M1 junctions 32-35aRecently updated

Improving the M1 by making it a smart motorway between junctions 32 and 35a.

Region:  North East
Start date:  January 2015
Cost:  £106.1 million
Status:  CURRENT
Type:  Major Scheme
End date:  March 2017
Programme:  Smart Motorways

Progress report

The M1 smart motorway from junction 32 to 35a is now operational and open to traffic. We have some scheduled maintenance planned over the coming months, which includes minor resurfacing works and installing further roadside technology along this section of the motorway. We will undertake these activities overnight to keep any disruption to a minimum.

What next?

The scheme is now fully operational.

Timeline

Date Event
October 2010 Spending review: scheme to be prepared for construction by 2016
March 2012 Start of construction confirmed for 2013/14, subject to statutory processes
June 2013 Start of preparatory scheme to replace central reserve barrier
December 2013 Preparatory scheme ends
February 2015 Construction begins
Winter 2016/17 Construction ends

Why we need this scheme

The M1 in South Yorkshire is an important route for regional and international traffic. The section between junction 32 (M18) and junction 35 (A616) carries more than 110,000 vehicles each day and suffers from congestion and delay at peak times.

Aims

This project will relieve congestion and smooth the flow of the traffic, improving safety and journey times. These benefits will also support economic development in the region.

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Planned roadworks

Roadworks and Events for England

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Location : The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J33 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 00:05 on 30 September 2017 to 10:00 on 1 October 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: September 23, 2017, 11:10 pm
Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J33 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 00:05 on 30 September 2017 to 10:00 on 1 October 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: September 23, 2017, 11:10 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2, 3 and 4 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:04 am
Location : The A631 northbound between the junctions with the A6178 and the A6109 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J34 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at Woodall Services. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J32 and J30 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 September 2017 to 06:00 on 26 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J37 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 10:00 and 15:00 from 25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J35 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 09:30 on 28 September 2017 to 15:30 on 28 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at Woodall Services. Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J36 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 26 September 2017 to 06:00 on 27 September 2017. Schedule : From 21:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at Woodall Services. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J31 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2, 3 and 4 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 September 2017 to 06:00 on 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be three of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J31 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J33 and J34 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J36 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 10:00 and 15:00 from 25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M18 slip road to the M1 northbound . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:04 on 22 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J31 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 September 2017 to 06:00 on 26 September 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound at junction J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 September 2017 to 06:00 on 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 September 2017 to 06:00 on 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound exit slip at junction J36 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 10:00 and 15:00 from 25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J32 and J30 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:03 on 21 September 2017 to 06:00 on 26 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound at junction J34 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J32 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J32 and J33 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J33 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:03 on 22 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound at junction J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 September 2017 to 06:00 on 26 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J30 and J32 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 September 2017 to 06:00 on 30 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound at junction J33 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J33 and J34 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J33 and J34 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 September 2017 to 06:00 on 28 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound at junction J32 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 southbound between junctions J37 and J35A . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 10:00 and 15:00 from 25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M1 northbound between junctions J32 and J34 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm
Location : The M18 slip road to the M1 northbound . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 September 2017 to 06:00 on 29 September 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:44 pm

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