Last updated 18:00 BST.
See below for the latest Traffic/Travel/Weather.
Channel delays: Eurotunnel: ‘Flexi queue massive’ from France says @HarrisMonkey, Pistonheads.com journalist. Operator now saying 15mins delay before check-in due to high volume of traffic.
Weather alerts: Amber – heavy rain/storms Sardinia.
Weather: hot and sunny across the south apart south Italy. Cloud/rain north and north east.
Traffic: see @DE_Traffic from 08:00BST.
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