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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M65 Lancashire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M65 Lancashire westbound severe accident, from J4 for A666 Darwen to J3 for A675 Bolton Road Blackburn West.

    M65 Lancashire - M65 partially blocked and slow traffic westbound from J4, A666 (Darwen) to J3, A675 (Blackburn West), because of an accident.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M66 Greater Manchester southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M66 Greater Manchester southbound severe disruption, from J3 for Pilsworth Road to J4 for M62.

    M66 Greater Manchester - Lane closed on M66 southbound from J3, Pilsworth (Hollins) to J4, M62 (Simister Island), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M56 Cheshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M56 Cheshire westbound severe accident, from J11 for A56 to J12 for A557.

    M56 Cheshire - One lane blocked on M56 westbound from J11, A56 (Preston Brook) to J12, A557 (Runcorn), because of an accident involving a car and a lorry. Traffic is coping well.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Lancashire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Lancashire northbound severe accident, between J32 for M55 J32 and J33 for Lancaster South.

    M6 Lancashire - All traffic being temporarily held and an accident involving one vehicle on M6 northbound between J32, M55 (Broughton Interchange) and J33, Lancaster South.

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

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire northbound severe disruption, between J17 for A534 Old Mill Road Sandbach and J18 for A54 Middlewich Road Middlewich.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound between J17, A534 (Sandbach) and J18, A54 (Middlewich), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M62 westbound from J24, A629 (Ainley Top) to J22, A672 (Rishworth Moor), because of an accident.

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

  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M60 Greater Manchester clockwise severe accident, from J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich to J16 for A666 Manchester Road.

    M60 Greater Manchester - Two lanes closed and slow traffic on M60 clockwise from J17, A56 (Prestwich) to J16, A666 (Pendlebury), because of an accident.

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

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, at J21A for M62 J10.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound at J21a, M62 J10 (Croft Interchange), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A586 Lancashire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A586 Lancashire both ways severe disruption, between Elizabeth Street and Coleridge Road.

    A586 Lancashire - A586 by Mecca Bingo in North Shore closed in both directions between the Elizabeth Street junction and the Coleridge Road junction, because of a car fire. Diversion in operation - use George Street.

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

  10. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe congestion, between J15 for M61 and J12 for M62 J12.

    M60 Greater Manchester - Very slow traffic on M60 anticlockwise between J15, M61 (Swinton Interchange) and J12, M62 (Eccles Interchange). Congestion to J15 (M61 Swinton interchange). All lanes have been re-opened.

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

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    Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe disruption, at J1 for A5145.

    M60 Greater Manchester - M60 lane closed on entry slip road anticlockwise at J1, A5145 (Stockport Pyramid), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  12. Video content

    Video caption: Meet the pet magpie from Lancashire tweeting a festive greeting

    Pet magpie Mike is squawking in a winter wonderland after learning a new talent in time for Christmas.

  13. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Cumbria southbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M6 Cumbria - Two lanes closed on M6 southbound from J36, A590 (Kirkby Lonsdale) to J35 A601(M) Carnforth, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

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    Severe accident: A565 Merseyside both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A565 Merseyside both ways severe accident, from Weld Road to Gloucester Road.

    A565 Merseyside - A565 Lulworth Road in Birkdale closed in both directions from the Weld Road junction to the Gloucester Road junction, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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