M5

The 161.7 mile long M5 motor­way links the West Mid­lands with the South West of England.

The motor­way is a pop­u­lar hol­i­day route dur­ing the sum­mer months con­nect­ing towns and cities which include Birm­ing­ham, Worces­ter, Chel­tenham, Bris­tol and Exeter.

M5 Traffic Information

Location : The M5 northbound between junction J3 and the M6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 30 June 2017.

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Location : The M5 southbound between junctions J4A and J6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 May 2017.

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Location : The M5 southbound between junctions J4A and J5 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 May 2017.

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Location : The M5 northbound between junctions J31 and J30 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 12:30 on 31 July 2017.

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Location : The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J9 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 4 June 2017 to 06:00 on 5 June 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

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M5 Road Projects

M5 junction 9

Car­riage­way resur­fac­ing works con­sist­ing of var­i­ous sizes of patch­ing and rein­state­ment of road mark­ings and studs together with new anti-skid surfacing

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M5 Bridgwater Junction

We will be widen­ing the slip roads at Junc­tion 23 on the M5.

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Fuel Price Indicator Trial

The trial will involve the instal­la­tion of new elec­tronic signs on the verge of the M5 south­bound car­riage­way, between junc­tion 15 (Bris­tol) and junc­tion 3

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M5 junction 3 to junction 4a northbound and southbound resurfacing

The aim of this scheme is to resur­face the north­bound and south­bound car­riage­ways of the M5 between junc­tion 3 to 4a.

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M5 Junction 5 with A38 North and Southbound Improvement scheme

This is a junc­tion improve­ment scheme to improve the flow around the round­about and giv­ing pri­or­ity to traf­fic trav­el­ling off the M5 Southbound

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