One lane closed and slow traffic due to broken down van and recovery work on M6 Northbound before J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway Spaghetti Junction, congestion on M6 to J5 A452 (Castle Bromwich).
There are no London Midland services running between Birmingham New Street and Liverpool lime street for the rest of the day.
It's because of problems with the overhead lines between Wolverhampton and Stafford.
Cross Country services between Birmingham and Stafford are also affected. Replacement bus services are in place.
House prices in Birmingham are beginning to catch up with some of the fastest growing cities like London, Oxford and Cambridge.
House prices in the UK's second city accelerated over the last six months - rising by 5.4 per cent over the last year.
New figures from property analyst Hometrack show the gap between the UK cities with the fastest and slowest house price growth is at its smallest for 16 years.
Car production in the UK reached a seven-year high last year, with almost a third made by Midlands-based Jaguar Land Rover.
Nearly 450,000 cars were built at its factories in Castle Bromwich, Solihull and Halewood in Liverpool.
Meanwhile Toyota's factory in Burnaston nearby Derby produced 172,215 cars 2014.
More than 1.5 million cars were were made across the country in last year, the equivalent of one every 20 seconds.
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Aston Villa have been fined £60,000 and warned about their future conduct after failing to control their players at Leicester City.
The club admitted the players did not conduct themselves in an orderly fashion and/or refrained from proactive behaviour.
The fine comes after Villa and Leicester players scuffled following Matty James' tackle on Jores Okore.
It was during the Foxes' 1-0 Barclays Premier League win earlier this month.
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M6 in both directions closed delays, very slow traffic due to police incident at J10 A454 / B4464 (Wolverhampton / Walsall).
Four people have escaped serious injury following a three car collision on the M42 in Solihull yesterday evening.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the southbound carriageway of the M42 between junction 6 and 5 shortly before 6.00pm (Wednesday).
A community paramedic and an ambulance were sent to the scene.
“The three car collision caused substantial damage to all three cars and debris was strewn across the carriageway.
“Four occupants from the three cars were assessed by the community paramedic and ambulance crew. Fortunately, three patients escaped with minor injuries and did not require hospital treatment.
The fourth patient, a man, suffered neck and shoulder pain in the collision."