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M3 Westbound - Grass Cutting×
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Map 50.95--1.4Grass Cutting On the M3 slip road to the M27 eastbound , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to grass cutting on the roadside closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 26/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 3.75m N of Southampton, Hampshire
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First Reported: 26/11/2014, 21:40
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 50.95--1.4Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between the M27 westbound and junction J13 (Eastleigh), minor traffic delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

Location: M3, 3.54m N of Southampton, Hampshire
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First Reported: 27/11/2014, 02:40
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.06--1.29Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J10 (Winchester) and J9 (Winchester), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10 pm on 26/11/14 to 6 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 2.86m W of Winchester, Hampshire
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First Reported: 26/11/2014, 22:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.07--1.29Roadworks The M3 eastbound exit slip at junction J9 (Winchester) will be closed to traffic due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 26/11/14 to 6 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 3.82m SE of Winchester, Hampshire
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First Reported: 26/11/2014, 22:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.05--1.3Roadworks The M3 eastbound exit slip at junction J10 (Winchester) will be closed to traffic due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 26/11/14 to 6 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 2.33m W of Winchester, Hampshire
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First Reported: 26/11/2014, 22:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.29--0.91Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J5 (Hook) and J4A (Farnborough), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 26/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 3.32m NE of Fleet, Hampshire
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First Reported: 26/11/2014, 21:40
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.24--1.11Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J7 (Basingstoke) and J6 (Basingstoke), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9:35 pm and 6 am, from 24/11/14 to 3/12/14.

Location: M3, 2.34m W of Basingstoke, Hampshire
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First Reported: 25/11/2014, 21:50
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.17--1.23Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J8 (Andover) and J9 (Winchester), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9:05 pm and 6 am, from 22/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 8.27m N of Crawley, Hampshire
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First Reported: 25/11/2014, 21:40
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.17--1.23Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J8 (Andover) and J9 (Winchester), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 25/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 8.27m N of Crawley, Hampshire
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First Reported: 25/11/2014, 21:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 50.96--1.41Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between the M27 eastbound and junction J13 (Eastleigh), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 24/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 4.17m NW of Southampton, Hampshire
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First Reported: 25/11/2014, 20:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.4--0.54Roadworks On the M3 westbound entry slip at junction J2 (Gatwick M23) , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5:30 am, from 24/11/14 to 27/11/14. CLEARED @ 01:00

Location: M3, 1.79m E of Egham, Surrey
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First Reported: 24/11/2014, 22:30
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 01:00
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.4--0.53Roadworks On the M3 eastbound entry slip at junction J2 (Gatwick M23) , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5:30 am, from 16/11/14 to 1/12/14.

Location: M3, 1.76m E of Egham, Surrey
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First Reported: 16/11/2014, 22:30
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.39--0.47Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J1 (Sunbury) and J3 (Woking), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5:30 am, from 21/11/14 to 3/12/14.

Location: M3, 1.47m NE of Chertsey, Surrey
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First Reported: 11/11/2014, 21:30
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.37--0.61Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J2 (Gatwick M23) and J3 (Woking), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 9/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 3.14m SE of Ascot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 21:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.33--0.72Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J3 (Woking) and J4 (Guildford), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 7/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 2.73m SE of Bagshot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 21:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.33--0.72Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J3 (Woking) and J4 (Guildford), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 14/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 2.73m SE of Bagshot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.37--0.61Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J2 (Gatwick M23) and J3 (Woking), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 27/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 3.14m SE of Ascot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.37--0.61Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J3 (Woking) and J2 (Gatwick M23), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 19/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 3.12m SE of Ascot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.37--0.61Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J3 (Woking) and J2 (Gatwick M23), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 10/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 3.12m SE of Ascot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.36--0.68Roadworks On the M3 eastbound at junction J3 (Woking), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 14/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 0.73m SE of Bagshot
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.32--0.76Roadworks On the M3 eastbound at junction J4 (Guildford), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 27/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 3.56m E of Farnborough
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.34--0.72Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J4 (Guildford) and J3 (Woking), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 14/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 2.72m SE of Bagshot, Surrey
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First Reported: 07/11/2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.4--0.54Roadworks On the M3 westbound entry slip at junction J2 (Gatwick M23) , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , from 10 pm on 4/11/14 to 5 am on 28/03/2017.

Location: M3, 1.62m E of Egham, Surrey
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First Reported: 04/11/2014, 22:30
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.4--0.54Roadworks On the M3 westbound entry slip at junction J2 (Gatwick M23) , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 10 pm on 4/11/14 to 5 am on 28/03/2017.

Location: M3, 1.79m E of Egham, Surrey
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First Reported: 04/11/2014, 22:30
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.39--0.47Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J1 (Sunbury) and J2 (Gatwick M23), minor traffic delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 1.47m NE of Chertsey, Surrey
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First Reported: 03/11/2014, 22:30
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.31--0.78Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J4 (Guildford) and J4A (Farnborough), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 14/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 2.95m SE of Fleet, Hampshire
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First Reported: 03/11/2014, 21:50
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.3--0.82Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J5 (Hook) and J4A (Farnborough), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 14/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 1.22m SE of Fleet, Hampshire
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First Reported: 03/11/2014, 21:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.29--0.91Roadworks On the M3 eastbound between junctions J5 (Hook) and J4A (Farnborough), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 10/11/14 to 8/12/14.

Location: M3, 3.32m NE of Fleet, Hampshire
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First Reported: 03/11/2014, 21:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Westbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.24--1.11Roadworks On the M3 westbound between junctions J6 (Basingstoke) and J7 (Basingstoke), minor traffic delays are possible due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 5:30 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 2.37m W of Basingstoke, Hampshire
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First Reported: 12/10/2014, 21:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
M3 Eastbound - Roadworks×
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Map 51.26--1.07Roadworks On the M3 eastbound exit slip at junction J6 (Basingstoke) , minor traffic delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 0.95m E of Basingstoke, Hampshire
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First Reported: 11/10/2014, 22:20
Last Updated: 27/11/2014, 02:40
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Grass CuttingOn the M3 slip road to the M27 eastbound , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to grass cutting on the roadside closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 26/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location:
M3, 3.75m N of Southampton, Hampshire

M3 Roadworks

RoadworksOn the M3 eastbound between the M27 westbound and junction J13 (Eastleigh), minor traffic delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

Location: M3, 3.54m N of Southampton, Hampshire

RoadworksOn the M3 eastbound between junctions J10 (Winchester) and J9 (Winchester), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10 pm on 26/11/14 to 6 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 2.86m W of Winchester, Hampshire

RoadworksThe M3 eastbound exit slip at junction J9 (Winchester) will be closed to traffic due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 26/11/14 to 6 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 3.82m SE of Winchester, Hampshire

RoadworksThe M3 eastbound exit slip at junction J10 (Winchester) will be closed to traffic due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 26/11/14 to 6 am on 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 2.33m W of Winchester, Hampshire

RoadworksOn the M3 eastbound between junctions J5 (Hook) and J4A (Farnborough), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 26/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 3.32m NE of Fleet, Hampshire

RoadworksOn the M3 eastbound between junctions J7 (Basingstoke) and J6 (Basingstoke), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9:35 pm and 6 am, from 24/11/14 to 3/12/14.

Location: M3, 2.34m W of Basingstoke, Hampshire

RoadworksOn the M3 westbound between junctions J8 (Andover) and J9 (Winchester), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9:05 pm and 6 am, from 22/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 8.27m N of Crawley, Hampshire

RoadworksOn the M3 westbound between junctions J8 (Andover) and J9 (Winchester), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 25/11/14 to 27/11/14.

Location: M3, 8.27m N of Crawley, Hampshire

See map above for the full list of roadworks.

M3 Overview

Spanning a total distance of 59 miles, the M3 Motorway connects Sunbury on Thames (Surrey) to Southampton using a dual three-lane road. Completed in 1995 (after much local protest), the motorway was built to provide relief to the two single roads that carried the traffic to the central south coast from London, which were very congested.

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Average speeds are from the Highways Agency network journey time and traffic flow data May 2014.

Spanning a distance of 59 miles in length, the M3 motorway begins at Sunbury on Thames, and ends at Southampton. Building commenced in 1968, and although it faced opposition by locals at Twyford Down, it was opened to public use for vehicles in 1995. Traffic conditions can be congested at peak times in certain areas, in particular around Chandler's Ford in Eastleigh, Hampshire. In fact, records show that this section of the motorway carried an average of around 130,000 vehicles per day in 2008, putting it rather close to the flow of the M25 at 140,000 vehicles.

Also watch out at the junction where the M3 meets the M25, where traffic levels can peak at busy times of the day.

The Government recently announced that a major 'Smart Motorway' scheme would start in August 2014, bringing the installation of CCTV and SPECS cameras between junctions 2-4a - costing in excess of £129m - as well as strengthening of the hard shoulder and further improvements to the entry/exit slip roads along the length of this stretch of road. The new technology will be able to monitor conditions, reduce journey times, and help reduce traffic congestion.


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