SLOW traffic around a major roundabout in Southend due to ongoing works.

AA Travel News is reporting slow traffic around Cuckoo Corner roundabout in Southend this morning.

This is due to ongoing works in the area.

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Priory Crescent is currently closed and will remain closed until November 15 due to UK Power Network works.

According to Cadent, the works are utility repair and maintenance works.

As a result, traffic in the area is slow and building.