Two lanes closed and queueing traffic due to broken down vehicle on M42 Southbound at J8 M6.
Highways England says it is trying re-open the M5 in Gloucestershire after a lorry carrying cattle collided with the central reservation.Read the full story ›
There are reports of outages of Gmail across the UK, with the popular email service reportedly down according to hundreds of furious social media users.
Gmail is currently experiencing a service-wide outage. Please stay tuned for updates or follow here: https://t.co/2SGW3X1cQn.
Billions of daddy longlegs are set to hatch out this autumn in a "boom of food" for wildlife - including a giant variety spreading north.Read the full story ›
Red wine on the brink? Freeze it! Food & drink you can freeze that you never knew you could.Read the full story ›
Four teenagers arrested in connection with a suspected arson attack on a village pub in Gloucestershire have been released on bail.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for the owner of the dog to come forward after it bit the girl on the finger.Read the full story ›
An MP has called for an urgent inquiry after a Banksy mural was torn down - as sources close to the owner claim it has been destroyed.Read the full story ›
The popular artist's repeatedly vandalised work was in Cheltenham, just a few miles away from GCHQ.Read the full story ›
Athletes from the Midlands have helped Great Britain's hockey team to their first ever Olympic Gold medal after beating the Netherlands in Rio.
Keith Wilkinson has been speaking to players in Birmingham and Beeston where some of the team trained. They say the impact on the sport will be huge: