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Traffic incidents on the M5

The following M5 traffic incidents have been reported by The Highways Agency, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours. Click on an incident to view more information about the location, source and further details on the traffic map above.

M5: CONGESTIONOn the M5 northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J25 (Taunton), there are currently delays of 50 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

10.53m from Honiton.

M5: CONGESTIONOn the M5 northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J22 (Burnham on Sea), there are currently delays of 30 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

1.43m from Bridgewater.

M5: CONGESTIONOn the M5 southbound between junctions J16 (Thornbury) and J18 (Bristol), there are currently delays of 20 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:15 pm.

4.25m from Alveston.

M5: CONGESTIONOn the M5 northbound between J2 (Dudley) and the M6, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:00 pm.

0.38m from Smethwick.

M5: CONGESTIONOn the M5 northbound between junctions J12 (Gloucester) and J8 (Ross on Wye), there are currently delays of 20 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 5:30 pm.

2.93m from Tewkesbury.

M5: ACCIDENTCLEARED @ 12:30On the M5 northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton), there are currently delays of 10 mins due to an accident closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

7.98m from Exeter.

CLEARED @ 12:30

M5: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 15:00On the M5 northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) , minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 4:00 pm.

3.48m from Tewkesbury.

CLEARED @ 15:00

M5: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 13:30On the M5 northbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J6 (Worcester), minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing two lanes.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

1.47m from Worcester.

CLEARED @ 13:30

M5: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 13:00On the M5 southbound between junctions J20 (Nailsea) and J21 (Weston super Mare), minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

3.15m from Congresbury.

CLEARED @ 13:00

M5: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 13:00On the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J5 (Droitwich), there are currently delays of 10 mins due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

1.3m from Droitwich.

CLEARED @ 13:00

M5: CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 15:30On the M5 northbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J6 (Worcester), there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier broken down vehicle.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:45 pm.

5.09m from Malvern.

CLEARED @ 15:30

M5: CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 13:10On the M5 southbound between junctions J11A (Gloucester) and J15 (Almondsbury), there are currently delays of 15 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

1.48m from Gloucester.

CLEARED @ 13:10

M5: CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 12:40On the M5 northbound between junctions J31 (Bodmin) and J28 (Cullompton), there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

0.38m from Exminster.

CLEARED @ 12:40

M5: CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 12:00On the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J5 (Droitwich), there are currently delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 12:15 pm.

1.3m from Droitwich.

CLEARED @ 12:00

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M5 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported on the M5 by various highways agencies and official transport sources. Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROADWORKSOn the M5 northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 29 May 2015 to 6 am on 30 May 2015.

7.98m from Exeter.

ROADWORKSOn the M5 northbound at junction J11 (Cheltenham), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 29 May 2015 to 30 May 2015.

2.99m from Cheltenham.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 16:00On the M5 southbound at junction J4 (Bromsgrove), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 25 May 2015 to 31 July 2015.

3.24m from Bromsgrove.

ROADWORKSOn the M5 northbound at junction J4 (Bromsgrove), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 25 May 2015 to 31 July 2015.

3.24m from Bromsgrove.

ROADWORKSOn the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J4A (Birmingham), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , between 9:30 pm and 6 am, from 13 April 2015 to 28 June 2015.

1.3m from Droitwich.

ROADWORKSOn the M5 southbound between junctions J4A (Birmingham) and J6 (Worcester), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , between 8:30 pm and 6 am, from 13 April 2015 to 28 June 2015.

0.87m from Bromsgrove.

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CLEARED @ 12:30On the M5 northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton), there are currently delays of 10 mins due to an accident closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

7.98m from Exeter.

CLEARED @ 15:00On the M5 northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Ross on Wye) , minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 4:00 pm.

3.48m from Tewkesbury.

CLEARED @ 13:30On the M5 northbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J6 (Worcester), minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing two lanes.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

1.47m from Worcester.

CLEARED @ 13:00On the M5 southbound between junctions J20 (Nailsea) and J21 (Weston super Mare), minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

3.15m from Congresbury.

CLEARED @ 13:00On the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J5 (Droitwich), there are currently delays of 10 mins due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

1.3m from Droitwich.

On the M5 northbound between junctions J12 (Gloucester) and J8 (Ross on Wye), there are currently delays of 20 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 5:30 pm.

2.93m from Tewkesbury.

On the M5 northbound between J2 (Dudley) and the M6, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:00 pm.

0.38m from Smethwick.

On the M5 southbound between junctions J16 (Thornbury) and J18 (Bristol), there are currently delays of 20 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:15 pm.

4.25m from Alveston.

On the M5 northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J22 (Burnham on Sea), there are currently delays of 30 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

1.43m from Bridgewater.

CLEARED @ 15:30On the M5 northbound between junctions J7 (Worcester) and J6 (Worcester), there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier broken down vehicle.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:45 pm.

5.09m from Malvern.

CLEARED @ 13:10On the M5 southbound between junctions J11A (Gloucester) and J15 (Almondsbury), there are currently delays of 15 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:00 pm.

1.48m from Gloucester.

CLEARED @ 12:40On the M5 northbound between junctions J31 (Bodmin) and J28 (Cullompton), there are currently delays of 15 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:15 pm.

0.38m from Exminster.

On the M5 northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J25 (Taunton), there are currently delays of 50 mins due to heavy traffic .

Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

10.53m from Honiton.

CLEARED @ 12:00On the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J5 (Droitwich), there are currently delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 12:15 pm.

1.3m from Droitwich.

On the M5 northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 29 May 2015 to 6 am on 30 May 2015.

7.98m from Exeter.

On the M5 northbound at junction J11 (Cheltenham), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 29 May 2015 to 30 May 2015.

2.99m from Cheltenham.

CLEARED @ 16:00On the M5 southbound at junction J4 (Bromsgrove), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 25 May 2015 to 31 July 2015.

3.24m from Bromsgrove.

On the M5 northbound at junction J4 (Bromsgrove), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 25 May 2015 to 31 July 2015.

3.24m from Bromsgrove.

On the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J4A (Birmingham), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , between 9:30 pm and 6 am, from 13 April 2015 to 28 June 2015.

1.3m from Droitwich.

On the M5 southbound between junctions J4A (Birmingham) and J6 (Worcester), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , between 8:30 pm and 6 am, from 13 April 2015 to 28 June 2015.

0.87m from Bromsgrove.