The M20 remains closed eastbound between junctions 8 and 9 as Kent Police implements an "operation stack" in a bid to ease the gridlock, the Highways Agency has warned.
This aerial footage shows traffic on the M20 being held in a queue while other vehicles are diverted:
More top news
Showers in the north, perhaps turning heavy at times but becoming drier in the south towards the afternoon.
Police have stepped up their search for Younes Abouyaaqoub, believed to be at the centre of the investigation into the Las Ramblas attack.
The proportion of adults in families owning more than one property has surged, while the number of those with no property wealth also grew.