Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 25 September 2020, (this is a major update)

A572 Worsley Road

Temporary three way signals will be in operation on Thursday 8 October 2020 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A572 Worsley Road, Worsley at the junction with Greenleach Lane.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable essential works to the sewer system.

Minor delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation to reduce waiting time.

Hankinson Way (1)

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 5 October 2020 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Hankinson Way, Salford in a south bound direction only from the junction with Belvedere Road.

The closure is required to enable continued works to deliver the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project.

Diversions will be signed via Belvedere Road and Churchill Way and or the A6 Broad Street, Cross Lane and Churchill Way.

Hankinson Way (2)

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 12 October 2020 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Hankinson Way, Salford in a north bound direction only to the junction with Rossall Way.

The closure is required to enable continued works to deliver the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project.

Diversions will be signed via Churchill Way, Cross Lane and the A6 Broad Street for traffic approaching from Fitzwarren Street and Fitzwarren Street, Langworthy Road, Eccles Old Road and Pendleton roundabout for traffic approaching from Churchill Way.

Rossall Way

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 19 October 2020 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Rosall Way, Salford in a south bound direction only from the junction with Hankinson Way.

The closure is required to enable continued works to deliver the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project.

Diversions will be signed via Hankinson Way south bound, around Churchill Way roundabout and then north bound onto Hankinson Way.

A6 The Crescent(1)

A bus lane closure will be in effect from Thursday 8 October 2020 for a period of up to 10 days on the following section of highay:

  • A6 The Crescent, in a west bound (Liverpool bound) direction from a point 100 metres prior to the junction with University Road West.

The bus lane closure is required to enable the cutting of loop detection equipment and traffic signal installation as part of the delivery of the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) program.

Delays can be expected especially during peak periods.

Park Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Thursday 8 October 2020 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Park Road, Salford just prior to the junction with Old Hall Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the disconnection of both gas and electricity to Broughton House.

Minor delays can be expected.

Claremont Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Thursday 15 October 2020 for a period of two evenings between the hours of 7pm and 10pm on the following section of highway:

  • Claremont Road, Salford.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable access for Virgin Media to effect repairs to services.

Minor delays can be expected.

Rake Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Tuesday 29 September 2020 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Rake Lane, Swinton near to the junction with Billy Lane.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable access for united utilities to carry out essential repairs.

Minor delays can be expected.

New Bailey Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Thursday 1 October 2020 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • New Bailey Street, Salford near to the junction with Browncross Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential repairs to the carriageway and resurfacing works.

Delays can be expected.

Gore Avenue / Gore Crescent

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Friday 30 October 2020 for a period of three days on the following section of highway:

  • Gore Avenue, Salford at the junction with Gore Crescent.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable the installation of telecoms equipment and posts.

Minor delays can be expected.

A6044 Agecroft Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 28 September for a period of up to two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A6044 Agecroft Road, Swinton approximately 100 metres west of the junction with Langley Road.

The signals are required to provide lane closure(s) to enable the installation of electrical ducting within the carriageway.

Delays can be expected.

A575 Walkden Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 28 September for a period of up to one week during off peak periods on the following section of highway:

  • A575 Walkden Road, Worsley  just south of the junction with Aviary Road.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable repairs to damaged electrical cable within the carriageway.

Delays can be expected.

Swinton Hall Road

Temporary four way signals will be in operation from Saturday 26 September for a period of two days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Swinton Hall Road, Swinton at the junction with Pendlebury Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential repairs to a leaking water main within the carriageway.

Motorists are advised to utilise Wellinton Road, delays can be expected due to close proximity to Swinton Town centre.

A580 East Lancashire Road

A lane closure will be in effect from Saturday 26 September 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 9am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • A580 East Lancashire Road, Manchester bound only between Old Clough Lane and the M60 on slip road.

The lane closure(s) are required to enable essential road marking works to take place, access to the motorway will remain unaffected at all times.

Very minor delays can be expected.

A572 Leigh Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 10 October 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 7am and 6pm on the following section of highway:

  • A572 Leigh Road, Worsley approximately 400 metres west of the junction with Worsley Brow.

The signals are required to provide lane closures so that the tree line can be cut back safely due to overgrown vegetation.

Minor delays can be expected.

Liverpool Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 3 October 2020 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Street, Salford near to the junction with west Egerton Street adjacent to the recycling centre.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable works within the footway to clear a blockage.

Minor delays can be expected.

A6 Broadway subway closures

A number of subway closures will be in effect on the dates specified below at the A6 Broadway roundabout and junctions with with Cromwell Road and Hankinson Way. The closures are required for the subways and walls can be painted as part of the ongoing Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project. Full diversions will be signed for pedestrians.  

Broad Street South will be partially re-open from 28 September to 2 October. 

Full closures with diversions will be in place on the following dates:

  • Broad Street North West - 5 to 9 October
  • Broad Street North East - 12 to 16 October
  • Greenwood Court - 19 to 23 October
  • Belvedere - 26 to 30 October
  • Rossall Way - 2 to 6 November.

Stott Lane

A road closure will be in effect from 8pm Monday 5 October 2020 for a period of up to 10 hours on the following section of highway:

  • Stott Lane, Salford at the junction Eccles Old Road.

The closure is required to apply high friction surfacing to the approaches of the traffic Signals at the junction of Stott lane and Eccles old Road.

Diversion will be signed via the A57 Eccles Old Road, Gildabrook Roundabout, Eccles New Road and vice versa.

Albert Street

A right turn ban will be in effect from Saturday 17 October 2020 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Albert Street, Eccles turning right onto Peel Street, the right turn will be closed.

The closure is required to enable repairs to a damaged valve within the carriageway which is leaking.

Diversions will be signed via Albert Street, Church Street, Irwell Place, Bentcliffe Way and finally Corporation Road.

Great Cheetham Street West

A left turn ban will be in effect from Monday 26 October 2020 for a period of eight days on the following section of highway:

  • Great Cheetham Street West, Salford onto Great Clowes Street, there will be no left turn at this point.

The left turn ban is required to enable the continued works to install a new gas main as part of a city wide upgrade to the gas main infrastructure.

Diversions will be signed via A576 Cromwell Road, Seaford Road and Frederick Road / Camp Street.

A57 Liverpool Road

Temporary traffic signals will be operation from Sunday 27 September for a period of up to four days on the following section of highway:

  • A57 Liverpool Street, Eccles just past the junction with Eldon Place fronting the Euronics Store.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable remedial repairs to be carried out to the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

A576 Cromwell Road (1)

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Thursday 1 October for a period of up to nine days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A576 Cromwell Road, Salford at the junction with Seaford Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of temporary services to a new housing development currently under construction adjacent to Cromwell Road.

Minor delays can be expected.

A576 Cromwell Road (2)

A one way road closure will be in effect from Monday 19 October 2020 for a period of up to six weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A576 Cromwell Road, Salford from the junction with Lissadel Street in a north bound direction to the junction with Littleton Road.

The one way closure is required to install a high voltage cable to a new housing development adjacent to Cromwell Road and Littleton Road.

South bound traffic will be maintained toward the A6.

Diversions will be signed via Lissadel Street, Fredrick Road and Seaford Road.

Temporary Emergency Active Travel Schemes Within Salford

In line with Government recommendations during the Covid-19 pandemic a number of temporary closures will come into effect from Monday 23 November until Monday 24 May 2020 and may be extended, for more information regarding the active travel scheme(s) please refer to the link above.

The locations are as follows:

  • Clarendon Road, Swinton at the junction with the A6 Chorley Road, diversions will be signed via Pendlebury Road form Swinton Hall Road and Wardley Street.
  • Pendlebury Road(1), Swinton, from the junction with the A6 Chorley Road to a point just south of the junction with Bingham Street, diversions will also be signed from Swinton Hall Road.
  • Cheetham Road, Swinton, from the junction with New Cross Street to a point just south of Douglas Street, diversions will be signed via Park Street from Swinton Hall Road and Worsley Street.
  • Hampson Street, Pendlebury, from the junction with Pendlebury Road for its entire length, no diversion possible.
  • Pendlebury Road(2), Swinton, at the bridge width restriction between Boundary Road and the Gateways, diversions will be signed via the A666 Bolton Road, Station Road, Swinton Hall Road and vice versa.
  • Heywood Street, Swinton, between the junctions of Deanscourt Avenue and Canonsway, diversions will be signed via A6 Chorley Road and Lower Sutherland Way.
  • Deans Road, Swinton, fronting Deans Road Industrial Park and sluice pond, diversions will be signed via Moorside Road and Ellesmere Street,
  • Westbrook Road, Swinton, from the junction with Partington Lane, diversions will be signed via Fernlea Crescent.
  • Stafford Road, Swinton, from the junction with the A6 Chorley Road, diversions will be signed via Swinton Hall Road, Pendlebury Road and Wardley Street.
  • Park Street, Swinton, at the junction with the A6 Manchester Road, diversions will be signed via Manchester Road, Hospital Road, the A666 Bolton Road and Swinton Hall Road or Manchester Road, Chorley Road, Wellington Road and Swinton Hall Road dependent on direction of travel along the A6 corridor.
  • Townsend Road, Swinton, from the junction with Pendlebury Road, diversions will be signed via Station Road.
  • Stanwell Road, Swinton, just west of the junction with Shaftsbury Road, diversions for residents of Stanwell Road to the east of the closure will be diverted via Shaftsbury Road.
  • Salisbury Road, Swinton, at the with Partington Lane, diversions will be signed via Shaftsbury Road.

Weaste Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 10 October 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 9am and 6pm on the following section of highway:

  • Weaste Lane, Salford at the junction with Gore Crescent.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

A666 Bolton Road(1)

Rolling temporary signals will be in operation from Monday 21 September until the evening off Friday 9 October 2020 on the following sections of highway:

  • A666 Bolton Road(2), Swinton at the junction with Fairway, from Monday 14 September until Friday 18 September.
  • A666 Bolton Road(3), Swinton at the junction with Broomhall Road, from Monday 21 September until Friday 25 September.
  • A666 Bolton Road(4), Swinton just south of the junction with Westwood Drive, from Monday 28 September until Saturday 2 October 2020.
  • A666 Bolton Road(5), Swinton at the junction with Westwood Drive, from Monday 5 October until Friday 9 October 2020.

The temporary signals are required to provide lane closures to enable works to continue on the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project.

When the signals are in operation they will be under manual operation between the hours of 7.30am and 9.30am and the from 3.30pm until 5.30pm during peak periods to assist with the effective movement of traffic however delays can still be expected during this time.

Motorists are advised where possible to find an alternative route.

A6 Chapel Street (1)

Lane closures will be in effect from Tuesday 15 September 2020 for a period of up to 14 days during off peak periods on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford from the junction with Adelphi Street in an easterly direction (Manchester Bound) to the junction with Trinity Way, between the hours of 10.30am and 4.30pm.
  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford from the junction with Trinity Way in a westerly direction (Liverpool Bound) to the junction with Oldfield Road, between the hours of 8.30am and 2.30pm.

The lane closures are required to carry out site investigation and survey works prior to the main works to replace the carriageway fronting Salford Cathedral. All vehicular traffic will use the bus lane during this 14 day period.

The main works are due to commence in early 2021.

Liverpool Road, Eccles

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Friday 23 October 2020 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Road, Eccles at the junction with New Lane.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Delays can be expected.

B5211 Worsley Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 21 September 2020 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • B5211 Worsley Road, Eccles at the junction with Woolden Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Delays can be expected.

Westwood Crescent (1)

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 21 September 2020 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Westwood Crescent, Eccles at the junction with Westbourne Road.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Minor delays can be expected.

Westwood Crescent (2)

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Wednesday 30 September 2020 for a period of up to 15 days on the following section of highway:

  • Westwood Crescent, Eccles at the junction with Cranbrook Road.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Minor delays can be expected.

Kingswood Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 12 October 2020 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Kingswood Road, Eccles at the junction with Cranbrook Road.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Minor delays can be expected.

Cobden Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Tuesday 13 October 2020 for a period of six days on the following section of highway:

  • Cobden Street, Salford at the junction with Laundry Street.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Minor delays can be expected.

Laundry Street

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 26 October 2020 for a period of two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Laundry Street, Salford from the junction of Cobden Street to the junction with Greenwood Street.

The closure is required to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide project to renew the gas main infrastructure.

Diversions will be signed via Greenwood Street, A576 Broughton Road, Cobden Street and vice versa.

Station Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 11 October 2020 between the hours of 9am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • Station Road, Swinton at the junction with Lynton Ave.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.

Delays can be expected.

Rutland Road / Westminster Road

Various road closure will come into effect from Monday 12 October 2020 for a period of up to 6 months and will be phased as follows:

  • Rutland Road(1), Eccles from the junction with Westminster Road in a north westerly direction toward Stafford Road from Monday 12 October until 15 January 2021.
  • Westminster Road(1), Eccles at the junction with Rutland Road from Monday 12 October until Wednesday 23 October 2020.
  • Sandwich Road, Eccles from the junction with Rutland Road in a south bound direction toward Ellesmere Road from Monday 14 December 2020 until 5 March 2021.
  • Rutland Road(2), Eccles from the junction of Westminster Road on the east side to the junction with Sandwich Road from Monday 15 February 2021 until 2 April 2021.
  • Westminster Road(2), Eccles at the junction with Rutland Road from Thursday 22 March 2021 until 2 April 20201.

The closures will be carried out on a rolling basis were possible in order to maintain residential access, when any given closure is in place a small local diversion will be erected to divert local residents.

Regular updates will be provided by the contractor to keep the local populous informed at all times.

The closures are required as part of a flood defense installation which is required due to localized flooding to properties within the estate.

Churchill Way

A one way closure will be in effect on Sunday 11 October 2020 between the hours of 9am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • Churchill Way, Salford in a west bound direction (toward Salford Shopping City) only.

The one way closure is required to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.

Diversions will be signed via Cross Lane and Belvedere Road or Cross Lane and the A6 Broad Street.

Parrin Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Tuesday 29 September 2020 for a period of up to seven days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

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

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential electrical cabling works to be carried out.

Minor delays can be expected.

Birch Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 7 October 2020 for a period of up to five days between the hours of 8am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Birch Road, Worsley near to the junction with Lime Grove.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the removal of old lead lined pipes and replace with a new connection.

Minor delays can be expected.

Madams Wood Road

A rolling road closure will be in effect from Monday 5 October 2020 for a period of up to eight weeks on the following section of highway:

  • The closure is required to carry out alterations to the speed reduction system and to carryout full length resurfacing works.

The closure will be carried out on  rolling basis so that residential access can be maintained at all times however there will be no access for through traffic at any time, local residents will be diverted accordingly during these works.

Wellington Road

Temporary four ways signals will be in operation from Monday 21 September 2020 for a period of eight days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Wellington Road, Eccles at the junction of Albert Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential electrical cabling works to be carried out.

Minor delays can be expected.

Langworthy Road

A lane closure will be in effect from Monday 21 September 2020 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Langworthy Road, Salford at the junction with the A57 Eccles New Road.

The lane closure is required to enable the installation of services into a new housing development adjacent to the carriageway. All traffic will be filter into the straight on lane south bound however there will be no turn bans in effect therefore some delays can be expected.

A6 The Crescent(2)

A road closure will be in effect from Thursday 1 October for a period of nine consecutive nights between the hours of 8pm and 5.30am on the following section of highway:

  • A6 The Crescent at the junctions of University Road West and University Road in both directions of travel.

The closures are required to enable full reconstruction and resurfacing of the carriageway as part of the delivery of the Salford Bolton Network Improvements (SBNI) project.

Diversions for east bound (Manchester Bound) traffic will be via Albion Way south bound, Liverpool Road and Oldfield Road or Trinity Way. Diversions for west bound (Liverpool bound) traffic will be via Oldfield Road and Albion Way north bound.

Brinell Drive

Temporary traffic management measures will be in use from Saturday 19 September 2020 for a period of up to ten days between the hours of 8am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Brinell Drive, Irlam at the junction with Siemens Road.

The traffic management is required to provide  safe environment for a workforce to install high voltage cable beneath the carriageway.

Minor diversions can be expected.

Trafford Road (Eccles)

Temporary four way signals will be in operation from Thursday 17 September 2020 for a period of up to eight days on the following section of highway:

  • Trafford Road, Eccles at the junction with Roberts Streets.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of electrical ducting and cable.

Minor delays can be expected.

Hilton Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 15 August 2020 for a period of up to five weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Hilton Lane, Worsley south of the railway bridge.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable service installations and service diversions adjacent to the new housing development.

Minor delays can be expected.

University Road

A road closure will be in effect from Tuesday 8 September until 20 October 2020 on the following section of highway:

  • University Road, Salford at the junction of the A6 The Crescent.

The closure is required to enable upgrades to the bus lane and bus stops as part of the Salford Bolton Network Improvements (SBNI) project.

Diversions will be signed via the west bound carriageway of the A6 The Crescent and University Road West.

A6 The Crescent(3)

Bus lane closures will be in effect from Monday 17 August 2020 until approximately 20 October 2020 on the following sections of highway:

  • A6 The Crescent(4), Salford in a west bound (Liverpool bound) direction from the junction with University Road West for a distance of 120 metres and will be in place from Monday 17 August until Monday 14 September.
  • A6 The Crescent(5), Salford in an east bound (Manchester bound) direction from the junction with University Road for a distance of 120 metres and will be in place from Thursday 8 September until Tuesday 20 October.

The bus lane and bus stop closures are required to enable upgrades to the bus lane and bus stops as part of the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project.

Delays can be expected.

A5063 Trafford Road (2)

Major improvement works are due to commence from Monday 6 July for a period of up to 18 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.

Hankinson Way

Lane closures will be in effect from Monday 21 October 2019 for a period of 18 months on the following section of highway.

  • Hankinson Way, Salford both sides of the dual carriageway for their entire lengths.

The lane closures are required to carry out major reconstruction and upgrades to the carriageways and footways as part of the delivery of the Salford Bolton Network Improvement scheme.

This page was last updated on 25 September 2020

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