Wednesday 24 July 2024
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M1 closed both ways to high-sided vehicles because of strong winds at J34 – see diversion

The M1 Tinsley Viaduct is closed in both directions, to high sided and vulnerable vehicles, due to strong winds.

These restrictions apply to all vehicles with a height of 6ft 9 inches and higher, vehicles towing and to motorcycles.

Diversion Details

Northbound traffic is being diverted via the solid circle diversion symbol

  • Exit the M1 Motorway using Junction 34 (South) slip road
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit and proceed along the lower level of the viaduct under the M1 to the next roundabout (M1 Junction 34 North).
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit to re-join M1 North.

Southbound traffic is being diverted via the solid square diversion symbol

  • Please follow the reverse of the above diversion route

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