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M42 Northbound - Broken Down Vehicle×
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Traffic Location - 52.49,-1.71Broken Down Vehicle Traffic M42: On the M42 northbound at junction J7A (M1/M6), minor traffic delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:45 pm. CLEARED @ 14:30

Location: M42, 3.09m SW of Castle Bromwich
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First Reported: 20 October 2014, 14:00
Last Updated: 20 October 2014, 14:30
M42 Southbound - Resurfacing×
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Traffic Location - 52.42,-1.72Resurfacing Traffic M42: On the M42 southbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham E) and J4 (Shirley), expect delays of up to 30 mins at peak times due to carriageway resurfacing closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 23/07/14 to 8/11/14.

Location: M42, 0.97m W of Hampton In Arden, West Midlands
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First Reported: 23 July 2014, 20:30
Last Updated: 21 October 2014, 03:10
M42 Southbound - Roadworks×
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Traffic Location - 52.35,-2.07Roadworks M42 Traffic: On the M42 slip road to the M5 northbound , minor traffic delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am on 21/10/14.

Location: M42, 1.47m SW of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
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First Reported: 17 October 2014, 20:20
Last Updated: 21 October 2014, 03:10
M42 Southbound - Roadworks×
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Traffic Location - 52.45,-1.71Roadworks Traffic M42: On the M42 southbound exit slip at junction J6 (Birmingham E) , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 15/10/14 to 30/11/14.

Location: M42, 3.79m E of Solihull, West Midlands
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First Reported: 18 October 2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 21 October 2014, 03:10
M42 Northbound - Roadworks×
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Traffic Location - 52.44,-1.71Roadworks M42 Traffic: On the M42 northbound exit slip at junction J6 (Birmingham E) , minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 15/10/14 to 30/11/14.

Location: M42, 3.57m SE of Solihull, West Midlands
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First Reported: 18 October 2014, 20:10
Last Updated: 21 October 2014, 03:10
M42 Northbound - Roadworks×
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Traffic Location - 52.39,-1.77Roadworks Traffic M42: On the M42 northbound between junctions J4 (Shirley) and J6 (Birmingham E), expect delays of up to 30 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 12:01 am on 26/08/14 to 6 am on 23/10/14.

Location: M42, 1.72m W of Solihull, West Midlands
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First Reported: 19 August 2014, 02:04
Last Updated: 21 October 2014, 03:10
M42 Southbound - Roadworks×
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Traffic Location - 52.35,-2.07Roadworks M42 Traffic: The M42 slip road to the M5 northbound will be closed to traffic due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 20/10/14 to 24/10/14.

Location: M42, 1.47m SW of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
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First Reported: 14 October 2014, 22:10
Last Updated: 21 October 2014, 03:10
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Part of the Birmingham orbital motorway, from the M5 near Bromsgrove, running around the south and east of Birmingham and continuing north towards Measham. A section near Coleshill has been replaced by the M6 Toll.

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