One lane closed on the M6 Northbound between Junction 14 (Stafford) and and Junction 15 (Stoke-on-Trent) due to a broken down vehicle. Traffic is said to be coping well.
One lane has been closed due to emergency repairs on the M6 Northbound between J16 A500 (Crewe / Stoke-On-Trent) and J17 A534 (Sandbach / Crewe).
There is slow traffic and travel time is 25 minutes.
Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent have been shortlisted for 2021 City of Culture.Read the full story ›
Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent have been shortlisted for the UK City of Culture 2021.
11 towns and cities registered their bids and now Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent have been shortlisted along with Paisley, Sunderland and Swansea.
Hereford has missed out on a place in the final five.
Hull is the current City of Culture and it's estimated it has boosted the local economy by around £60 million.
Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent will now submit their final bids by the end of September before the winner of the 2021 bid is announced in December.
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M6 southbound between J16 and J15 is now fully reopened to traffic following a serious road traffic collision earlier this morning
The M6 Southbound is closed after an accident involving a car and a pedestrian.
It happened between junction 16 and junction 15 for Stoke-on-Trent.
There is currently queueing traffic but diversions are in place.