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Traffic incidents on the M53

The following M53 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.

M53: BRIDGE OR BARRIER REPAIRSCLEARED @ 00:00The M53 southbound will be closed between junctions J1 (Bidston) and J3 (Tranmere), due to bridge repairs, from 9 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

1.93m from Wallasey.

CLEARED @ 00:00

M53: BRIDGE OR BARRIER REPAIRSCLEARED @ 00:00The M53 northbound will be closed between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J1 (Bidston), due to bridge repairs, from 9 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

CLEARED @ 00:00

M53 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported on the M53 by various highways agencies and official transport sources. Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROADWORKSThe M53 southbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10:06 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

0.4m from Ellesmere Port.

ROADWORKSThe M53 northbound exit slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 9:48 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

0.41m from Ellesmere Port.

ROADWORKSOn the M53 northbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J2 (West Kirby), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9:19 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

ROADWORKSThe M53 northbound will be closed at junction J2 (West Kirby), due to roadworks, from 9:19 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

ROADWORKSThe M53 northbound entry slip at junction J7 (Overpool) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 5 am, from 26 August 2015 to 28 August 2015.

1.34m from Ellesmere Port.

ROADWORKSThe M53 northbound exit slip at junction J7 (Overpool) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 5 am, from 26 August 2015 to 28 August 2015.

1.27m from Ellesmere Port.

ROADWORKSThe M53 southbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 12 pm on 6 February 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.2m from Birkenhead.

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CLEARED @ 00:00The M53 southbound will be closed between junctions J1 (Bidston) and J3 (Tranmere), due to bridge repairs, from 9 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

1.93m from Wallasey.

CLEARED @ 00:00The M53 northbound will be closed between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J1 (Bidston), due to bridge repairs, from 9 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

The M53 southbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10:06 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

0.4m from Ellesmere Port.

The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 9:48 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

0.41m from Ellesmere Port.

On the M53 northbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J2 (West Kirby), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9:19 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

The M53 northbound will be closed at junction J2 (West Kirby), due to roadworks, from 9:19 pm on 27 August 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J7 (Overpool) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 5 am, from 26 August 2015 to 28 August 2015.

1.34m from Ellesmere Port.

The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J7 (Overpool) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 5 am, from 26 August 2015 to 28 August 2015.

1.27m from Ellesmere Port.

The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J2 (West Kirby) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 12 pm on 6 February 2015 to 5 am on 28 August 2015.

2.2m from Birkenhead.