These were the scenes at junction 31 of the M6.

Bank holiday traffic: M6 pictures as the getaway begins

Traffic levels spiked as millions of people embarked on a bank holiday getaway.

Saturday, 28th August 2021, 11:31 am

At 4pm on Friday there was “severe” congestion on a number of motorways in England including on the M1, M5, M6, M25 and M56, according to the National Highways website.

These were the scenes at junction 31 of the M6.

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