Last updated 18:00BST.
TODAY: a major redevelopment of Dover Port and seafront gets the go ahead.
Also, P&O slims down operations at Dover. The price of Czech vignettes actually comes down. All state roads in Serbia damaged by May’s floods have now been repaired.
Fine-free week in Belgium, minor traffic offences to be let off with a warning. Aftermath severe floods Montpellier region, South of France. On-going cancellation P&O Pride of Canterbury services, Dover-Calais.
Calais Migrant Crisis: Govt wants to actually raise fines for stowaways.
GOTTHARD TUNNEL: no queues.
MONT BLANC TUNNEL: ‘traffic is fluent’.
MAJOR TRAFFIC DELAYS: A16 westbound at Dunkirk, road works, delay down to 40mins.
A7 northbound Hannover-Hamburg, road works, accident Berkhof delay still 1h25. A3 eastbound Frankfurt airport, lanes closed delay 1h25. A9 northbound to Leipzig, road works at Weissenfels delay down to 45mins.
A1 northbound from Bern, earlier accident, delay still 45mins.
A22 Brenner southbound into Verona, earlier vehicle fire, delay still 1h45.
Earlier: A2 westbound into Bottrop, earlier accident delay down to 10mins. A1 southbound from Bremen, road works, persistent delay currently 10mins.
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roundup: CZECH REPUBLIC. Buy road vignettes in the Eurozone and, thanks to the exchange rate fixed on 1 October, ten day and annual stickers are now cheaper than last year – down to €11.50 for the 10 day from €12, and to €55.50 from €56.50 for the annual. The monthly remains €16.50. CROSSING THE CHANNEL. Fifty-five managers are to be made redundant to be replaced with steward level positions as P&O cuts costs on its Dover-Calais route says KentOnline. SERBIA. All the state roads damaged in the May floods – of a total length 142km – have been repaired reports inserbia.info.