The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 23 January 2017

January 23, 2017MerseylinkNews

New works

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 existing major closures and diversion routes, please visit the Plan Your Journey page on the Mersey Gateway website.

Date Road Details
23/01/17 Victoria Road / Waterloo Road, Widnes Emergency closure of Victoria Road / Waterloo Road in both directions between Hutchinson Street and Ashley Way due to a gas leak. National Grid are working to reopen the road as soon as possible. A diversion is in place.
23-25/01/17 A562 Speke Road, Widnes Overnight lane closures (7.30pm – 5.30am) on Speke Road in both directions between Ditton junction and Everite Road.
23-27/01/17 Victoria Road / Waterloo Road, Widnes Overnight closures (7.30pm – 5am) of Victoria Road / Waterloo Road in both directions between Hutchinson Street and Ashley Way. A diversion will be in place.
26/01/17 – 11/02/17 B5419 Moor Lane, Widnes Overnight lane closures (7.30pm – 5.30am) in both directions on Moor Lane between Kingsway roundabout and Ditton Road.
27-30/01/17

CANCELLED

Victoria Road / Waterloo Road, Widnes Weekend closure (7.30pm Friday – 5am Monday) of Victoria Road / Waterloo Road in both directions between Hutchinson Street and Ashley Way. A diversion will be in place.
03-06/02/17 A533 Central Expressway, Runcorn Weekend closure (7.30pm Friday – 5am Monday) of Central Expressway southbound (towards Halton Lea) between the offslip and access slip at Halton Brow junction. A diversion will be in place.

Ongoing works

There is a series of ongoing works taking place across Widnes and Runcorn. For more details on these works visit Down Your Street on the Mersey Gateway website, or click the area links below:

Widnes

Runcorn

Halton Borough Council works

See Halton Borough Council’s roadworks page for details of other roadworks in Halton.