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There are ‘severe delays’ heading towards East Cowes this afternoon (Wednesday).

Southern Vectis says there are long tailbacks along Whippingham Road in both directions.

Traffic is also building around the Racecourse Roundabout.

Roadworks and temporary traffic lights near to Priory School in Whippingham are to blame.

The bus firm says there are cancellations on its route 4 service.