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Mersey Gateway roadworks and footpath closures update – 12 October

October 12, 2015adminNews

Essential work on the Mersey Gateway Project means the following new road, lane and footpath closures will be in place over the coming days and weeks.

Please note the table below does not include details of ongoing work. For details of ongoing work, please visit the Mersey Gateway website.

Date of closure Road / footpath Details
12/10/15 – mid November M56 Junction 12 eastbound exit slip road There will be a total closure of the eastbound exit slip road at junction 12 of the M56 from Monday 12 October for around five weeks. There will be a diversion route in place via junction 11 of the M56.
12/10/15 –mid November M56 Junction 12 eastbound access slip road One lane of the M56 Junction 12 eastbound access slip road will be closed off peak, between 9.30am and 3.30pm for about five weeks.
14/10/15 –for one day Central Expressway southbound13/10/15 update – CANCELLED There will be a closure of a section of the southbound exit slip road to Halton Lea Roundabout off-peak, between 9.30am and 3.30pm. A diversion will be in place.
17/10/15 – 19/10/15 A557 southbound between M56 Junction 12 Roundabout and Clifton Roundabout There will be a total closure of the A557 southbound, between the M56 Junction 12 Roundabout and Clifton Roundabout, between midnight on the Friday night and 5am on the Monday morning, 17 to 19 October. There will also be a lane closure on the opposite northbound carriageway. A diversion will be in place.
19/10/15 for one day A533 Queensway Offpeak (9.30am-3.30pm) lane 2 closures in both directions over Ditton Junction.
19/10/15 – for 8 weeks Desoto Road northbound access slip road to Ditton Roundabout15/10/15 update – postponed to 28 October for 10 weeks Overnight closures of Desoto Road northbound access slip road between 3MG and Ditton Roundabout. Also a lane closure on Queensway northbound exit slip road to Ditton Roundabout. The closures will operate between 7pm and 5am. A diversion will be in place.
23/10/15 – 26/10/15 A557 southbound, between M56 Junction 12 Roundabout and Clifton Roundabout There will be a total closure of the A557 southbound between the M56 Junction 12 Roundabout and Clifton Roundabout, from 7.30pm on Friday, October 23 and 5am on Monday, October 26. There will also be a lane closure on the opposite northbound carriageway. A diversion will be in place.
26/10/15 – 30/10/15 Ditton Road There will be a total closure of Ditton Road westbound from Ditton roundabout to the WSR entrance. A diversion will be in place.
28/10/15 – 19/11/15 Beechwood Avenue There will be two-way temporary traffic signals on Beechwood Avenue under Lodge Lane Interchange.
 9/11/15 – 15/11/15 Brook Place South Footbridge Closure of Brook Place South Footbridge (known locally as the ‘curly’ bridge). A diversion via Halton North Footbridge will be in place.
18/11/15 – 15/02/16 Halton South Footbridge Closure of Halton South Footbridge that runs from Halton Lea to Halton Lodge for structure repairs. A diversion will be in place.

Ongoing works

There is also a series of ongoing major works taking place across Widnes and Runcorn.  For more details on these major ongoing works visit the Plan Your Journey website, or click the links below.

Widnes

Runcorn

For more information on other ongoing work, please visit: www.merseygateway.co.uk/down-your-street/

Halton Borough Council Mersey Link

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