Bishops Lydeard

England, United Kingdom

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M5 Somerset southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Somerset southbound severe accident, from J26 for A38 to J27 for A361.

    M5 Somerset - One lane closed on M5 southbound from J26, A38 (Wellington) to J27, A361 (Tiverton), because of an accident involving a car. Traffic is coping well.

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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Somerset southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Somerset southbound severe disruption, from J25 for A358 to J26 for A38.

    M5 Somerset - One lane closed on M5 southbound from J25, A358 (Taunton) to J26, A38 (Wellington), because of mattress on the road. Traffic is coping well.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M5 Somerset northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Somerset northbound severe accident, from J25 for A358 to J24 for A38 Taunton Road.

    M5 Somerset - One lane closed on M5 northbound from J25, A358 (Taunton) to J24, A38 (Bridgwater South), because of an accident.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M5 Somerset northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Somerset northbound severe accident, between J25 for A358 and J24 for A38 Taunton Road.

    M5 Somerset - One lane closed on M5 northbound between J25, A358 (Taunton) and J24, A38 (Bridgwater South), because of an accident involving a vehicle that has left the carriageway. Traffic is coping well.

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

  5. Watch: Yorkshire 'not God's own county' - MP claims

    Leader of the House of Commons Jacob Rees-Mogg says Somerset, rather than Yorkshire, is God's own county.

    The MP for North East Somerset was responding to Wakefield's MP Imran Ahmad Khan in parliament yesterday

    Mr Khan described Wakefield as the "heart of God's own county" when calling for new court facilities in his constituency.

    He said the "sad demise" of Wakefield's magistrates' court meant they were "unable to hand down punishments upon wrongdoers".

    Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle, who represents Chorley, made the case for Lancashire:

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    Video caption: Jacob Rees-Mogg says Somerset, not Yorkshire, is "God's own county".