M61 Traffic News

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Northbound M61 Roadworks and Delays

  • M61 northbound within the A666 junction | Northbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 northbound between junction A666 and the A6053 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 24 April 2021 to 10:00 on 25 April 2021. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Sat, 17 Apr 2021 21:10:24 GMT
  • M61 northbound between J6 and J8 | Northbound | Road Works | Lancashire

    Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J8 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 21 April 2021 to 23 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Lancashire Live Traffic News
    Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:52:29 GMT
  • link road from M60 J14 for A666 within M61 J2 | Northbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 northbound at junction J2 from A580 to A666. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 19 April 2021 to 24 April 2021. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Sat, 17 Apr 2021 04:03:07 GMT
  • M61 northbound between J6 and J8 | Northbound | Road Works | Lancashire

    Location : The M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J8 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 23:30 on 31 December 2021.
    M61 Lancashire Live Traffic News
    Mon, 12 Apr 2021 09:45:08 GMT

Southbound M61 Delays and Roadworks

  • M61 southbound within the A666 junction | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound at junction . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 24 April 2021 to 10:00 on 25 April 2021. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Sat, 17 Apr 2021 21:10:24 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J8 and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 21 April 2021 to 23 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:52:29 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J8 and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 April 2021 to 05:00 on 21 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:22:19 GMT
  • M61 southbound within J3 for A666 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J3 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 April 2021 to 05:00 on 22 April 2021.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Wed, 14 Apr 2021 19:12:58 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J3 and J2 from M61 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J4 and J2 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 April 2021 to 05:00 on 22 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Wed, 14 Apr 2021 19:12:58 GMT
  • M61 southbound within J3 for A666 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J3 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 21 April 2021 to 05:00 on 22 April 2021. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Wed, 14 Apr 2021 19:12:58 GMT
  • M61 southbound within J3 for A666 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J3 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 April 2021 to 05:00 on 21 April 2021. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Tue, 13 Apr 2021 19:12:31 GMT
  • M61 southbound within J3 for A666 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J3 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 April 2021 to 05:00 on 21 April 2021.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Tue, 13 Apr 2021 19:12:31 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J3 and J2 from M61 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J4 and J2 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 20 April 2021 to 05:00 on 21 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Tue, 13 Apr 2021 19:12:31 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J8 and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 19 April 2021 to 05:00 on 20 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Mon, 12 Apr 2021 19:15:00 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J6 and J5 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J6 and J5 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 19 April 2021 to 05:00 on 20 April 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Mon, 12 Apr 2021 19:14:53 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J8 and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Barrier repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 23:30 on 31 December 2021.
    M61 Lancashire Live Traffic News
    Mon, 12 Apr 2021 09:45:08 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J8 and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 23:30 on 31 December 2021.
    M61 Lancashire Live Traffic News
    Mon, 12 Apr 2021 09:45:08 GMT
  • M61 southbound between J8 and J6 | Southbound | Road Works | Bolton District

    Location : The M61 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 23:30 on 31 December 2021.
    M61 Bolton District Live Traffic News
    Mon, 12 Apr 2021 09:45:08 GMT

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3 thoughts on “M61 Traffic News”

  1. Hi,

    States for M61 motorway “No Reported Congestion” well I am stuck in standstill traffic for over 90 minutes and still counting.

    Please update!

    Thanks

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