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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M23 motorway:

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Motorway Information

Motorway
M23
Description
Linking Hooley in Surrey (just north of the M25, and south of Coulsdon) to Crawley.
Counties
Surrey, West Sussex
Length
Constructed 19741975 
Existed Since
Major junctions 
Completed
Marling Glen, Surrey 
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      Traffic Legend

      Traffic A20 East

      Traffic A20 East 51.389477,0.190685Multiple Vehicle Accident

      The A20 from Sidcup towards Swanley exit slip to the M25 is closed, due to a multi-vehicle accident. Road expected to re-open from 6:00 pm.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic A20

      Traffic Argyle Street All Directions

      Traffic Argyle Street All Directions 51.529696,-.124347Other Unplanned

      Euston Road (Westbound) at the junction of Argyle Street - Lane one closed overnight to facilitate subway works.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Battersea Bridge Road All Directions

      Battersea Bridge Road All Directions 51.47269,-.165703Emergency

      Battersea Park Road (Eastbound) at the junction of Battersea Bridge Road - Lane one is closed due to an emergency gas leak Traffic flows are normal for the time of day.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Blackfriars Underpass West Bound

      Traffic Blackfriars Underpass West Bound 51.510849,-.100621Broken Down Vehicle

      Blackfriars Underpass (Westbound) - broken down vehicle removed. Vehicle removed. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Blackwall Tunnel (South Bore) South Bound

      Traffic Blackwall Tunnel (South Bore) South Bound 51.507125,-.004575Broken Down Vehicle

      Blackwall Tunnel (Southbound Bore) (Southbound): the broken down motorcycle in the tunnel has been removed. All congestion resulting from this broken down vehicle has cleared (although tailback remain at the present time - see separate entry).

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach All Directions

      Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach All Directions 51.512309,-.008279Congestion

      Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach (Southbound) at the junction of East India Dock Road - Congestion due cleared. A12 Southbound traffic flows have returned to normal for the time of day.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Bread Street All Directions

      Traffic Bread Street All Directions 51.513139,-.09489Sports Event

      Ludgate Circus (All Directions) - there is a early morning ceremonial rehearsal taking place involving full road closures from The Aldwych to Mansion House. All closures have now been lifted, residual delays are clearing from High Holborn area.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Burlington Road Roundabout Traffic All Directions

      Burlington Road Roundabout Traffic All Directions 51.399314,-.243823Other Unplanned

      Burlington Road between High Street and Malden Way (Kingston By Pass) - road is closed due to a fire. Traffic is flowing well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Campden Hill Road All Directions

      Traffic Campden Hill Road All Directions 51.508511,-.199788Accident

      Notting Hill Gate (Westbound) at the junction of Campden Hill Road. Road closure following a collision. Notting Hill Gate westbound has reopened following the earlier road trafic collision. Traffic is flowing well in the area.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Cock Lane All Directions

      Traffic Cock Lane All Directions 51.517152,-.103357Other Unplanned

      Giltspur Street (All Directions) closed to facilitate an event. No restrictions in place.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Crestfield Street All Directions

      Crestfield Street All Directions 51.530252,-.123201Other Unplanned

      Euston Road (Eastbound) at the junction of Crestfield Street - Lane one closed overnight outside Kings Cross station to facilitate pavement works.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Crown Lane Traffic All Directions

      Crown Lane Traffic All Directions 51.38952,.037046Accident

      Bromley Common (Southbound) at the junction of Crown Lane - There is a collision at this location. The southbound carriageway is blocked due a collision. Police are directing traffic. Expect delays

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Cumberland Road All Directions

      Traffic Cumberland Road All Directions 51.5035,-.332777Accident

      All lanes reopened. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Edgware Road Traffic All Directions

      Edgware Road Traffic All Directions 51.519056,-.169315Broken Down Vehicle

      Praed Street (northbound) at the junction of Edgware Road - A broken down van is blocking the middle lane. Vehicle has been recovered.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Factory Road All Directions

      Factory Road All Directions 51.502012,.044159Other Unplanned

      Albert Road junction with Saville Road (All Directions): There is a reported building fire at this location. All restrictions have now been lifted. There are no reports of congestion in the area.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Fairmead All Directions

      Fairmead All Directions 51.38188,-.278021Emergency

      Tolworth Rise North (Northbound) - Lane restriction on on-slip to northbound A3 at the junction of Fairmead due to emergency gas works. Restrictions have been removed. All lanes open.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Fairoak Lane Traffic All Directions

      Fairoak Lane Traffic All Directions 51.341757,-.320697Congestion

      Leatherhead Road (Northbound). Traffic is moving well. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Gliddon Road All Directions

      Gliddon Road All Directions 51.489992,-.213239Accident

      Talgarth Road (Westbound) between Gliddon Road North End Road - Lane one is blocked following a collision. Traffic is slow moving on approach, expect delays.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Greenwich South Street Traffic All Directions

      Greenwich South Street Traffic All Directions 51.477939,-.011841Accident

      Greenwich High Road (Westbound) at the junction of Greenwich South Street - now clear. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Grotto Road All Directions

      Grotto Road All Directions 51.442607,-.335387Accident

      Cross Deep (All Directions) junction with Grotto Road. All closures have been removed - Traffic flows have returned to normal in the area

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Grove End Road All Directions

      Traffic Grove End Road All Directions 51.5343,-.17427Congestion

      Wellington Road (Northbound) at the junction of Grove End Road - The traffic signals have been damaged. Police are partially blocking the junction for safety reasons. No restrictions in place.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Harrington Square All Directions

      Harrington Square All Directions 51.534446,-.138631Other Unplanned

      Hampstead Road junction with Harrington Square (Southbound): There is a low defective road sign at this location. The sign has now been made safe.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Jardine Road All Directions

      Jardine Road All Directions 51.50996,-.0439Broken Down Vehicle

      Rotherhithe Tunnel (Northbound) there is a broken down vehicle paritally blocking the road. Approach with care. The tunnel has been opened in both directions. Traffic is light and flowing well in the area.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Johnson Road All Directions

      Johnson Road All Directions 51.389886,.034618Accident

      Bromley Common (Southbound) at the junction of Johnson Road - Road now reopened. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Kennington Oval All Directions

      Traffic Kennington Oval All Directions 51.484712,-.11554Accident

      Harleyford Road junction with Kennington Oval (Northbound) There is a collision at this location. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Larkbere Road All Directions

      Traffic Larkbere Road All Directions 51.427256,-.040245Accident

      Sydenham Road (Both Directions) at the junction of Larkbere Road - Reports of an accident at this location. Traffic is flowing well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Leathwell Road Traffic All Directions

      Leathwell Road Traffic All Directions 51.467859,-.017566Other Unplanned

      Thurston Road (Both Directions) at the junction of Leathwell Road - The road will be closed overnight to facilitate bridge maintenance works.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Limehouse Link All Directions

      Limehouse Link All Directions 51.508587,-.032256Broken Down Vehicle

      Limehouse Link Tunnel (Westbound) Lane one is blocked by a broken down vehicle. The vehicle has now been removed - all lanes are open.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Limehouse Link Tunnel Traffic East Bound

      Limehouse Link Tunnel Traffic East Bound 51.508572,-.031911Broken Down Vehicle

      Limehouse Link Tunnel (Eastbound) - lane one blocked due to broken down car. Vehicle has now been recovered. All lanes now reopen. Traffic flowing well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Lingham Street Traffic All Directions

      Lingham Street Traffic All Directions 51.470694,-.124194Accident

      Clapham Road (Both Directions) at the junction of Lingham Street- there is a collision at this location. Road reopened - accident cleared

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Long Road Traffic All Directions

      Long Road Traffic All Directions 51.461143,-.143418Accident

      Clapham Common North Side (Eastbound) at the junction of Long Road. Road reopened and traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Macbean Street Traffic All Directions

      Macbean Street Traffic All Directions 51.492157,.06587Other Unplanned

      Beresford Street (Both Directions) at the junction of Macbean Street - One lane closed to facilitate the creation of a new road junction for a hotel complex. Lane one (of two) closure in place. Traffic is moving well on approach.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Marylebone Flyover Traffic All Directions

      Marylebone Flyover Traffic All Directions 51.519923,-.170102Broken Down Vehicle

      Marylebone Road (Eastbound) lane one closed due to a broken down van. Vehicle has been recovered.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Nine Elms Lane East Bound

      Nine Elms Lane East Bound 51.484454,-.126985Other Unplanned

      Nine Elms Lane (Eastbound) at the junction of St George's Wharf - Lane one closed to facilitate the removal of hoarding.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Palace Street All Directions

      Traffic Palace Street All Directions 51.498975,-.142556Other Unplanned

      Buckingham Palace Road (All Directions) at the junction of Buckingham Gate - Temporary traffic signals in operation to facilitate road works. The temporary traffic lights have been removed and traffic flows have returned to normal.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Park Crescent Traffic All Directions

      Park Crescent Traffic All Directions 51.523478,-.147945Congestion

      Marylebone Road (All Directions) at the junction of Park Crescent the traffic signals are not working correctly. Traffic is flowing normally for the time of day.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Park Row Traffic All Directions

      Park Row Traffic All Directions 51.482786,-.003105Broken Down Vehicle

      Trafalgar Road (Eastbound) at the junction of Park Row - Lane blocked due to a broken down tanker The broken down has now been removed and all lanes are open. Traffic is flowing well

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Peninsular Park Road Traffic All Directions

      Peninsular Park Road Traffic All Directions 51.489943,.022146Other Unplanned

      Bugsby's Way (Both Directions) at the junction of Peninsular Park Road - lane closure to enable Network Rail to carry out bridge repainting programme.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Piccadilly Traffic All Directions

      Piccadilly Traffic All Directions 51.503036,-.151945Congestion

      Park Lane (Southbound) at the junction of Hyde Park Corner - Congestion on approach. Congestion has cleared.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Power Road All Directions

      Traffic Power Road All Directions 51.493167,-.282272Accident

      Gunnersbury Avenue (North Circular Road) (Southbound) at the junction of Power Road - Collision vehicles have now been cleared. Traffic flowing well in the area.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Prince Of Wales Road Traffic All Directions

      Prince Of Wales Road Traffic All Directions 51.473025,.015112Congestion

      Shooters Hill Road (All Directions) The traffic lights at the junction are now working. Traffic is moving well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Purley Downs Road All Directions

      Purley Downs Road All Directions 51.337399,-.082621Accident

      Sanderstead Hill (Both Directions) at the junction of Sundown Avenue - Possible lane closures because of a collision. The road has reopened.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Rotherhithe Tunnel All Directions

      Traffic Rotherhithe Tunnel All Directions 51.50138,-.050349Broken Down Vehicle

      Rotherhithe Tunnel (All Directions) - Tunnel has fully re-opened. Traffic flows are returning to normal for time of day. Tunnel has fully re-opened. Traffic flows are returning to normal for time of day.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Ryecotes Mead Traffic All Directions

      Ryecotes Mead Traffic All Directions 51.443056,-.081404Accident

      Dulwich Common (Both Directions) at the junction of Ryecotes Mead - All lanes are now open. All lanes are now open. Traffic is flowing well in the area.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Shaftesbury Avenue Traffic All Directions

      Shaftesbury Avenue Traffic All Directions 51.515817,-.126577Congestion

      High Holborn (All Directions) at the junction of Endell Street - The traffic lights are not working. Signals have been restored.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Traffic Stratheden Road All Directions

      Traffic Stratheden Road All Directions 51.473549,.015782Congestion

      SFM Asset: 06/000001Shooters Hill Road (All Directions) at the junction of Prince Of Wales Road - The traffic lights are not working The traffic lights are not working at this junction, approach with care

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Threadneedle Street East Bound

      Threadneedle Street East Bound 51.514347,-.084043Obstruction

      Threadneedle Street (Eastbound) at the junction of Bishopsgate - A parked lorry is causing an obstruction. Broken down vehicle has been moved. Traffic flowing well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Tolworth Roundabout All Directions

      Tolworth Roundabout All Directions 51.379228,-.281124Broken Down Vehicle

      On Tolworth Broadway (Southbound) at the junction with A3 Tolworth Roundabout, there is a broken down vehicle blocking lane two of three). Approach with caution. All lanes have reopened. Traffic is flowing well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Upper Richmond Road All Directions

      Upper Richmond Road All Directions 51.456647,-.203415Broken Down Vehicle

      West Hill (Westbound) at the junction of Upper Richmond Road - Lane two blocked due to broken down van. The broken down van has been recovered and traffic flows ahve returned to normal.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Viking Gardens All Directions

      Viking Gardens All Directions 51.51973,.047051Broken Down Vehicle

      Newham Way (Eastbound) at the junction of Noel Road - All lanes now open. All lanes now open.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      West Hill All Directions

      West Hill All Directions 51.454319,-.209941Emergency

      West Hill (westbound) between Keswick Road and Portinscale Road. Partial lane one restriction. All lanes have reopened on West Hill -Works are complete - Traffic flows have returned to normal

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      Western Avenue East Bound

      Western Avenue East Bound 51.520746,-.263349Broken Down Vehicle

      Western Avenue (Eastbound) near the junction of Victoria Road lane one blocked by a broken down van. Vehicle has been recovered. Traffis is flowing well.

      Reported: 19 April 2014 18:00

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      M23 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Saturday) in Redhill will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 58°f and a night time temperature of 42°f (14°c/5°c). Wind will be coming in from the ENE, reaching 11mph.

      Tomorrow (Sunday) will see cloudy with light rain , with wind reaching 16 miles per hour from the E. Daytime temperatures will reach 56°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 46°f (13°c/7°c).

      Wind from the SSE will reach 6 mph in Redhill on Monday, with light rain showers in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 67°f, and 46°f overnight (19°c/6°c).

      Tuesday's weather will be white cloud in Redhill, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 68°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 68°f (20°c/7°c).

      Redhill
      19 APR
      MAX 58° (14°c)
      MIN 42° (5°c)
      WIND 11mph (ENE)
      20 APR
      MAX 56° (13°c)
      MIN 46° (7°c)
      WIND 16mph (E)
      21 APR
      MAX 67° (19°c)
      MIN 44° (6°c)
      WIND 6mph (SSE)
      22 APR
      MAX 68° (20°c)
      MIN 45° (7°c)
      WIND 4mph (NE)

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