A road closure cause major traffic hold-ups in Southsea today.
Parts of the area were brought to a standstill because Pembroke Road, in Old Portsmouth, is closed for resurfacing.
The road is used by many drivers as a cut-through to get on the to M275.
Traffic was backed up to Southsea Common from 8am this morning but started moving again towards 9am. The road is set to be closed for a week.