Overnight closures on M5

Diversions in place.

Motorists are being advised of a number of overnight closures on the exit slip roads of junction 29 on the M5.

The southbound exit, northbound entry and southbound entry at the junction will be closed from 8pm until 6am.

On the M5 southbound exit the slip road will be closed overnight from Monday, January 9, to Thursday, January 12, with a diversion route via Junction 30 Sandygate in place.

The M5 northbound entry will be closed overnight on January 13, 16 and 17.


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There will be a signed diversion from Moor Lane roundabout, then via Moor Lane (Sowton Industrial Estate), Moto roundabout and Sidmouth Road to M5 Junction 30 Sandygate.

The M5 southbound entry will be closed overnight until Friday, January 20.

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The diversion for M5 southbound traffic will be along the A30/A3015 to Moor Lane roundabout, then via Moor Lane (Sowton Industrial Estate), Moto roundabout and Sidmouth Road to Junction 30 of the M5.

The closures are due to work being carried out by South West Highways as part of ongoing road improvements.

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