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Severe accident: A665 Greater Manchester both ways

BBC News Travel

A665 Greater Manchester both ways severe accident, at Nursery Road.

A665 Greater Manchester - A665 Bury Old Road in Prestwich closed and it's slow at the Nursery Road junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

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M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe accident, at J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and it's very slow on M60 anticlockwise at J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe disruption, at J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich.

M60 Greater Manchester - M60 lane closed on exit slip road and it's slow anticlockwise at J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of emergency repairs.

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

Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe accident, at J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich.

M60 Greater Manchester - Temporary closure and stationary on M60 anticlockwise at J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of an accident.

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

Manchester sex abuse: 'The children had nobody to protect them'
Former detective Maggie Oliver says the children identified 'were the tip of the iceberg'.

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: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe disruption, at J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich.

M60 Greater Manchester - M60 exit slip road closed and it's slow anticlockwise at J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of flooding.

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

Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise severe accident, between J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich and J16 for A666 Manchester Road.

M60 Greater Manchester - Two lanes blocked and queues on M60 anticlockwise between J17, A56 (Prestwich) and J16, A666 (Pendlebury), because of an accident involving car and lorry.

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

Severe accident: M60 Greater Manchester clockwise

BBC News Travel

M60 Greater Manchester clockwise severe accident, at J17 for A56 Bury New Road Prestwich.

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane closed and it's heavy on M60 clockwise at J17, A56 (Prestwich), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M60 Greater Manchester anti-clockwise

BBC News Travel

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

M60 Greater Manchester - One lane blocked and queues on M60 anticlockwise from J17, A56 (Prestwich) to J16, A666 (Pendlebury), because of a break down.

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

Reynhard Sinaga: How will Manchester rapist case change the city?
How the city's reacting after the jailing of the worst rapist in British legal history, Reynhard Sinaga.
How to keep your favourite pet on a healthy weight regime.
Vets urge well-meaning owners to limit the treats and keep their pets at a healthy weight.