The Government has announced it's to press ahead with plans to turn the A358 link between the M5 and the A303 into a dual carriagewayRead the full story ›
The A303 is blocked in both directions due to a collision between A358 and A30/A35 near Chard.
Emergency services are at the scene working. Take care on approach.
Two people who died in a road traffic collision in Somerset last month have been named.
Robert and Brenda Newton, both aged 72 and from Ottery St Mary died after a collision with a van on the A303 near Buckland St Mary on October 31.
Police say a van which was travelling in a north easterly direction had just negotiated a sweeping right-hand bend when it appears to have crossed the centre of the road and smashed into Mr. and Mrs. Newton's car.
They were both seriously injured and died at the scene shortly afterwards. The van driver required treatment at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital before being released.
Police have appealed again for witnesses to the collision to come forward with any further information.
There's a warning of very slow traffic on the A303 in Wiltshire between A360 (Longbarrow roundabout) and A345 Countess Road (Countess Roundabout).
The situation has not been helped by an accident at 7pm involving five cars that blocked the eastbound side for a time.
A group of historians has been meeting at Stonehenge to protest against proposals to widen the road next to it.
Millions of pounds are due to be spent to upgrade the A303.
Historian Dan Snow has been speaking to ITV news.
A group of historians will gather at Stonehenge later in protest to proposed plans to widen the road next to it.Read the full story ›
The Government has given a commitment that it'll work to improve the A303 and A30 in Devon and Somerset.
The leader of Devon County Council John Hart met with the Transport Minister John Hayes. It's now exploring options to make the road better while being sensitive to the environment.
TRAVEL: The A303 Eastbound is blocked at Stoke sub Hamdon. Three vehicles are believed to have been involved in an accident near the Cartgate Roundabout on the A3088. Traffic is queueing because of the accident.
It's understood that £2 billion improvements to the A303 and A358 will be announced by the Government next week.Read the full story ›
Two billion pounds' worth of new road schemes for the region are due to be announced on Monday, ITV News West Country understands. These are likely to include a tunnel at Stonehenge and making the A358 into dual carriageway - something Yeovil MP David Laws has been campaigning for.
"It's totally unacceptable that we've got a road that is so congested for large parts of the year. That's very inconvenient for people in my constituency who travel around parts of Somerset, it's certainly very inconvenient for people who want to travel across the region. It's absurd that when we're investing so much in other parts of the country that the South West has had to wait for so long."