The B4425 is closed in both directions due to an accident between the A429 Stow Road / Cherrytree Lane and the A40.
Police are at the scene and expect the road to be closed for some time.
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Only handful of beaches have RNLI lifeguard cover during school holidays - the Maritime and Coastguard Agency warns.
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