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Severe disruption: M58 Greater Manchester eastbound

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M58 Greater Manchester eastbound severe disruption, at M6 J26.

M58 Greater Manchester - Lane closed and queues on M58 eastbound at M6 J26, Orrell Interchange, because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M6 Greater Manchester southbound

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M6 Greater Manchester southbound severe disruption, from J26 for M58 to J25 for .

M6 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and queues on M6 southbound from J26, M58 (Orrell Interchange) to J25, Bryn, because of a break down.

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

Severe disruption: M62 Cheshire eastbound

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M62 Cheshire eastbound severe disruption, at J11 for A574 Birchwood Way.

M62 Cheshire - M62 lane closed on exit slip road eastbound at J11, A574 (Birchwood), because of a lorry that's broken down. Traffic is coping well. In the roadworks area.

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

Unifinished business: £3m spent so far on emergency base

Bob Cooper

Political reporter, BBC Cumbria

More than £3m has been spent on an emergency services base in Cumbria, that still stands half-built when it should should have been finished two years ago, BBC Cumbria has established.

Half-finished building
BBC

Work on the base for the police, fire and ambulance services in Ulverston, called the Blue Light Hub, was held up by a contractual dispute.

Cumbria County Council has refused to release details of any pay-out to its former contractor.

The authority says it's now got a new builder in place and hopes soon to say more about when work will re-start.

Severe disruption: M62 Cheshire eastbound

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M62 Cheshire eastbound severe disruption, between J10 for M6 J21A and J11 for A574 Birchwood Way.

M62 Cheshire - One lane blocked and queues on M62 eastbound between J10, M6 J21a (Croft Interchange) and J11, A574 (Birchwood), because of a lorry that's broken down. Congestion to J9 (Winwick). In the roadworks area.

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

Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire northbound

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M6 Cheshire northbound severe disruption, at J20 for M56 J9.

M6 Cheshire - M6 exit slip road closed and it's very slow northbound at J20, M56 J9 (Lymm Interchange), because of emergency repairs.

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

Severe disruption: M6 Merseyside northbound

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M6 Merseyside northbound severe disruption, at J23 for A580 East Lancashire Road.

M6 Merseyside - M6 lane closed on exit slip road and it's slow northbound at J23, A580 (Haydock), because of a break down.

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

Gary McAllister attack: Man charged with assault

A 33-year-old man has been charged with attacking former Scotland captain and Rangers assistant manager Gary McAllister in Leeds last year.

GARY MCALLISTER
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McAllister (pictured) needed hospital treatment after he was allegedly punched in the face outside a bar on Call Lane at about 04:00 on 24 March.

Damien Swan, of Beeston, Leeds, is due to appear before magistrates on Wednesday charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

McAllister played for Leeds from 1990 to 1996, a period which saw them become champions of the former First Division in 1992.

He also played for Leicester City, Coventry and Liverpool and won 57 caps for Scotland.

Severe accident: M53 Cheshire southbound

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M53 Cheshire southbound severe accident, between J6 for and J7 for B5132 Netherpool Road.

M53 Cheshire - One lane blocked and queues on M53 southbound between J6, Hooton and J7, B5132 (Overpool), because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: A573 Greater Manchester both ways

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A573 Greater Manchester both ways severe accident, between Moss Lane and Taylors Lane.

A573 Greater Manchester - A573 Warrington Road in Platt Bridge closed and queues in both directions between the Moss Lane junction and the Taylors Lane junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M56 Cheshire eastbound

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M56 Cheshire eastbound severe disruption, at J14 for A5117 Chester Services.

M56 Cheshire - One lane blocked and queues on M56 eastbound at J14, A5117 (Chester Services), because of a break down. Congestion to J15 (M53 Interchange).

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

Severe disruption: M6 Cheshire northbound

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M6 Cheshire northbound severe disruption, from J21 for A57 Manchester Road to J21A for M62 J10.

M6 Cheshire - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J21, A57 (Woolston) to J21a, M62 J10 (Croft Interchange), because of a lorry having a tyre changed.

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

Severe accident: A58 Merseyside both ways

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A58 Merseyside both ways severe accident, between Chain Lane and Ashurst Drive.

A58 Merseyside - A58 Blackbrook Road in St Helens closed and it's heavy in both directions between the Chain Lane junction and the Ashurst Drive junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M6 Merseyside southbound

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M6 Merseyside southbound severe accident, from J23 for A580 East Lancashire Road to J22 for A49 Winwick Link Road.

M6 Merseyside - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J23, A580 (Haydock) to J22, A49 (Newton Le Willows), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M57 Merseyside northbound

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M57 Merseyside northbound severe disruption, at J1 for M62 J6.

M57 Merseyside - One lane closed on M57 northbound at J1, M62 J6 (Tarbock Island), because of flooding. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M62 Merseyside westbound

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M62 Merseyside westbound severe disruption, at J6 for M57 J1.

M62 Merseyside - M62 lane blocked on exit slip road westbound at J6, M57 J1 (Tarbock Island), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M57 Merseyside northbound

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M57 Merseyside northbound severe disruption, between J6 for A506 Valley Road and A59.

M57 Merseyside - One lane closed on M57 northbound between J6, A506 (Kirkby) and A59, because of vehicle tyre change. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M62 Greater Manchester westbound

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

M62 Greater Manchester - One lane closed on M62 westbound from J12, M60 (Eccles Interchange) to J11, A574 (Birchwood), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Fabian Delph

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Severe accident: M62 Cheshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

M62 Cheshire eastbound severe accident, from J11 for A574 Birchwood Way to J12 for M60 J12.

M62 Cheshire - One lane closed and queues on M62 eastbound from J11, A574 (Birchwood) to J12, M60 (Eccles Interchange), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M6 Greater Manchester southbound

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M6 Greater Manchester southbound severe disruption, at J26 for M58.

M6 Greater Manchester - M6 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J26, M58 (Orrell Interchange), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe accident: M56 Cheshire eastbound

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M56 Cheshire eastbound severe accident, after J14 for A5117 Chester Services.

M56 Cheshire - One lane closed and queues on M56 eastbound after J14, A5117 (Chester Services), because of an accident.

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