Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 17 January 2020

Eccles New Road

Temporary traffic three way signals will be in operation on Monday 20 January 2020 for one day between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Eccles New Road, Salford at the junction with Howard Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of ducting within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected during this time.

Cleggs Lane

Temporary traffic three way signals will be in operation on Monday 20 January 2020 for one day between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Cleggs Lane, Little Hulton at the junction with Coniston Avenue.

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

Delays can be expected during this time.

Lancaster Road

An emergency road closure will come into effect from 9.30am Friday 17 January 2020 for an approximate period of three days on the following section of highway:

  • Lancaster Road, Salford from the junction of the A576 Eccles Old Road in a north bound direction only, south bound traffic will remain unaffected.

The north bound closure is required to enable essential works to locate and repair a significant electrical fault beneath the carriageway as this area of Salford is currently energized under emergency backup cables.

Motorists are advised to find an alternative route where possible.

A6 Chapel Street

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Friday 14 February 2020 for a period of one week on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford at the junction with Quay Street and Dearmans Place.

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

Minor delays can be expected during peak periods.

Barlow’s Croft

Two consecutive weekend road closures will be in effect from Saturday 8 February 2020 on the following section of highway:

  • Barlow’s Croft, Salford at the junction with Chapel Street.

The closures are required to enable the installation of a high voltage electrical cable.

A6 Chorley Road junction Partington Lane / Station Road

Major gas main replacement works will commence on Monday 20 January 2020 for a period of up to ten weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton at the junctions of Station Road and Partington Lane.

The works will require the use of temporary four way traffic signals due to a number of lane closures to accommodate the works in addition the left filter lane from Station Road joining the A6 Chorley Road will close from the 17 February until the 2 March, diversions will be signed via Partington Lane.

These works will be significant in nature and will cause considerable delays especially during peak periods, motorists are asked to avoid the area and find an alternative route where possible.  

Worsley Brow Junction 13 (M60)

Major works are due to commence Monday 13 January 2020 for a period of up to 30 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A572 Worsley Brow, junction 13 of the M60 between the A572 Leigh Road and Barton Road.

The scheme is required to carry out major drainage and highway improvements to the carriageway and both roundabouts, this includes full reconstruction and resurfacing works. The project will also include resurfacing of the junctions at the A572 Worsley Road, the A572 Leigh Road and the A575 Walkden Road where they join Worsley Brow.

The majority of the project will take place under lane closures Monday to Friday between the hours of 7.30pm and 6.00am however later in the project there will be a requirement for overnight closures to carry out full width resurfacing and lining works.

Whilst the majority of the works are programmed to be carried out through the night some minor delays could be expected due to a reduction in capacity when down to one lane in each direction.

Motorists are advised to find an alternative route were possible.  

WGIS Bridge

The port WGIS bridge over the Manchester Ship Canal joining Salford and Trafford will close from Monday 13 January 2020 for a period of up to two weeks for urgent repairs, diversions will be signed via the A57 Liverpool Road, the M60 motorway and vice versa. There will also be a diversion via Barton bridge. Motorists are advised that journey times via the A57 will increase especially during peak periods.

Oldfield Road junction Ordsall Lane

Temporary four way traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 18 January 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Oldfield Road, Salford at the junction with Ordsall Lane.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

Eccles New Road

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 18 January 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 9am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • Eccles New Road, Salford at the junction with Howard Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable maintenance to a telecom equipment within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Moorside Road

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation on Saturday 18 January 2020 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Moorside Road, Swinton at the junction with Knight’s Grove.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable the installation of duct within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Swinton Hall Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 19 January 2020 between the hours of 9.30am and 3pm on the following section of highway:

  • Swinton Hall Road, Swinton at the junction with Park Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable maintenance to a telecom equipment within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Pendleton Roundabout

Lane closures will be in effect from Tuesday 18 February 2020 for a period of up two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Pendleton Roundabout, Salford.

The lane closures are required to enable the installation of high voltage cables, delays can be expected during these works especially at peak times.

Motorists are advised were possible to find an alternative route.

Monton Green

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation on Tuesday 21 January 2020 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Monton Green, Eccles at the junction with Park Drive.

The signals are required to provide lane closure to carry out essential repairs to a damaged manhole chamber.

Minor delays can be expected.

Rocky Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Saturday 18 January 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Rocky Lane, Eccles.

The temporary signals are required to provide lane closures to enable works to the drainage systems.

Minor delays can be expected. 

Rake Lane

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 20 January 2020 for a period of two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Rake Lane, Swinton at the junction with Queensway.

The signals are required to provide lane closure to carry out the installation of a new gas main as part of the Salford upgrades to the gas network.

Delays can be expected. 

A6044 Agecroft Road / Langley Road

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 18 January 2020 for a period of two days between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A6044 Agecroft Road, at the junction with Langley Road.

The signals are required to provide lane closure to carry out essential repairs to a damaged manhole chamber.

Minor delays can be expected. 

Middlewood Street

A road closure will be in effect from Wednesday 28 August 2019 for a period of up to 26 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Middlewood Street, Salford from the junction with Oldfield Road in an easterly direction to the junction with Ordsall Lane.

The closure is required to carry out major improvements to the carriageway and footways as part of the delivery of the MSIRR, Manchester Salford Inner Relief Route.

From Wednesday 4 September 2019 the road closure will also incorporate Hampson Street from Ordsall Lane to Trinity Way.

The roads will re-open for a short period between the dates of 19 December and the 2 January to aid with added traffic during the run up to and beyond the festive period and then close again until the 1 February 2020 for completion of the project.

Diversions will be signed via the local arterial route network.

Trinity Way

Lane closures are currently in effect on Trinity Way and are as follows:

  • Monday 23 September 2019 for a period of up to 18 weeks, 24 hours a day Trinity Way both north and south bound at the junction with Hampson Street.

The lane closure are required to carry out completion and snagging works to the recently updated carriageway as part of the delivery of the Manchester Salford Inner Relief Route (MSIRR), delays can be expected. 

Hankinson Way

Lane closures will be in effect from Monday 21 October 2019 for a period of 12 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 (SBNI).

Delays can be expected initially.

This page was last updated on 17 January 2020

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