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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 northbound exit slip at junction J8 (Overpool) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 Jun 2017.

Lanes Closed : There will be 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 : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 Jun 2017.

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

0.84m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 Jun 2017.

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

1.52m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 Jun 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 24 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.42m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 24 May 2017.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 24 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 24 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.78m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 26 May 2017 to 15:30 on 26 May 2017.

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

1.27m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 26 May 2017 to 15:30 on 26 May 2017.

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

1.39m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 northbound entry slip at junction J11 (Runcorn) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

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

2.54m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The junction of the M53 J2 (West Kirby) and the A551 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 24 May 2017 to 26 May 2017.

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

2.28m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.27m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.01m from Wallasey.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.35m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 30 May 2017 to 1 Jun 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.78m from Chester.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M53 southbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 30 May 2017 to 1 Jun 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.03m from Ellesmere Port.

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.36m from Birkenhead.

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

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.28m from Birkenhead.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 09:30Location : The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J5 (Bebington) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 24 May 2017.

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

2.97m from Ellesmere Port. CLEARED @ 09:30

M53 Roadworks

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CLEARED @ 09:30Location : southbound exit slip at junction J5 (Bebington) .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 24 May 2017.

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

2.97m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.96

Location : northbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : There will be 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 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.36m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

Location : southbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 30 May 2017 to 1 June 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.03m from Ellesmere Port.

53.24--2.87

Location : southbound at junction J12 (Chester) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 30 May 2017 to 1 June 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.78m from Chester.

53.21--2.85

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.35m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

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

2.01m from Wallasey.

53.41--3.09

Location : southbound at junction J2 (West Kirby) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.27m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

Location : The junction of the M53 J2 (West Kirby) and the A551 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 24 May 2017 to 26 May 2017.

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

2.28m from Birkenhead.

53.4--3.09

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J11 (Runcorn) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

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

2.54m from Ellesmere Port.

53.25--2.87

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

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 26 May 2017 to 15:30 on 26 May 2017.

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

1.39m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.93

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

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Reason : Horticultural works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 26 May 2017 to 15:30 on 26 May 2017.

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

1.27m from Ellesmere Port.

53.3--2.92

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

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 24 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.78m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.91

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

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Reason : Horticultural works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 24 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

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

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 24 May 2017.

2.36m from Birkenhead.

53.38--3.08

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

Reason : Roadside Drains Works.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 24 May 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.42m from Birkenhead.

53.37--3.07

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 June 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.34m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 June 2017.

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

1.52m from Ellesmere Port.

53.27--2.88

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 June 2017.

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

0.84m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.91

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2017 to 05:00 on 25 May 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 27 May 2017 to 10 June 2017.

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

0.61m from Ellesmere Port.

53.29--2.9