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Kent travel news: Beat the jams with rush-hour updates on county roads from KentOnline

29 July 2014
by KentOnline reporter

Get ahead of the pack with our morning and evening rush-hour travel news for Kent commuters. Keep checking back for the latest updates.

Last updated: 9am - check back from 4pm for more rush hour updates

Cobham - A2
Traffic has returned to normal after an earlier accident on the A2 coast-bound at Brewers Road/Thong Lane/Halfpence Lane - the junction for Cobham and Shorne.
M25 - Dartford
Traffic has eased on the M25 anticlockwise at A282 (Dartford River Crossing toll booths).
One lane was closed due to an accident on M25 anticlockwise between J1B A282/A296 Princes Road (Dartford) and J1A A282/A206 Crossways Boulevard / B3228 (Swanscombe).
That has now cleared.
M25 - Orpington
Slow traffic on M25 clockwise between J4 A21 / A224 (Orpington) and J5 M26 / A21.

Goodnestone - A 299 Thanet Way
All lanes have re-opened and traffic returned to normal after an accident on A299 Thanet Way coastbound at Whitstable Road (Goodnestone / Staplestreet)
Margate - New Street
New Street in both directions is still closed due to unsafe building between B2055 Hawley Street and High Street. 
Replacement bus service are running on Southeastern between Hastings and Tunbridge Wells due to a signalling problem at Wadhurst.
The line has reopened but some knock-on delays of up to 20 minutes may occur. Buses are supplementing trains. There is no estimate for normal service

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