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Traffic incidents

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

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J8 (Overpool) and J10 (Elton) .
Reason : Roadside Drains Works.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 18 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.39m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J7 (Overpool) and J6 (Eastham) .
Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 19 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

1.33m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J4 (Heswall) and J3 (Tranmere) .
Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 19 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.

3.95m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J7 (Overpool) .
Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 19 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 20 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

1.28m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J10 (Elton) .
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : from 22:42 on 17 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 18 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.5m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .
Reason : Roadworks.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : from 22:58 on 17 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 18 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.4m from Ellesmere Port.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 23:31Location : The M53 southbound between junctions J8 (Overpool) and J9 (Ellesmere Port) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:30 and 23:45 on 17 Oct 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

0.47m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 23:31

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 23:11Location : The M53 northbound at junction J8 (Overpool) .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:00 and 23:15 on 17 Oct 2017.

0.71m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 23:11

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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Location : southbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 22:58 on 17 October 2017 to 05:00 on 18 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.4m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.89

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 22:42 on 17 October 2017 to 05:00 on 18 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.5m from Ellesmere Port.

53.28--2.89

CLEARED @ 23:31Location : southbound between junctions J8 (Overpool) and J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:30 and 23:45 on 17 October 2017.

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

0.47m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

CLEARED @ 23:11Location : northbound at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:00 and 23:15 on 17 October 2017.

0.71m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.91

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J7 (Overpool) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 19 October 2017 to 05:00 on 20 October 2017.

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

1.28m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.92

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2017 to 05:00 on 19 October 2017.

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

3.95m from Birkenhead.

53.34--3.03

Location : northbound between junctions J7 (Overpool) and J6 (Eastham) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2017 to 05:00 on 19 October 2017.

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

1.33m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.92

Location : southbound between junctions J8 (Overpool) and J10 (Elton) .

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 18 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.39m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9