Highways England has tweeted that traffic is being turned away from the scene of a lorry fire on the M6. The motorway is closed between junction 15 and 16.
More top news
More unsettled weather before a drier start to next week.
Early fog clearing to long sunny spells. Showers later.
In the Midlands, Staffordshire and Peterborough are running a series of schemes which will help refugees set up companies.