M27 and A27 Traffic: Eastern Road closure causing delays to Portsmouth commuters returning to the city

Traffic is starting build for commuters heading into Portsmouth with a major road still closed.
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Drivers commuting into Portsmouth are facing delays entering the city on the A27 and M275 as the Eastern Road remains closed as Southern Water continue to repair a sewer pipe.

Commuters returning via the A27 are facing increasing delays. AA traffic news said: "Delays of eight minutes on A27 Westbound between A3(M) J5 (Bedhampton / Havant / Farlington) and M27 (Portsbridge Roundabout). Average speed 15 mph." When entering the city via the M275 Southbound, there are similar delays reported. AA Traffic news said: "Severe delays of twelve minutes on M275 Southbound between M27 J12 (Portsmouth) and A3. Average speed ten mph."

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