Interchange For Bluewater) junction, because of a broken down lorry. Travel time is around 1 hour and 5 minutes. Congestion on M2 to J2, A228 (Strood) and on A289 to the A226 Gravesend Road junction.

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

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    Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, at Clacket Lane Services.

    M25 Surrey - M25 exit slip road partially blocked anticlockwise at Clacket Lane Services, because of an accident earlier on and recovery work.

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

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    Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, between J6 for A22 and J5 for M26.

    M25 Surrey - Two lanes closed on M25 anticlockwise between J6, A22 (Godstone) and J5 M26, because of an accident.

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

  7. Video content

    Video caption: Girls tennis campaign comes to South East

    Judy Murray brought her "She Rallies" campaign to Eastbourne.

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M3 Surrey northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey northbound severe accident, between J3 for A322 Lightwater and J2 for M25.

    M3 Surrey - Two lanes blocked and queuing traffic on M3 London-bound between J3, A322 (Lightwater) and J2 M25, because of an accident.

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

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    Severe disruption: M3 Surrey northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey northbound severe disruption, between J4 for A331 and J3 for A322 Lightwater.

    M3 Surrey - Heavy traffic and one lane closed on M3 London-bound between J4, A331 (Camberley) and J3, A322 (Lightwater), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Kent clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Kent clockwise severe disruption, between J5 for M26 and J6 for A22.

    M25 Kent - One lane closed on M25 clockwise between J5 M26 and J6, A22 (Godstone), 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 accident: A29 West Sussex both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A29 West Sussex both ways severe accident, between A284 London Road and West Burton Lane.

    A29 West Sussex - A29 in Houghton blocked and very slow traffic in both directions between Whiteways Lodge Roundabout and the West Burton Lane junction, because of an accident.

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

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    Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, between J1 for A316 and J2 for M25.

    M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 southbound between J1, A316 (Sunbury) and J2 M25, because of debris on the road. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, at J12 for M3.

    M25 Surrey - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M25 anticlockwise at J12 M3, because of an accident.

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

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Kent clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Kent clockwise severe disruption, between J5 for M26 and J6 for A22.

    M25 Kent - Queuing traffic on M25 clockwise between J5 M26 and J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a broken down vehicle and a rolling road-block.

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

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    Severe disruption: A286 West Sussex both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A286 West Sussex both ways severe disruption, between Canal Wharf and Basin Road.

    A286 West Sussex - A286 Stockbridge Road in Chichester closed in both directions between the Canal Wharf junction and the Basin Road junction, because of a level crossing failure.

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