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Summary

  1. Latest updates on Friday 20 July

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Phil McNulty

    Chief football writer at Etihad Stadium

    Manchester City

    Phil McNulty

    Chief football writer at Etihad Stadium

    Jose Mourinho says Manchester City's preparations for their derby victory were helped by playing in two "friendly" matches during the past week.

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  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Lancashire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Lancashire northbound severe accident, from J31A for B6242 Fulwood Row to J32 for M55 J32.

    M6 Lancashire - M6 closed northbound from J31a, B6242 (Longridge) to J32, M55 (Broughton Interchange), because of an accident.

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

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    Severe accident: M66 Greater Manchester southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M66 Greater Manchester southbound severe accident, at J2 for A58 Rochdale Road.

    M66 Greater Manchester - M66 entry slip road closed and queuing traffic southbound at J2, A58 (Bury), because of an accident.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, from J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich to J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - Queuing traffic on M6 southbound from J18, A54 (Middlewich) to J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of an obstruction on the road. In the roadworks area.

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

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    Severe disruption: A56 Lancashire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A56 Lancashire northbound severe disruption, between Todd Hall Road and Rising Bridge Roundabout.

    A56 Lancashire - A56 Blackburn Road in Haslingden blocked and slow traffic northbound between the Todd Hall Road junction and the Rising Bridge Roundabout junction, because of a vehicle fire.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 Greater Manchester westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 Greater Manchester westbound severe disruption, from J12 for M60 J12 to J11 for A574 Birchwood Way.

    M62 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and slow traffic on M62 westbound from J12, M60 (Eccles Interchange) to J11, A574 (Birchwood), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, from J24 for A629 to J22 for A672.

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on M62 westbound from J24, A629 (Ainley Top) to J22, A672 (Rishworth Moor), because of Vehicle tyre change. Traffic is coping well.

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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cumbria southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cumbria southbound severe disruption, from J36 for A590 to J35 for A601.

    M6 Cumbria - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J36, A590 (Kirkby Lonsdale) to J35 A601(M) Carnforth, 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

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    Severe accident: Greater Manchester westbound

    BBC News Travel

    Greater Manchester westbound severe accident, at A5063.

    Greater Manchester - One lane closed and heavy traffic on Regent Road westbound in Salford at the A5063 junction, because of an accident.

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

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    Severe disruption: M61 Greater Manchester both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M61 Greater Manchester both ways severe disruption, from J3 for A666 Bolton Road to J4 for A6 Watergate Lane.

    M61 Greater Manchester - Stationary traffic on M61 from J3, A666 (Kearsley Spur) to J4, A6 (Farnworth), because of all traffic being temporarily held and a police incident.

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