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Summary

  1. Hundreds waited for 12 hours on trolleys in A&E, latest figures show
  2. Off-licence robbed by man armed with knife
  3. Fly-tipping forces road closure in Staffordshire
  4. Parents 'happy' at school reopening after formaldehyde find
  5. Updates from Friday 6 January

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By Allen Cook

All times stated are UK

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    Severe disruption: A50 Staffordshire eastbound

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    A50 Staffordshire eastbound severe disruption, at A522 Uttoxeter affecting A521 Blythe Bridge Roundabout.

    A50 Staffordshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on A50 eastbound in Stramshall at Uttoxeter, because of a broken down vehicle. Congestion to Blythe Bridge Roundabout.

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    Severe accident: M6 West Midlands southbound

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    M6 West Midlands southbound severe accident, between J9 for A461 and J8 for M5 affecting J11A for M6 Toll.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed, severe delays and queuing traffic on M6 southbound between J9, A461 (Wednesbury) and J8 M5, because of an accident and recovery work. Congestion to J11a M6 Toll.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire northbound

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    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe disruption, between J13 for A449 and J14 for A34.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound between J13, A449 (Stafford South) and J14, A34 (Stafford North), because of a broken down vehicle.

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    Severe accident: A500 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC Travel

    A500 Staffordshire northbound severe accident, between A527 Porthill Road and Reginald Mitchell Way Kidsgrove.

    A500 Staffordshire - A500 D Road in Stoke-On-Trent closed northbound between Porthill Bank and Kidsgrove, because of an accident.

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  5. Video content

    Video caption: FA Cup: Stoke 0-2 Wolverhampton Wanderers highlights

    Championship side Wolves stun Premier League Stoke with a 2-0 win at the Bet365 Stadium, thanks to goals from Helder Costa and Matt Doherty.

  6. Video content

    Video caption: FA Cup: Watford 2-0 Burton Albion highlights

    Goals from Christian Kabasele and Jerome Sinclair gave Watford a 2-0 win over Burton at Vicarage Road, sealing the Hornets' place in the FA Cup fourth round.

  7. Video content

    Video caption: FA Cup: Huddersfield Town 4-0 Port Vale

    Jack Payne scores twice as Huddersfield Town beat Port Vale 4-0 in the FA Cup third round.

  8. Matt Doherty

    Helder Costa and Matt Doherty give Championship side Wolves victory over Premier League side Stoke in the FA Cup third round.

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  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, between J11 for A460 and J10 for A454.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound between J11, A460 (Cannock) and J10, A454 (Wolverhampton), because of a broken down vehicle.

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    Severe disruption: A50 Staffordshire westbound

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    A50 Staffordshire westbound severe disruption, at A500 D Road.

    A50 Staffordshire - Very slow traffic on A50 westbound in Trentham Lakes, Stoke On Trent at Sideway Roundabout, because of a broken down coach.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, between J18 for A54 Middlewich and J17 for A534 Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M6 southbound between J18, A54 (Middlewich) and J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of a collapsed manhole. In the roadworks area.

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    Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire southbound

    BBC Travel

    M6 Cheshire southbound severe disruption, between J18 for A54 Middlewich and J17 for A534 Sandbach.

    M6 Cheshire - One lane blocked on M6 southbound between J18, A54 (Middlewich) and J17, A534 (Sandbach), because of a broken down vehicle. In the roadworks area.

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