Armed police shut M6 in arrests drama

Police car

Armed police arrested four men on suspicion of possession of a firearm today on the M6 in the West Midlands, forcing the temporary closure of the motorway.

M54 bridge repairs to delay drivers

Drivers in Telford are being warned to prepare for disruption on the M54 when work to repair a damaged motorway bridge starts next month.

Hole trouble for drivers on M54

The M54 was due to reopen this morning after roadworks continued through the night to fix a hole that opened in one of the lanes.