Traffic A50

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A50 (E)

Grass Cutting 3.5m W of
Sudbury

A511 & A516

A50 (W)

Resurfacing 3.8m NE of
Castle Donnington

A6 & A514

Nearby Roadworks
M42 (S)

Roadworks 1.7m W of
Polesworth

J10 Exit

A5 (N)

Roadworks 1.1m N of
Shenstone

Near Wall Island Junction

A5 (S)

Roadworks 1.1m N of
Shenstone

Near Wall Island Junction

A5 (N)

Roadworks 1.2m N of
Shenstone

Wall Island Junction

A5 (N)

Roadworks 1.2m N of
Shenstone

Wall Island Junction

A5 (S)

Roadworks 1.3m N of
Shenstone

Near Wall Island Junction

M1 (N)

Roadworks 1.6m NE of
Castle Donnington

J24 Exit

A453 (N)

Roadworks 0.9m W of
Barton

M1/A50/A6 & A52

A453 (S)

Roadworks 1.3m N of
Clifton

A52 & M1/A50/A6

A38 (S)

Roadworks 1m NW of
Coxbench

B6179 & A61Derby

A38 (N)

Roadworks 1m NW of
Coxbench

A61 Derby & A609

M42 (N)

Roadworks 1.9m W of
Tamworth

J10 Exit

M1 (N)

Roadworks 2.2m N of
Markfield

J22 Access

M1 (N)

Roadworks 2.2m N of
Markfield

J22 Access

M1 (N)

Roadworks 1.4m S of
Shepshed

J22 & J23

M1 (N)

Roadworks 4.3m S of
Loughborough

J22 & J23

A42 (N)

Roadworks 0.9m NE of
Ashby De La Zouch

Access From A511

Nearby Incidents
A42 (N)

Resurfacing 0.5m W of
Breedon

A511 & A453

Traffic A50

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A50 Eastbound

Broken Down Vehicle - A50 eastbound between A521 near Cheadle (east) and A522 | Eastbound | Broken Down Vehicle (1.06 miles W of Checkley, Staffordshire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the A521 Blythe Bridge East and the A522, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:15 am.

First report: 28 July 2014 09:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 10:50
Map location: 52.9349,-1.9753

A50 Eastbound

Broken Down Vehicle - A50 eastbound between A521 near Cheadle (east) and A522 | Eastbound | Broken Down Vehicle (3.36 miles W of Cheadle, Staffordshire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the A521 Blythe Bridge East and the A522, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 17:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 17:50
Map location: 52.9349,-1.9753

A50 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A50 eastbound between M1 and M1/A453/A6 | Eastbound | Congestion (1.85 miles NE of Castle Donnington, Leicestershire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway J24A and the M1 motorway J24 , there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 9:15 am.

First report: 29 July 2014 08:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.8497,-1.2983

A50 Westbound

Roadworks - A50 westbound between M1/A453/A6 and M1 | Westbound | Roadworks (1.84 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A50 westbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A6, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 8:00 pm.

First report: 15 July 2014 19:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 20:00
Map location: 52.8498,-1.2985

A50 Westbound

Roadworks - A50 westbound between M1/A453/A6 and M1 | Westbound | Roadworks (1.84 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A50 westbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A6, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:10
Map location: 52.8498,-1.2985

A50 Eastbound

Roadworks - A50 eastbound between M1 and M1/A453/A6 | Eastbound | Roadworks (1.85 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway J24A and the M1 motorway J24 , minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:10
Map location: 52.8497,-1.2983

A50 Eastbound

Roadworks - A50 eastbound between M1 and M1/A453/A6 | Eastbound | Roadworks (1.85 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway J24A and the M1 motorway J24 , minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:10
Map location: 52.8497,-1.2983

A50 Eastbound

Roadworks - A50 eastbound between A521 near Cheadle (east) and A522 | Eastbound | Roadworks (3.36 miles W of Cheadle, Staffordshire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the A521 Blythe Bridge East and the A522, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 7 pm and 5 am, from 25 July 2014 to 29 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 19:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.9349,-1.9753

A50 Eastbound

Roadworks - A50 at the junction with the A521 | Eastbound | Roadworks (4.36 miles W of Cheadle, )


On the A50 eastbound at the junction with the A521 Blythe Bridge West , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 7 pm and 5 am, from 28 July 2014 to 30 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 19:50
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.9725,-2.0867

A50 Westbound

Roadworks - A50 westbound exit for A515 near Sudbury (west) | Westbound | Roadworks (1.27 miles E of Somersal Herbert, Derbyshire)


The A50 westbound exit slip to the A515 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 7 pm and 5 am, from 28 July 2014 to 1 August 2014.

First report: 15 July 2014 11:15
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 52.8924,-1.7723

A50 Eastbound

Roadworks - A50 eastbound exit for A515 near Sudbury (west) | Eastbound | Roadworks (1.06 miles E of Somersal Herbert, Derbyshire)


The A50 eastbound exit slip to the A515 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 7 pm and 5 am, from 28 July 2014 to 1 August 2014.

First report: 15 July 2014 11:15
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 52.8942,-1.7763

A50 Eastbound

Roadworks - A50 eastbound between A6 and B6540 | Eastbound | Roadworks (1.33 miles NW of Shardlow, Derbyshire)


On the A50 eastbound between the junctions with the A6 and the M1 motorway J24A , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 6 am, from 27 July 2014 to 30 July 2014.

First report: 21 July 2014 03:10
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.8666,-1.366

A42 Northbound

Broken Down Vehicle - A42 northbound between M42/A444 and B5006 | Northbound | Broken Down Vehicle (0.7 miles SE of Donisthorpe, Leicestershire)


On the A42 northbound between the junctions with the A444 and the A511, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 am.

First report: 27 July 2014 00:20
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 00:50
Map location: 52.7071,-1.5278

A5 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A5 northbound between B4116 near Atherstone (west) and M42 | Northbound | Congestion (2.48 miles W of Tamworth, Warwickshire)


On the A5 from Harpenden towards Cannock between the junctions with the A444 and the M42, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:45 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 13:00
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 13:00
Map location: 52.6013,-1.6299

M1 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M1 northbound between J21A and J22 | Northbound | Congestion (5.71 miles E of Leicester, Leicestershire)


On the M1 motorway northbound between junctions J21A and J22, there are currently delays of 30 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:30 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 22:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 23:20
Map location: 52.661,-1.2617

A52 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A52 eastbound between B6003 and A6007 | Eastbound | Congestion (1.24 miles NE of Sandiacre, Nottinghamshire)


On the A52 eastbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A6464, 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 09:20
Map location: 52.927,-1.259

A38 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A38 northbound between A6 and A61 near Derby | Northbound | Congestion (2.11 miles W of Derby, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A6 and the A61 Derby, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:30 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 22:40
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 22:50
Map location: 52.956,-1.466

M1 Southbound

Congestion - M1 southbound between J22 and J21A | Southbound | Congestion (0.9 miles E of Markfield, Leicestershire)


On the M1 motorway southbound between junctions J23 and J22, there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier serious accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:30 pm.

First report: 27 July 2014 08:30
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 17:50
Map location: 52.6618,-1.2633

M1 Southbound

Other Unplanned - M1 J22 southbound access | Southbound | Other Unplanned (1.98 miles N of Markfield, Leicestershire)


The M1 motorway southbound entry slip at junction J22 is closed , due to an incident. Road expected to re-open from 6:00 pm.

First report: 27 July 2014 09:00
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 17:40
Map location: 52.6949,-1.2915

M42 Northbound

Roadworks - M42 J10 northbound exit | Northbound | Roadworks (1.88 miles W of Polesworth, Warwickshire)


On the M42 motorway northbound exit slip at junction J10 , minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 11:16
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:00
Map location: 52.6011,-1.6448

M1 Northbound

Roadworks - M1 northbound between J21A and J22 | Northbound | Roadworks (5.71 miles E of Leicester, Leicestershire)


On the M1 motorway northbound between junctions J21A and J22, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 7 pm on 28 July 2014 to 5 am on 29 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 19:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.661,-1.2617

A453 Northbound

Roadworks - A453 northbound between M1/A42 and M1/A50/A6 | Northbound | Roadworks (1.53 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A453 northbound between the junctions with the A42 and the M1, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 8:00 pm.

First report: 15 July 2014 19:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 20:00
Map location: 52.8376,-1.2973

A453 Southbound

Roadworks - A453 southbound between M1/A50/A6 and M1/A42 | Southbound | Roadworks (1.56 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A453 southbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A42, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:10
Map location: 52.8389,-1.297

A453 Southbound

Roadworks - A453 southbound between M1/A50/A6 and M1/A42 | Southbound | Roadworks (1.56 miles NE of Castle Donington, Leicestershire)


On the A453 southbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A42, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:10
Map location: 52.8389,-1.297

A453 Southbound

Roadworks - A453 southbound between M1/A50/A6 and M1/A42 | Southbound | Roadworks (1.56 miles NE of Castle Donnington, Leicestershire)


On the A453 southbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A42, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 8 pm on 28 July 2014 to 5 am on 29 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.8389,-1.297

M1 Northbound

Roadworks - M1 J24 northbound exit | Northbound | Roadworks (1.65 miles NE of Castle Donnington, Leicestershire)


The M1 motorway northbound exit slip at junction J24 will be closed , due to roadworks, from 7:53 pm on 29 July 2014 to 5:30 am on 30 July 2014.

First report: 29 July 2014 20:10
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.8414,-1.2961

M1 Northbound

Roadworks - M1 J24 northbound exit | Northbound | Roadworks (1.65 miles NE of Castle Donnington, Leicestershire)


The M1 motorway northbound exit slip at junction J24 will be closed , due to roadworks, from 7:58 pm on 28 July 2014 to 5:30 am on 29 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 20:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.8414,-1.2961

A453 Westbound

Roadworks - A453 at the junction with the M1 | Unknown | Roadworks (1.66 miles NE of Castle Donington, )


At the junction of the A453 and the M1 motorway J24 , minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 8:00 pm.

First report: 15 July 2014 19:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 20:00
Map location: 52.8437,-1.2974

A52 Westbound

Roadworks - A52 westbound between M1 and A5111 | Westbound | Roadworks (1.03 miles NE of Borrowash, Derbyshire)


On the A52 westbound between the junctions with the M1 motorway and the A5111, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 9 pm on 27 July 2014 to 6 am on 28 July 2014.

First report: 27 July 2014 21:20
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.9118,-1.3681

A38 Northbound

Roadworks - A38 northbound between A5111 and A52 | Northbound | Roadworks (0.62 miles SW of Derby, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A5111 and the A52, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 20:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 06:10
Map location: 52.9263,-1.5096

M1 Northbound

Roadworks - M1 northbound between J27 and J28 | Northbound | Roadworks (5.36 miles W of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire)


On the M1 motorway northbound between junctions J27 and J29, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, from 9:10 pm on 28 July 2014 to 6 am on 29 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 21:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.0823,-1.2973

A42 Northbound

Roadworks - A42 northbound between B5006 and A511 | Northbound | Roadworks (0.93 miles S of Ashby De La Zouch, Leicestershire)


The A42 northbound will be closed between the junctions with the M42 motorway and the M1, due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 4 August 2014 to 6 am on 5 August 2014.

First report: 29 July 2014 03:10
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 52.7365,-1.4651

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Reported accidents on the A50 in 2013

Motorway Picture

This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the A50, 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 A50 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 170002100016000170002400025000240002000021000220002700022000
SERIOUS 020001000500020001000200030003000400040002000
FATAL 001000300020001000

Regional Weather

Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Derby will see white cloud with a maximum daytime temperature of 71°f and a night time temperature of 58°f (21°c/14°c). Wind will be coming in from the WNW, reaching 6mph.

Tomorrow (Friday) will see black low cloud , with wind reaching 9 miles per hour from the WNW. Daytime temperatures will reach 66°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 49°f (18°c/9°c).

Wind from the NNE will reach 11 mph in Derby on Saturday, with cloudy with heavy rain in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 58°f, and 49°f overnight (14°c/6°c).

Sunday's weather will be sunny intervals in Derby, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 61°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 61°f (16°c/11°c).

Derby
12 SEP
MAX 71° (21°c)
MIN 58° (14°c)
WIND 6mph (WNW)
13 SEP
MAX 66° (18°c)
MIN 49° (9°c)
WIND 9mph (WNW)
14 SEP
MAX 58° (14°c)
MIN 44° (6°c)
WIND 11mph (NNE)
15 SEP
MAX 61° (16°c)
MIN 52° (11°c)
WIND 14mph (SW)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local A50 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.

100.1 FMClassic FM (Sutton Coldfield)
100.7 FM100.7 Heart FM (Sutton Coldfield)
101.6 FMTouch FM (Lichfield)
101.8 FMCross Rhythms City Radio (Stoke-on-Trent)
101.8 FMWCR (Wolverhampton)
102.8 FMRam FM (Derby)
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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