Regional Travel Information

Motorway

Real -time traffic information for England’s motorways and major A roads is now available:

  • From the new Traffic Radio service, available on DAB digital radio and the internet at www.trafficradio.org.uk. To tune into the DAB service, simply press the “scan” button on your radio. The radio will tune into all available channels and you can select the new service by scrolling through the channels until you reach “Traffic Radio”.
  • On the internet at www.highways.gov.uk/trafficinfo
  • By phone from the Highways Agency 24-hour voice activated phone service on 08700 660 115.
  • Before using a mobile, find a safe place to park. Never stop on the hard shoulder of a motorway except in an emergency. Make sure it’s safe and legal before you call.

You can find up to the minute North West Live Travel News at DirectGov.uk