Traffic is queueing on the M1 southbound after an accident involving a lorry and a car at junction 15 (Towcester / Northampton Services).
A temporary speed limit of 40mph is in place. There are delays to Watford Gap Services.
The man responsible for a badly fitted fireplace which crushed to death a four-year-old boy from Northamptonshire has been sentenced in court.
Matthew Green was killed back in 2005 when the 50 kilo structure fell off the wall at his home in Towcester. Today, the company boss was fined £7,500, plus costs - a punishment Matthew's family said was nowhere near tough enough. Watch Matthew Hudson's report:
Slow traffic on M1 Southbound between J15A A43 / A5123 (Towcester / Northampton Services) and J15 A45 / A508 (Northampton).
Queueing traffic on A43 Southbound at A5.
This afternoon's meeting at Towcester Racecourse will go ahead as scheduled following a third inspection.
One lane is blocked on the M1 northbound exit slip road at junction 15 (Towcester) after an accident.
An eight year old schoolgirl has asked an 80's popstar to help her raise money for her little brother. Lily Wares from Towcester wants to raise funds for her brother Lewis who has cerebal palsy so he can travel to the States to have specialist treatment.
Thankfully her grandad use to perform with 80's popstar Paul Young- so when the call came to help... he couldn't refuse. Ellie Price reports
This weekend's race meeting at Huntingdon has been called off because the course is underwater. Racing's also been cancelled at Towcester in Northamptonshire.
London Road in Towcester is closed in both directions after an accident between Vernon Road and the turn for Shutlanger. An air ambulance is reported to be at the scene.
M1 southbound blocked, stationary traffic due to multi-vehicle accident between J16 A45 (Daventry) and J15A A43 (Towcester), congestion on M1 to Watford Gap Services.