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    Live roadworks map

    https://roadworks.org/

    The info is provided by participating highway authorities and some maintenance companies. It get's traffic status using google. Very useful site to use to help plan and tweak a journey and see why there is a delay. Also tells you when the roadworks should last until and if they have temp traffic lights setup.
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    Re: Live roadworks map

    nice link chap

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    Re: Live roadworks map

    This is news to people?
    Wow, I thought everyone knew about it... Then again, we've been using it for all our stuff for ages, so it's been one of our daily 'Decision Support Tools' ever since I can remember.

    Fair play for putting it out there MLyons... and for publicising the website too!!


    I note that Gigaclear participate and are very accurate - They moved some locations this morning and already the site is bang-on accurate, right to the very house their lights are at!

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    Re: Live roadworks map

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    This is news to people?
    Wow, I thought everyone knew about it... Then again, we've been using it for all our stuff for ages, so it's been one of our daily 'Decision Support Tools' ever since I can remember.

    Fair play for putting it out there MLyons... and for publicising the website too!!


    I note that Gigaclear participate and are very accurate - They moved some locations this morning and already the site is bang-on accurate, right to the very house their lights are at!
    I've known for ages then when I was looking at it Zak went "ooooooooooooooooooohhhhhh what's that?" After explaining he told me to post it.
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    Re: Live roadworks map

    If Hexus is still in St Albans, you don't need this site. The answer is always 'everywhere', and 'whenever they like' and 'to cause maximum disruption' and 'yes, we did only dig it up 2 weeks ago'.

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    Re: Live roadworks map

    Quote Originally Posted by Smudger View Post
    If Hexus is still in St Albans, you don't need this site. The answer is always 'everywhere', and 'whenever they like' and 'to cause maximum disruption' and 'yes, we did only dig it up 2 weeks ago'.
    There were some right outside our office. Turned my 20-25 (15 mins when DR turned up at my house once ) minute commute into an hour
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    Re: Live roadworks map

    Quote Originally Posted by MLyons View Post
    There were some right outside our office. Turned my 20-25 (15 mins when DR turned up at my house once ) minute commute into an hour
    See? Told you so.

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    Re: Live roadworks map

    that map broke my journey again.. it lies

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    Re: Live roadworks map

    Just discovered that the kerb is being re-aligned at a house up the road from me!
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    Re: Live roadworks map

    Quote Originally Posted by peterb View Post
    Just discovered that the kerb is being re-aligned at a house up the road from me!
    thats so I can get my zimmer frame up the pavement to ram raid your house ;-)

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    Re: Live roadworks map

    Quote Originally Posted by Zak33 View Post
    thats so I can get my zimmer frame up the pavement to ram raid your house ;-)
    I didn't say which direction it was being realigned!
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