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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents have been reported by The Highways Agency, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 09:51Location : The M20 westbound exit slip at junction J7 (Maidstone) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 17 Oct 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

2.24m from Maidstone. CLEARED @ 09:51

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 09:01Location : The M20 westbound exit slip at junction J8 (Maidstone) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:45 and 09:00 on 17 Oct 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

1.99m from Leeds. CLEARED @ 09:01

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 08:31Location : The M20 westbound entry slip at junction J5 (Aylesford) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45 on 17 Oct 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

0.94m from Aylesford. CLEARED @ 08:31

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 08:21Location : The M20 westbound entry slip at junction J6 (Maidstone) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 17 Oct 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

1.59m from Aylesford. CLEARED @ 08:21

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 09:21Location : The M20 westbound between junctions J5 (Aylesford) and J4 (West Malling) .
Reason : Broken down vehicle with a gearbox issue.
Status : Cleared.

1.06m from Aylesford. CLEARED @ 09:21

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 09:21Location : The M20 westbound between junctions J8 (Maidstone) and J5 (Aylesford) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 17 Oct 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 20 minutes against expected traffic.
Earlier Reason : Caused by the earlier broken down vehicle with a gearbox issue.

1.95m from Aylesford. CLEARED @ 09:21

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 10:31Location : The M20 westbound between junctions J3 (Sevenoaks) and J1 .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason : Horticultural works.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 17 Oct 2017.

6.3m from Dartford. CLEARED @ 10:31

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 10:31Location : The M20 eastbound between junctions J8 (Maidstone) and J9 (Ashford) .
Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 Oct 2017 to 21 Oct 2017.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 23 Oct 2017 to 26 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

1.74m from Leeds. CLEARED @ 10:31

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 10:31Location : The M20 eastbound between junctions J8 (Maidstone) and J9 (Ashford) .
Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 20:00 on 17 Oct 2017 to 06:00 on 18 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

6.39m from Ashford. CLEARED @ 10:31

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 10:31Location : The M20 westbound entry slip at junction J2 (Paddock Wood) .
Reason : Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 23:00 on 20 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 21 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.86m from Sevenoaks. CLEARED @ 10:31

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 10:31Location : The M20 westbound between junctions J3 (Sevenoaks) and J1 .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason : Horticultural works.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 17 Oct 2017.

5.69m from Sevenoaks. CLEARED @ 10:31

M20 Roadworks

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

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CLEARED @ 09:51Location : westbound exit slip at junction J7 (Maidstone) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 17 October 2017.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

2.24m from Maidstone.

51.29-0.56

CLEARED @ 09:01Location : westbound exit slip at junction J8 (Maidstone) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:45 and 09:00 on 17 October 2017.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

1.99m from Leeds.

51.26-0.62

CLEARED @ 08:31Location : westbound entry slip at junction J5 (Aylesford) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45 on 17 October 2017.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

0.94m from Aylesford.

51.3-0.48

CLEARED @ 08:21Location : westbound entry slip at junction J6 (Maidstone) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 17 October 2017.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

1.59m from Aylesford.

51.3-0.51

CLEARED @ 09:21Location : westbound between junctions J5 (Aylesford) and J4 (West Malling) .

Reason : Broken down vehicle with a gearbox issue.

Status : Cleared.

1.06m from Aylesford.

51.3-0.48

CLEARED @ 09:21Location : westbound between junctions J8 (Maidstone) and J5 (Aylesford) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 17 October 2017.

Delay : There are currently delays of 20 minutes against expected traffic.

Earlier Reason : Caused by the earlier broken down vehicle with a gearbox issue.

1.95m from Aylesford.

51.3-0.52

CLEARED @ 10:31Location : westbound between junctions J3 (Sevenoaks) and J1 .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 17 October 2017.

6.3m from Dartford.

51.36-0.26

CLEARED @ 10:31Location : eastbound between junctions J8 (Maidstone) and J9 (Ashford) .

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 October 2017 to 21 October 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 23 October 2017 to 26 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

1.74m from Leeds.

51.26-0.63

CLEARED @ 10:31Location : eastbound between junctions J8 (Maidstone) and J9 (Ashford) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 17 October 2017 to 06:00 on 18 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

6.39m from Ashford.

51.2-0.77

CLEARED @ 10:31Location : westbound entry slip at junction J2 (Paddock Wood) .

Reason : Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 23:00 on 20 October 2017 to 05:00 on 21 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.86m from Sevenoaks.

51.31-0.32

CLEARED @ 10:31Location : westbound between junctions J3 (Sevenoaks) and J1 .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 17 October 2017.

5.69m from Sevenoaks.

51.34-0.27