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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:

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) .
Reason : Roadworks scheme.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : from 21:00 on 16 Feb 2018 to 05:00 on 3 Mar 2018.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J2 (West Kirby) and J1 (Bidston) .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.3m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) .
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) .
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J10 (Elton) .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.53m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J10 (Elton) and J11 (Runcorn) .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

1.93m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J10 (Elton) .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.12m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J6 (Eastham) and J8 (Overpool) .
Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 00:00 on 22 Feb 2018 to 06:00 on 22 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

1.54m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J11 (Runcorn) .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 Feb 2018 to 05:00 on 27 Apr 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.35m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J6 (Eastham) .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 Feb 2018 to 05:00 on 27 Apr 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.35m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound entry slip at junction J6 (Eastham) .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 Feb 2018 to 05:00 on 27 Apr 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.45m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J4 (Heswall) and J3 (Tranmere) .
Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.
Reason : Road repairs.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 1 Jul 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.95m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J4 (Heswall) .
Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.
Reason : Road repairs.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 1 Jul 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.61m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J2 (West Kirby) .
Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 Feb 2018.
Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.3m from Birkenhead.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 17:46Location : The M53 northbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J10 (Elton) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:45 and 18:00 on 19 Feb 2018.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

1.72m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 17:46

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 16:16Location : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J5 (Bebington) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:15 and 16:30 on 19 Feb 2018.

2.97m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 16:16

M53 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.

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CLEARED @ 17:46Location : northbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J10 (Elton) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:45 and 18:00 on 19 February 2018.

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

1.72m from Ellesmere Port.

53.26--2.88

CLEARED @ 16:16Location : southbound exit slip at junction J5 (Bebington) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:15 and 16:30 on 19 February 2018.

2.97m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.96

Location : northbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J2 (West Kirby) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.3m from Birkenhead.

53.39--3.09

Location : southbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J4 (Heswall) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 1 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.61m from Birkenhead.

53.37--3.07

Location : northbound between junctions J4 (Heswall) and J3 (Tranmere) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 1 July 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.95m from Birkenhead.

53.36--3.07

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 February 2018 to 05:00 on 27 April 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.45m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.95

Location : northbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J6 (Eastham) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 February 2018 to 05:00 on 27 April 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.35m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.89

Location : southbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J11 (Runcorn) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 February 2018 to 05:00 on 27 April 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.35m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.89

Location : southbound between junctions J6 (Eastham) and J8 (Overpool) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 00:00 on 22 February 2018 to 06:00 on 22 February 2018.

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

1.54m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.93

Location : southbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J10 (Elton) .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.12m from Ellesmere Port.

53.27--2.88

Location : southbound between junctions J10 (Elton) and J11 (Runcorn) .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

1.93m from Ellesmere Port.

53.26--2.87

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J10 (Elton) .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.53m from Ellesmere Port.

53.27--2.88

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.39--3.09

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

Location : northbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.39--3.09

Location : northbound between junctions J2 (West Kirby) and J1 (Bidston) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 20 February 2018.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.

2.3m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Reason : Roadworks scheme.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 21:00 on 16 February 2018 to 05:00 on 3 March 2018.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.39--3.09