Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 24 June 2022

Cleggs Lane

Temporary signals will be in operation on Monday 4 July 2022 between the hours of 8am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • Cleggs Lane, Worsley at the junctions with Dukes Drive.

The signals are required to carry out carriageway investigation works.

Minor delays can be expected.

A572 Worsley Road

Temporary signals will be in operation on Tuesday 28 June 2022 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

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

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

Minor delays can be expected.

A576 Broughton Road

Temporary signals will be in operation from Saturday 2 July 2022 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • A576 Broughton Road near to the junction with Gloucester Street.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

Ordsall Lane

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation from Monday 18 July 2022 for a period of 12 nights on the following sections of highway:

  • Ordsall Lane, Salford at the junctions of Oldfield Road and Worrall Street.

The signals to enable a rolling lane closure for the installation of a new high voltage main

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

South Langworthy Road

A road closure will be in effect from Friday 15 July 2022 for a period of six weeks on the following section of highway:

  • South Langworthy Road, Salford north bound side only at its junction with the A57 Eccles New Road.

The north bound closure is required to enable tram track replacement works to be carried out.

Diversions will be signed via Broadway and James Corbett Road for vehicles travelling west bound along Broadway and Broadway and Trafford Road for vehicles travelling east bound along Broadway.

South bound traffic will be maintained at all times.

Trinity Way

A lane closures will be in effect from Monday 25 July 2022 for a period of seven weeks between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Trinity Way, Salford at the approach to the junction with Springfield Lane in both directions of travel.

The off peak lane closures are required to carry out carriageway and footway improvements as part of the delivery of the new adjacent developments.

Delays can be expected.

Park Street, Swinton

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 4 July 2022 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Park Street, Swinton from the junction with the A6 Manchester Road to the junction with Swinton Hall Road.

The closure is required to enable carriageway and footway resurfacing works to be carried out.

Diversions will be signed locally and the closure will be phased to maintain residential access.

Liverpool Road, Irlam

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation on Monday 11 July 2022 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Road, Irlam at the junctions of Ferryhill Road and Chapel Road.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable upgrades to the telecoms network.

Minor delays can be expected.

Frederick Road

An inside lane closure will be in effect from Saturday 2 July for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Frederick Road, southwest bound toward the junction with Seaford Road.

The lane closure is required to enable essential repairs to a leaking water main.

Minor delays can be expected.

A575 Walkden Road

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation from Monday 4 July for a period of three days on the following section of highway:

  • A575 Walkden Road, Worsley at the junction with Aviary Road.

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

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

A575 Walkden Road

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation on Thursday 7 July 2022 between the hours of 9.30am and 3pm on the following section of highway:

  • A575 Walkden Road, Worsley at the junction with Mesne Lea Road.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable a replacement frame and cover to be fitted.

Minor delays can be expected.

South Langworthy Road

An emergency road closure will be in effect from midnight Wednesday 22 June between the hours of 12am and 5am for a period of three nights on the following section of highway:

  • South Langworthy Road, Salford in a northerly direction only from Broadway to the A57 Eccles New Road, access will be maintained for all streets south of the junction with the A57 Eccles New Road and south bound traffic will remain unaffected.

The emergency closure at the junction is required to carry out emergency repairs to the tramline.

Diversions will be signed via Trafford Road and the A57 Eccles New Road and or Broadway, James Corbett Road.

Rocky Lane

Temporary signals will be in operation from Saturday 23 July 2022 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Rocky Lane, Eccles near to the junction with Chorlton Fold.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable a mains water stop tap to be located and replaced due to a mains water leak beneath the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

A6 Chapel Street

A road closure will be in effect from Saturday 23 July 2022 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford from the junction with Blackfriars Road and Blackfriars Street in an easterly direction to the junction with New Kings Head Yard access, a distance of approximately 120 meters.

The closure is required to enable a mobile crane to be situated adjacent to a new development to erect a tower crane on the site.

Diversions will be signed via Trinity Way, Victoria Street (Manchester) toward Victoria Bridge Street and vice versa for buses only, main stream traffic wishing to travel west bound from Victoria Bridge Street will be diverted via Blackfriars Street.

A6041 Blackfriars Road

An overnight road closure will be in effect from 8pm Wednesday 6 July 2022 for a period of up to 12 hours on the following section of highway:

  • A6041 Blackfriars Road, Salford between the junctions of the A6 Chapel Street and Viaduct Street.

The overnight closure is to enable bi annual bridge inspections to be carried out by Network Rail to their railway bridges and arches.

Diversions will be signed via Chapel Street, west bound and Trinity Way.

Liverpool Road (Irlam)

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation from Monday 18 July 2022 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Road, Irlam at the junctions with Broadway and Elsinore Avenue.

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 aging gas pipeline.

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

Billy Lane

Temporary signals will be in effect from Wednesday 20 July 2022 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Billy Lane, Clifton at the junction with Cumbernauld Avenue.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

A572 Leigh Road

Temporary signals will be in operation from 9am Saturday 25 June 2022 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • A572 Leigh Road, Worsley near to the access to RHS Bridgewater.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable essential repairs to a leaking water main and replace a valve.

Minor delays can be expected.

Eccles New Road (Emergency Closure)

An emergency east bound road closure, will be in effect from Thursday 16 June for an undetermined period on the following section of highway:

  • A57 Eccles New Road, west bound toward Gilda Brook roundabout from the junction with Canterbury Gardens.

The emergency closure is required to locate and make essential repairs to a number of gas leaks in the area of Gilda Brook Road.

East bound traffic from Gilda Brook toward Stott Lane will be maintained.

Further updates will be provided following investigative works. 

Monton Road

Temporary signals will be in operation from Monday 4 July 2022 for a period of three days on the following section of highway:

  • Monton Road, south side near to the junction with Lansdowne Road.

The signals are required to enable essential electrical works to take place within the carriageway.

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

Rocky Lane

Temporary signals will be in operation on Saturday 2 July 2022 for a period of one day between the hours of 9.30am and 3pm on the following section of highway:

  • Rocky Lane, Monton near to the junction Highfield Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable sewer repairs and jetting works.

Minor delays can be expected.

Beverly Road

A road closure will be in effect from Tuesday 5 July 2022 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • Beverly Road, Swinton.

The closure is required to enable electrical connections within the carriageway.

Minor diversions will be signed.

Worsley Road, Eccles

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation from Saturday 16 July 2022 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Worsley Road, Eccles at the junction with Gee Lane.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable essential repairs to a leaking water main and valve.

Minor delays can be expected.

Phoebe Street

Temporary signals will be in effect from Monday 4 July 2022 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Phoebe Street, Salford from the junction near to Jennings Avenue east bound toward Colman Gardens.

The signals are required to install ducting and high voltage cable to bring in much needed additional electrical power to the area.

Delays can be expected.

Liverpool Road, Cadishead

Temporary multi way signals will be in operation from Monday 27 June 2022 for a period of up to nine days on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Road, Cadishead at the junctions of Prospect Road and Brinell Drive.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of high voltage cables and ducting.

Minor delays can be expected.

Lancaster Road

Temporary signals will be in operation from Tuesday 21 June 2022 for a period of up to four days on the following section of highway:

  • Lancaster Road, Salford just south of Cholmondeley Road.

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

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

Swinton Hall Road

Temporary signals will be in operation from Saturday 25 June for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Swinton Hall Road near to the junction with Dawson Street.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable repairs to a leaking water main.

Minor delays can be expected.

Frederick Road, Salford

Temporary four way signals will be in operation from Wednesday 15 June 2022 for a period of up to 17 days on the following section of highway:

  • Frederick Road, Salford at the junctions with Lissadel Street.

The signals are required to enable the installation of a new high voltage cable to the newest part of Salford University (The Technology Centre).

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

A57 Eccles New Road

Night works are due to commence from Sunday 12 June 2022 for a period of fourteen weeks to install a new telecoms cable within the Metrolink tramline. These works should have little or no impact on vehicular traffic and will be unintrusive in regard to noise nuisance. Most of the works will take place during the hours between the last tram of the night and first in the morning.

Further works are due to commence July 2022 during the tram line suspension to replace work sections of the rail line following twenty years of continual use. More details to follow.

Liverpool Road

An emergency lane closure is currently underway following the exposure of a sink hole on the following section of highway:

  • A57 Liverpool Road, Eccles at the junction with Green Lane.

During works underway to install a new high voltage cable within the carriageway a large sinkhole was exposed, following investigations it has been determined that the repairs could take up to ten weeks.

Delays may be possible however two way traffic will be now be maintained.

Worsley Road North

Temporary signals will be in operation from Monday 9 May 2022 for a period of up to eight weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Worsley Road North, Walkden.

The signals are required to provide a moving lane closure to install a new gas main as part of a city wide gas main improvement works programme.

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

A666 Bolton Road, Swinton

Works are due to commence from Monday 14 February 2022 for a period of up to six months on the following section of highway:

  • A666 Bolton Road, Swinton between the M60 Motorway off slip and the southern junction with Queensway and Station Road.

The works are part of the delivery of the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project to introduce bus lanes along the arterial route network. During the works the use of temporary signals will be required to provide lane closures, when signals are in use they will be monitored during peak periods to maximise traffic flow.

Delays can be expected during these major upgrade works.

A6 Broad Street (Bus Lane)

A bus lane closure will be in effect from Monday 11 October 2021 for a period of up to 14 months on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Broad Street, Salford east bound (Manchester bound) between the junctions of Strawberry Road and Albion Way crossing the Frederick junction.

The bus lane closure is required to enable major highway construction works to deliver the Salford Bolton Network Improvement (SBNI) project as part of a city wide scheme to improve bus routes. In addition adhoc overnight lane closures to a second lane will be required.

Delays can be expected.

Trinity Way, Irwell Street junction

Lane closures will be in effect from July 2021 until May 2023 as stated below:

  • Irwell Street, north bound, will be reduced to one lane.
  • Trinity Way, from Irwell Street south bound, will be reduced to one lane.
  • Trinity Way, south bound toward Quay Street turning right onto Irwell Street, will be reduced to one lane.

The above stated lane closures are required to enable the development of the land adjacent to the carriageway at the junction.

Delays can be expected during peak periods and motorists are advised to find an alternative route.

A5063 Trafford Road

Major improvement works are due to commence from Monday 6 July 2020 for a period of up to 27 months on the following section of highway:

  • A5063 Trafford Road, Salford from the boundary with Trafford to the M602 roundabout, both directions. In addition there will be a left turn ban in effect from Tuesday 4 January 2022 from Trafford Road in a south bound direction joining Broadway. Diversions for the left turn ban will be signed via Eccles New Road and Langworthy Road South.

Overnight road closures will also come into effect from 9 April 2022 and will be advertised on site in advance as and when they are to be implemented.

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 24 June 2022

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