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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 WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 21 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J8 .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

3.05m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 25 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound exit slip at junction .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

3.42m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSLocation : The M61 northbound entry slip at junction J5 .

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:00 on 24 Jan 2017 to 15:00 on 24 Jan 2017.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.08m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 21 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J6 .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

1.65m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 Jan 2017 to 05:00 on 24 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J6 and J5 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

1.95m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 Jan 2017 to 26 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions A666 and J2 from A666 to M60.

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

3.47m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 24 Jan 2017 to 4 Feb 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J2 and J5 .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

3.99m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 Jan 2017 to 23 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J9 and J8 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

5.01m from Samlesbury.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 21 Jan 2017 to 23 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J5 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

0.93m from Horwich.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 21 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J2 and J4 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

3.16m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 21 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J4 and J3 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

2.98m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Jan 2017 to 31 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.36m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Jan 2017 to 31 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound at junction .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.37m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Jan 2017 to 31 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J2 and A666 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.98m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Jan 2017 to 31 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound exit slip at junction .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.42m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Jan 2017 to 31 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound entry slip at junction .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.44m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 Jan 2017 to 31 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions A666 and J2 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.69m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 Jan 2017 to 05:00 on 24 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J5 and J6 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

2.96m from Bolton.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 22 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

3m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 23 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

3m from Eccles.

ROAD WORKSStatus : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 21 Jan 2017 to 23 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J5 and J8 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

3.1m from Bolton.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 16:41Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J3 and A666 .

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 20 Jan 2017.

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

Reason : Congestion.

3.49m from Bolton. CLEARED @ 16:41

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 15:20Location : The M61 northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 .

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:15 and 15:30 on 20 Jan 2017.

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

Reason : Congestion.

3.36m from Bolton. CLEARED @ 15:20

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 15:01Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 Jan 2017 to 06:00 on 21 Jan 2017.

Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

3.07m from Horwich. CLEARED @ 15:01

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 13:01Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 20 Jan 2017.

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Location : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J4 .

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

Reason : Litter Clearance.

2.71m from Bolton. CLEARED @ 13:01

M61 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 @ 16:41Location : northbound between junctions J3 and A666 .

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 20 January 2017.

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

Reason : Congestion.

3.49m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

CLEARED @ 15:20Location : northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 .

Status : Currently Active.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:15 and 15:30 on 20 January 2017.

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

Reason : Congestion.

3.36m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 21 January 2017 to 23 January 2017.

Location : northbound between junctions J5 and J8 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

3.1m from Bolton.

53.56--2.49

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 January 2017 to 06:00 on 23 January 2017.

Location : slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

3m from Eccles.

53.52--2.36

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 January 2017 to 06:00 on 22 January 2017.

Location : slip road to the M60 southbound .

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Reason : Road repairs are planned.

3m from Eccles.

53.52--2.36

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 January 2017 to 05:00 on 24 January 2017.

Location : northbound between junctions J5 and J6 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

2.96m from Bolton.

53.55--2.49

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 January 2017 to 31 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions A666 and J2 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.69m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 January 2017 to 31 January 2017.

Location : southbound entry slip at junction .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.44m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 January 2017 to 31 January 2017.

Location : northbound exit slip at junction .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.42m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 January 2017 to 31 January 2017.

Location : northbound between junctions J2 and A666 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.98m from Bolton.

53.53--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 January 2017 to 31 January 2017.

Location : southbound at junction .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.37m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 26 January 2017 to 31 January 2017.

Location : northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.36m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 January 2017 to 06:00 on 21 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions J4 and J3 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

2.98m from Bolton.

53.54--2.42

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 January 2017 to 06:00 on 21 January 2017.

Location : northbound between junctions J2 and J4 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

3.16m from Bolton.

53.54--2.41

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 21 January 2017 to 23 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions J8 and J5 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

0.93m from Horwich.

53.6--2.57

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 January 2017 to 23 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions J9 and J8 .

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

5.01m from Samlesbury.

53.69--2.63

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 24 January 2017 to 4 February 2017.

Location : northbound between junctions J2 and J5 .

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

Reason : Barrier repairs are planned.

3.99m from Eccles.

53.53--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 January 2017 to 26 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions A666 and J2 from A666 to M60.

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

Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

3.47m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 23 January 2017 to 05:00 on 24 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions J6 and J5 .

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

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

1.95m from Horwich.

53.57--2.54

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 January 2017 to 06:00 on 21 January 2017.

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J6 .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

1.65m from Horwich.

53.58--2.55

Location : northbound entry slip at junction J5 .

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:00 on 24 January 2017 to 15:00 on 24 January 2017.

Reason : Roadworks are planned.

3.08m from Bolton.

53.56--2.49

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 January 2017 to 06:00 on 25 January 2017.

Location : northbound exit slip at junction .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

3.42m from Bolton.

53.54--2.39

CLEARED @ 15:01Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 January 2017 to 06:00 on 21 January 2017.

Location : southbound between junctions J8 and J6 .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

3.07m from Horwich.

53.64--2.59

CLEARED @ 13:01Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 20 January 2017.

Status : Currently Active.

Lane Closures : Lane two is closed.

Location : southbound exit slip at junction J4 .

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

Reason : Litter Clearance.

2.71m from Bolton.

53.55--2.45

Status : Pending.

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 January 2017 to 06:00 on 21 January 2017.

Location : northbound between junctions J6 and J8 .

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

Reason : Litter clearance is planned.

3.05m from Horwich.

53.64--2.6