The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 7 August

August 7, 2017MerseylinkNews

7 August 2017

Mersey Gateway roadworks update

Road openings

The following route will reopen following essential work on the Mersey Gateway project.

Date Road Details
From 06/08/17 Astmoor Road, Runcorn Astmoor Road in both directions between Davy Road and Chadwick Road will reopen.
From 12/08/17 Lodge Lane Junction Lodge Lane Junction will open to northbound traffic only

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

Date Road Details
07/08/17 for approx two weeks A533 Central Expressway, Runcorn Total closure of the exit slip road from Central Expressway to Spur Road. A diversion will be in place.
08/08/17 – 09/08/17 Weston Point Expressway, Runcorn Overnight total closure (7.30pm – 5am) of northbound Weston Point Expressway between M56 roundabout and Weston Link. A diversion will be in place.
11/08/17 – 14/08/17 A562 Speke Road, Widnes Weekend closure (7.30pm Friday – 5am Monday) of southbound Speke Road. A diversion will be in place.
11/08/17 – 13/08/17 A557 Weston Point Expressway, Runcorn Weekend closure (midnight Friday – midnight Sunday) of the northbound Weston Point Expressway between M56 Junction 12 roundabout and Weston Link. A diversion will be in place or use M56 Junction 11 and Daresbury Expressway.
12/08/17 – 27/08/17 A533 Central Expressway, Runcorn Total closure of the slip road from Weston Link to northbound Central Expressway. Traffic will be diverted over the new Lodge Lane Junction.

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.