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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M56 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

CONGESTION
Location: The M56 eastbound exit slip at junction J11 (Runcorn) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:00 and 12:15 on 17 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 0.74m from Daresbury. CLEARED @ 12:00
CONGESTION
Location: The M56 eastbound exit slip at junction J3A (Altrincham) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45 on 17 Jun 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.18m from Wythenshawe. CLEARED @ 08:33


There are no current incidents in this location.

M56 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.

ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 westbound entry slip at junction J9 (Preston) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jun 2019 to 20 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 20 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 21 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.64m from Warrington.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn)and J9 (Preston) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 21 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 22 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 24 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 25 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.51m from Daresbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn)and J10 (Northwich) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 26 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 28 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 29 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.51m from Daresbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn)and J9 (Preston) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1,2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 26 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 28 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 29 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.23m from Daresbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 westbound between junctions J9 (Preston)and J11 (Runcorn) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1,2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 19 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 20 Jun 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 20 Jun 2019 to 22 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.88m from Daresbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 eastbound entry slip at junction J10 (Northwich) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 21 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 22 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 24 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 25 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.59m from Daresbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J10 (Northwich) .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jun 2019 to 19 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.79m from Daresbury.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 westbound entry slip at junction J9 (Preston) from M6 south.
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 Jun 2019 to 20 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 20 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 21 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.59m from Warrington.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 westbound between junctions J7and J10 (Northwich) .
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 17 Jun 2019 to 19 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 5.17m from Warrington.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 westbound between junctions J7and J10 (Northwich) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1,2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 19 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 20 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 20 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 21 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be three of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 5.17m from Warrington.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M56 eastbound between junctions J10 (Northwich)and J9 (Preston) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 25 Jun 2019 to 06:00 on 26 Jun 2019.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 28 Jun 2019 to 05:00 on 29 Jun 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.97m from Daresbury.

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Location: eastbound exit slip at junction J11 (Runcorn) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:00 and 12:15 on 17 June 2019.
Nearest town: 0.74m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.65

Location: eastbound exit slip at junction J3A (Altrincham) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45 on 17 June 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.18m from Wythenshawe.

53.4--2.27

Location: westbound entry slip at junction J9 (Preston) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 June 2019 to 20 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 June 2019 to 05:00 on 21 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.64m from Warrington.

53.35--2.5

Location: eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn)and J9 (Preston) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 June 2019 to 05:00 on 22 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 June 2019 to 06:00 on 25 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.51m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.6

Location: eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn)and J10 (Northwich) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 June 2019 to 06:00 on 26 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 June 2019 to 05:00 on 29 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.51m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.6

Location: eastbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn)and J9 (Preston) .

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 June 2019 to 06:00 on 26 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 June 2019 to 05:00 on 29 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.23m from Daresbury.

53.33--2.58

Location: westbound between junctions J9 (Preston)and J11 (Runcorn) .

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 19 June 2019 to 06:00 on 20 June 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 20 June 2019 to 22 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.88m from Daresbury.

53.34--2.56

Location: eastbound entry slip at junction J10 (Northwich) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 June 2019 to 05:00 on 22 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 June 2019 to 06:00 on 25 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.59m from Daresbury.

53.34--2.57

Location: westbound exit slip at junction J10 (Northwich) .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 June 2019 to 19 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 2.79m from Daresbury.

53.34--2.57

Location: westbound entry slip at junction J9 (Preston) from M6 south.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 June 2019 to 20 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 June 2019 to 05:00 on 21 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 4.59m from Warrington.

53.36--2.5

Location: westbound between junctions J7and J10 (Northwich) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 17 June 2019 to 19 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 5.17m from Warrington.

53.36--2.48

Location: westbound between junctions J7and J10 (Northwich) .

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 19 June 2019 to 06:00 on 20 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 June 2019 to 05:00 on 21 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 5.17m from Warrington.

53.36--2.48

Location: eastbound between junctions J10 (Northwich)and J9 (Preston) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 June 2019 to 06:00 on 26 June 2019.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 June 2019 to 05:00 on 29 June 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.97m from Daresbury.

53.34--2.56