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Old 07-08-2012, 03:19 AM
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M4 between London and LHR Closed UPDATE - Now Open

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18751507

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-18751083

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The main motorway link from London to Heathrow Airport has been closed to all traffic after a crack was found in a "sensitive area" of the road structure.

The M4 is shut between junctions one and three and is expected to remain closed for up to five days.


I'd expect the rail links to be very busy.
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Old 07-08-2012, 04:36 AM
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Well that's going to really bad for traffic. And with the Olympics the timing couldnt be worse.
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The British Grand Prix is today. So is Wimbledon.

They say the M4 will reopen before the Olympics.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/tr...ver-crack.html

There are other airports, but the majority of flights from the US go to LHR.
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M4 Open

The M4 reopened this morning. Just in time.
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