Traffic A259

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Nearby Roadworks
A259 (E)

Roadworks 2.4m S of
Iden

B2093 & B2089

A259 (W)

Roadworks 2.4m S of
Iden

B2089 & B2093

A21 (N)

Roadworks 2.3m E of
Etchingham

A2100 Battle (north) & A265

A21 (S)

Roadworks 2.3m E of
Etchingham

A265 & A2100 Battle (north)

A21 (S)

Roadworks 2m NE of
Etchingham

A229 & A2100 Battle (north)

A21 (N)

Roadworks 2m NE of
Etchingham

A2100 Battle (north) & A229

A21 (S)

Roadworks 1.7m NE of
Ticehurst

A268 & A265

A21 (N)

Roadworks 1.7m NE of
Ticehurst

A265 & A268

A2070 (S)

Roadworks 3.8m E of
Ashford

A2042 & A259

A2070 (S)

Roadworks 3.8m E of
Ashford

A2042 & A259

A2070 (N)

Roadworks 3m E of
Ashford

A259 & A2042

A2070 (N)

Roadworks 0.7m SW of
Ashford

A2042

A2070 (S)

Roadworks 0.6m SE of
Ashford

M20 & A2042

A2070 (N)

Roadworks 0.5m SE of
Ashford

A2042 & M20

A2070 (E)

Roadworks 0.5m SW of
Ashford

A2042

Nearby Incidents
A21 (N)

Resurfacing 2m SW of
Battle

A28 & A2100 Battle (north)

A21 (S)

Resurfacing 2m SW of
Battle

A2100 Battle (north) & A28

A21 (S)

Resurfacing 5.7m E of
Battle

A265 & A2100 Battle (north)

A21 (N)

Resurfacing 5.7m E of
Battle

A2100 Battle (north) & A265

Nearby Roadworks
M20 (W)

Roadworks 3.5m SE of
Folkestone

J11A Access

A2070 (S)

Roadworks 0.6m SE of
Ashford

M20 & A2042

A2070 (N)

Roadworks 0.5m SE of
Ashford

A2042 & M20

Traffic A259

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Expired Incidents

A259 Westbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A259 westbound between A2036 and A269 near Bexhill (east) | Westbound | Congestion (4.69 miles E of Hastings, East Sussex)


On the A259 from Hastings West towards Eastbourne between the junctions with the A2036 and the A269 Bexhill West , there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 10:45 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 21:50
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 21:50
Map location: 50.8454,0.4928

A259 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A259 eastbound between B2182 and A269 near Bexhill (west) | Eastbound | Congestion (5.67 miles W of Battle, East Sussex)


On the A259 from Eastbourne towards Hastings West between the junctions with the A27 and the A2036, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:00 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 18:00
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 18:20
Map location: 50.8454,0.4354

A259 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A259 eastbound between B2182 and A269 near Bexhill (west) | Eastbound | Congestion (5.67 miles W of Battle, East Sussex)


On the A259 from Eastbourne towards Hastings West between the junctions with the A27 and the A269 Bexhill East , there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 5:15 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 16:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 17:00
Map location: 50.8454,0.4354

A259 Westbound

Roadworks - A259 westbound between B2089 and B2093 | Westbound | Roadworks (4.38 miles E of Hastings, East Sussex)


On the A259 from Folkestone towards Hastings East between the junctions with the A268 and the A2101, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , from 9:30 am on 30 July 2014 to 3:30 pm on 30 July 2014.

First report: 30 July 2014 09:40
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 50.9107,0.6287

A259 Eastbound

Roadworks - A259 eastbound between B2093 and B2089 | Eastbound | Roadworks (4.38 miles E of Hastings, East Sussex)


On the A259 from Hastings East towards Folkestone between the junctions with the A2101 and the A268, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , from 9:30 am on 30 July 2014 to 3:30 pm on 30 July 2014.

First report: 30 July 2014 09:40
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 50.9107,0.6287

M20 Westbound

Vehicle on Fire - M20 westbound between J9 and J8 | Westbound | Vehicle on Fire (1.86 miles NE of Boughton Malherbe, Kent)


On the M20 motorway westbound between junctions J10 and J9, there are currently delays of 2 hours caused by congestion due to a vehicle on fire closing the road between junctions J9 and J8. Road expected to re-open from 8:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 11:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 19:50
Map location: 51.2105,0.7396

M20 Eastbound

Vehicle on Fire - M20 eastbound between J8 and J9 | Eastbound | Vehicle on Fire (1.86 miles SE of Lenham, Kent)


On the M20 motorway eastbound between junctions J8 and J9, there are currently delays of 15 mins due to a vehicle on fire closing three lanes. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 11:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 12:20
Map location: 51.2106,0.7398

A21 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 northbound between A28 and A2100 near Battle (north) | Northbound | Accident (1.61 miles NE of Battle, East Sussex)


The A21 northbound is closed between the junctions with the A28 and the A2100 north of Battle, due to an accident. Road expected to re-open from 8:30 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 16:50
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 19:50
Map location: 50.9189,0.5368

A21 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 southbound between A2100 near Battle (north) and A28 | Southbound | Accident (1.61 miles NE of Battle, East Sussex)


The A21 southbound is closed between the junctions with the A2100 north of Battle and the A28, due to an accident. Road expected to re-open from 8:30 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 16:50
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 19:50
Map location: 50.9189,0.5368

A21 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 northbound between A2100 near Battle (north) and A265 | Northbound | Congestion (2.21 miles N of Mountfield, East Sussex)


On the A21 northbound between the junctions with the A2100 north of Battle and the A265, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 11:20
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 12:40
Map location: 50.9638,0.4819

A21 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 southbound between A265 and A2100 near Battle (north) | Southbound | Congestion (4.41 miles E of Battle, East Sussex)


On the A21 southbound between the junctions with the A265 and the A2100 north of Battle, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 12:20
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 14:30
Map location: 50.9784,0.4742

A21 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 northbound between A2100 near Battle (north) and A265 | Northbound | Congestion (5.73 miles E of Battle, East Sussex)


On the A21 northbound between the junctions with the A2100 north of Battle and the A229, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:30 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 15:00
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 19:20
Map location: 50.9984,0.4773

A21 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 southbound between A229 and A2100 near Battle (north) | Southbound | Congestion (7.04 miles NE of Sissinghurst, East Sussex)


On the A21 southbound between the junctions with the A268 and the A265, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:45 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 11:30
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 13:50
Map location: 51.0181,0.4703

A21 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 southbound between A229 and A2100 near Battle (north) | Southbound | Congestion (7.04 miles NE of Sissinghurst, East Sussex)


On the A21 southbound between the junctions with the A262 and the A2100 north of Battle, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 8:45 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 16:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 19:50
Map location: 51.0181,0.4703

A21 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 northbound between A265 and A268 | Northbound | Congestion (6.45 miles NE of Sissinghurst, East Sussex)


On the A21 northbound between the junctions with the A265 and the A268, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:15 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 18:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 18:30
Map location: 51.0391,0.4543

A2070 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A2070 northbound between A259 and A2042 | Northbound | Congestion (1.72 miles of Snave, Kent)


On the A2070 northbound between the junctions with the A259 and the A2042, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 10:00 am.

First report: 28 July 2014 09:00
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 51.0415,0.8666

A21 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A21 southbound between B2169 and A268 | Southbound | Congestion (6.65 miles E of Sissinghurst, Kent)


On the A21 southbound between the junctions with the A262 and the A268, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:30 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 14:40
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 14:50
Map location: 51.0823,0.416

A2070 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A2070 northbound between A2042 and M20 | Northbound | Congestion (1.05 miles E of Ashford, Kent)


On the A2070 northbound between the junctions with the A2042 and the M20, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 4:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 14:20
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 15:40
Map location: 51.1306,0.9071

M20 Westbound

No Delay - M20 J10 westbound access | Westbound | Accident (1.11 miles NE of Ashford, Kent)


On the M20 motorway westbound entry slip at junction J10 , minor delays are possible due to an accident . Normal traffic conditions expected from 9:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 51.1411,0.9055

M20 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M20 eastbound between J9 and J10 | Eastbound | Congestion (1.25 miles N of Ashford, Kent)


On the M20 motorway eastbound between junctions J9 and J10, there are currently delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier vehicle fire. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 12:30
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 12:30
Map location: 51.1506,0.8923

M20 Westbound

Congestion - M20 westbound within J10 | Westbound | Congestion (1.18 miles NE of Ashford, Kent)


On the M20 motorway westbound between junctions J10 and J9, there are currently delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier vehicle fire. Normal traffic conditions expected from 10:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 12:30
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 20:40
Map location: 51.1384,0.9093

M20 Westbound

Other Unplanned - M20 J9 westbound access | Westbound | Other Unplanned (10.79 miles SW of Faversham, Kent)


The M20 motorway westbound entry slip at junction J9 is closed , due to an incident. Road expected to re-open from 8:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 11:40
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 19:50
Map location: 51.1621,0.8644

A27 Westbound

Roadworks - A27 westbound between A259 and A22 Polegate East | Westbound | Roadworks (2.98 miles NW of Eastbourne, East Sussex)


On the A27 westbound between the junctions with the A259 and the A22 Polegate East, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , between 8 pm and 6 am, from 28 July 2014 to 30 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 03:00
Map location: 50.8222,0.3085

A27 Eastbound

Roadworks - A27 eastbound between A22 Polegate East and A259 | Eastbound | Roadworks (2.97 miles NW of Eastbourne, East Sussex)


On the A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A22 Polegate East and the A259, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , between 8 pm and 6 am, from 28 July 2014 to 30 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 03:00
Map location: 50.8222,0.3084

A21 Southbound

Roadworks - A21 southbound between A268 and A265 | Southbound | Roadworks (6.44 miles NE of Sissinghurst, East Sussex)


On the A21 southbound between the junctions with the A268 and the A265, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , between 8 pm and 6 am, from 28 July 2014 to 11 August 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 51.0391,0.4544

A21 Northbound

Roadworks - A21 northbound between A265 and A268 | Northbound | Roadworks (6.45 miles NE of Sissinghurst, East Sussex)


On the A21 northbound between the junctions with the A265 and the A268, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , between 8 pm and 6 am, from 28 July 2014 to 11 August 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 51.0391,0.4543

M20 Eastbound

Roadworks - M20 J11A eastbound exit | Eastbound | Roadworks (3.81 miles SE of Folkestone, Kent)


The M20 motorway eastbound exit slip at junction J11A will be closed , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 28 July 2014 to 6 am on 29 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 51.0933,1.0971

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Reported accidents on the A259 in 2013

Motorway Picture

This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the A259, and include statistics from personal injury accidents that occurred on public roads which were subsequently reported and recorded by the local police authority.

Data has been extracted to show the total number of slight, serious and fatal accidents on the A259 in 2013.

Licensed under the Open Government Licence. Source: Road Safety Data.

  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
SLIGHT 180002100017000180003100034000310003000037000230003300023000
SERIOUS 900020004000120006000900090001300080001200070004000
FATAL 0100020001000100010001000

Regional Weather

Today's weather (Wednesday) in Tonbridge will bring sunny with a maximum daytime temperature of 79°f and a night time temperature of 59°f (26°c/15°c). Wind will be coming in from the WNW, reaching 8mph.

Tomorrow (Thursday) will bring sunny intervals , with wind reaching 13 miles per hour from the SW. Daytime temperatures will reach 77°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 59°f (25°c/15°c).

Wind from the SSW will reach 11 mph in Tonbridge on Friday, with sunny in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 75°f, and 59°f overnight (23°c/13°c).

Saturday's weather will be light rain showers in Tonbridge, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 76°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 76°f (24°c/14°c).

Tonbridge
30 JULsunny
MAX 79° (26°c)
MIN 59° (15°c)
WIND 8mph (WNW)
31 JULsunny intervals
MAX 77° (25°c)
MIN 59° (15°c)
WIND 13mph (SW)
1 AUGsunny
MAX 75° (23°c)
MIN 57° (13°c)
WIND 11mph (SSW)
2 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 76° (24°c)
MIN 58° (14°c)
WIND 10mph (SSW)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local A259 area. Use the 'Traffic' function on your RDS radio (marked TA, TP, TI or Traffic) and you will be automatically switched to travel and traffic conditions.

100.4 FMMedway's KM FM (Canterbury)
100.9 FMClassic FM (Wrotham)
101.8 FMClassic FM (Dover)
102.0 FMSouthern FM (Hastings)
102.4 FMSouthern FM (Eastbourne)
103.1 FMHeart (Bluebell Hill)
97.7-99.8BBC Radio 1
88.1-90.3BBC Radio 2
90.2-92.6BBC Radio 3
92.5-94.7BBC Radio Scotland
92.4-96.8BBC Radio Cymru

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