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TRAVEL - ROADS: KENT - M20 EASTBOUND CLOSED - CAR & MOTORBIKE COLLISION

The M20 Eastbound is closed with traffic queueing after an accident involving a car and motorbike between M25 J3 / A20 (Swanley Interchange) and J3 M26. Debris has been spread across three lanes. All traffic is being sent down the exit slip road.

DIVERSION - Join the A20 eastbound and follow to junction with M26. Join M26 eastbound to re-join the M20 eastbound at J3.

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New scheme offers relief for drivers in Dover

A £5 million scheme to manage traffic heading to Dover during peak periods will soon allow drivers to pick up the pace.

A 40mph limit along the A20 between Folkestone and Dover will be lifted this summer when lorries aren't queueing to enter the port - thanks to the introduction of new technology.

Tony Green reports.

TRAVEL - ROADS: HAMPSHIRE - delays on M3 northbound

Two vehicles have been involved in a collision on the M3 Northbound between J7 A30 (Basingstoke) and J6 A30 / A339 (Basingstoke). There is slow traffic, a speed restriction of 50 mph and one lane (lane three of three) is closed.

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Vehicle overturns and catches fire - delays on M3

The emergency services at the scene

A car has caught fire on the M3 in Hampshire after overturning.

There is queueing traffic on the M3 northbound at junction 8 for the A30 / A303 at Andover. Congestion on the M3 back to Winchester Services. All lanes have been reopened, but there are still delays. The A303 towards the J8/M3 remains closed.

All lanes have been reopened at Junction 8 southbound, although lane 2 of 2 was closed to assist the emergency services dealing with the vehicle fire on the opposite side.

TRAVEL - ROADS: SURREY A3 northbound reopened after collision at Thursley

The accident happened at Thursley on the A3 southbound

The A3 Hindhead Tunnel and Milford Bypass Northbound have been re-opened after earlier accident investigation work on the stretch from the A333 Portsmouth Road / Hazel Grove (Hindhead) to the A283 / B3001 Elstead Road (Milford).

The accident happened at about 4am on the Thursley side of the Southern Milford junction. The A3 southbound away from Guildford heading towards Portsmouth remains closed.

TRAVEL - ROADS - SURREY/KENT: M25/ J5 - J9 accident anticlockwise - up to 2hr delays

There are severe delays of up to 2 hours on the M25 anti-clockwise between junction 9 and junction 5 because of an overturned vehicle and a fire. Lanes 2,3 and 4 (of four) were reopened just before 6pm.

Drivers joining the M25 intending to travel anti-clockwise form the M23 and A23 are also affected. Highways England are advising travellers to consider taking alternatives routes, and to allow extra time for their journeys.

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