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Current traffic around Wem

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

CONGESTION
Location: The A458 westbound between the junctions with the A5 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:30 and 15:45 on 18 Oct 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.65 miles from Wem.
CONGESTION
Location: The A5 southbound entry slip from the A5112 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:15 and 15:30 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 12.04 miles from Wem.
CONGESTION
Location: The A483 northbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A5 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 12.5 miles from Wem. CLEARED @ 14:24
CONGESTION
Location: The A5 southbound between the junctions with the A488 and the A49 South of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 18 Oct 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.16 miles from Wem. CLEARED @ 13:48
CONGESTION
Location: The A5 southbound between the junctions with the A488 and the A49 South of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 18 Oct 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.16 miles from Wem. CLEARED @ 13:03
CONGESTION
Location: The A5 southbound entry slip from the A5112 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:45 and 12:00 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 12.04 miles from Wem. CLEARED @ 11:51
CONGESTION
Location: The A5 northbound exit slip to the A49 South of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 18 Oct 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.07 miles from Wem. CLEARED @ 10:48


There are no current incidents in this location.

Roadworks

ROAD WORKS
Location: The A458 eastbound between the junctions with the A483 and the A5 West of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Emergency roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 15:30 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 11.33 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A458 westbound between the junctions with the A5 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .
Reason: Emergency roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 15:30 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 11.31 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 southbound between the junctions with the A483 and the A458 West of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Emergency roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 15:30 on 22 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 11.57 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 northbound between the junctions with the A458 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .
Reason: Emergency roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 15:30 on 22 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 11.52 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M54 westbound between junctions J6 (Telford W) and J7 (Wellington) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 15.54 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M54 westbound between junctions J5 (Telford) and J6 (Telford W) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.52 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M54 westbound between junctions J4 (Telford E) and J5 (Telford) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 18.3 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 northbound between the M54 and the junction with the A49 to roundabout.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 13.71 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 southbound between the junctions with the A483 and the A458 West of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 12.46 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 northbound between the junctions with the A458 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 10.74 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 southbound between the A483 and the junction with the A458 West of Shrewsbury.
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 24 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 25 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 10.02 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A49 northbound between the junctions with the A489 and the A5 south of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:30 on 23 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 24 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 18.77 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A49 southbound between the junctions with the A5 south of Shrewsbury and the A489 .
Reason: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:30 on 23 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 24 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 17.67 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A49 northbound between the junctions with the A489 and the A5 south of Shrewsbury.
Reason: Emergency Roadside Drains works.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 17:00 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 16.35 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A49 southbound between the junctions with the A5 south of Shrewsbury and the A489 .
Reason: Emergency Roadside Drains works.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 17:00 on 18 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 16.28 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A483 southbound between the junctions with the A5 and the A495 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 24 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 25 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 12.49 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A483 northbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A5 .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 24 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 25 Oct 2019.
Nearest town: 12.52 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M54 westbound between junctions J6 (Telford W) and J7 (Wellington) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 18 Oct 2019 to 06:00 on 19 Oct 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 Oct 2019 to 25 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 14.63 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M54 westbound exit slip at junction J7 (Wellington) .
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17 Oct 2019 to 19 Oct 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 Oct 2019 to 25 Oct 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 14.05 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 northbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A483 Oswestry North.
Reason: Road repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 11 Oct 2019 to 06:30 on 12 Oct 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 21 Oct 2019 to 26 Oct 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 28 Oct 2019 to 2 Nov 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 5 Nov 2019 to 8 Nov 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 12.79 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 northbound between the junctions with the A483 Oswestry South and the A495 .
Reason: Road repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 21 Oct 2019 to 26 Oct 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 28 Oct 2019 to 2 Nov 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 5 Nov 2019 to 8 Nov 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 12.48 miles from Wem.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A5 southbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A483 .
Reason: Road repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 21 Oct 2019 to 26 Oct 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 28 Oct 2019 to 2 Nov 2019.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 5 Nov 2019 to 8 Nov 2019.
Lanes Closed: All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 12.77 miles from Wem.

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Location: westbound between the junctions with the A5 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:30 and 15:45 on 18 October 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 10.65 miles from Wem.

52.72--2.84

Location: southbound entry slip from the A5112 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 15:15 and 15:30 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 12.04 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.76

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A5 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:15 and 14:30 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 12.5 miles from Wem.

52.85--3.03

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A488 and the A49 South of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:00 and 14:15 on 18 October 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.16 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.78

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A488 and the A49 South of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 18 October 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.16 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.78

Location: southbound entry slip from the A5112 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:45 and 12:00 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 12.04 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.76

Location: northbound exit slip to the A49 South of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:45 and 11:00 on 18 October 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 12.07 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.76

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A483 and the A5 West of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Emergency roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 11.33 miles from Wem.

52.71--2.86

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A5 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .

Due to: Emergency roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 11.31 miles from Wem.

52.71--2.86

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A483 and the A458 West of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Emergency roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 22 October 2019.
Nearest town: 11.57 miles from Wem.

52.84--3.01

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A458 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .

Due to: Emergency roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 15:30 on 22 October 2019.
Nearest town: 11.52 miles from Wem.

52.84--3

Location: westbound between junctions J6 (Telford W) and J7 (Wellington) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 15.54 miles from Wem.

52.69--2.48

Location: westbound between junctions J5 (Telford) and J6 (Telford W) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 16.52 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.45

Location: westbound between junctions J4 (Telford E) and J5 (Telford) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 18.3 miles from Wem.

52.68--2.4

Location: northbound between the M54 and the junction with the A49 to roundabout.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 13.71 miles from Wem.

52.69--2.55

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A483 and the A458 West of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.
Nearest town: 12.46 miles from Wem.

52.85--3.03

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A458 West of Shrewsbury and the A483 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.
Nearest town: 10.74 miles from Wem.

52.84--2.98

Location: southbound between the A483 and the junction with the A458 West of Shrewsbury.

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 October 2019 to 06:00 on 25 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 10.02 miles from Wem.

52.77--2.92

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A489 and the A5 south of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:30 on 23 October 2019 to 06:00 on 24 October 2019.
Nearest town: 18.77 miles from Wem.

52.59--2.77

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A5 south of Shrewsbury and the A489 .

Due to: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:30 on 23 October 2019 to 06:00 on 24 October 2019.
Nearest town: 17.67 miles from Wem.

52.6--2.76

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A489 and the A5 south of Shrewsbury.

Due to: Emergency Roadside Drains works.



Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 16.35 miles from Wem.

52.62--2.77

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A5 south of Shrewsbury and the A489 .

Due to: Emergency Roadside Drains works.



Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 18 October 2019.
Nearest town: 16.28 miles from Wem.

52.62--2.77

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A5 and the A495 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 October 2019 to 06:00 on 25 October 2019.
Nearest town: 12.49 miles from Wem.

52.85--3.03

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A5 .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 October 2019 to 06:00 on 25 October 2019.
Nearest town: 12.52 miles from Wem.

52.85--3.03

Location: westbound between junctions J6 (Telford W) and J7 (Wellington) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Emergency roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 18 October 2019 to 06:00 on 19 October 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 25 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 14.63 miles from Wem.

52.69--2.51

Location: westbound exit slip at junction J7 (Wellington) .

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

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

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 21 October 2019 to 25 October 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 14.05 miles from Wem.

52.69--2.54

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A483 Oswestry North.

Due to: Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 11 October 2019 to 06:30 on 12 October 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 5 November 2019 to 8 November 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 12.79 miles from Wem.

52.87--3.03

Location: northbound between the junctions with the A483 Oswestry South and the A495 .

Due to: Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 5 November 2019 to 8 November 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 12.48 miles from Wem.

52.85--3.03

Location: southbound between the junctions with the A495 and the A483 .

Due to: Road repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 28 October 2019 to 2 November 2019.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:30 from 5 November 2019 to 8 November 2019.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Nearest town: 12.77 miles from Wem.

52.87--3.03