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TRAINS: Delays of up to an hour between Birmingham New Street & Bristol Temple Meads

Delays of up to an hour on CrossCountry trains between Birmingham New Street and Bristol Temple Meads.

This is due to safety checks being made on the line between Ashchurch for Tewkesbury and Cheltenham Spa.

The line has now opened but trains are experiencing knock on delays.

First Great Western trains are also delayed between Great Malvern in Worcestershire and Westbury.

MOTORWAY: M6 lanes closed northbound - West Midlands

One lane is closed and traffic is very slow due to an accident involving multiple vehicles and an oil spillage on the M6 Northbound between J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway / A5127 Gravelly Hill / A38 Tyburn Road / Slade Road Spaghetti Junction and J7 A34 (Great Barr).

Estimated travel time is 20 minutes.


ROADS: A4040 Harborne Park Road remains closed - Birmingham

One lane is closed due to an unsafe building on the A4040 Harborne Park Road in both directions between the B4124 High Street and Vivian Road.

It's also affecting the B4124 High Street in both directions between the A4040 Harborne Park Road and Station Road.

This is an ongoing incident since Wednesday night after winds damaged the disused Huntsman Pub.

The road re-opened on Friday evening with lane restrictions for scaffolding. All surrounding shops and businesses are open as normal.


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