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Spanning across the 410 mile length of the A1 from London to Edinburgh, the series focuses on the work of the police, traffic officers and emergency response teams on both sides of the border as they deal with some of the thousands of incidents which affect the road every year.

From farmers to truckers, horse trainers to camel handlers, the series also takes a ride alongside many of the colourful characters who spend their lives on the road, whether for work or play.

Follow the men and women who work round the clock on Britain’s longest and most iconic road as they strive to keep the traffic moving and the public safe.

Follow the men and women who work round the clock on Britain’s longest and most iconic road as they strive to keep the traffic moving and the public safe.

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Episode 5, Series 1

Wednesday February 20 at 7:30pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 5 | Series 1

Bad drivers face a police crackdown and traffic officers race to the scene of a treacherous blowout. Also Santa's reindeer head hundreds of miles south down the A1.

Episode 5, Series 1

Saturday February 23 at 10:30pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 5 | Series 1

Bad drivers face a police crackdown and traffic officers race to the scene of a treacherous blowout. Also Santa's reindeer head hundreds of miles south down the A1.

Episode 5, Series 1

Sunday February 24 at 4:25am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 5 | Series 1

Bad drivers face a police crackdown and traffic officers race to the scene of a treacherous blowout. Also Santa's reindeer head hundreds of miles south down the A1.

Episode 6, Series 1

Wednesday February 27 at 7:30pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 6 | Series 1

Police race to the scene of a head-on collision. A milk lorry overturns bringing rush hour chaos to the A1. And a reckless speeder is tracked down after putting road-workers lives at…

Episode 6, Series 1

Saturday March 2 at 10:25pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 6 | Series 1

Police race to the scene of a head-on collision. A milk lorry overturns bringing rush hour chaos to the A1. And a reckless speeder is tracked down after putting road-workers lives at…

Episode 6, Series 1

Sunday March 3 at 4:20am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 6 | Series 1

Police race to the scene of a head-on collision. A milk lorry overturns bringing rush hour chaos to the A1. And a reckless speeder is tracked down after putting road-workers lives at…

Episode 7, Series 1

Wednesday March 6 at 7:30pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 7 | Series 1

An horrific crash causes chaos on the Great North Road, and traffic inspectors launch a crackdown on lethal lorries. Also the bumpy mission to deliver a herd of camels up the A1 to…

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