There's currently stop-start traffic on the A30 Southbound between Jamaica Inn Road and the A38 Launceston Road.
It's taken around 45 minutes to get through the roadworks area - holiday traffic mixed with the usual congestion at traffic restrictions is leading to an unusually long delay.
There's queueing traffic on the M5 Southbound between J21 and J22.
The vehicles involved are now on the hard shoulder, and all lanes are open, but there is still heavy congestion between Weston-super-mare and Burnham-on-sea.
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Prince Charles visited a wildlife reserve yesterday looking for one of the rarest butterflies in the country.
The Large Blue became extinct in this country in the 1950s but it has been introduced to the Daneway Banks reserve, at Sapperton in Gloucestershire - where the Prince of Wales is patron.
Our Gloucestershire correspondent thought he'd try his luck at finding it...
If it's any consolation, Prince Charles never got to see one either.
But he did get to unveil a special plaque to commemorate his visit to the reserve, though like the butterfly we'd all been looking for, it took flight.
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Prince Charles was in Gloucestershire today as he continued his tour of the West Country.
As Patron of the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, he suffered a slight mishap as he tried to unveil a new plaque:
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