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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.

M8 A706 - J4 (E WHITBURN) - CLOSUREDue to overnight roadworks the M8 eastbound is closed between J4a (Heartlands) and J4 (Bathgate) ( Whitburn).

Drivers are advised to approach with caution and allow for longer than normal journey times.

1.4m from Blackburn.

M8 A706 - J4 (E WHITBURN) - CLOSURECLEARED @ 21:02Due to overnight roadworks the M8 eastbound is closed.

Drivers are advised to approach with caution and allow for longer than normal journey times.

1.4m from Blackburn. CLEARED @ 21:02

M8 J10 WEST - SLIP OFF - QUEUECLEARED @ 19:131 lane restricted Westbound indefinitely

5.14m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 19:13

M8 J27 - J26 ARKLESTON - HILLINGTON - QUEUECLEARED @ 19:043 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.7m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 19:04

M8 J27 - J26 ARKLESTON - HILLINGTON - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:533 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

1.07m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:53

M8 J29 - A737 JUNCTION - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:242 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

1.86m from Paisley. CLEARED @ 18:24

M8 J27 ARKLESTON - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:143 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

1.8m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:14

M8 J2 (CLAYLANDS) - M8 J1 (HERMISTON GAIT) - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:142 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

3.79m from Queensferry. CLEARED @ 18:14

M8 J26 WEST - SLIP OFF - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:441 lane restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.14m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 17:44

M8 J26 W - E HILLINGTON - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:443 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.07m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 17:44

M8 J1 HERMISTON GAIT - ACCIDENTCLEARED @ 17:24M8 Junction 1 Hermiston Gait Roundabout - Due to a broken down vehicle lane 4 of 4 is blocked.

Motorists are advised to use caution on approach to the location.

4.81m from Edinburgh. CLEARED @ 17:24

M8 J8 BETWEEN SLIPS - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:052 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

4.33m from Airdrie. CLEARED @ 18:05

M8 J30 - J31 WESTERN END - ACCIDENTCLEARED @ 18:24M8(W) J29 (Paisley) - Due to an ongoing road traffic incident the road is currently restricted westbound.

Motorists are advised to exercise caution on approach.

2.91m from Dumbarton. CLEARED @ 18:24

M8 J29 - A737 JUNCTION - CLOSURECLEARED @ 17:122 lanes closed Westbound for up to 15 minutes

1.9m from Paisley. CLEARED @ 17:12

M8 J27 WEST - SLIP ON - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:051 lane restricted Westbound indefinitely

1.88m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:05

M8 J30 - J31 WESTERN END - CLOSURECLEARED @ 17:12The M8 Westbound after Junction 29 is currently closed due to a Road traffic incident.

Motorists are advised to exercise caution on approach.

2.91m from Dumbarton. CLEARED @ 17:12

M8 J27 - J26 ARKLESTON - HILLINGTON - QUEUECLEARED @ 19:333 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.46m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 19:33

M8 J2 (CLAYLANDS) - M8 J1 (HERMISTON GAIT) - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:122 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

5.28m from Queensferry. CLEARED @ 17:12

M8 J1 HERMISTON GAIT - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:242 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

4.8m from Edinburgh. CLEARED @ 17:24

M8 J22 W - E PLANTATION - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:122 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.04m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 17:12

M8 J25A - J25 - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:054 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.69m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:05

M8 J26 W - E HILLINGTON - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:143 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.14m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:14

M8 J2 (CLAYLANDS) - M8 J1 (HERMISTON GAIT) - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:442 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

4.58m from Queensferry. CLEARED @ 18:44

M8 J16 - J15(W) WEST OF A803 - QUEUECLEARED @ 19:234 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

2.48m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 19:23

M8 J15 - J14 FRUIT MARKET - QUEUECLEARED @ 19:045 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

2.47m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 19:04

M8 J25A - J25 - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:144 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.8m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:14

M8 J25A - J25 - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:054 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.59m from Renfrew. CLEARED @ 18:05

M8 J2 (CLAYLANDS) - M8 J1 (HERMISTON GAIT) - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:242 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

3.94m from Queensferry. CLEARED @ 18:24

M8 J16 EAST - SLIP ON - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:241 lane restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.55m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 18:24

M8 J2 (CLAYLANDS) - M8 J1 (HERMISTON GAIT) - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:532 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

4.93m from Queensferry. CLEARED @ 18:53

M8 KINGSTON BRIDGE WESTERN APPROACH - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:343 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

1.63m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 17:34

M8 J22 W - E PLANTATION - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:123 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.19m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 17:12

M8 J22 W - E PLANTATION - QUEUECLEARED @ 17:242 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.07m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 17:24

M8 J19 CLYDESIDE EXPRESSWAY - QUEUECLEARED @ 18:243 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

1.96m from Glasgow. CLEARED @ 18:24

M8 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.

ROADWORKS 2.91MI FROM DUMBARTON.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 Aug 2016 - 00:00

2.91m from Dumbarton.

ROADWORKS 4.83MI FROM AIRDRIE.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 Aug 2016 - 00:00

4.83m from Airdrie.

ROADWORKS 2.78MI FROM GLASGOW.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 Aug 2016 - 00:00

2.78m from Glasgow.

ROADWORKS 2.29MI FROM BLACKBURN.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Saturday, 27 Aug 2016 - 00:00

2.29m from Blackburn.

ROADWORKS 1.11MI FROM BLACKBURN.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Saturday, 27 Aug 2016 - 00:00

1.11m from Blackburn.

ROADWORKS 4.24MI FROM AIRDRIE.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Friday, 12 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 Aug 2016 - 00:00

4.24m from Airdrie.

ROADWORKS 0.93MI FROM RENFREW.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Sunday, 07 Aug 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 16 Sep 2016 - 00:00

0.93m from Renfrew.

ROADWORKS 4.83MI FROM AIRDRIE.Caution roadworks - Start Date: Monday, 28 Mar 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 - 00:00

4.83m from Airdrie.

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Due to overnight roadworks the M8 eastbound is closed between J4a (Heartlands) and J4 (Bathgate) ( Whitburn).

Drivers are advised to approach with caution and allow for longer than normal journey times.

1.4m from Blackburn.

55.87--3.67

CLEARED @ 21:02Due to overnight roadworks the M8 eastbound is closed.

Drivers are advised to approach with caution and allow for longer than normal journey times.

1.4m from Blackburn.

55.87--3.67

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 August 2016 - 00:00

2.91m from Dumbarton.

55.92--4.52

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 August 2016 - 00:00

4.83m from Airdrie.

55.86--4.11

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 August 2016 - 00:00

2.78m from Glasgow.

55.87--4.21

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 00:00

2.29m from Blackburn.

55.87--3.69

CLEARED @ 19:131 lane restricted Westbound indefinitely

5.14m from Glasgow.

55.87--4.13

CLEARED @ 19:043 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.7m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.38

CLEARED @ 18:533 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

1.07m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.39

CLEARED @ 18:242 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

1.86m from Paisley.

55.86--4.45

CLEARED @ 18:143 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

1.8m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.41

CLEARED @ 18:142 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

3.79m from Queensferry.

55.93--3.38

CLEARED @ 17:441 lane restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.14m from Renfrew.

55.87--4.36

CLEARED @ 17:443 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.07m from Renfrew.

55.87--4.36

CLEARED @ 17:24M8 Junction 1 Hermiston Gait Roundabout - Due to a broken down vehicle lane 4 of 4 is blocked.

Motorists are advised to use caution on approach to the location.

4.81m from Edinburgh.

55.92--3.31

CLEARED @ 18:052 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

4.33m from Airdrie.

55.86--4.09

CLEARED @ 18:24M8(W) J29 (Paisley) - Due to an ongoing road traffic incident the road is currently restricted westbound.

Motorists are advised to exercise caution on approach.

2.91m from Dumbarton.

55.92--4.52

CLEARED @ 17:122 lanes closed Westbound for up to 15 minutes

1.9m from Paisley.

55.86--4.44

CLEARED @ 18:051 lane restricted Westbound indefinitely

1.88m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.41

CLEARED @ 17:12Westbound after Junction 29 is currently closed due to a Road traffic incident.

Motorists are advised to exercise caution on approach.

2.91m from Dumbarton.

55.92--4.52

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 00:00

1.11m from Blackburn.

55.88--3.62

CLEARED @ 19:333 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.46m from Renfrew.

55.87--4.38

CLEARED @ 17:122 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

5.28m from Queensferry.

55.92--3.33

CLEARED @ 17:242 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

4.8m from Edinburgh.

55.92--3.31

CLEARED @ 17:122 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.04m from Glasgow.

55.85--4.29

CLEARED @ 18:054 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.69m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.35

CLEARED @ 18:143 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

0.14m from Renfrew.

55.87--4.37

CLEARED @ 18:442 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

4.58m from Queensferry.

55.92--3.35

CLEARED @ 19:234 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

2.48m from Glasgow.

55.87--4.24

CLEARED @ 19:045 lanes restricted Westbound indefinitely

2.47m from Glasgow.

55.87--4.22

CLEARED @ 18:144 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.8m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.35

CLEARED @ 18:054 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

0.59m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.35

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Friday, 12 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 26 August 2016 - 00:00

4.24m from Airdrie.

55.85--4.09

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Sunday, 07 August 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Friday, 16 September 2016 - 00:00

0.93m from Renfrew.

55.86--4.39

CLEARED @ 18:242 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

3.94m from Queensferry.

55.93--3.36

CLEARED @ 18:241 lane restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.55m from Glasgow.

55.87--4.25

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Monday, 28 March 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 00:00

4.83m from Airdrie.

55.86--4.11

Caution roadworks - Start Date: Thursday, 02 June 2016 - 00:00 End Date: Saturday, 10 September 2016 - 00:00

4.24m from Airdrie.

55.85--4.09

CLEARED @ 18:532 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

4.93m from Queensferry.

55.92--3.34

CLEARED @ 17:343 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

1.63m from Glasgow.

55.85--4.28

CLEARED @ 17:123 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.19m from Glasgow.

55.85--4.3

CLEARED @ 17:242 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

2.07m from Glasgow.

55.85--4.29

CLEARED @ 18:243 lanes restricted Eastbound indefinitely

1.96m from Glasgow.

55.86--4.27