Traffic A68

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A1 (N)
Roadworks 5.79mi from Durham.…
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Roadworks 3.03mi from Durham.…
Nearby Incidents
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Near Blind Lane Interchange Gateshead

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A1(M) J63(A1(M)) -A1(M) J63(A167) - Activities…
Nearby Roadworks
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Roadworks 5.95mi from Gateshead.…
Nearby Incidents
A1(M) (S)

Other Unplanned
Near Blind Lane Interchange Gateshead

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A1(M) J63(A1(M)) -A1(M) J63(A183) - Activities…
Nearby Roadworks
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Roadworks 5.67mi from Gateshead.…
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Roadworks 1.4mi from Gateshead.…
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Roadworks 1.36mi from Gateshead.…
A19 (N)
Roadworks 3.38mi from Jarrow.…
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Roadworks 1.88mi from Gateshead.…
A69 (N)
Roadworks 1.86mi from Hexham.…
A69 (N)
Roadworks 3.17mi from Newcastle Upon Tyne.…
A69 (N)
Roadworks 3.32mi from Newcastle Upon Tyne.…
A66 (W)

Roadworks
A1 & A67 Bowes Richmond

A66 (E)

Roadworks
A67 Bowes & A1 Richmond

A1(M) (N)

Roadworks
J59 & J60 Stockton-on-Tees

A1(M) (N)

Roadworks
J59 & J60 Stockton-on-Tees

A1(M) (S)

Roadworks
J60 & J59 Stockton-on-Tees

A1(M) (N)

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J60 & J61 Durham

A1(M) (S)

Roadworks
Near Bowburn Interchange Durham

A1(M) (N)

Roadworks
Near Blind Lane Interchange Gateshead

A1(M) (S)

Roadworks
Near Blind Lane Interchange Gateshead

A1 (S)

Roadworks
A692 & A167 Washington Birtley

A194(M) (N)

Roadworks
A195 & A184 Jarrow

A184 (E)

Roadworks
A194(M) & A19 Jarrow

A69 (W)

Roadworks
A68 Corbridge (west) & A6079 Hexham (north)

A69 (W)

Roadworks
A1 & B6528 Throckley (east)

A69 (E)

Roadworks
B6528 Throckley (east) & A1

A1(M) (N)

Roadworks
J59 & J60 Stockton-on-Tees

A1(M) (S)

Roadworks
J60 & J59 Stockton-on-Tees

A1 (N)

Roadworks
A167 Washington Birtley & A692

A19 (N)

Roadworks
Access From A1290 Jarrow

A19 (N)

Roadworks
Access From A1290 Jarrow

Nearby Incidents
A184 (W)

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A194(M) Jarrow

A184 (E)

Sports Event
A194(M) Jarrow

Nearby Roadworks
A1 (S)

Roadworks
A694 & A184 Gateshead

A69 (W)

Roadworks
B6528 Throckley (east) & A6085

A69 (E)

Roadworks
A6085 & B6528 Throckley (east)

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  • Incident - A68 A6091 Newstead- A699 St Boswells - Closure (5.79m NE of Galashiels, N/a)


    Road users are advised the A68 at the Junction with A6091 is currently closed to a road traffic incident.

    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 14:30
    Map location: 55.5958,-2.6687

  • Incident - A68 A6091 Newstead- A699 St Boswells - Accident (5.79m NE of Galashiels, N/a)


    Road users are advised that the A68 at Leaderfoot Roundabout is partially blocked in both directions due to a road traffic incident, police are directing traffic.

    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 15:30
    Map location: 55.5958,-2.6687

  • Incident - A68 A6091 Newstead- A699 St Boswells - Accident (5.92m NW of Galashiels, N/a)


    Road users are asked to exercise caution on the A68 Southbound after St Boswells due to a road traffic accident partially blocking the carriageway

    Incident cleared: 02 September 2014 13:10
    Map location: 55.582,-2.6686

  • Incident - A68 A6091 Newstead- A699 St Boswells - Closure (5.79m NE of Galashiels, N/a)


    Road users are advised the A68 at the Junction with A6091 is currently closed due to a road traffic incident. Motorists are advised to use an alternative route and allow extra time for their journey.

    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 15:00
    Map location: 55.5958,-2.6687

  • 31 August 2014 13:10

    Moderate Disruption - between 15 minutes and 3 hours delay - A1(M) northbound between J60 and J61 | Northbound | Congestion (5.79m E of Durham, County Durham)


    On the A1(M) northbound between junctions J60 and J61, there were delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

    First report: 31 August 2014 13:10
    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 14:00
    Map location: 54.6926,-1.4991

  • 01 September 2014 18:00

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A66 eastbound between A67 near Darlington (south) and A67 near Darlington (east) | Eastbound | Congestion (2.08m NE of Darlington, County Durham)


    On the A66 eastbound between the junctions with the A167 and the A67 , there were delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:15 pm.

    First report: 01 September 2014 18:00
    Incident cleared: 01 September 2014 18:40
    Map location: 54.5052,-1.5482

  • 02 September 2014 18:30

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A66 eastbound between A67 near Darlington (south) and A67 near Darlington (east) | Eastbound | Congestion (2.08m NE of Darlington, County Durham)


    On the A66 eastbound between the junctions with the A167 and the A1150, there were delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:15 pm.

    First report: 02 September 2014 18:30
    Incident cleared: 02 September 2014 18:30
    Map location: 54.5052,-1.5482

  • 31 August 2014 12:10

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A1(M) northbound between J60 and J61 | Northbound | Accident (5.79m E of Durham, County Durham)


    On the A1(M) northbound between junctions J60 and J61, there were delays of 30 mins due to an accident closing two lanes. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

    First report: 31 August 2014 12:10
    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 13:00
    Map location: 54.6926,-1.4991

  • 31 August 2014 12:30

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A1(M) southbound between J61 and J60 | Southbound | Other Unplanned (5.75m E of Durham, County Durham)


    On the A1(M) southbound between junctions J61 and J60, there were delays of 15 mins due to an incident closing two lanes. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

    First report: 31 August 2014 12:30
    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 12:50
    Map location: 54.6933,-1.4987

  • 31 August 2014 13:00

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A1(M) southbound between J61 and J60 | Southbound | Congestion (5.75m E of Durham, County Durham)


    On the A1(M) southbound between junctions J61 and J60, there were delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier incident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:15 pm.

    First report: 31 August 2014 13:00
    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 14:00
    Map location: 54.6933,-1.4987

  • 31 August 2014 12:20

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A1 northbound within the A167 near Washington Birtley junction | Northbound | Congestion (2.7m SE of Gateshead, Gateshead)


    On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A167 Washington Birtley and the A184, there were delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:30 pm.

    First report: 31 August 2014 12:20
    Incident cleared: 31 August 2014 13:10
    Map location: 54.9111,-1.5836

  • 02 September 2014 18:10

    Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A1 northbound between A167 near Washington Birtley and A692 | Northbound | Congestion (1.97m SE of Gateshead, Gateshead)


    On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A167 Washington Birtley and the A692, there were delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:45 pm.

    First report: 02 September 2014 18:10
    Incident cleared: 02 September 2014 19:20
    Map location: 54.9184,-1.5996

Motorway/Road Information

Road
a68 Traffic
Origin
Emstrey, near Shrewsbury
Destination
Shrewsbury
Notes
Shrewsbury 

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local a68 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.

100.3 FMClassic FM (Pontop Pike)
100.7 FMReal Radio North East (Bilsdale)
101.0 FMClassic FM (Fenham)
101.8 FMReal Radio North East (Burnhope)
102.5 FMNE1 FM (Gateshead)
102.8 FMDurham FM (Durham)
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

Primary Destinations on the A68

A68 Primary Destinations

The following 'primary destinations' are towns and cities that appear on road signs on the A68, and are typically important or major conurbations along the route.

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