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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: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 07:40On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J9 (Wednesbury) , minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 8:45 am.

1.27m from Wednesbury.

CLEARED @ 07:40

M6: BROKEN DOWN VEHICLECLEARED @ 06:50On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J2 (Coventry) , minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:00 am.

5.66m from Coventry.

CLEARED @ 06:50

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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.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 northbound between junctions J8 (Birmingham) and J9 (Wednesbury), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9:29 pm on 4 July 2015 to 5 am on 5 July 2015.

1.51m from Wednesbury.

ROADWORKSThe M6 southbound exit slip at junction J16 (Stoke on Trent) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 3 July 2015 to 31 July 2015.

4.59m from Sandbach.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 northbound between junctions J17 (Congleton) and J18 (Holmes Chapel), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 June 2015 to 13 July 2015.

3.05m from Sandbach.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 southbound between junctions J18 (Holmes Chapel) and J17 (Congleton), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 June 2015 to 13 July 2015.

3.06m from Sandbach.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 northbound between junctions J4 (Lichfield) and J6 (Birmingham), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 19 May 2015 to 15 July 2015.

2.04m from Castle Bromwich.

ROADWORKSOn 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 2 May 2015 to 30 October 2015.

0.86m from Willenhall.

ROADWORKSOn 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.

ROADWORKSOn the M6 southbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham) and J4 (Lichfield), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 7 April 2015 to 25 July 2015.

1.25m from Castle Bromwich.

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CLEARED @ 07:40On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J9 (Wednesbury) , minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 8:45 am.

1.27m from Wednesbury.

CLEARED @ 06:50On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J2 (Coventry) , minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane.

Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:00 am.

5.66m from Coventry.

On the M6 northbound between junctions J8 (Birmingham) and J9 (Wednesbury), minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9:29 pm on 4 July 2015 to 5 am on 5 July 2015.

1.51m from Wednesbury.

The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J16 (Stoke on Trent) will be closed , due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 3 July 2015 to 31 July 2015.

4.59m from Sandbach.

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 closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 June 2015 to 13 July 2015.

3.05m from Sandbach.

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 closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 June 2015 to 13 July 2015.

3.06m from Sandbach.

On the M6 northbound between junctions J4 (Lichfield) and J6 (Birmingham), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 19 May 2015 to 15 July 2015.

2.04m from Castle Bromwich.

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 2 May 2015 to 30 October 2015.

0.86m from Willenhall.

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.

On the M6 southbound between junctions J6 (Birmingham) and J4 (Lichfield), expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 7 April 2015 to 25 July 2015.

1.25m from Castle Bromwich.

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.

The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J9 (Wednesbury) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 5 January 2015 to 11:59 pm on 20 November 2015.

1.3m from Wednesbury.

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.

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.

On the M6 southbound exit slip to the A14 , there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks .

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

3.84m from Rugby.

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.

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.

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.

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.