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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 WORKSPeriod : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 Dec 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound between junctions J7 and J6 (Hale) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.

1.82m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSPeriod : expect disruption until 23:59 on 25 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J2 (Wythenshawe) and J5 (Manchester) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

0.82m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSPeriod : expect disruption until 23:59 on 25 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound between junctions J5 (Manchester) and J3 (Altrincham) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

0.83m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 Mar 2017 to 11 Mar 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J9 (Preston) and J10 (Northwich) .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

3.69m from Warrington.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 Mar 2017 to 11 Mar 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound entry slip at junction J10 (Northwich) .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

2.7m from Daresbury.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 23 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

0.1m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 23 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound between junctions J3 (Altrincham) and J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

0.53m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 6 Mar 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound between junctions J7 and J6 (Hale) .

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

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.82m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 30 Mar 2017 to 30 Apr 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.87m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 25 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J7 and J9 (Preston) .

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

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

4.11m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 25 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound between junctions J9 (Preston) and J7 .

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

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

3.95m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 25 Mar 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 (Ellesmere Port) and the A494 Chester.

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

2.28m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 25 Mar 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound at junction J15 (Ellesmere Port) .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

2.78m from Ellesmere Port.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 30 Mar 2017 to 30 Apr 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.92m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 Feb 2017 to 06:00 on 24 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

0.1m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 Feb 2017 to 30 Apr 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound entry slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.73m from Altrincham.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 Feb 2017 to 06:00 on 25 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

0.11m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M56 eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J10 (Northwich) .

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 26 Feb 2017 to 15:30 on 27 Mar 2017.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

0.85m from Daresbury.

ROAD WORKSPeriod : expect disruption until 05:00 on 26 Mar 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound exit slip at junction J9 (Preston) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

4.24m from Warrington.

ROAD WORKSPeriod : expect disruption until 23:59 on 25 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound between junctions J3 (Altrincham) and J2 (Wythenshawe) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

0.18m from Wythenshawe.

ROAD WORKSPeriod : expect disruption until 16:00 on 22 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J11 (Runcorn) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadside Equipment Maintenance.

0.49m from Daresbury.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 15:10Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 20 Feb 2017 to 05:00 on 21 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J10 (Northwich) and J11 (Runcorn) .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

2.28m from Daresbury. CLEARED @ 15:10

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 15:01Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 Feb 2017 to 05:00 on 27 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.92m from Altrincham. CLEARED @ 15:01

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 15:01Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 Feb 2017 to 05:00 on 27 Feb 2017.

Location : The M56 eastbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.87m from Altrincham. CLEARED @ 15:01

M56 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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CLEARED @ 15:10Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 20 February 2017 to 05:00 on 21 February 2017.

Location : westbound between junctions J10 (Northwich) and J11 (Runcorn) .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

2.28m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.58

Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 22 February 2017.

Location : westbound exit slip at junction J11 (Runcorn) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadside Equipment Maintenance.

0.49m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.64

Period : expect disruption until 23:59 on 25 February 2017.

Location : eastbound between junctions J3 (Altrincham) and J2 (Wythenshawe) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Roadworks.

0.18m from Wythenshawe.

53.4--2.26

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 26 March 2017.

Location : eastbound exit slip at junction J9 (Preston) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks.

4.24m from Warrington.

53.35--2.51

Location : eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J10 (Northwich) .

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:30 on 26 February 2017 to 15:30 on 27 March 2017.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

0.85m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.65

CLEARED @ 15:01Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 February 2017 to 05:00 on 27 February 2017.

Location : westbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.92m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.38

CLEARED @ 15:01Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 February 2017 to 05:00 on 27 February 2017.

Location : eastbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.87m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.38

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 February 2017 to 06:00 on 25 February 2017.

Location : eastbound at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

0.11m from Wythenshawe.

53.4--2.27

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 February 2017 to 30 April 2017.

Location : eastbound entry slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.73m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.38

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 February 2017 to 06:00 on 24 February 2017.

Location : westbound at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

0.1m from Wythenshawe.

53.4--2.27

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 30 March 2017 to 30 April 2017.

Location : westbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.92m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.38

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 20 February 2017 to 25 March 2017.

Location : westbound at junction J15 (Ellesmere Port) .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

2.78m from Ellesmere Port.

53.25--2.86

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 20 February 2017 to 25 March 2017.

Location : westbound between junction J15 (Ellesmere Port) and the A494 Chester.

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

2.28m from Ellesmere Port.

53.25--2.9

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 February 2017 to 25 February 2017.

Location : eastbound between junctions J9 (Preston) and J7 .

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

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

3.95m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.44

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 February 2017 to 25 February 2017.

Location : westbound between junctions J7 and J9 (Preston) .

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

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

4.11m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.44

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 30 March 2017 to 30 April 2017.

Location : eastbound exit slip at junction J7 .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.87m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.38

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 20 February 2017 to 6 March 2017.

Location : eastbound between junctions J7 and J6 (Hale) .

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

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

1.82m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.34

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 20 February 2017 to 23 February 2017.

Location : eastbound between junctions J3 (Altrincham) and J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

0.53m from Wythenshawe.

53.39--2.27

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 20 February 2017 to 23 February 2017.

Location : westbound at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

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

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

0.1m from Wythenshawe.

53.4--2.27

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 March 2017 to 11 March 2017.

Location : eastbound entry slip at junction J10 (Northwich) .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

2.7m from Daresbury.

53.34--2.57

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 6 March 2017 to 11 March 2017.

Location : westbound between junctions J9 (Preston) and J10 (Northwich) .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

3.69m from Warrington.

53.34--2.54

Period : expect disruption until 23:59 on 25 February 2017.

Location : eastbound between junctions J5 (Manchester) and J3 (Altrincham) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

0.83m from Wythenshawe.

53.39--2.27

Period : expect disruption until 23:59 on 25 February 2017.

Location : westbound between junctions J2 (Wythenshawe) and J5 (Manchester) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Road repairs.

0.82m from Wythenshawe.

53.39--2.27

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 December 2017.

Location : eastbound between junctions J7 and J6 (Hale) .

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.

1.82m from Altrincham.

53.36--2.34