The primary function of the network was to allow rapid movement of troops and military supplies, but it subsequently provided vital infrastructure for commerce, trade and the transportation of goods. A considerable number of Roman roads remained in daily use as core trunk roads for centuries after the end of Roman rule in Britain in Some routes are now part of the UK's national road network. Others have been lost or are of archeological and historical interest only.
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There are reports of slow moving traffic near the B Bredon and Bishop's Cleeve crossroads. A car crashing into a ditch has partially blocked a major Gloucestershire A-road during this morning's blustery weather. There is widespread disruption amid a Met Office weather warning for wind across England and Wales and a lorry has already been blown over on the A , resulting in a closure between Cowley and Cirencester this morning. Down Ampney Church of England Primary School, in Cirencester, also closed temporarily following a major power cut this morning. By Samuel Port Digital Journalist.
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