All lanes have now been reopened after a broken down lorry caused long queues on the M56 this morning.

A broken down lorry on the M56 eastbound at around 8am caused long tailbacks during this morning's rush hour.

The lorry was stuck at Junction 7 at the Chester Road Bowdon Roundabout.

Two lanes of the M56 eastbound were closed for around an hour but have now been fully reopened.