M1 exit slip road near Crick closed after lorry hits barrier

A lorry involved in an accident has led to the closure of an exit ramp on the M1 Northbound.

People pulling suitcases alongside stationary traffic

UPDATED WITH PICTURES OF THE SCENE: Witness describes 'suspicious object' causing M1 delays near Northampton

A motorist has given some details about the object police are dealing with under a bridge between junctions 15 and 14 of the M1.

Picture: Lewis Stickley/PA Wire

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

Police are appealing for witnesses

Man involved in single vehicle collision in Daventry District was taken to hospital with serious injuries

A 30-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after his car left the road and collided with hedgerow and fencing.


UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Live - Panic among commuters as ‘explosion’ leaves ‘many injured’ on London underground

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

Motorists are currently stranded between junction 15 and 14 of the M1 following the pile-up. Picture by @Motorcardiaries

BREAKING NEWS: Motorway in Northamptonshire shut after multi-vehicle pile-up

An air ambulance has been called to the M1 in Northamptonshire and the motorway has been closed after a lorry went through through the central reservation.
The M1 safety event saw officers from Highways England join NFRS firefighters and the Safer Roads Alliance

Sat navs, tiredness and other passengers among biggest distractions for Northamptonshire drivers

Sat navs, in-car technology, daydreaming, tiredness, and talking to other passengers are some of the biggest distractions for Northamptonshire drivers, according to a roadside survey carried out by county fire and rescue services.
There are major delays on the M1 this morning.

Hour long delays on Northamptonshire motorway stretch due to broken down minibus

Motorists heading into Northampton are experiencing delays of up to an hour due to a broken down minibus that is leaking fuel.

London Midland's passenger service director, Tom Joyner; Chris Heaton-Harris MP and Steve Burd, managing director, Stagecoach Midlands.

New bus from Long Buckby station to link Rugby and Northampton

A new, revised bus service has been launched in Northamptonshire to provide further connections between Long Buckby station, Rugby, Northampton and the surrounding area.
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BREAKING NEWS: Severe delays on the M1 of up to an HOUR-AND-A-HALF after accident

Motorists have been warned to avoid the M1 northbound near Northampton after an accident earlier this morning brought traffic to a standstill.
The collision took place on the A425

Fatal road traffic collision near Staverton last night

A motorcyclist has died following a road traffic collision near Staverton last night (Monday, August 7).


VIDEO: Mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

A terrified mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped towards the sea.

Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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‘Truly missed’: Family tribute to motorist killed in M45 crash

The man who died in a crash on the M45 near Dunchurch has been named and his family said he will be ‘truly missed’ in a tribute released today (Friday, July 14).

HORRIFIC: The scene of the crash

GRAPHIC VIDEO: The devastating crash footage police want drivers using their phone at the wheel to see

Police are urging drivers who continue to use their phones at the wheel to watch this devastating crash footage.

Traffic on the A45 eastbound after a crash on the M45

Man dies in ‘serious’ crash on M45

A man has died after a ‘serious’ crash on the M45 near Daventry earlier this morning (Thursday, July 6).

Harrison Ballantyne, 11, died near a rail depot in Daventry on June 27.

Parents of Northamptonshire boy killed on railway lines pay tribute to “thoughtful” and “talented” son

The parents of a boy who lost his life earlier this week on a freight line in Northamptonshire have paid tribute to their “beautiful son”.
Repairs on the B569.

Council paid 16 pothole compensation claims worth £3,500 in a month on same Northamptonshire road

Northamptonshire County Council paid claims totalling almost £3,500 in one month to drivers affected by one pothole-ridden road.

The incident surrounded Ashley's death caused long delays on the M1 in January this year.

Man suffered 'catastrophic injuries' on M1 near Northampton after hanging on to lorry cab for over 30 miles before falling

A man died on the M1 near Northampton after hitching a ride on the back of a lorry cab before falling under its wheels, a coroner heard today (June 28).
The incident happened on the South Way-Eastern Way roundabout before the offender sped off down Eastern Way.

Man stops car on roundabout to swear at other driver in Daventry road rage incident

A verbally abusive driver who stopped his car on a roundabout is wanted by police after an incident in Daventry town centre.
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