Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 10 August 2018

Frederick Road

An emergency road closure will be implemented Saturday 11 August 2018 form 7am  on the following section of highway for an undetermined period:

  • Frederick Road, Salford at the junction with the A6 Broad Street.

The emergency closure is required due to an exposed high voltage electrical cable which requires urgent repairs.

Access will be maintained to the University buildings only.

Diversions will be signed via the A576 Broughton Road for west bound traffic and Adelphi Street for East bound traffic.

Albert Road

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 13 August 2018 for a period of up to three weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Albert Road, Eccles between the junctions of Half Edge Lane and Wellington Road.

The closure is required to enable essential sewer repairs.

Diversions will be signed locally via Wellington Road.

A57 Regent Road

Works are due to commence on Tuesday 28 August for a period of 12 months on the following section of highway:

  • A57 Regent Road between the M602 roundabout and the Water Street junction.

The works are part of the Manchester & Salford Inner Relief Route (MSIRR) scheme to increase traffic capacity within both Salford and Manchester.

Congestion is to be expected during these improvement works to the A57 corridor due to 24 hour lane closures in both directions of travel.

Peel Green Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Saturday 11 August 2018 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Chaddock Lane, Worsley.

The signals are required to enable engineering works within the carriageway.

Slight delays can be expected.

Rake Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 13 August 2018 for a period of up to two weeks on the following section of highway:

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

The signals are required to enable essential repairs to a collapsing wall.

Slight delays can be expected.

Lower Broughton Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Friday 17 August 2018 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Lower Broughton Road, Salford near to the junction with Corinthian Avenue..

The signals are required to enable water mains disconnection and resurfacing of the carriageway.

Slight delays can be expected.

Barton Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 13 August 2018 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Barton Lane, Eccles.

The signals are required to enable gas mains disconnection and resurfacing of the carriageway.

Slight delays can be expected.

Chaddock Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Saturday 11 August 2018 for a period of one day on the following section of highway:

  • Peel green Road, Eccles.

The signals are required to enable some patching repairs to be carried out to the carriageway.

Slight delays can be expected.

Bury New Road

Works are proposed to take place from Monday 3 September 2018 for a period of up to 16 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A56 Bury New Road, Salford between the junctions with Northumberland Street and Knoll Street.

The proposals are to improve this section of highway for both the motorist and the pedestrian.

Delays can be expected during these works, motorists are asked to find an alternative route if possible.

The Quays Loop Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Friday 10 August for a period of 28 days on the following section of highway:

  • The Quays Loop Road, Salford.

The temporary signals are required to enable renovation works

Minor delays can still be expected.

Irwell Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Sunday 12 August for a period of 1 day on the following section of highway:

  • Irwell Street, Salford between the junctions of Trinity Way and Quay Street, Manchester.

The temporary signals are required to enable the installation hoarding on an adjacent development.

Minor delays can still be expected.

Frederick Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 30 July for a period of 5 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Frederick Road, Salford at the junction with Strawberry Road.

The temporary signals are required to enable the installation of a new sewer to the adjacent development.

The signals will be under manual operation between the hours of 7am and 7pm however delays can still be expected.

Eccles Old Road

A lane closure will be in effect from Thursday 9 August for a maximum period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • A576 Eccles Old Road, Salford in a west bound direction only from the junction of Langworthy Road.

The closure is required to enable essential repairs to the main sewer.

Vehicles turning onto Eccles Old Road from the junction of Langworthy Road toward Salford Royal or crossing the Eccles Old Road junction will be diverted via the arterial route network. North, south and east bound traffic will remain unaffected.

Motorists are advised to avoid the junction and find an alternative west bound route.

Trafford Road 

An emergency road closure is currently in affect for an undetermined period of time on the following section of highway: 

  • Trafford Road, Eccles 

The emergency closure is required due to a collapse within the footway which extends under the carriageway. United Utilities are currently in attendance carrying out investigation works to establish the condition of both the footpath and carriageway. 

Works to carry out repairs will commence following these investigations. 

Diversions will be signed via the A57 Liverpool Road and Cawdor Street.

A580 East Lancashire Road / A6 Broad Street

Lane closures will be in effect from Monday 23 July for a period three weeks during off peak periods only on the following sections of highway: 

  • A580 East Lancashire Road from the Irlams o’ th' Height roundabout to the A6 Pendleton roundabout in both directions of travel.

The lane closures will be in effect from 10.30am east bound (Manchester bound) until 4.30pm and from 9.30am west bound (Liverpool bound) until 3.30pm. 

Only one lane will be closed in either direction at any given time and are required to carry out essential maintenance to the barrier system. Motorists are advised to take care through these works and reduce speeds accordingly.

Eccles New Road

Metrolink rail possession have been confirmed to be in place between midnight Friday 27 July 2018 until 4am Friday 10 August. 

The possession is predominantly required to facilitate Metrolink works to the Trafford Park line (TPL) project. The TPL works are limited to track, structural and civil works at Pomona viaduct. This will include changes to the track, overhead power lines and general civils works. No trams are currently planned to run on the Eccles line throughout the possession. 

Urban Vision's street works team along with Urban Vision's highways department have been working hard to identify  and programme all the major pothole repairs along  Eccles New Road/South Langworthy Road which will be on the major route of the possession and the works will be undertaken during the possession under traffic management, mostly in the form of temporary traffic lights, however a road closure will be required to enable resurfacing works to take place at the South Langworthy Road junction of Eccles New Road for two days from the 7 August 2018. 

Further updates will be made available.

A6 High Street

Road works are due to commence from Monday 23 July 2018 for a period of up to six weeks on the following section of highway: 

  • A6 High Street, Walkden between the junction of Memorial Road and Tynesbank. 

The works are required to enable essential repairs to the carriageway.

Delays can be expected throughout these works and motorists are advised to find an alternative route.

Campbell Way

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 13 August for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Campbell Way, Walkden from the junction with the A6 High Street.

The road closure is required to enable essential repairs as part of the A6 High Street project.

Diversions will be signed locally.

Old Lane

A road closure will be in effect on Sunday 30 August 2018 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway: 

  • Old Lane, Little Hulton. 

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

Diversions will be signed locally.

This page was last updated on 10 August 2018