Planning on jumping into the car to grab those final bits of Christmas shopping before December 25th?

Make sure you check your journey before you head out so you do not get caught up in traffic.

Roadworks across west London are forcing roads to close, with delays expected in some boroughs.

Check below to see if your journey will be affected.


The works will be in place until Saturday, January 17

Vicarage Farm Road is closed at the junction of Great West Road in Hounslow to facilitate works.

Motorists are being warned to expect delays in the area, with temporary traffic lights on Great West Road also in operation at the junction.

The works will be in place until January 21.


The works are to facilitate surfacing and removal of a mass barrier

There will be two lane closures on the eastbound carriageway on the A40 Western Avenue at the junction of Dukes Road in Ealing .

The night time closure is to facilitate work on surfacing and the removal of a mass barrier, the opening of a new junction, new drainage and installation works.

Closures will continue until December 23.


Expect delays on the A4020 Uxbridge Road in all directions at the junction of Boston Road in Hanwell due to works facilitating a major borough street scheme.

Transport for London (TfL) warns of delays until September 1 2017.


TfL continue to warn of possible delays in both directions on the A406 Gunnersbury Avenue at the junction of Power Road in Chiswick .

It is due to the closure of Power Road for continuing bridge replacement works.

Works began in June this year and will continue until December 31.

Hyde Park

Motorists are being warned to expect large numbers of pedestrians in the Hyde Park Corner, Marble Arch and Park Lane areas due to the park's Winter Wonderland event.

The event is open from 10am until 10pm daily and some internal roads within the park will be closed or for event access only.

Winter Wonderland


Work continues until April 2019 during the redevelopment of 55-91 Knightsbridge .

It is affecting the A4 in Knightsbridge in both directions between Wilton Place and William Street and the westbound bus lane is closed.


Traffic will be affected on Saturday and Sunday

Motorists should expect delays on Hammersmith Bridge this weekend.

There are various restrictions in place whilst repair works are carried out.

Motorists will be affected from 7am until midday throughout the weekend, with stop-go traffic boards directing the traffic over the bridge.

Between 7am and 9am on Sunday, the bridge will be completely closed.


TfL are warning motorists to use another route

Roadworks are causing restrictions and closures in Westminster until Monday, December 19.

Bryanston Street will be closed and restrictions are in place on the A5, Edgware Road at the junction of Bryanston Street.

Motorists should plan an alternative route.

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