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Traffic incidents on the M6

The following M6 traffic incidents have been reported by The Highways Agency, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours. Click on an incident to view more information about the location, source and further details on the traffic map above.

M6: RESURFACINGThe M6 northbound will be closed between junctions J12 (Telford) and J13 (Stafford), due to carriageway resurfacing, from 8:50 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 6 am on 4 Sep 2015.

4.65m from Cannock.

M6: RESURFACINGThe junction of the M6 J29 (Burnley) and the M65 J1 (Rugby) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 3 Sep 2015 to 31 Oct 2015.

4.02m from Samlesbury.

M6: RESURFACINGThe M6 northbound entry slip at junction J18 (Holmes Chapel) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, from 10 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 5 am on 4 Sep 2015.

4.76m from Sandbach.

M6: RESURFACINGThe M6 northbound entry slip at junction J12 (Telford) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, from 8:50 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 6 am on 4 Sep 2015.

3.77m from Cannock.

M6: RESURFACINGOn the M6 northbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel) and J19 (Northwich), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to carriageway resurfacing closing two lanes, from 10 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 5 am on 4 Sep 2015.

4.18m from Northwich.

M6 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported on the M6 by various highways agencies and official transport sources. Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 06:00On the M6 southbound between junctions J19 (Northwich) and J18 (Holmes Chapel), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 11:07 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 5 am on 4 Sep 2015.

4.19m from Northwich.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 southbound between junctions J26 (Wigan) and J23 (Haydock), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10:48 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 5 am on 4 Sep 2015.

3m from Wigan.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 06:00The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J3 (Coventry) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10:30 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 6 am on 4 Sep 2015.

3.83m from Nuneaton.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 06:00The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J3 (Coventry) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10:25 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 6 am on 4 Sep 2015.

3.92m from Nuneaton.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 06:00On the M6 northbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham) and J7 (Birmingham), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10:18 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 5:30 am on 4 Sep 2015.

4.24m from Sutton Coldfield.

ROADWORKSCLEARED @ 06:00On the M6 northbound between junctions J10 (Walsall) and J11 (Cannock), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9:03 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 6 am on 4 Sep 2015.

0.86m from Willenhall.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 northbound between junctions J23 (Haydock) and J26 (Wigan), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 3 Sep 2015 to 4 Sep 2015.

3.08m from Wigan.

ROADWORKSThe M6 southbound exit slip at junction J4 (Lichfield) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 3 Sep 2015 to 6 am on 4 Sep 2015.

3.11m from Castle Bromwich.

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On the M6 northbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel) and J19 (Northwich), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to carriageway resurfacing closing two lanes, from 10 pm on 3 September 2015 to 5 am on 4 September 2015.

4.18m from Northwich.

53.25--2.4

CLEARED @ 06:00On the M6 southbound between junctions J19 (Northwich) and J18 (Holmes Chapel), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 11:07 pm on 3 September 2015 to 5 am on 4 September 2015.

4.19m from Northwich.

53.25--2.4

On the M6 southbound between junctions J26 (Wigan) and J23 (Haydock), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10:48 pm on 3 September 2015 to 5 am on 4 September 2015.

3m from Wigan.

53.5--2.66

CLEARED @ 06:00The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J3 (Coventry) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10:30 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

3.83m from Nuneaton.

52.46--1.5

CLEARED @ 06:00The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J3 (Coventry) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10:25 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

3.92m from Nuneaton.

52.46--1.49

CLEARED @ 06:00On the M6 northbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham) and J7 (Birmingham), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10:18 pm on 3 September 2015 to 5:30 am on 4 September 2015.

4.24m from Sutton Coldfield.

52.53--1.9

CLEARED @ 06:00On the M6 northbound between junctions J10 (Walsall) and J11 (Cannock), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9:03 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

0.86m from Willenhall.

52.61--2.02

The M6 northbound entry slip at junction J12 (Telford) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, from 8:50 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

3.77m from Cannock.

52.69--2.11

On the M6 northbound between junctions J23 (Haydock) and J26 (Wigan), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 4 September 2015.

3.08m from Wigan.

53.5--2.66

The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J4 (Lichfield) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

3.11m from Castle Bromwich.

52.48--1.72

The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J4 (Lichfield) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

3.73m from Castle Bromwich.

52.48--1.7

On the M6 southbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel) and J17 (Congleton), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , between 8 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 4 September 2015.

3.06m from Sandbach.

53.18--2.36

On the M6 northbound between junctions J17 (Congleton) and J18 (Holmes Chapel), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , between 8 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 4 September 2015.

3.05m from Sandbach.

53.18--2.36

On the M6 southbound between junctions J26 (Wigan) and J23 (Haydock), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 4 September 2015.

3.25m from Wigan.

53.51--2.69

The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J25 (Ashton in Makerfield) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 22 September 2015.

2.45m from Wigan.

53.51--2.66

The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J24 (Ashton in Makerfield) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 8:29 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 22 September 2015.

3.45m from Newton-le-Willows.

53.49--2.65

On the M6 southbound between junctions J26 (Wigan) and J23 (Haydock), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 13 September 2015.

3.25m from Wigan.

53.51--2.69

The M6 northbound entry slip at junction J18 (Holmes Chapel) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, from 10 pm on 3 September 2015 to 5 am on 4 September 2015.

4.76m from Sandbach.

53.2--2.39

The junction of the M6 J29 (Burnley) and the M65 J1 (Rugby) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 3 September 2015 to 31 October 2015.

4.02m from Samlesbury.

53.72--2.66

The M6 northbound will be closed between junctions J12 (Telford) and J13 (Stafford), due to carriageway resurfacing, from 8:50 pm on 3 September 2015 to 6 am on 4 September 2015.

4.65m from Cannock.

52.73--2.1

On the M6 southbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster) and J32 (Blackpool), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 8 August 2015 to 8 September 2015.

1.44m from Garstang.

53.88--2.74

On the M6 northbound between junctions J32 (Blackpool) and J33 (Lancaster), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 28 August 2015 to 8 September 2015.

1.52m from Garstang.

53.88--2.74

On the M6 southbound entry slip at junction J19 (Northwich) , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 10 am on 23 August 2015 to 5 am on 4 August 2017.

4.67m from Northwich.

53.31--2.42

On the M6 southbound exit slip at junction J19 (Northwich) , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 10 am on 23 August 2015 to 5 am on 4 August 2017.

4.54m from Northwich.

53.31--2.42

On the M6 northbound entry slip at junction J19 (Northwich) , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 10 am on 23 August 2015 to 5 am on 4 August 2017.

4.55m from Northwich.

53.31--2.42

On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J19 (Northwich) , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 10 am on 23 August 2015 to 5 am on 4 August 2017.

4.67m from Northwich.

53.31--2.41

On the M6 northbound between junctions J10 (Walsall) and J11 (Cannock), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9:30 pm and 6 am, from 24 August 2015 to 30 October 2015.

0.86m from Willenhall.

52.61--2.02

On the M6 slip road to the M1 southbound , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 6 am on 4 May 2015 to 6 pm on 28 November 2017.

4.02m from Rugby.

52.4--1.18

On the M6 southbound between junction J1 (Rugby) and the M1, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 6 am on 4 May 2015 to 6 pm on 28 November 2017.

3.1m from Rugby.

52.41--1.22

On the M6 northbound between the M1 and junction J1 (Rugby), there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks .

Expect disruption until 6:00 pm on 28 November 2017.

3.1m from Rugby.

52.41--1.21

On the M6 southbound exit slip to the A14 , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 6 am on 4 May 2015 to 6 pm on 28 November 2017.

3.84m from Rugby.

52.41--1.18

On the M6 northbound entry slip from the M1 , there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks .

Expect disruption until 6:00 pm on 28 November 2017.

3.8m from Rugby.

52.4--1.18

The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J9 (Wednesbury) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 12 pm on 5 January 2015 to 11:59 pm on 20 November 2015.

1.3m from Wednesbury.

52.57--2

On the M6 southbound exit slip at junction J8 (Birmingham) , expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 11:25 pm on 5 January 2015 to 11:59 pm on 20 November 2015.

2m from Wednesbury.

52.55--1.97

On the M6 northbound between junctions J33 (Lancaster) and J35 (Carnforth), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 10 am on 24 February 2014 to 8 pm on 15 August 2016.

3.36m from Lancaster.

54.03--2.78

On the M6 northbound between junctions J10A (Wolverhampton) and J13 (Stafford), expect delays of up to 30 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 12 am on 22 April 2014 to 8:30 am on 31 October 2015.

2.55m from Willenhall.

52.64--2.05

On the M6 southbound between junctions J13 (Stafford) and J10A (Wolverhampton), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 12 am on 22 April 2014 to 8:30 am on 31 October 2015.

4.63m from Cannock.

52.73--2.1