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Alerts (15)

 Twitter   2016-07-30 19:35:58 edbilbesmith should be open at approx. 8pm 

 Twitter   2016-07-30 19:34:29 [2] Traffic slow Vic Embankment NB to Horse Guards Ave, Vic Embankment SB to Bridge St & around Parliament Sq 

 Twitter   2016-07-30 19:34:22 [1] Prudential Classique: CLOSURES on Mall, Constitution Hill, Birdcage Walk, Parliament Sq, Whitehall, Trafalgar Sq, Strand & Charing X Rd. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:35:00 30-31 July London Wide Ride London Road Closures. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:35:00 A1 Highbury Cnr 29 Jul-12 Aug Major Works Expect Delays. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:35:00 6 Aug - 4 Sept A30 Hatton Cross - Works Expect Delays. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:35:00 West Brompton Lillie Road Closed-water Main Repairs. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:35:00 A219 Wood Lane Closed N/bound Utility Works Use Other Route. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:30:00 24jul 16- 31dec 17a127 Lane Cl Osures Adleigh Gdns Rd. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:30:00 30-31 July London Ride Event Road Cl Osures. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:30:00 29 May-7 Aug 2100-0500 Vauxhall Cross Nightly Works. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:25:00 A406 Crooked Billet E/bnd Accident Expect Delays. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:15:00 25jul-16sep 16 A216 Mitcham L/ Streatham Works Delays Possible. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:05:00 Cambridge Heath Rd - Closed Police Incident Use Other Route. 

Message 2016-07-30 18:00:00 A400 Camden High Street Works Delays. 

Severe Traffic (4)

City Route, Farringdon Cross Route, Bishopsgate Cross Route [A400] Prudetial Freecycle (EC2V) (City Of London)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - Prudential FreeCycle (All Directions) - As part of the weekend of cycling, there will be a mass participation FreeCycle event in Central London. The full route will be closed to facilitate the event with St Pauls Churchyard closed at 0500hrs. From 0600hrs roads to the east of the route including Holborn and the City of London will be closed. From 0700hrs the remainder of the closures will be implemented including Waterloo Bridge, Aldwych, Kingsway, Victoria Embankment, Strand and roads within the St Jamess Park area. Closures east of and including Waterloo Bridge will reopen by 1800hrs. At 1700hrs, the Womens Classique event will take place on a looped route starting and finishing on the Mall will travel via Constitution Hill, Birdcage Walk, Parliament Square, Whitehall, Trafalgar Square, Strand and Charing Cross Road. The full route will be closed to facilitate the event. Victoria Embankment will also remain closed. All the closures for the Classique are due to be removed by 1930hrs with the exception of those in the St Jamess Park area. (#128139)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2016-07-30 18:05:58 
The Strand, Trafalgar Square and approaches, Whitehall and approaches, and roads within St Jamess Park remain closed. Traffic is currently slow moving northbound on Victoria Embankment on approach to Horse Guards Avenue, southbound on Victoria Embankment on approach to Bridge Street and around Parliament Square.


[A406] Crooked Billet Underpass (A406) (E17,E4) (Waltham Forest)

Traffic Incidents [Collision] - [A406] Crooked Billet Underpass (A406) (E4 ) (Eastbound) - Lane two (of two) obstructed by a collision. (#132482)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2016-07-30 18:03:18 
Traffic is slow on approach. Eastbound delays are reaching back to Fore Street Tunnel Montagu Road, westbound slow beyond Waterworks due to on lookers.


A406, A205, A316 [B282] Prudential Ridelondon - South West Area (SW14) (Richmond Upon Thames)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - PRUDENTIAL RIDELONDON (All Directions) - SOUTH WEST AREA - Extensive Road closures will be in place between Chalkers Corner and Kingston one way system into Surrey and back to London for the return route via Coombe Lane, Putney Bridge and Chelsea Embankment where the event will finish on The Mall. The closures will be implemented from 0500hrs at the following locations - Chiswick Bridge, Clifford Avenue, Upper Richmond Road and Sheen Lane, roads through Richmond Park to Queens Road, Kingston Road and the Kingston one-way system, Kingston Bridge and Hampton Court Road to Hampton Court Bridge. The route then goes into Surrey, where it returns via Kingston and follows a route to Putney Bridge via Coombe Lane West, Coombe Lane (The A3 remains open in both directions at all times), Raynes Park, Worple Road, Wimbledon Hill, through Wimbledon Village, Wimbledon Parkside, Tibbets Corner, Putney Hill, Putney High Street to Putney Bridge and back into Central London. The return route road closures will be implemented from 0730. Kew Bridge, Twickenham Bridge and Richmond Bridge will remain open. The full route or parts of the route in the South West area will only be reopened to traffic once it is safe to do so. For real-time traffic updates in Surrey, please follow SurreyTravel on Twitter. For updates on the motorways, go to www.trafficengland.co.uk or follow HighwaysEngland. Please visit www.tfl.gov.uk/prudentialridelondon for more detailed information about the route and local road closures. (#130727)


Blackwall Tunnel, Future Consideration, City Route, A13, Southern River Route, A12, Inner Ring [B142] Prudential Ridelondon - East Area (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - [B142] PRUDENTIAL RIDELONDON EAST AREA (E14) (All Directions) - Extensive Road closures will be in place between The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to Trafalgar Square from 0400hrs to facilitate this years RideLondon event. The closures include - Tower Bridge, A12 between Redbridge Roundabout and Blackwall Tunnel, Blackwall Tunnel southbound, Aspen Way, Limehouse Link Tunnel, The Highway and East Smithfield will be closed in both directions and A13 in both directions between Beckton Roundabout and Burdett Road. The A12, Blackwall Tunnel and A13 will be reopened by approximately 1100hrs. The following river crossings will remain open east of Tower Bridge - Rotherhithe Tunnel in both directions and Woolwich Ferry. Roads will be reopened in the eastern area once it is safe to do so. Please visit www.tfl.gov.uk/prudentialridelondon for more detailed information about the route and local road closures. (#128150)

Events of Interest (12)

Wembley Stadium () (Brent)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - Wembley Stadium - Wembley Stadium will be hosting the FA Community Shield between Leicester City and Manchester United, kick off is at 1600hrs. Large pedestrian numbers are expected in the Wembley area. Traffic levels are expected to increase in the area in the lead up to the game and after the game has concluded. Roads likely to be affected are the A406, Harrow Road, Wembley High Road and roads around the stadium. (#129904)


Inner Ring, Farringdon Cross Route, City Route, A13, Southern River Route, Blackwall Tunnel, Bishopsgate Cross Route [A112] Central And East London - Triathlon- 7th August 2016 (EC4V) (City Of London)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - CENTRAL AND EAST LONDON AREAS (All Directions) - London Triathlon - Road closures will be implemented on the route and approaches from 05:00 to facilitate the second day of the London Triathlon between the Excel Centre and Central London including Royal Albert Way, roads around the Excel, Lower Lea Crossing, Aspen Way, Limehouse Link Tunnel, The Highway, Upper and Lower Thames Streets, and Victoria Embankment. All roads west of Tower Bridge are scheduled to reopen by 12:00 with all roads east of Tower Bridge scheduled to reopen at 18:00. Expect delays. (#127260)


A406 [A112] East London - Triathlon- 6th August 2016 (E16) (Newham)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - EAST LONDON AREA (All Directions) - TRIATHLON - There is a two day event planned where the first day is contained within the Excel area with road closures between Gallions Reach Roundabout and Leamouth Roundabout including Lower Lea Crossing, Royal Albert Way, Victoria Dock Road and Silvertown Way. Expect delays in the area. (#127259)


Inner Ring, A24, A20, City Route, A23, Southern River Route [A3202] Central London Area - March (Ref: 0133) (SE1) (Lambeth)

Special and Planned Events [March/Procession] - CENTRAL LONDON AREA (All Directions) - March - A large group will form up on Windrush Square in Brixton from 0900hrs. At 1200hrs, they will march to Parliament Square via Brixton Road, Kennington Park Road, Kennington Road, Westminster Bridge Road, and Westminster Bridge. They will then hold a rally on Parliament Square before returning to Windrush Square via the same route. The march will be facilitated by the MPS with road closures along the route and its approaches. (#131420)


[A4] Fleet Street (EC4A,WC2B,WC2R,EC4Y) (Westminster,City Of London)

Special and Planned Events [Construction Activity] - [A4] Fleet Street (EC4) (Westbound) between [A4] Fetter Lane and [B400] Chancery Lane - Closed during a crane operation. Westbound traffic is diverted via [A4] Fetter Lane, New Fetter Lane, Holborn Circus, [A40] Holborn, [A40] High Holborn, [A4200] Kingsway, Strand Underpass, Aldwych and [A4] Strand. (#130496)


[A4] Fleet Street (EC4A,WC2R,WC2B,EC4Y) (City Of London,Westminster)

Special and Planned Events [Construction Activity] - [A4] Fleet Street (EC4) (Westbound) between [A4] Fetter Lane and [B400] Chancery Lane - Closed between approximately 0800hrs and 1800hrs during crane operations on Saturday 6, 13 and 20 August. Westbound traffic is diverted via [A4] Fetter Lane, New Fetter Lane, Holborn Circus, [A40] Holborn, [A40] High Holborn, [A4200] Kingsway, Strand Underpass, Aldwych and [A4] Strand. (#130493)


Wembley Stadium () (Brent)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - Wembley Stadium - Wembley Stadium will be hosting the Barbarians v South Africa rugby match, kickoff is 1500hrs. Large pedestrian numbers are expected in the Twickenham area. Traffic levels are expected to increase in the area in the lead up to the game and after the game has concluded. Roads likely to be affected are the A316 Chertsey Road and all roads leading to Twickenham Station and around the stadium. (#129911)


Wembley Stadium () (Brent)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - Wembley Stadium - Wembley Stadium will be hosting the NFL game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Washington Redskins, kick off is at 1330hrs. Large pedestrian numbers are expected in the Wembley area. Traffic levels are expected to increase in the area in the lead up to the game and after the game has ended. Roads likely to be affected are the A406, Harrow Road, Wembley High Road and roads around the stadium. (#129908)


Wembley Stadium () (Brent)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - Wembley Stadium - Wembley Stadium will be hosting Billy Joel in concert. Gates open at 1630hrs. Large pedestrian numbers are expected in the Wembley area. Traffic levels are expected to increase in the area in the lead up to the event and once it has ended. Roads likely to be affected are the A406, Harrow Road, Wembley High Road and roads around the stadium. (#129906)


[A4020] Uxbridge Road (W13,W5) (Ealing)

Special and Planned Events [Parade/Celebration] - [A4020] Uxbridge Road (W13/W5 ) (All Directions) between Chapel Road and Culmington Road - From 0930hrs a religious procession will make its way from Chapel Road to Uxbridge Road, where the bus lane will be closed for them in order to maintain normal traffic flows. From here, the procession will then continue down Culmington Road to Mattock Lane before returning back to Chapel Road. The procession will make short stops of up to 30 minutes once clear of Uxbridge Road at Culmington Lane, Mattock Lane and approaching Chapel Road. (#129303)


Bishopsgate Cross Route London Bridge (EC4R,SE1) (City Of London,Southwark)

Special and Planned Events [Other] - London Bridge (Northbound) - The northbound pavement and bus lane will be closed for the Annual Sheep Drive. (#126427)


A24 Clapham Common () (Wandsworth,Lambeth)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - Clapham Common - Clapham Common - (All Directions) - There is a festival planned in Clapham Common. Capacity for each day is estimated at 30K. Clapham South Station is to be used as the main egress and ingress with a disney style queuing system in place to assist. Nightingale Lane is to be closed to all traffic to facilitate the event. A205 The Avenue there will be a `green man┬┐ phasing 20 seconds of green man in every 30 seconds. There will be no temporary traffic lights in place. Expect larger than normal numbers of pedestrians in the area. (#125678)

Recent Updates (6)

[A1] Upper Street (N1) (Islington)

Traffic Incidents [Collision] - [A1] Upper Street (N1 ) (Northbound) at the junction of Highbury Corner - All lanes now open after an earlier collision. (#132484)

Update Just In! 2016-07-30 18:33:11 
No residual delays. Traffic is flowing well.


A20 westbound between A256 near Dover (east) and A256 near Dover (west) | Westbound | Congestion South East Kent

Congestion [Minor Disruption - Up To 15 Minutes Delay] - Location : The A20 westbound between the A2 and the junction with the A256 Dover East. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:30 and 19:45 on 30 July 2016. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic. Reason : Congestion. (#UF-16-07-30-600829)


[A40] Westway (W10) (Kensington & Chelsea)

Traffic Incidents [Collision] - [A40] Westway (W10) (Westbound) at Northern Roundabout - All lanes now open after an earlier collision. (#132483)

Recent Update! 2016-07-30 18:24:53 
No residual delays. Traffic is flowing well.


Inner Ring Hyde Park () (Kensington & Chelsea,Westminster)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - Hyde Park - The Race for Life event will be taking place within Hyde Park on Sunday 31st July. All roads and cycle paths within Hyde Park will be closed until approximately 1400hrs. In order to facilitate the build for the event, South Carriage Drive will be closed from 0001hrs on Saturday 30th July. (#131408)

Recent Update! 2016-07-30 18:15:36 
Use other route whilst closure is in place. No current reported delays.


A21 southbound within the A225 junction | Southbound | Congestion South East Kent

Congestion [Minor Disruption - Up To 15 Minutes Delay] - Location : The A21 southbound at the junction with the A225 . Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:30 and 19:45 on 30 July 2016. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic. Reason : Congestion. (#UF-16-07-30-600826)


A21 southbound within the A225 junction | Southbound | Congestion South East Kent

Congestion [Minor Disruption - Up To 15 Minutes Delay] - Location : The A21 southbound at the junction with the A225 . Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:15 and 19:30 on 30 July 2016. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic. Reason : Congestion. (#UF-16-07-30-600826)