TRAFFIC in Newport is gridlocked this afternoon (Wednesday).

A one-way system has been in place on Fairlee Road since this morning, due to the Isle of Wight Festival, causing delays on surrounding roads.

Southern Vectis tweeted shortly after 4.30pm: "Heavy delays on all routes due to gridlocked traffic in Newport!!"

School buses have also been delayed.





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