Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 13 May 2021

Worsley Road, Eccles

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 17 May 2021 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Worsley Road, Eccles near to the junction with New Lane.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable a manhole chamber within the carriageway to be rebuilt.

Delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods to further reduce such potential delays.

Worsley Road, Eccles (2)

Temporary four way signals will be in operation from 9am Saturday 15 May for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Worsley Road, Eccles at the junctions with New Lane, Slater Street and Kearsley Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the disconnection of an old lead water supply and the installation of a new water main.

Delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation between the hours of 9am and 5pm to further reduce such potential delays, motorists are advised to find an alternative route.

Barton Road, Worsley

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from 9am on Saturday 22 May 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Barton Road, Worsley at the junction with The Granary.

The signals are required to enable the rebuild of a manhole chamber within the carriageway.

Delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation between the hours of 9am and 5pm to further reduce such potential delays.

Leicester Road

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from Saturday 22 May 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Leicester Road, Salford at the junction with Castlefield Avenue.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable the installation of fibre optic cables within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation between the hours of 9am and 5pm to further reduce such potential delays.

Eccles Road

The use of stop / go boards will be in operation on Sunday 16 May 2021 for a period of one day between the hours or 9am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Eccles Road, Swinton at the junction with Lichfield Drive.

These are required to provide a small lane closure as and when required to carry out minor repairs to the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Ellenbrook Road (1)

The use of stop / go boards will be in operation on Friday 14 May 2021 for a period of one day between the hours or 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Ellenbrook Road, Worsley at the junction with Abbots Fold Road.

These are required to provide a small lane closure as and when required to carry out minor repairs to the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Newearth Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Wednesday 19 May 2021 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Newearth Road, Worsley near to the junction with Queensway.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable the rebuild of a damaged manhole chamber.

Minor delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods to further reduce such potential delays.

Partington Lane (Swinton)

A road closure will be in effect between the hours of 7.30pm and 6am on the following nights on the following section of highway:

  • Partington Lane, Swinton from the junction with the A6 Chorley Road to the junction with Vicarage Road.

Monday 24 May 2021 for two consecutive nights and then again from Tuesday 1 June for a further two consecutive nights.

The closures are required to enable the removal of the current surface material, resurfacing and lining works as part of the junction upgrades. In addition to the closures, lane closures will also be in effect and the use of temporary signals will be in operation on the A6 Chorley Road.

Diversions will be signed via the A572 Worsley Road, the A6 Chorley Road and vice versa, motorists are advised to find alternative routes where possible.

Station Road (Swinton)

A road closure will be in effect between the hours of 7.30pm and 6am on the following nights on the following section of highway:

  • Station Road, Swinton from the junction with the A6 Chorley Road to the junction with Swinton Hall Road.

Wednesday 26 May, Friday 28 May and Thursday 3 June 2021.

The closures are required to enable the removal of the current surface material, resurfacing and lining works as part of the junction upgrades In addition to the closures, lane closures will also be in effect and the use of temporary signals will be in operation on the A6 Chorley Road.

Diversions for local traffic will be signed via Swinton Hall Road, Wellington Road and vice versa. The main diversion will be signed via the arterial route network. Motorised are advised to find alternative routes where possible.

Wellington Road (Swinton)

A road closure will be in effect between the hours of 7.30pm and 6am on the following nights on the following section of highway:

  • Wellington Road, Swinton from the junction with the A6 Chorley Road.

Thursday 27 May, Friday 4 June and Monday 7 June 2021.

The closures are required to enable the removal of the current surface material, resurfacing and lining works as part of the junction upgrades. In addition to the closures, lane closures will also be in effect and the use of temporary signals will be in operation on the A6 Chorley Road.

Diversions will be signed via the A6 Chorley Road, Station Road, Swinton Hall Road, and vice versa. Motorised are advised to find alternative routes where possible.

Trinity Way

A lane closure will be in on Friday 14 May between the hours of midnight and 5.30am on the following section of highway:

  • Trinity Way, Salford opposite Bloom Street.

The lane closure is required to enable maintenance works to the signal sensors.

Greenleach Lane

Temporary four way signals will be in operation on Sunday 16 May between the hours of 9am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Greenleach Lane, Worsley at the junction with Forrester Street and the Green.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the disconnection of a old lead water supply and upgrade.

Minor delays can be expected.

Frederick Road

An inside lane closure will be in effect from Saturday 15 May 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Frederick Road, Salford on the approach to the Seaford Road junction.

The lane closure is required to locate and repair a water leak and valve.

Minor delays can be expected.

Partington Street

Temporary two way signals will be in operation from Tuesday 11 May for a period of up to seven days on the following section of highway:

  • Partington Street, Worsley.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the disconnection of an old lead water supply pipe and upgrade.

Very minor diversions can be expected.

Ordsall Lane (1)

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Tuesday 18 May 2021 for a period of up to six days on the following section of highway:

  • Ordsall Lane, Salford between the junctions of Fairbrother Street and St Clements Drive.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable the installation of ducting and a water supply to the new housing development adjacent to the carriageway.

Delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods to further reduce such potential delays.

Barton Lane

Temporary four way signals will be in operation form Wednesday 12 May 2021 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Barton Lane, Eccles at the junctions with Talbot Street and Davis Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential repairs to manhole chamber.

Delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods to further reduce such potential delays.

A57 Eccles New Road

A road closure will be in effect from Saturday 15 May for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • A57 Eccles New Road, at the junction with Langworthy Road in an east bound (Manchester bound) direction only.

The closure is required to enable essential repairs to a water main which has been leaking for a considerable period of time.

Diversions for the east bound closure will be signed via either Langworthy Road and Liverpool Street or South Langworthy Road and Broadway.

Manchester Road West

A lane closure will be in effect from Wednesday 19 May 2021 for a period of up to ten days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Manchester Road West, Little Hulton on the east bound (Manchester bound) approach to Cleggs Lane.

The lane closure is required to enable works adjacent to the carriageway and will only be in place during off peak periods.

Minor delays can be expected.

South King Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Tuesday 11 May 2021 for a period of up to six days on the following section of highway:

  • South King Street, Eccles at the junction with Langholme Place.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of a new telephone mast and associated infrastructure.

Minor delays can be expected.

Fitzwarren Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Thursday 13 May 2021 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Fitzwarren Street, Salford between the junctions of Seedley Road and Lower Seedley Road.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable a manhole chamber within the carriageway to be rebuilt.

Minor delays can be expected.

Blackfriars Street

Works are due to commence from Tuesday 4 May 2021 for a period of 11 days on the following section of highway:

  • Blackfriars Street, Salford between the junctions of Deansgate (Manchester) and Chapel Street (Salford).

During these works it will be necessary to put in a place a two day road closure, the first of which will be in place on Tuesday 4 May and the second on Friday 7 May, the closures are required to plain of the surface of the carriageway and carry out resurfacing works.

The remainder of the works will be carried out under lane closures only.

Minor delays can be expected with the exception of the two day closure and a diversion will be signed via Deansgate, Victoria Bridge Street and Chapel Street.

Monton Road

Temporary three way signals will be in operation on Monday 10 May 2021 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • Monton Road, Eccles at the junction with Lansdowne Road.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closures to enable remedial works to the Lansdowne Road junction and Monton Road.

Minor delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods to further reduce such potential

Ellenbrook Road (2)

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 17 May 2021 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • Ellenbrook Road, Worsley near to the junction with Stetchworth Drive.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to remove an old lead pipe water supply in favour of a modern connection.

Minor delays can be expected.

Worsley Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 22 May 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • A572 Worsley Road, Swinton near to the junction with Trevor Road.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable essential repairs to rebuild a manhole chamber.

Minor delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation between the hours of 9am and 5pm to further reduce such potential delays.

Parrin Lane

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 15 May 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Parrin Lane, Eccles at the junction with May Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable a manhole chamber to be rebuilt.

Minor delays can be expected.

Wellington Road and Station Road

Overnight road closures will be in effect from Monday 10 May 2021 for a period of six nights between the hours of 8pm and 6am on the following section of highway:

  • Wellington Road, Swinton from the junction of the A6 Chorley Road.
  • Station Road, Swinton at the junction with the A6 Chorley Road.

In addition to the road closures, lane closure will also be in effect on the A6 Chorley Road however traffic will be maintained

The road and lane closures are required to carrying out resurfacing works to the junction as part of the junction upgrades.

The works will be phased so that diversions can be maintained and will be as follows:

  • Diversions for the Wellington Road closure will be signed via Station Road, Swinton Hall Road and vice versa.
  • Diversions for the Station Road closure will be signed via Wellington Road, Swinton Hall Road and vice versa.

Motorists are advised to avoid the junctions and find alternative routes where possible.

Partington lane

Overnight road closures will be in effect from Sunday 16 May 2021 between the hours of 8pm and 6am on the following section of highway:

  • Partington Lane, Swinton from the junction with the A6 Chorley Road in a southerly direction to the junction with Vicarage Road.

The road and lane closures are required to carrying out resurfacing works to the junction as part of the junction upgrades.

Diversions will be signed via the A572 Worsley Road, the A6 Chorley Road and vice versa.

New Bailey Street

Temporary two way traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 19 April 2021 for a period of up to 18 months on the following section of highway:

  • New Bailey Street, Salford between the junctions of Browncross Street and Stanley Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable safe site access and egress and a pedestrian walkway within the carriageway adjacent to a new development.

Delays can be expected and motorists are advised to find an alternative route where possible.

Liverpool Street

Works are due to commence Monday 12 April 2021 for a period of up to nine months on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Street, Salford between Albion Way and Oldfield Road.

The works involve the full reconstruction of the carriageway, footpaths and cycle lanes, this will also include upgrading of the signals and drainage.

Due to adjacent projects which are running concurrently longer delays than normal can be expected and motorists are advised to find an alternative route where possible. In addition there will be temporary signals in operation from Monday 12 April for a period of up to five days and the use of temporary signals can be expected on occasion throughout the project. This item will be update as and when the use of temporary signals are to be in operation.

Liverpool Street (2)

Temporary five way signals will be in operation from Monday 10 May 2021 for a period of up to five days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Street, Salford at the junctions with Weaste Lane, both sides and Tootal Road.

The signals are required to provide a number of lane closures to enable civils works to take place within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation through the working day to further reduce the impact of such potential delays.

A6 Chapel Street

Lane closures will be in effect from Monday 19 April 2021 followed by a contra-flow from Monday 3 May 2021 for a period of up to six months on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, between the junctions of Trinity Way and Oldfield Road.

The contraflow will limit vehicles to one lane in both directions of travel including buses and is required to enable the removal of damaged granite blocks and carriageway fronting Salford Cathedral and complete reconstruction and resurfacing works to include service diversions.

Delays can be expected during these works and motorists are advised to find alternative routes during these disruptive works.

In addition to the A6 Chapel Street contra-flow, it will be necessary to close Great George Street at the junction of the A6 Chapel Street and also limit vehicular traffic exiting Islington Way, traffic exiting Islington Way will be diverted west bound onto the A6 Chapel Street and Oldfield Road. Traffic wishing to enter Islington Way from the A6 Chapel Street can only do so by following the contra-flow in a west bound direction.

Motorists are advised to find an alternative route(s) where possible.

Chorley Road / Station Road

A left turn ban for HGVs / Long wheel base vehicles (buses) and footway closure will be in effect from Monday 29 March 2021 on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton turning left onto Station Road.

The left turn ban and footway closures are required to enable the safe installation of a new kerb line and footway as part of the junction upgrades.

An HGV / bus diversion will be signed via the A6 Chorley Road, A6 Manchester Road and the A666 Bolton Road.

A666 Bolton Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 15 February 2021 for a period of up to 16 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A666 Bolton Road, Swinton between the junctions with Waverly Road and the Irlams o’ th' Height roundabout and at each junction in turn between.

The signals are required to provide various lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide scheme to update the ageing gas main, only one set of signals will be in operation at any given time and will be under manual operation during peak periods.

Delays can be expected.

A6 Chapel Street (2)

A bus lane suspension will be in effect from Monday 4 January 2021 for a period of up to 30 weeks between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford west bound (Liverpool bound) carriageway between the junctions of Islington Way and Oldfield Road.

The bus lane suspension is required to assist with repairs to the Vimto Apartment block fronting Chapel Street.

In addition to this bus lane suspension, works are due to commence early 2021 fronting Salford Cathedral to remove the sets within the carriageway and carry out full carriageway reconstruction works which will require the introduction of a contraflow, both buses and mainstream traffic will share one carriageway in each direction.

The date for the proposed reconstruction of the carriageway is to be finalised and once commenced will take up to six months, it is anticipated that the works could commence between mid and the end of February.

Delays can be expected throughout this project.

A6 Chorley Road junction

Major junction improvement works will commence from Monday 11 January 2020 for a period of six months, the works will be carried out between the hours of 7.30am and 5pm only on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton to include Partington Lane, Station Road, Wellington Road and the Civic Centre junctions.

These works are part of a city wide junction improvement scheme under the Salford Bolton Network Improvement Programme (SBNI).

Major delays can be expected during these works, the traffic management layout is subject to change as are the dates stated above, motorists are requested to avoid the junctions if at all possible and use alternative routes.

A5063 Trafford Road

Major improvement works are due to commence from Monday 6 July 2020 for a period of up to 20 months on the following section of highway:

  • A5063 Trafford Road, Salford from the boundary with Trafford to the M602 roundabout, both directions.

The works will be carried out under lane closure at 100 metre intervals, the works are major in nature and will see the introduction of new cycle lanes, lighting, new carriageway layout and new traffic signal layout.

Delays can be expected during these works especially should traffic flows return to pre COVID-19 conditions and on match days at Old Trafford, motorists are advised to find alternative routes at that time.

This page was last updated on 13 May 2021

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