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Travel : Long delays on M25 due to earlier accident

There are lengthy delays on the M25 clockwise in Surrey between junction 10 for the A3 (Wisley Interchange) and junction 11 for the A317 (Chertsey) due to an earlier accident. It's causing congestion to junction 9 for Leatherhead.

The accident happened at 10:50 this morning and traffic was stopped for a short time to removed vehilces from the outside lane to the hard shoulder.


Rail underpass to be fitted into Kent station

Rochester station is undergoing £147m of improvements Credit: Network Rail

A pre-built underpass is being fitted into place at Rochester's new station over the Easter weekend as part of a £147m railway revamp. No trains are running through the Medway towns while the work happens.

Network Rail said the underpass was being put on air jacks filled with nitrogen, to raise the structure like a hovercraft on a cushion. A new station is being built at Rochester to allow 12-car trains to stop.

Newbury race dedicated to London Marathon runner

Rob Berry was a well known runner in the Newbury area Credit: Rob Berry/ Just Giving

The Newbury parkrun in Berkshire today is being dedicated in memory of a London Marathon runner who died last weekend. Rob Berry, 42, from Newbury, collapsed after crossing the finish line. He was a well known runner in the area.

His Just Giving page has received donations of more than £72,000 to the National Osteoporosis Society so far.

Arrest after woman dies at Wiltshire village

Arrested after woman dies at a house in Durrington Credit: Bing / ITV

A 69-year-old man has been arrested after a woman died at a house at a Wiltshire village. Wiltshire Police have started a murder inquiry after finding the woman on Friday afternoon with serious injuries at the house in Avondown Road, Durrington, near Amesbury.

The 56-year-old woman died at the scene. The man was initially arrested at the house on suspicion of attempted murder. He is still being questioned.

Traffic warning ahead of arrival of three cruise ships

Three cruise ships will arrive in Southampton today Credit: ITV Meridian

Southampton City Council is advising motorists of possible congestion on city centre roads around Town Quay today, when three cruise ships will be in port at the same time. Thousands of cruise passengers will be travelling from Dock Gate 4 through works at Platform Road and Western Esplanade.

The busiest times are expected to be between 11am and 2pm around the southern part of the city coming in from the M271. If journeys to this part of the city are not essential drivers may wish to travel outside of the peak times or come into the city using a different route.

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