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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 J4 (Heswall) and J5 (Bebington) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 29 Jun 2017 to 1 Jul 2017.

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

3.46m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J7 (Overpool) and J10 (Elton) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

1.24m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J7 (Overpool) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 30 Jun 2017 to 15:30 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

1.39m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 Jul 2017 to 8 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 Jul 2017 to 15 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jul 2017 to 22 Jul 2017.

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

2.27m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 Jul 2017 to 8 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 Jul 2017 to 15 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jul 2017 to 22 Jul 2017.

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

2.36m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 Jul 2017 to 8 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 Jul 2017 to 15 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jul 2017 to 22 Jul 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.22m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 Jul 2017 to 8 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 Jul 2017 to 15 Jul 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jul 2017 to 22 Jul 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.38m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 5 Jul 2017 to 06:00 on 6 Jul 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.27m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 Jul 2017 to 06:00 on 5 Jul 2017.

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

2.28m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 Jul 2017 to 06:00 on 5 Jul 2017.

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

2.01m from Wallasey.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J7 (Overpool) and J10 (Elton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

1.24m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 1 Jul 2017 to 06:00 on 2 Jul 2017.

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

2.36m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 1 Jul 2017 to 06:00 on 2 Jul 2017.

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

2.01m from Wallasey.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 11:01Location : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J10 (Elton) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:00 and 11:15 on 29 Jun 2017.

1.62m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 11:01

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 08:31Location : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J4 (Heswall) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 29 Jun 2017.

4.19m from Birkenhead. CLEARED @ 08:31

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 11:11Location : The M53 southbound between junctions J4 (Heswall) and J5 (Bebington) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

3.46m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 11:11

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 11:11Location : The M53 northbound between junctions J5 (Bebington) and J4 (Heswall) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

2.71m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 11:11

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 11:11Location : The M53 northbound between junctions J5 (Bebington) and J4 (Heswall) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

4.95m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 11:11

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 11:11Location : The M53 southbound between junctions J5 (Bebington) and J6 (Eastham) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

2.62m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 11:11

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 11:11Location : The M53 northbound between junctions J6 (Eastham) and J5 (Bebington) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 Jun 2017 to 06:00 on 30 Jun 2017.

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

2.57m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 11:11

M53 Roadworks

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CLEARED @ 11:01Location : southbound exit slip at junction J10 (Elton) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:00 and 11:15 on 29 June 2017.

1.62m from Ellesmere Port.

53.26--2.88

CLEARED @ 08:31Location : southbound exit slip at junction J4 (Heswall) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 29 June 2017.

4.19m from Birkenhead.

53.34--3.02

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 1 July 2017 to 06:00 on 2 July 2017.

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

2.01m from Wallasey.

53.41--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 1 July 2017 to 06:00 on 2 July 2017.

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

2.36m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

Location : southbound between junctions J7 (Overpool) and J10 (Elton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

1.24m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.92

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 July 2017 to 06:00 on 5 July 2017.

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

2.01m from Wallasey.

53.41--3.09

Location : northbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 July 2017 to 06:00 on 5 July 2017.

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

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

Location : southbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 5 July 2017 to 06:00 on 6 July 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.27m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 July 2017 to 8 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 July 2017 to 15 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 July 2017 to 22 July 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.38m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 July 2017 to 8 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 July 2017 to 15 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 July 2017 to 22 July 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.22m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 July 2017 to 8 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 July 2017 to 15 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 July 2017 to 22 July 2017.

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

2.36m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

Location : southbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 July 2017 to 8 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 10 July 2017 to 15 July 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 17 July 2017 to 22 July 2017.

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

2.27m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 30 June 2017 to 15:30 on 30 June 2017.

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

1.39m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.93

Location : southbound between junctions J7 (Overpool) and J10 (Elton) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

1.24m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.92

CLEARED @ 11:11Location : southbound between junctions J4 (Heswall) and J5 (Bebington) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

3.46m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.98

CLEARED @ 11:11Location : northbound between junctions J5 (Bebington) and J4 (Heswall) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

2.71m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.96

CLEARED @ 11:11Location : northbound between junctions J5 (Bebington) and J4 (Heswall) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

4.95m from Ellesmere Port.

53.31--3.01

Location : southbound between junctions J4 (Heswall) and J5 (Bebington) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 29 June 2017 to 1 July 2017.

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

3.46m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.98

CLEARED @ 11:11Location : southbound between junctions J5 (Bebington) and J6 (Eastham) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

2.62m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.95

CLEARED @ 11:11Location : northbound between junctions J6 (Eastham) and J5 (Bebington) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 June 2017 to 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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

2.57m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.95