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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 14, Series 1

Saturday April 27 at 11:35pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 14 | Series 1

A breakdown spells double trouble for A1 traffic officers. A rush hour rollover threatens a horse trainer's hopes of making the big race and police put the breaks on a van driver's…

Episode 14, Series 1

Sunday April 28 at 4:15am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 14 | Series 1

A breakdown spells double trouble for A1 traffic officers. A rush hour rollover threatens a horse trainer's hopes of making the big race and police put the breaks on a van driver's…

Episode 1, Series 1

Wednesday May 1 at 9:55am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 1 | Series 1

This series follows 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.

Episode 15, Series 1

Wednesday May 1 at 7:30pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 15 | Series 1

A rush hour crash leaves traffic officers tackling a potential fire risk. Police take the high road in a crackdown on dangerous truckers.

Episode 2, Series 1

Thursday May 2 at 9:40am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 2 | Series 1

Police are called to a major pile up. Traffic examiners clamp down on overloaded vehicles and the huge mission to deliver a couple's dream retirement home two hundred miles up the A1…

Episode 3, Series 1

Friday May 3 at 10:00am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 3 | Series 1

Tempers boil over after a double crash at rush hour and the battle to move a mammoth machine to the end of the road in London for an appointment at the Lord Mayor's Parade.

Episode 15, Series 1

Saturday May 4 at 11:35pm

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 15 | Series 1

A rush hour crash leaves traffic officers tackling a potential fire risk. Police take the high road in a crackdown on dangerous truckers.

Episode 15, Series 1

Sunday May 5 at 5:10am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 15 | Series 1

A rush hour crash leaves traffic officers tackling a potential fire risk. Police take the high road in a crackdown on dangerous truckers.

Episode 4, Series 1

Monday May 6 at 10:10am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 4 | Series 1

An A1 patrol gets called to help a biker fighting for his life. Traffic officers come face to face with a lorry driver flouting the law, and a boat transporter is marooned after a…

Episode 5, Series 1

Tuesday May 7 at 10:15am

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 May 8 at 9:50am

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

Thursday May 9 at 9:40am

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…

Episode 8, Series 1

Friday May 10 at 10:00am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 8 | Series 1

A lorry breakdown causes rush hour traffic and emergency response teams are called after collapsed power lines close the A1. After a marathon journey north, a fireworks display team…

Episode 9, Series 1

Monday May 13 at 9:55am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 9 | Series 1

A suspected stolen vehicle leads police to pull over a driver who is found to be over the drink drive limit. A truck breakdown at rush hour puts motorists' safety in jeopardy.

Episode 10, Series 1

Tuesday May 14 at 9:55am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 10 | Series 1

A runaway van careers down an embankment to leave the A1 in total gridlock. Police race to a multiple car crash near Newcastle and the battle to deliver a luxury liner to the London…

Episode 11, Series 1

Wednesday May 15 at 9:50am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 11 | Series 1

A serious smash on a busy A1 junction leaves a driver's life hanging in the balance. Will treacherous weather hamper an emergency road repair?

Episode 12, Series 1

Thursday May 16 at 9:45am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 12 | Series 1

Emergency services fight to cut a woman free from her car after a rush hour crash. Police take a motorist suspected of drink driving off the A1.

Episode 13, Series 1

Friday May 17 at 9:55am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 13 | Series 1

Traffic officers race to get a stranded fuel tanker away from rush hour traffic. Police catch a vehicle travelling nearly thirty miles an hour over the speed limit.

Episode 14, Series 1

Monday May 20 at 9:00am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 14 | Series 1

A breakdown spells double trouble for A1 traffic officers. A rush hour rollover threatens a horse trainer's hopes of making the big race and police put the breaks on a van driver's…

Episode 15, Series 1

Tuesday May 21 at 9:55am

A1: Highway Patrol

Episode 15 | Series 1

A rush hour crash leaves traffic officers tackling a potential fire risk. Police take the high road in a crackdown on dangerous truckers.

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