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Traffic incidents

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

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 05:38Location : The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .
Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.
Reason : Broken down vehicle.
Status : Currently Active.
Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 06:15 and 06:30 on 21 Jul 2018.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 06:15 and 06:30 on 21 Jul 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.87m from Smethwick. CLEARED @ 05:38

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 07:18Location : The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J19 (Portishead) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:15 and 07:30 on 21 Jul 2018.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

2.48m from Avonmouth. CLEARED @ 07:18

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 05:08Location : The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J24 (Bridgwater) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:00 and 05:15 on 21 Jul 2018.

2.01m from Bridgewater. CLEARED @ 05:08

M5 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.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 03:08Location : southbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Reason : Emergency Litter Clearance.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 Jul 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

5.29m from Malvern.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 03:48Location : southbound entry slip at junction J15 (Almondsbury) from M4 eastbound.

Reason : Barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 Jul 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.56m from Alveston.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 05:58Location : northbound entry slip at junction J15 (Almondsbury) .

Reason : Barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 Jul 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.56m from Alveston.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 05:48Location : southbound between junctions J20 (Nailsea) and J21 (Weston super Mare) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 Jul 2018.

Lanes Closed : There are three of four lanes closed.

4.85m from Congresbury.

ROAD WORKSLocation : northbound between junctions J2 (Dudley) and J1 (West Bromwich) .

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 Aug 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

1.03m from Smethwick.

ROAD WORKSLocation : southbound between junctions J1 (West Bromwich) and J2 (Dudley) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 Aug 2018.

1.1m from West Bromwich.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 05:58Location : southbound entry slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 Jul 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.83m from Taunton.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 05:58Location : southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J26 (Wellington) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 Jul 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.92m from Taunton.

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CLEARED @ 05:38Location : southbound exit slip at junction J2 (Dudley) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Reason : Broken down vehicle.

Status : Currently Active.

Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 06:15 and 06:30 on 21 July 2018.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 06:15 and 06:30 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.87m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

CLEARED @ 07:18Location : northbound exit slip at junction J19 (Portishead) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 07:15 and 07:30 on 21 July 2018.

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

2.48m from Avonmouth.

51.48--2.71

CLEARED @ 05:08Location : northbound exit slip at junction J24 (Bridgwater) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:00 and 05:15 on 21 July 2018.

2.01m from Bridgewater.

51.1--3

CLEARED @ 03:08Location : southbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J8 (Ross on Wye) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Reason : Emergency Litter Clearance.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

5.29m from Malvern.

52.11--2.19

CLEARED @ 03:48Location : southbound entry slip at junction J15 (Almondsbury) from M4 eastbound.

Reason : Barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.56m from Alveston.

51.55--2.55

CLEARED @ 05:58Location : northbound entry slip at junction J15 (Almondsbury) .

Reason : Barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.56m from Alveston.

51.55--2.55

CLEARED @ 05:48Location : southbound between junctions J20 (Nailsea) and J21 (Weston super Mare) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There are three of four lanes closed.

4.85m from Congresbury.

51.43--2.84

Location : northbound between junctions J2 (Dudley) and J1 (West Bromwich) .

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 August 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

1.03m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

Location : southbound between junctions J1 (West Bromwich) and J2 (Dudley) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 August 2018.

1.1m from West Bromwich.

52.51--1.97

CLEARED @ 05:58Location : southbound entry slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.83m from Taunton.

51.02--3.06

CLEARED @ 05:58Location : southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J26 (Wellington) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.92m from Taunton.

51.04--3.04

CLEARED @ 05:58Location : northbound entry slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.77m from Taunton.

51.02--3.06

CLEARED @ 05:58Location : northbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J24 (Bridgwater) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 21 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

1.73m from Taunton.

51.01--3.07

Location : northbound between junctions J3 (Kidderminster) and J2 (Dudley) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 December 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.52m from Halesowen.

52.45--2.01

Location : northbound between junctions J3 (Kidderminster) and J2 (Dudley) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 28 September 2018.

1.45m from Halesowen.

52.45--2.02

Location : northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J5 (Droitwich) .

Reason : Roadworks scheme.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 06:08 on 1 May 2018 to 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

2m from Worcester.

52.21--2.16

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

1.77m from Worcester.

52.21--2.16

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

2.21m from Worcester.

52.22--2.16

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks scheme.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 06:08 on 1 May 2018 to 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

2.21m from Worcester.

52.22--2.16

Location : southbound between junctions J5 (Droitwich) and J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

1.88m from Droitwich.

52.24--2.13

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

2m from Worcester.

52.21--2.16

Location : northbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

1.53m from Worcester.

52.19--2.17

Location : southbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J7 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

2.21m from Worcester.

52.22--2.16

Location : southbound entry slip at junction J6 (Worcester) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

1.99m from Worcester.

52.21--2.16

Location : northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J5 (Droitwich) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

2.2m from Worcester.

52.22--2.16

Location : northbound between junctions J4A (Birmingham) and J4 (Bromsgrove) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

1.05m from Bromsgrove.

52.35--2.08

Location : northbound between junction J3 (Kidderminster) and the M6 .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 16:23 on 1 September 2017 to 06:00 on 31 August 2018.

1.63m from Halesowen.

52.45--2.01

Location : northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J4A (Birmingham) .

Reason : Roadworks scheme.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 21:00 on 18 July 2018 to 06:00 on 20 December 2018.

2.2m from Worcester.

52.22--2.16

Location : northbound between junctions J5 (Droitwich) and J4 (Bromsgrove) .

Reason : Roadworks scheme.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 06:04 on 16 January 2018 to 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

0.75m from Bromsgrove.

52.33--2.08

Location : northbound between junctions J5 (Droitwich) and J4A (Birmingham) .

Lane Closures : Lane four is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.

0.75m from Bromsgrove.

52.33--2.08

Location : southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 12:30 on 28 September 2018.

3.04m from Taunton.

51.04--3.04

Location : southbound at junction J21 (Weston super Mare) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 12:30 on 28 September 2018.

3.53m from Weston-super-Mare.

51.36--2.89

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 July 2018 to 06:00 on 28 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

9.72m from Honiton.

50.86--3.38

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J19 (Portishead) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 08:00 on 23 July 2018 to 16:00 on 23 July 2018.

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

2.53m from Avonmouth.

51.48--2.72

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J20 (Nailsea) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 08:00 on 23 July 2018 to 16:00 on 23 July 2018.

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

4.62m from Congresbury.

51.43--2.84

Location : northbound between junctions J18A (South Wales) and J17 (Bristol West) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 12 August 2018.

1m from Avonmouth.

51.5--2.67

Location : northbound between junctions J18A (South Wales) and J17 (Bristol West) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 23 July 2018 to 18:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018.

1m from Avonmouth.

51.5--2.67

Location : northbound between junctions J19 (Portishead) and J18 (Bristol) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 23 July 2018 to 18:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018.

2.07m from Avonmouth.

51.48--2.7

Location : northbound between junctions J19 (Portishead) and J18 (Bristol) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 12 August 2018.

2.07m from Avonmouth.

51.48--2.7

Location : southbound between junctions J18 (Bristol) and J19 (Portishead) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 23 July 2018 to 18:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018.

0.99m from Avonmouth.

51.5--2.68

Location : southbound between junctions J18 (Bristol) and J19 (Portishead) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 12 August 2018.

0.99m from Avonmouth.

51.5--2.68

Location : southbound between junctions J17 (Bristol West) and J18 (Bristol) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 23 July 2018 to 18:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018.

3.3m from Avonmouth.

51.53--2.62

Location : southbound between junctions J17 (Bristol West) and J18 (Bristol) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 12 August 2018.

3.3m from Avonmouth.

51.53--2.62

Location : northbound between junctions J18A (South Wales) and J17 (Bristol West) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 12 August 2018.

2.95m from Avonmouth.

51.52--2.63

Location : northbound between junctions J18A (South Wales) and J17 (Bristol West) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 23 July 2018 to 18:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018.

2.95m from Avonmouth.

51.52--2.63

Location : northbound between junctions J18A (South Wales) and J17 (Bristol West) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 12 August 2018.

2m from Avonmouth.

51.52--2.65

Location : northbound between junctions J18A (South Wales) and J17 (Bristol West) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:01 on 23 July 2018 to 18:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018.

2m from Avonmouth.

51.52--2.65

Location : northbound between junctions J14 (Dursley) and J13 (Stroud) .

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 08:00 on 27 July 2018 to 16:30 on 27 July 2018.

4.02m from Slimbridge.

51.68--2.4

Location : southbound between junctions J3 (Kidderminster) and J4 (Bromsgrove) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 December 2018 to 06:00 on 21 December 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.42m from Halesowen.

52.44--2.02

Location : southbound at junction J1 (West Bromwich) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 July 2018 to 06:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 July 2018 to 06:00 on 26 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.15m from West Bromwich.

52.52--1.97

Location : southbound entry slip at junction J1 (West Bromwich) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 07:00 on 22 July 2018 to 18:00 on 22 July 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 18:00 from 28 July 2018 to 29 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.13m from West Bromwich.

52.51--1.97

Location : southbound between junctions J1 (West Bromwich) and J2 (Dudley) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 July 2018 to 06:00 on 23 July 2018.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 July 2018 to 06:00 on 26 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.13m from West Bromwich.

52.51--1.97

Location : southbound between junctions J2 (Dudley) and J3 (Kidderminster) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 December 2018 to 06:00 on 21 December 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.27m from Smethwick.

52.49--2.02

Location : southbound between junctions J4A (Birmingham) and J5 (Droitwich) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 July 2018 to 05:00 on 26 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.

0.82m from Bromsgrove.

52.34--2.08

Location : northbound between junctions J17 (Bristol West) and J16 (Thornbury) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 July 2018 to 05:00 on 26 July 2018.

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

3.99m from Alveston.

51.54--2.59