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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junction J9 and the M6 .
Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 05:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

3.18m from Samlesbury.

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 : From 22:00 on 21 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 22 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.25m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 anti-clockwise.
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 22 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.97m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound exit slip at junction J5 .
Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.
Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 17 Jan 2018 to 19 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

2.96m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J1 from A580.
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 18 Jan 2018 to 20 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.35m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between the M60 and junction J2 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 18 Jan 2018 to 20 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.17m from Eccles.

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 22:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jan 2018 to 19 Jan 2018.
Schedule : From 22:00 on 19 Jan 2018 to 08:00 on 20 Jan 2018.
Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 22 Jan 2018 to 26 Jan 2018.
Schedule : From 22:00 on 26 Jan 2018 to 08:00 on 27 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.25m from Eccles.

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 : From 22:00 on 21 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 22 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.25m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 anti-clockwise.
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 22 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.97m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between junctions J5 and J6 .
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 22 Jan 2018 to 05:00 on 23 Jan 2018.

3.24m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound entry slip at junction J6 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 Jan 2018 to 05:00 on 24 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.81m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J6 and J5 .
Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 Jan 2018 to 05:00 on 24 Jan 2018.

1.82m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J6 and J5 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 Jan 2018 to 05:00 on 24 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.

1.82m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J1 from A580.
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.35m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 clockwise.
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 22:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.95m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J1 to A580.
Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.77m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J2 and J1 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.31m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound between the M60 and junction J2 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.17m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 southbound between junctions J5 and J4 .
Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason : Roadworks are planned.
Status : Pending.
Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 Jan 2018 to 06:00 on 18 Jan 2018.
Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.09m from Bolton.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 16:36Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J3 and A666 .
Reason : Congestion.
Status : Currently Active.
Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 17 Jan 2018.
Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

3.49m from Bolton. CLEARED @ 16:36

M61 Roadworks

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Location : southbound between junctions J5 and J4 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 January 2018 to 06:00 on 18 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.09m from Bolton.

53.56--2.49

Location : northbound between the M60 and junction J2 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 January 2018 to 06:00 on 18 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.17m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

Location : southbound between junctions J2 and J1 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 January 2018 to 06:00 on 18 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.31m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J1 to A580.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 January 2018 to 06:00 on 18 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.77m from Eccles.

53.53--2.38

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 clockwise.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 17 January 2018 to 06:00 on 18 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.95m from Eccles.

53.52--2.36

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J1 from A580.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 January 2018 to 06:00 on 18 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.35m from Eccles.

53.51--2.36

CLEARED @ 16:36Location : northbound between junctions J3 and A666 .

Reason : Congestion.

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 17 January 2018.

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

3.49m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Location : southbound between junctions J6 and J5 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 January 2018 to 05:00 on 24 January 2018.

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

1.82m from Horwich.

53.57--2.54

Location : southbound between junctions J6 and J5 .

Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 January 2018 to 05:00 on 24 January 2018.

1.82m from Horwich.

53.57--2.54

Location : southbound entry slip at junction J6 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 January 2018 to 05:00 on 24 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

1.81m from Horwich.

53.57--2.54

Location : northbound between junctions J5 and J6 .

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 22 January 2018 to 05:00 on 23 January 2018.

3.24m from Bolton.

53.56--2.5

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 anti-clockwise.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 January 2018 to 06:00 on 22 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.97m from Eccles.

53.52--2.35

Location : slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 January 2018 to 06:00 on 22 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.25m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

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 22:00 and 06:00 from 17 January 2018 to 19 January 2018.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 19 January 2018 to 08:00 on 20 January 2018.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 22 January 2018 to 26 January 2018.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 26 January 2018 to 08:00 on 27 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.25m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

Location : northbound between the M60 and junction J2 .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 18 January 2018 to 20 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.17m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J1 from A580.

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 18 January 2018 to 20 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.35m from Eccles.

53.51--2.36

Location : northbound exit slip at junction J5 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 17 January 2018 to 19 January 2018.

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

2.96m from Bolton.

53.55--2.49

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J1 from M60 anti-clockwise.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 January 2018 to 06:00 on 22 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

2.97m from Eccles.

53.52--2.35

Location : slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 January 2018 to 06:00 on 22 January 2018.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

3.25m from Eccles.

53.53--2.36

Location : northbound between junction J9 and the M6 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 17 January 2018 to 05:00 on 18 January 2018.

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

3.18m from Samlesbury.

53.72--2.63