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    • M1 southbound between J14 and J13 | Southbound | Road Works | Milton Keynes

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J14 and J13 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 05:00 on 23 May 2019 to 22:00 on 23 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 05:00 and 22:00 from 24 May 2019 to 30 May 2019. Schedule : From 05:00 on 31 May 2019 to 22:00 on 1 June 2019. Schedule : From 05:00 on 2 June 2019 to 22:00 on 3 June 2019.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:08:33 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 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 05:00 on 23 May 2019 to 22:00 on 23 May 2019. Schedule : From 05:00 on 24 May 2019 to 22:00 on 28 May 2019. Schedule : From 05:00 on 29 May 2019 to 22:00 on 31 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 05:00 and 22:00 from 1 June 2019 to 3 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:08:32 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J23 and J22 | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J23 and J22 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 22:03 on 22 May 2019 to 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:04:30 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J33 | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J33 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadside Equipment Maintenance. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:43 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J33 and J32 | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J33 and J32 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadside Equipment Maintenance. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:42 GMT
    • M1 J33 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J33 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadside Equipment Maintenance. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:41 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 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are three of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:33 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. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:32 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. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:32 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 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are three of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Milton Keynes Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:32 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J11A | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J11A . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Emergency Roadside Equipment Maintenance. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 04:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:24 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J12 and J11A | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J12 and J11A . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Emergency Roadside Equipment Maintenance. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 04:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:24 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J23A and J23 | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J23A and J21A . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:21 GMT
    • M1 J22 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J22 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:21 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J11 | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound at junction J11 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Planned Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:01:26 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 are closed. Reason : Planned Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:01:26 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J11 and J10 | Southbound | Road Works | Luton

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J11 and J10 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed. Reason : Planned Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M1 Live Luton Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:01:26 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J31 and J30 | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J31 and J30 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:30 on 29 May 2019 to 06:00 on 30 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:42:27 GMT
    • M1 J23 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J23 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:31:34 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J23A and J23 | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J23A and J21A . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:30 on 22 May 2019 to 05:00 on 9 June 2019.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:30:36 GMT
    • M1 J25 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Derbyshire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J25 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:25 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Derbyshire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:27:32 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J41 and J40 | Southbound | Road Works | Wakefield District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J41 and J39 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 29 May 2019 to 05:00 on 30 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
      Wakefield District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:12:16 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 are closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      Barnsley District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:02:33 GMT
    • M1 J26 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Nottinghamshire

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J26 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Emergency Road Marking Works. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Nottinghamshire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:01:33 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 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:05:20 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
      Wed, 22 May 2019 18:19:44 GMT
    • link road from M1 J6A southbound to M25 J21 | Southbound | Road Works | Hertfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J6A . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 23 May 2019 to 05:00 on 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Live Hertfordshire Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 14:52:21 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J8 and J6A | Southbound | Road Works | Hertfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 23 May 2019 to 05:00 on 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Hertfordshire Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 14:52:21 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J6A and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Hertfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J6A and J6 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 23 May 2019 to 05:00 on 24 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M1 Live Hertfordshire Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 14:52:21 GMT
    • M1 J44 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J44 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 09:30 on 23 May 2019 to 15:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 13:02:34 GMT
    • 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
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M1 J42 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J42 . Lane Closures : Lane one 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 one of two lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J17 and J16 | Southbound | Road Works | Northamptonshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J18 and J16 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 May 2019 to 05:00 on 29 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Northamptonshire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 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
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J16 | Southbound | Road Works | Northamptonshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J16 and J15A . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 30 May 2019 to 1 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M1 Traffic Delays in Northamptonshire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 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
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M1 southbound within J13 | Southbound | Road Works | Bedfordshire

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J13 and J12 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 15 August 2019 to 05:00 on 16 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
      M1 Live Bedfordshire Travel News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M1 J33 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Rotherham District

      Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J33 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 02:00 on 7 July 2019 to 10:00 on 7 July 2019. Schedule : From 02:00 on 14 July 2019 to 10:00 on 14 July 2019. Schedule : From 02:00 on 6 October 2019 to 10:00 on 6 October 2019. Schedule : From 02:00 on 13 October 2019 to 10:00 on 13 October 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Rotherham District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 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
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M1 southbound between J42 and J41 | Southbound | Road Works | Leeds District

      Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J42 and J40 . 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 four lanes closed.
      Leeds District Live M1 Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT

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