Heavy traffic on regions motorways
Drivers are suffering delays due to congestion on the North West's motorway network
Delays are reported on the M62, M61 M6 and M55.
Normal conditions are expected by around 3pm.
Traffic is particularly heaving heading north on the M6 around Preston and on the M55 heading into Blackpool as crowds flock to the resort's air show and travellers head to the Lake District.