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Current traffic in Axminster

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

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J25 (Taunton) and J26 (Wellington) .
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 14:00 and 14:15 on 23 Apr 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 23 Apr 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.58 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 13:30
VEHICLE RECOVERY
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J27 (Barnstaple) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Vehicle tyre change.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 11:30 and 11:45 on 23 Apr 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 23 Apr 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 17.55 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 11:15
CONGESTION
Location: The A35 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:00 and 12:15 on 23 Apr 2019.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 12:00
CONGESTION
Location: The A35 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 23 Apr 2019.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 11:33
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound at junction J28 (Cullompton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:15 and 11:30 on 23 Apr 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 17.38 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 11:24
CONGESTION
Location: The A35 westbound between the A37 and the junction with the A3066 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 23 Apr 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.3 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 10:48
CONGESTION
Location: The A35 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 23 Apr 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 09:53
CONGESTION
Location: The A35 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 23 Apr 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 08:59


There are no current incidents in this location.

Roadworks

ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J29 (Honiton) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 17 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 18.25 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 17 Jun 2019.
Nearest town: 18.44 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J25 (Taunton) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason: Road repairs.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 12:30 on 2 May 2019.
Nearest town: 18.01 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 29 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 30 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.99 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 29 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 30 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.64 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3088 .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Emergency roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 08:00 on 29 Apr 2019 to 16:00 on 29 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 18.09 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J27 (Barnstaple) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason: Barrier repairs.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 16:00 on 23 Apr 2019.
Nearest town: 16.26 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J26 (Wellington) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 17.95 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 10:30
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J28 (Cullompton) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 17.98 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 10:29
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J26 (Wellington) .
Reason: Roadworks scheme is planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 24 Apr 2019 to 06:00 on 26 Apr 2019.
Nearest town: 17.97 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 10:29
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J26 (Wellington) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 18.04 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 10:29
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J27 (Barnstaple) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 17.97 miles from Axminster. CLEARED @ 10:29
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A356 and the A358 .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Emergency roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 16:00 on 23 Apr 2019.
Lanes Closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 15.37 miles from Axminster.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J29 (Honiton) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed.
Reason: Emergency roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 16:00 on 23 Apr 2019.
Nearest town: 18.05 miles from Axminster.

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Location: southbound between junctions J25 (Taunton) and J26 (Wellington) .

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 14:00 and 14:15 on 23 April 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 23 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.58 miles from Axminster.

51.01--3.07

Location: northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J27 (Barnstaple) .

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

Due to: Vehicle tyre change.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 11:30 and 11:45 on 23 April 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 23 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 17.55 miles from Axminster.

50.87--3.38

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:00 and 12:15 on 23 April 2019.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster.

50.73--2.75

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 23 April 2019.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster.

50.73--2.75

Location: northbound at junction J28 (Cullompton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:15 and 11:30 on 23 April 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 17.38 miles from Axminster.

50.86--3.38

Location: westbound between the A37 and the junction with the A3066 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 23 April 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.3 miles from Axminster.

50.74--2.73

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 23 April 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster.

50.73--2.75

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3066 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 23 April 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 11.79 miles from Axminster.

50.73--2.75

This alert is issued for the high tide at West Bay Harbour at 08:30am tomorrow, Tuesday 17th April and will remain in force for two hours following the time of high tide.

Strong winds are forecast to cause waves overtopping sea defences and sea spray at West Bay Harbour throughout the period between 7.30am and 9:30am.

Expect tides to be higher than usual.People are advised to stay away from risk areas and take care next to the coast.We will continue to monitor the situation and reissue this Alert for any subsequent tides if required.Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level is 2.42 mAOD, this is 0.36 metres above astronomical tide level.

Forecast Wind direction is southerly and Force 6.
Nearest town: 11.56 miles from Axminster.

50.72--2.76

Location: southbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J29 (Honiton) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 17 June 2019.
Nearest town: 18.25 miles from Axminster.

50.81--3.42

Location: northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 17 June 2019.
Nearest town: 18.44 miles from Axminster.

50.81--3.43

Location: southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Due to: Road repairs.



Period : expect disruption until 12:30 on 2 May 2019.
Nearest town: 18.01 miles from Axminster.

51.04--3.04

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 29 April 2019 to 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.99 miles from Axminster.

51.02--3.06

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J25 (Taunton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 29 April 2019 to 06:00 on 30 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.64 miles from Axminster.

51.02--3.07

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3088 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Emergency roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 08:00 on 29 April 2019 to 16:00 on 29 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 18.09 miles from Axminster.

50.97--2.73

Location: southbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J27 (Barnstaple) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Due to: Barrier repairs.



Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 23 April 2019.
Nearest town: 16.26 miles from Axminster.

50.96--3.25

Location: northbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J26 (Wellington) .

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 April 2019 to 26 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 17.95 miles from Axminster.

50.92--3.35

Location: southbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J28 (Cullompton) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 April 2019 to 26 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 17.98 miles from Axminster.

50.9--3.37

Location: northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J26 (Wellington) .

Due to: Roadworks scheme is planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 April 2019 to 06:00 on 26 April 2019.
Nearest town: 17.97 miles from Axminster.

50.9--3.37

Location: northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J26 (Wellington) .

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 April 2019 to 26 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 18.04 miles from Axminster.

50.91--3.36

Location: northbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J27 (Barnstaple) .

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 24 April 2019 to 26 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 17.97 miles from Axminster.

50.9--3.37

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A356 and the A358 .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Emergency roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 23 April 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 15.37 miles from Axminster.

50.95--2.78

Location: southbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J29 (Honiton) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed.

Due to: Emergency roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 16:00 on 23 April 2019.
Nearest town: 18.05 miles from Axminster.

50.82--3.42