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Current traffic around Chard

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

AUTHORITYOPERATION
Location: The M5 southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .
Reason: Police incident.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 18:30 and 18:45 on 3 Jul 2022.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:30 and 18:45 on 3 Jul 2022.
Lanes closed: All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 18.18 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 16:48
AUTHORITYOPERATION
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J28 (Cullompton) and J29 (Honiton) .
Reason: Police incident.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 18:45 and 19:00 on 3 Jul 2022.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:45 and 19:00 on 3 Jul 2022.
Lanes closed: All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 18.21 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 16:48
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:00 and 18:15 on 3 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 18.22 miles from Chard.
CONGESTION
Location: The A30 westbound between the junctions with the A303 and the A35 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:00 and 18:15 on 3 Jul 2022.
Delay: There are currently delays of 15 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 8.03 miles from Chard.
CONGESTION
Location: The A30 eastbound between the A35 and the junction with the A303 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:15 and 18:30 on 3 Jul 2022.
Delay: There are currently delays of 20 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.26 miles from Chard.
CONGESTION
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A358 and the A30 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:45 and 18:00 on 3 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 5.52 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 17:51
CONGESTION
Location: The A35 eastbound between the junctions with the A30 and the A375 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 3 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 10.37 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 17:24
CONGESTION
Location: The A30 eastbound between the A35 and the junction with the A303 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 3 Jul 2022.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.26 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 17:15
CONGESTION
Location: The A30 eastbound between the A35 and the junction with the A303 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 3 Jul 2022.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.26 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 16:39
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J28 (Cullompton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:45 and 17:00 on 3 Jul 2022.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 17.43 miles from Chard. CLEARED @ 16:39


There are no current incidents in this location.

Roadworks

ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J23 (Highbridge) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 8 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 9 Jul 2022.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 11 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 12 Jul 2022.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 12 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 13 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 18.91 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A358 and the A356 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 8 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 9 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 5.48 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A356 and the A358 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 8 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 9 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 5.58 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the A358 and the junction with the A356 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 7 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 8 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 6.33 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A356 and the A358 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 7 Jul 2022 to 06:00 on 8 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 7.11 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J29 (Honiton) and J28 (Cullompton) .
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 09:00 on 4 Jul 2022 to 16:00 on 4 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 19.96 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the A3088 and the junction with the A372 Podimore.
Lane closures: Lane two will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 3 Jul 2022 to 8 Jul 2022.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 10 Jul 2022 to 13 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 14.2 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A30 eastbound between the M5 and the junction with the A35 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 6 Jul 2022 to 05:00 on 7 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 17.53 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A358 and the A30 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 5 Jul 2022 to 00:01 on 5 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 3.82 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A30 and the A358 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 5 Jul 2022 to 00:01 on 5 Jul 2022.
Nearest town: 4.05 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J25 (Taunton) .
Lane closures: Lane three will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 4 Jul 2022 to 05:00 on 5 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.35 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J25 (Taunton) and J24 (Bridgwater) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 4 Jul 2022 to 05:00 on 5 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 15.1 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 4 Jul 2022 to 6 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 18.16 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound at junction J28 (Cullompton) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 4 Jul 2022 to 6 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 18.19 miles from Chard.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A3088 and the A37 .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 4 Jul 2022 to 9 Jul 2022.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 11 Jul 2022 to 16 Jul 2022.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 18 Jul 2022 to 23 Jul 2022.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 25 Jul 2022 to 30 Jul 2022.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 14.07 miles from Chard.

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Location: southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .

Due to: Police incident.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 18:30 and 18:45 on 3 July 2022.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:30 and 18:45 on 3 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 18.18 miles from Chard.

50.86--3.38

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

Due to: Police incident.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 18:45 and 19:00 on 3 July 2022.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:45 and 19:00 on 3 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 18.21 miles from Chard.

50.86--3.38

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:00 and 18:15 on 3 July 2022.
Nearest town: 18.22 miles from Chard.

50.86--3.38

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A303 and the A35 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:00 and 18:15 on 3 July 2022.

Delay : There are currently delays of 15 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 8.03 miles from Chard.

50.83--3.14

Location: eastbound between the A35 and the junction with the A303 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:15 and 18:30 on 3 July 2022.

Delay : There are currently delays of 20 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.26 miles from Chard.

50.8--3.18

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A358 and the A30 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:45 and 18:00 on 3 July 2022.
Nearest town: 5.52 miles from Chard.

50.88--3.09

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A30 and the A375 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 3 July 2022.
Nearest town: 10.37 miles from Chard.

50.8--3.18

Location: eastbound between the A35 and the junction with the A303 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 3 July 2022.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.26 miles from Chard.

50.8--3.18

Location: eastbound between the A35 and the junction with the A303 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 3 July 2022.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.26 miles from Chard.

50.8--3.18

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

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:45 and 17:00 on 3 July 2022.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 17.43 miles from Chard.

50.91--3.36

Location: northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J23 (Highbridge) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 8 July 2022 to 06:00 on 9 July 2022.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 11 July 2022 to 06:00 on 12 July 2022.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 12 July 2022 to 06:00 on 13 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 18.91 miles from Chard.

51.14--2.97

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 8 July 2022 to 06:00 on 9 July 2022.
Nearest town: 5.48 miles from Chard.

50.94--2.92

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 8 July 2022 to 06:00 on 9 July 2022.
Nearest town: 5.58 miles from Chard.

50.94--2.92

Location: eastbound between the A358 and the junction with the A356 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 7 July 2022 to 06:00 on 8 July 2022.
Nearest town: 6.33 miles from Chard.

50.93--2.87

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

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 7 July 2022 to 06:00 on 8 July 2022.
Nearest town: 7.11 miles from Chard.

50.94--2.85

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

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 09:00 on 4 July 2022 to 16:00 on 4 July 2022.
Nearest town: 19.96 miles from Chard.

50.82--3.42

Location: eastbound between the A3088 and the junction with the A372 Podimore.

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 3 July 2022 to 8 July 2022.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 10 July 2022 to 13 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 14.2 miles from Chard.

50.99--2.7

Location: eastbound between the M5 and the junction with the A35 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 6 July 2022 to 05:00 on 7 July 2022.
Nearest town: 17.53 miles from Chard.

50.76--3.33

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A358 and the A30 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 5 July 2022 to 00:01 on 5 July 2022.
Nearest town: 3.82 miles from Chard.

50.92--3.01

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A30 and the A358 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 5 July 2022 to 00:01 on 5 July 2022.
Nearest town: 4.05 miles from Chard.

50.91--3.02

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

Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 July 2022 to 05:00 on 5 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.35 miles from Chard.

51.1--2.99

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

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 July 2022 to 05:00 on 5 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 15.1 miles from Chard.

51.08--3.01

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J28 (Cullompton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 4 July 2022 to 6 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 18.16 miles from Chard.

50.86--3.38

Location: northbound at junction J28 (Cullompton) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 4 July 2022 to 6 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 18.19 miles from Chard.

50.86--3.38

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 4 July 2022 to 9 July 2022.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 11 July 2022 to 16 July 2022.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 18 July 2022 to 23 July 2022.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 04:00 from 25 July 2022 to 30 July 2022.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 14.07 miles from Chard.

50.99--2.71