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Traffic incidents on the A1

The following A1 traffic incidents have been reported by The Highways Agency, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours. Click on an incident to view more information about the location, source and further details on the traffic map above.

A1: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 03:10On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A639 and the M62, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:15 am.

3.42m from Pontefract.

CLEARED @ 03:10

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A1 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported on the A1 by various highways agencies and official transport sources. Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROADWORKS 1.36MI FROM GATESHEAD.CLEARED @ 06:00Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 02 July 2015 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 03 July 2015 - 00:00

1.36m from Gateshead.

ROADWORKS 1.97MI FROM GATESHEAD.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 00:00 End Date: Sunday, 14 February 2016 - 00:00

1.97m from Gateshead.

ROADWORKS 2.77MI FROM GATESHEAD.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 00:00 End Date: Sunday, 14 February 2016 - 00:00

2.77m from Gateshead.

ROADWORKSOn the A1 southbound at the junction with the A184, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 12:27 am on 3 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

0.75m from Gateshead.

ROADWORKSOn the A1 northbound at the junction with the A692, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 12:29 am on 3 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

0.59m from Gateshead.

ROADWORKSThe A1 northbound will be closed between the junctions with the A46 and the A614, due to roadworks, from 9:02 pm on 2 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

5.48m from Newark.

ROADWORKSThe A1 southbound will be closed between the junctions with the A692 and the A167 Washington Birtley , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 2 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

1.36m from Gateshead.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 03:00The A1 southbound entry slip from the M25 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

2.69m from Barnet.

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CLEARED @ 03:10On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A639 and the M62, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:15 am.

3.42m from Pontefract.

CLEARED @ 06:00Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 02 July 2015 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 03 July 2015 - 00:00

1.36m from Gateshead.

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 00:00 End Date: Sunday, 14 February 2016 - 00:00

1.97m from Gateshead.

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Sunday, 21 September 2014 - 00:00 End Date: Sunday, 14 February 2016 - 00:00

2.77m from Gateshead.

On the A1 southbound at the junction with the A184, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 12:27 am on 3 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

0.75m from Gateshead.

On the A1 northbound at the junction with the A692, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 12:29 am on 3 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

0.59m from Gateshead.

The A1 northbound will be closed between the junctions with the A46 and the A614, due to roadworks, from 9:02 pm on 2 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

5.48m from Newark.

The A1 southbound will be closed between the junctions with the A692 and the A167 Washington Birtley , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 2 July 2015 to 6 am on 3 July 2015.

1.36m from Gateshead.

CLEARED @ 03:00The A1 southbound entry slip from the M25 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

2.69m from Barnet.

The A1 northbound entry slip from the A5135 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

0.83m from Borehamwood.

On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A5135 and the M25, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

1.53m from Borehamwood.

The A1 southbound exit slip to the A5135 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

0.86m from Borehamwood.

The A1 northbound exit slip to the M25 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

2.73m from Barnet.

On the A1 southbound between the junctions with the M25 and the A5135, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 1 July 2015 to 3 July 2015.

1.34m from Borehamwood.

CLEARED @ 03:00On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A5135 and the M25, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 5:30 am, from 29 June 2015 to 8 July 2015.

1.53m from Borehamwood.

On the A1 southbound at the junction with the A692, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 13 July 2015 to 18 July 2015.

0.59m from Gateshead.

On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A167 Washington Birtley and the A694, expect delays of up to 30 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 7:58 pm on 21 September 2014 to 6 am on 14 February 2016.

1.97m from Gateshead.

On the A1 southbound between the junctions with the A694 and the A167 Washington Birtley , expect delays of up to 30 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 7:58 pm on 21 September 2014 to 6 am on 14 February 2016.

2.77m from Gateshead.

On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A46 and the A614, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 8 pm on 28 April 2014 to 6 pm on 1 September 2015.

2.66m from Newark.

On the A1 southbound between the junctions with the A614 and the A46, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 8 pm on 28 April 2014 to 6 pm on 1 September 2015.

5.23m from Sutton.

On the A1 southbound between the junctions with the A68 and the A684, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 8 pm on 7 April 2014 to 5:30 am on 11 May 2017.

4.73m from Richmond.

On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A684 and the A66(M), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 8 pm on 7 April 2014 to 5:30 am on 11 May 2017.

2.17m from Catterick.