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Some flights had to be diverted to Birmingham Airport today after the power failure disrupted operations at East Midlands Airport.
All operations have now resumed.
Just to confirm that all operations have resumed & flights are operating. Thanks to all our passengers for their patience and understanding
Operations at East Midlands Airport have resumed.
There have been delays to passengers' flights today after a power failure at the airport meant operations were suspended.
Flights have now resumed.
M6 in both directions is blocked stationary traffic, long delays due to overturned lorry between J3 A444 / B4113 (Nuneaton / Bedworth / Coventry) and J2 M69 / A46 (Coventry), congestion on M6 to J3a M6 Toll South. Travel time is (Southbound) around 70 minutes.
A lorry travelling North has overturned following an accident involving several vehicles and crossed the central barriers, causing significant damage to the central reservation as a result. Delays of over an hour have been reported for Northbound traffic
Rail passengers travelling between Nottingham, Newark and Lincoln will benefit from extra services and quicker journeys on the Castle Line.
East Midlands Trains have announced an extra 25 trains will run between Newark Castle and Nottingham every weekday from 18th May.
Two lanes closed and queueing traffic due to accident, car and a lorry involved on A38(M) Aston Expressway outbound between B4132 Waterlinks Boulevard / Victoria Road (Park Circus) and M6 J6 (Spaghetti Junction), congestion to A38 Aston Road / A4540 Newtown Middleway (Dartmouth Circus).
Central Motorway Police tweeted that they'd stopped a van on the M42 today near Solihull, painted up as the 80's TV show’s the A Team vehicle.
The distinctive black van with a red stripe was seized after the driver was found to have insurance.
Remember even the 'A Team' need car insurance, seized and a long walk for this driver #Iloveitwhenaplancomestogether
A51 Northbound closed due to accident, one vehicle involved near Brook End.
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