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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 M61 northbound between junctions J4 and J5 .
Reason : Roadworks scheme.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : from 21:02 on 21 Sep 2017 to 05:00 on 21 Oct 2017.

2.84m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J8 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.94m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound entry slip at junction J8 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.71m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J9 and J6 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.68m from Samlesbury.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J8 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 Sep 2017 to 06:00 on 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.09m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 Sep 2017 to 06:00 on 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.41m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound exit slip at Bolton West Services.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 Sep 2017 to 06:00 on 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.96m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound.
Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 Sep 2017 to 06:00 on 28 Sep 2017.

1.03m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 Sep 2017 to 06:00 on 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.03m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J5 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Sep 2017 to 8 Oct 2017.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 9 Oct 2017 to 21 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.06m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junctions J4 and J6 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Sep 2017 to 8 Oct 2017.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 9 Oct 2017 to 21 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.

2.84m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound exit slip at junction J5 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Sep 2017 to 8 Oct 2017.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 9 Oct 2017 to 21 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.96m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J5 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 Sep 2017 to 05:00 on 26 Sep 2017.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 9 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.06m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound exit slip at junction J5 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 Sep 2017 to 05:00 on 26 Sep 2017.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 9 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.96m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junctions J4 and J6 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 Sep 2017 to 05:00 on 26 Sep 2017.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 Oct 2017 to 05:00 on 9 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.

2.84m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J5 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 28 Sep 2017 to 30 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.81m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 slip road to the M60 southbound .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.22m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 .
Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.
Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 Sep 2017 to 9 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

3.36m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound exit slip at junction J8 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 29 Sep 2017 to 2 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.47m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J9 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 29 Sep 2017 to 2 Oct 2017.
Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.

4.2m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J9 .
Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 Sep 2017 to 05:00 on 2 Oct 2017.

4.2m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J9 and J6 .
Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 Sep 2017 to 06:00 on 28 Sep 2017.

5.68m from Samlesbury.

CONGESTIONLocation : The M61 southbound at junction J2 from A666 to M60.
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 06:45 and 07:00 on 25 Sep 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

3.88m from Eccles.

CONGESTIONLocation : The M61 slip road to the M60 southbound .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 06:45 and 07:00 on 25 Sep 2017.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

3m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 04:20Location : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 anti-clockwise.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.
Status : Currently Active.
Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 25 Sep 2017.
Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.95m from Eccles. CLEARED @ 04:20

M61 Roadworks

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Location : slip road to the M60 southbound .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 06:45 and 07:00 on 25 September 2017.

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

3m from Eccles.

53.52--2.36

Location : southbound at junction J2 from A666 to M60.

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 06:45 and 07:00 on 25 September 2017.

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

3.88m from Eccles.

53.53--2.38

Location : southbound between junctions J9 and J6 .

Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.

5.68m from Samlesbury.

53.68--2.63

Location : northbound between junctions J6 and J9 .

Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 September 2017 to 05:00 on 2 October 2017.

4.2m from Horwich.

53.65--2.61

Location : northbound between junctions J6 and J9 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 29 September 2017 to 2 October 2017.

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

4.2m from Horwich.

53.65--2.61

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J8 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 29 September 2017 to 2 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.47m from Horwich.

53.67--2.62

Location : northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 9 October 2017.

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

3.36m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Location : slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.22m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

Location : southbound between junctions J8 and J5 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 28 September 2017 to 30 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.81m from Horwich.

53.59--2.56

Location : northbound between junctions J4 and J6 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 September 2017 to 05:00 on 26 September 2017.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 October 2017 to 05:00 on 9 October 2017.

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

2.84m from Bolton.

53.55--2.47

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J5 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 September 2017 to 05:00 on 26 September 2017.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 October 2017 to 05:00 on 9 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.96m from Bolton.

53.55--2.49

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J5 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 25 September 2017 to 05:00 on 26 September 2017.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 October 2017 to 05:00 on 9 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.06m from Bolton.

53.56--2.49

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J5 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 September 2017 to 8 October 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 9 October 2017 to 21 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.96m from Bolton.

53.55--2.49

Location : northbound between junctions J4 and J6 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 September 2017 to 8 October 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 9 October 2017 to 21 October 2017.

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

2.84m from Bolton.

53.55--2.47

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J5 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 September 2017 to 8 October 2017.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 9 October 2017 to 21 October 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.06m from Bolton.

53.56--2.49

Location : northbound.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.03m from Horwich.

53.6--2.57

Location : northbound.

Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.

1.03m from Horwich.

53.6--2.57

Location : northbound exit slip at Bolton West Services.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

0.96m from Horwich.

53.6--2.57

Location : southbound between junctions J8 and J6 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.41m from Horwich.

53.61--2.58

Location : northbound between junctions J6 and J8 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.09m from Horwich.

53.58--2.56

Location : southbound between junctions J9 and J6 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.68m from Samlesbury.

53.68--2.63

Location : southbound entry slip at junction J8 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.71m from Horwich.

53.67--2.62

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J8 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 28 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

5.94m from Horwich.

53.67--2.63

CLEARED @ 04:20Location : northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 anti-clockwise.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 25 September 2017.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.

2.95m from Eccles.

53.52--2.36

Location : northbound between junctions J4 and J5 .

Reason : Roadworks scheme.

Status : Currently Active.

Period : from 21:02 on 21 September 2017 to 05:00 on 21 October 2017.

2.84m from Bolton.

53.55--2.47