M56 Traffic Delays

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    Westbound M56 Roadworks and Delays

    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 and the A494 Chester. Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 5 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 13:42:30 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 and the A494 Chester. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:30 on 8 June 2020 to 06:00 on 9 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 9 June 2020 to 12 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15 June 2020 to 20 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 22 June 2020 to 27 June 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:02:31 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J14 and J15 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J14 and J15 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:30 on 8 June 2020 to 06:00 on 9 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 9 June 2020 to 12 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15 June 2020 to 20 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 22 June 2020 to 27 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:02:31 GMT
    • M56 westbound within J15 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound at junction J15 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:30 on 8 June 2020 to 06:00 on 9 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 9 June 2020 to 12 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15 June 2020 to 20 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 22 June 2020 to 27 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:02:31 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J2 and J3 | Westbound | Road Works | Manchester District

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J1 and J3 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 5 June 2020 to 05:00 on 6 June 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M56 Manchester District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:53:14 GMT
    • M56 J1 westbound access | Westbound | Road Works | Stockport District

      Location : The M56 westbound entry slip at junction J1 from A34. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 11:00 from 10 June 2020 to 11 June 2020.
      M56 Stockport District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:13:19 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J2 and J3 | Westbound | Road Works | Manchester District

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J2 and J3 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Litter Clearance. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 31 March 2021.
      M56 Manchester District Live Traffic News
      Wed, 03 Jun 2020 11:06:21 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J12 and J14 | Westbound | Road Works | Halton

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J12 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 9 June 2020 to 12 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M56 Halton Live Traffic News
      Tue, 02 Jun 2020 19:22:27 GMT
    • M56 J10 westbound exit | Westbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J10 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 6 June 2020 to 8 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      M56 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Tue, 02 Jun 2020 13:15:20 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J10 and J11 | Westbound | Road Works | Halton

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J9 and J11 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:00 on 26 May 2020 to 05:00 on 4 July 2020.
      M56 Halton Live Traffic News
      Wed, 03 Jun 2020 11:00:34 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J10 and J11 | Westbound | Road Works | Halton

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J9 and J11 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 5 June 2020 to 05:00 on 6 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 8 June 2020 to 13 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 15 June 2020 to 20 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 22 June 2020 to 27 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M56 Halton Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 04:00:52 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 and the A494 Chester. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 20:00 from 24 June 2020 to 26 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 20:00 from 29 June 2020 to 30 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 09:12:14 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 and the A494 Chester. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 07:00 on 16 June 2020 to 20:00 on 19 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 20:00 from 22 June 2020 to 23 June 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 20:00 from 1 July 2020 to 4 July 2020. Schedule : From 06:00 on 6 July 2020 to 20:00 on 6 July 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 09:12:14 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 and the A494 Chester. Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 07:00 on 16 June 2020 to 20:00 on 6 July 2020.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 09:12:14 GMT
    • M56 westbound within J6 | Westbound | Road Works | Manchester District

      Location : The M56 westbound at junction J6 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 5 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M56 Manchester District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:00:35 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J15 and the A494 Chester. Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 07:00 on 5 June 2020 to 20:00 on 10 July 2020.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 06:00:21 GMT
    • M56 westbound within J5 | Westbound | Road Works | Manchester District

      Location : The M56 westbound at junction J5 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 5 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M56 Manchester District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:01:53 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J5 and J6 | Westbound | Road Works | Manchester District

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J5 and J6 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 5 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M56 Manchester District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:00:34 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J15 and A494 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junction J14 and the A494 Chester. Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:30 on 8 June 2020 to 06:00 on 8 August 2020.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:02:32 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J7 and J8 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire East

      Location : The M56 westbound at junction J7 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 5 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:00:34 GMT
    • M56 westbound within J14 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire West and Chester

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J12 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 13 October 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M56 Cheshire West and Chester Live Traffic News
      Wed, 03 Jun 2020 11:05:49 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J7 and J8 | Westbound | Road Works | Cheshire East

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J5 and J7 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 09:00 on 3 June 2020 to 17:00 on 5 June 2020.
      M56 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 04:20:55 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J12 and J14 | Westbound | Road Works | Halton

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J12 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 21:00 on 15 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M56 Halton Live Traffic News
      Thu, 04 Jun 2020 06:49:09 GMT
    • M56 westbound between J6 and J7 | Westbound | Road Works | Manchester District

      Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J6 and J7 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 5 June 2020. Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.
      M56 Manchester District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:00:34 GMT

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