There is disruption on London Midland train services on the following lines due to trespassers on the line between Northampton and Wolverton.
- Between London Euston and Birmingham New Street
- Between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street
- Between London Euston and Hereford
- Between London Euston and Wolverhampton
Trains across the whole London Midland network are affected. Services may be delayed by up to 45 minutes or cancelled at short notice. Disruption is expected to continue until around 19:00.
One lane blocked and slow traffic due to broken down vehicle on M6 Southbound between J5 A452 (Castle Bromwich) and J4A M42.
Passengers in Birmingham hoping to travel on the Manchester to London Euston route may experience delays and cancellations today following a security alert early this morning.
Virgin Trains running from Manchester to London Euston are being affected, with some services cancelled and others heavily delayed.
There are also issues on trains running from Liverpool Lime Street to Euston, with trains calling additionally at Crewe, Rugby and Milton Keynes Central.
You can find more information from Virgin Trains here.
#VTINFO We apologise to customers on the Manchester - Euston route, a security alert means we can't bring all trains off the depot ^AN
Two lanes are closed and there is queueing traffic due to an accident on the M6 Northbound between J15 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent) and J16 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent / Crewe).
The M6 Southbound is closed due to accident investigation work following an earlier overturned vehicle between Junction 2 M69 / A46 (Coventry) and Junction 1 A426 (Rugby / Lutterworth).
A diversion is in place. Exit at Junction 2 and follow triangle symbol via M69 Northbound. Use the M69 to Junction 1, then join the A5 eastbound and continue to the junction with the A426 then take the A426 southbound to re-join the M6 at J1.
There are serious delays on the M6 between Spaghetti Junction and Junction 7 for Walsall after a lorry collided with a flatbed truck and crashed through the central reservation.
These live traffic cameras show a deserted M6. All lanes were closed in both directions shortly after 10:40am.
The central reservation has been badly damaged and the motorway could be closed until 5pm tonight.
Diversions are in place and motorists are being advised to follow the diversions.
It's causing also chaos on routes around the busiest stretch of motorway in the Midlands.
One lane closed and heavy traffic due to broken down lorry on M6 Southbound between J16 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent / Crewe) and J15 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent).
One lane is closed due to a broken down vehicle on the M6 Northbound between Junction 3 A444 / B4113 (Nuneaton / Bedworth / Coventry) and Junction 3A M6 Toll.
Two lanes are closed and there's queueing traffic due to smoke blowing across the road and car fire on the M1 Northbound between Newport Pagnell Services and Junction 15 A45 / A508 (Northampton).
A car caught fire on the hard shoulder just north of the Newport Pagnell services.
Two lanes are closed and there's queueing traffic due to an accident on the M6 Northbound between Junction 15 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent) and Junction 16 A500 (Stoke-On-Trent / Crewe).