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    • M1 southbound between J24 and J23A | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J24 and J23A . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 19:13:24 GMT
    • link road from M1 J23A southbound to A42 southbound | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J23A . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 19:13:24 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J23A | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J23A . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 19:13:24 GMT
    • link road from A453 southbound to M1 J23A | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J23A . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 1 June 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 19:13:24 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J43 and J42 | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J44 and J42 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 19:04:55 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 22:00 on 21 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 18:06:00 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J45 and J44 | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J45 and J44 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 18:01:16 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J47 and J46 | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J47 and J46 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 18:01:16 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J46 and J45 | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J46 and J45 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 18:01:16 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 22:00 on 28 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 17:50:05 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J14 and J13 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J14 and J13 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 22:00 on 21 May 2019.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 17:33:54 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J11A | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J11A . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 22 May 2019 to 04:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 15:32:43 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J12 and J11A | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J12 and J11A . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 22 May 2019 to 04:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 15:32:43 GMT
    • M1 fast slip from A38 southbound to M1 J28 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Derbyshire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J28 . Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2019 to 06:00 on 26 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Derbyshire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 12:52:22 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J23A and J23 | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J23A and J21A . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:30 on 21 May 2019 to 05:00 on 9 June 2019.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 12:42:26 GMT
    • M1 J22 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J22 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 30 May 2019 to 2 June 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 4 June 2019 to 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 12:42:25 GMT
    • M1 J23 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J23 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:30 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:30 and 05:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:30 and 06:00 from 30 May 2019 to 2 June 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:30 and 05:00 from 4 June 2019 to 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 12:42:25 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J23A and J23 | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J23A and J21A . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 30 May 2019 to 2 June 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 4 June 2019 to 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 12:42:25 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J13 and J12 | Southbound | Road Works | Bedfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J13 and J12 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019.
      M1 Live Bedfordshire Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 11:44:11 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J6A and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Hertfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J6A and J5 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 21 May 2019 to 05:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Hertfordshire Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 11:02:44 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J35 and J34 | Southbound | Road Works | Sheffield District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J35 and J34 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 23 May 2019 to 06:00 on 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
      Sheffield District Live M1 Traffic News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 08:52:48 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J34 | Southbound | Road Works | Sheffield District

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J34 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 23 May 2019 to 06:00 on 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Sheffield District Live M1 Traffic News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 08:52:48 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J4 and J2 | Southbound | Road Works | Greater London Authority

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J4 and J1 . Reason : Barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 16:00 from 28 May 2019 to 31 May 2019.
      M1 Live Greater London Authority Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 08:42:27 GMT
    • M1 J26 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Nottinghamshire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J26 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 21 May 2019 to 25 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 1 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Nottinghamshire
      Tue, 21 May 2019 05:03:45 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 2 June 2019 to 05:00 on 3 June 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 August 2019 to 05:00 on 29 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 04:01:38 GMT
    • M1 southbound at the Newport Pagnell services slip road between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at Newport Pagnell Services. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 2 June 2019 to 05:00 on 3 June 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 August 2019 to 05:00 on 29 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 04:01:36 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 2 June 2019 to 05:00 on 3 June 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 August 2019 to 05:00 on 29 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 04:01:36 GMT
    • M1 southbound at the Newport Pagnell services slip road between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at Newport Pagnell Services. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 2 June 2019 to 05:00 on 3 June 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 August 2019 to 05:00 on 29 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Tue, 21 May 2019 04:01:36 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J37 and J36 | Southbound | Road Works | Barnsley District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J37 and J36 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 22 May 2019 to 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Barnsley District Live M1 Traffic News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 12:35:22 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J33 and J32 | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J33 and J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:30 on 21 May 2019 to 06:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 10:52:52 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J32 | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:30 on 21 May 2019 to 06:00 on 22 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 10:52:50 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J11A and J11 | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J11A and J11 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 08:47:05 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J11 | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J11 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 08:47:04 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J11 and J10 | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J11 and J10 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 05:00 from 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 08:47:04 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J5 and J4 | Southbound | Road Works | Hertfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J5 and J4 . Reason : Barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 09:30 on 23 May 2019 to 16:00 on 23 May 2019.
      M1 Live Hertfordshire Travel News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 07:22:24 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 16:12 on 18 April 2019 to 22:00 on 3 June 2019.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Mon, 20 May 2019 06:49:45 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J14 and J13 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J14 and J12 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 16 August 2019 to 05:00 on 17 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Sat, 18 May 2019 04:01:28 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 May 2019 to 05:00 on 29 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 31 May 2019 to 05:00 on 1 June 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 16 August 2019 to 05:00 on 17 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Sat, 18 May 2019 04:01:28 GMT
    • M1 J13 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Bedfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J13 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 20 August 2019 to 05:00 on 21 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Live Bedfordshire Travel News
      Sat, 18 May 2019 04:01:28 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J42 | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J42 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 May 2019 to 05:00 on 25 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Fri, 17 May 2019 20:12:19 GMT

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