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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M1 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

OVERTURNED VEHICLE
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J23 .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Accident involving an overturned vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 12:15 and 12:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:15 and 12:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.16m from Loughborough. CLEARED @ 11:05
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J35 (Rotherham) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.33m from Rotherham. CLEARED @ 13:47
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M1 northbound between junctions J28 (Matlock)and J29 (Chesterfield) .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 14:00 and 14:15 on 17 Aug 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 17 Aug 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.43m from Bolsover. CLEARED @ 13:38
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J11 (Luton)and J10 (Luton Airport) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 16:30 and 16:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:15 and 16:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 2.14m from Dunstable. CLEARED @ 13:29
ACCIDENT
Location: The M1 southbound at junction J11 (Luton) .
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Cleared.
Nearest town: 2.15m from Dunstable.
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J4 (Edgware A41)and J1 (North Circular) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 11:30 and 11:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.28m from Edgware. CLEARED @ 09:44
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M1 northbound at junction J30 (Chesterfield) .
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 10:15 and 10:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:15 and 10:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Lanes closed: There are lane closures.
Nearest town: 4.69m from Bolsover. CLEARED @ 09:26
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J21 (Coventry) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 3.39m from Leicester. CLEARED @ 14:14
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J29 (Chesterfield) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 2.24m from Bolsover. CLEARED @ 14:14
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Matlock) (fast slip).
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.53m from Mansfield. CLEARED @ 14:05
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J23 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 3.16m from Loughborough. CLEARED @ 13:02
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J15A (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:15 and 13:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 3.73m from Northampton. CLEARED @ 13:02
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J18 (Daventry) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:45 and 13:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 3.72m from Watford. CLEARED @ 12:44
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J40 (Wakefield) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 2.83m from Dewsbury. CLEARED @ 13:47
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J15 (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:30 and 12:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 4.38m from Northampton. CLEARED @ 12:35
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J23 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:45 and 13:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 3.16m from Loughborough. CLEARED @ 12:44
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound between junctions J10 (Luton Airport)and J11 (Luton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:15 and 12:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.36m from Luton. CLEARED @ 12:17
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound entry slip at junction J9 (Dunstable A5) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:45 and 12:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.43m from Luton. CLEARED @ 11:50
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J31 (Worksop) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:30 and 14:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.78m from Rotherham.
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J46 (Leeds) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:15 and 11:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 6.37m from Leeds. CLEARED @ 11:23
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J11Aand J11 (Luton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:30 and 14:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.23m from Dunstable.
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Matlock) (fast slip).
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:00 and 11:15 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.53m from Mansfield. CLEARED @ 11:05
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J40 (Wakefield) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 2.83m from Dewsbury. CLEARED @ 10:47
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J23 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 3.09m from Loughborough. CLEARED @ 10:56
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound between junctions J32 (Doncaster)and J33 (Sheffield) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 20 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.68m from Rotherham.
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 southbound between junctions J29 (Chesterfield)and J28 (Matlock) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 17 Aug 2019.
Nearest town: 5.43m from Mansfield. CLEARED @ 09:44
CONGESTION
Location: The M1 northbound at junction J15A (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 17 Aug 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 3.8m from Northampton. CLEARED @ 09:26


There are no current incidents in this location.

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Location: northbound exit slip at junction J23 .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Accident involving an overturned vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 12:15 and 12:30 on 17 August 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:15 and 12:30 on 17 August 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.16m from Loughborough.

52.76--1.27

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J35 (Rotherham) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 August 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 August 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.33m from Rotherham.

53.46--1.45

Location: northbound between junctions J28 (Matlock)and J29 (Chesterfield) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 14:00 and 14:15 on 17 August 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 17 August 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.43m from Bolsover.

53.19--1.32

Location: southbound between junctions J11 (Luton)and J10 (Luton Airport) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 16:30 and 16:45 on 17 August 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:15 and 16:30 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 2.14m from Dunstable.

51.89--0.47

Location: southbound at junction J11 (Luton) .

Due to: Road traffic collision.

Status : Cleared.
Nearest town: 2.15m from Dunstable.

51.9--0.47

Location: southbound between junctions J4 (Edgware A41)and J1 (North Circular) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 11:30 and 11:45 on 17 August 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 17 August 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.28m from Edgware.

51.62--0.25

Location: northbound at junction J30 (Chesterfield) .

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 10:15 and 10:30 on 17 August 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:15 and 10:30 on 17 August 2019.

Lanes Closed : There are lane closures.
Nearest town: 4.69m from Bolsover.

53.28--1.3

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J21 (Coventry) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 3.39m from Leicester.

52.6--1.19

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J29 (Chesterfield) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 2.24m from Bolsover.

53.2--1.32

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Matlock) (fast slip).

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.53m from Mansfield.

53.1--1.32

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J23 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 3.16m from Loughborough.

52.76--1.27

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J15A (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:15 and 13:30 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 3.73m from Northampton.

52.21--0.94

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J18 (Daventry) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:45 and 13:00 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 3.72m from Watford.

52.35--1.15

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J40 (Wakefield) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 2.83m from Dewsbury.

53.68--1.56

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J15 (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:30 and 12:45 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 4.38m from Northampton.

52.19--0.9

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J23 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:45 and 13:00 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 3.16m from Loughborough.

52.76--1.27

Location: northbound between junctions J10 (Luton Airport)and J11 (Luton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:15 and 12:30 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.36m from Luton.

51.87--0.45

Location: northbound entry slip at junction J9 (Dunstable A5) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:45 and 12:00 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.43m from Luton.

51.82--0.42

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J31 (Worksop) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:30 and 14:45 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.78m from Rotherham.

53.36--1.28

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J46 (Leeds) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:15 and 11:30 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 6.37m from Leeds.

53.79--1.43

Location: southbound between junctions J11Aand J11 (Luton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:30 and 14:45 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.23m from Dunstable.

51.91--0.48

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Matlock) (fast slip).

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:00 and 11:15 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 5.53m from Mansfield.

53.1--1.32

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J40 (Wakefield) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 2.83m from Dewsbury.

53.68--1.56

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J23 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 3.09m from Loughborough.

52.76--1.27

Location: northbound between junctions J32 (Doncaster)and J33 (Sheffield) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 20 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.68m from Rotherham.

53.4--1.32

Location: southbound between junctions J29 (Chesterfield)and J28 (Matlock) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 17 August 2019.
Nearest town: 5.43m from Mansfield.

53.14--1.33

Location: northbound at junction J15A (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 17 August 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 3.8m from Northampton.

52.21--0.94