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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 entry slip at junction J7 (Overpool) .

Reason : Planned Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

1.3m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J2 (West Kirby) and J3 (Tranmere) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

2.35m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J8 (Overpool) and J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.84m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J10 (Elton) and J8 (Overpool) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.52m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound entry slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 Mar 2017 to 4 Apr 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.64m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 Mar 2017 to 4 Apr 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.78m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 Mar 2017 to 4 Apr 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 Mar 2017 to 4 Apr 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.78m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 06:00 on 2 Apr 2017 to 12:00 on 2 Apr 2017.

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

2.73m from Chester.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 00:00 on 2 Apr 2017 to 23:59 on 13 Jun 2017.

0.43m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 06:00 on 2 Apr 2017 to 12:00 on 2 Apr 2017.

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

2.7m from Chester.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.27m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J2 (West Kirby) and J3 (Tranmere) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

2.35m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J2 (West Kirby) and J1 (Bidston) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

2.01m from Wallasey.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J2 (West Kirby) and J3 (Tranmere) .

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 31 Mar 2017 to 05:00 on 1 Apr 2017.

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

2.27m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound between junctions J3 (Tranmere) and J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 31 Mar 2017 to 05:00 on 1 Apr 2017.

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

2.82m from Birkenhead.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 20:56 on 28 Mar 2017 to 06:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 21:37 on 28 Mar 2017 to 05:00 on 29 Mar 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.37m from Ellesmere Port.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 17:50Location : 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 28 Mar 2017.

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

2.3m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 17:50

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 17:11Location : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:00 and 17:15 on 28 Mar 2017.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 17:11

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 exit slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 21:37 on 28 March 2017 to 05:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.37m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 20:56 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

CLEARED @ 17:50Location : 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 28 March 2017.

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

2.3m from Ellesmere Port.

53.25--2.87

CLEARED @ 17:11Location : northbound entry slip at junction J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:00 and 17:15 on 28 March 2017.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 31 March 2017 to 05:00 on 1 April 2017.

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

2.82m from Birkenhead.

53.37--3.07

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 31 March 2017 to 05:00 on 1 April 2017.

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

2.27m from Birkenhead.

53.39--3.09

Location : northbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

2.01m from Wallasey.

53.41--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.

2.35m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

Location : southbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.27m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 06:00 on 2 April 2017 to 12:00 on 2 April 2017.

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

2.7m from Chester.

53.21--2.86

Location : northbound between junctions J9 (Ellesmere Port) and J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 00:00 on 2 April 2017 to 23:59 on 13 June 2017.

0.43m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 06:00 on 2 April 2017 to 12:00 on 2 April 2017.

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

2.73m from Chester.

53.21--2.85

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 March 2017 to 4 April 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.78m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.91

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 March 2017 to 4 April 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 March 2017 to 4 April 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.78m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.91

Location : southbound entry slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 30 March 2017 to 4 April 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.64m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

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

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

1.52m from Ellesmere Port.

53.27--2.88

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

Location : southbound between junctions J8 (Overpool) and J9 (Ellesmere Port) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.84m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.91

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

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

Reason : Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

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

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 29 March 2017.

2.35m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

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

Reason : Planned Roadworks.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 29 March 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

1.3m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.92