Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 26 November 2021

Hazelhurst Road

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from Monday 6 December 2021 for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Hazelhurst Road, Worsley at the junction with Broad Oak Park.

The signals are required to provide lengths of lane closure to install a new gas main as part of the city wide gas main replacement project.

Minor delays can be expected.

Langley Road

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation on Tuesday 7 December 2021 from 9am to 1pm on the following section of highway:

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

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential works to a chamber within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Poplar Road, Eccles

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 6 December 2021 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • Poplar Road, Eccles at the junction with Park Road including the Park Road junction.

The closure is required to carry out works to the carriageway and footway as part of the delivery of the Swinton Greenway Project.

Diversions will be signed locally.

Sharp Street / Moss Lane, Worsley

Temporary five way signals will be in operation from Wednesday 8 December 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Sharp Street, Worsley at the junctions of Moss Lane and Spring Side Avenue.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to erect and install 5G equipment adjacent to the highway.

Delays can be expected through the estate.

The Quays access road from Broadway

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 29 November 2021 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • The Quays access road, Salford from Broadway entering the Quays for two of the five days from Monday 29 November between the hours of 10.30am and 5.30pm. Diversions for this closure would be via Trafford Road and the southern access into the Quays.

Then the closure would reverse as follows:

  • Broadway access, Salford from The Quays loop road for a further three day from Wednesday 1 December between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm. Diversions for this closure will be via the Quays Loop Road, south bound toward Trafford Road, Trafford Road north bound joining Broadway.

The closures are required to undertake works within the carriageway to support the adjacent development.

Birch Road

A road closure will be in effect from 9pm Friday 26 November 2021 details below:

  • Birch Road, Swinton at the junction with Folly Lane from 9pm Friday 26 November for a period of up to 72 hours and then again from 9pm Friday 3 December for a further 50 hours.

The closure of Birch Road at the junction of Folly Lane is to investigate and repair a collapse within the carriageway at the junction.

Diversions for local residents will be signed via Folly Lane, Worsley Road, Houghton Lane and vice versa.

Gravel Lane

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from 7 December for a period of two nights only between the hours of 9pm and 6am on the following section of highway:

  • Gravel Lane, Salford at the junction with Viaduct Street.

The signals are required to enable bridge inspection by Network Rail to their structures.

Very minor delays may be expected.

Green Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 5 December from 9pm for a period of six hours on the following section of highway:

  • Green Lane, Eccles at the railway bridge near to James Naysmyth Way.

The signals are required to enable bridge inspections by Network Rail of their structure.

Poplar Road, Eccles

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 6 December 2021 for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Poplar Road, Eccles at the junction with Park Road.

The junction will close to enable carriageway and footway improvements as part of the Swinton Greenway Project.

Diversions will be signed locally.

East Ordsall Lane

Temporary signals will be in operation from Monday 6 December 2021 for a period of five nights only between the hours of 9pm and 5am on the following section of highway:

  • East Ordsall Lane, Salford near to the junction with Stevenson Street.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable inspections to the Network Rail Bridges.

Very minor delays can be expected.

Langley Road (2)

Temporary signals will be in operation from Monday 29 November 2021 for a period of up to two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Langley Road, Swinton at the junction with Park House Bridge Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable a new gas main supply to be installed within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Worrall Street

A road closure will be in effect on Saturday 27 November 2021 for a period of eight hours between the hours of 9am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Worrall Street, Salford fronting the new development.

The closure is required to site a crane on the carriageway.

Diversions will be singed to either end of the closure on Worrall Street via Ordsall Lane.

Devonshire Street

Temporary signals will be in operation from Thursday 25 November 2021 for a period of up to two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Devonshire Street, Salford.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

Duncan Street

A one way road closure will be in effect from Monday 22 November 2021 for a period of up to ten days on the following section of highway:

  • Duncan Street, Salford from Oldfield Road.

The one way closure is required to enable the installation of a new high voltage cable into a new development adjacent to Duncan Street and Oldfield Road.

Access will be maintained via Regent Road and Comus Street exiting onto Oldfield Road.

Folly Lane (1)

Temporary signals will be in operation from Monday 26 July 2021 for a period of 20 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Folly Lane, Swinton between the junctions of South Avenue and Birch Road.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the construction of a new signalised pedestrian crossing facility as part of the Swinton Greenway project.

The signals will always be under manual operation during peak periods with the exception of Thursdays and Fridays when the signals will be under manual operation 9.30am to 7pm each day until such time as the weekend closures come into effect from Friday 5 November 2021 for six consecutive weekends.

Motorists are strongly advised to find an alternative route due to severe delays.

Folly Lane (2)

A number of road closures will be in effect as specified below during weekends only between 7pm on Fridays up to 10pm on Sundays on the following section of highway:

  • Folly Lane, Swinton between the junctions of South Avenue and Birch Road.

Friday 26 November for 51 hours from 7pm to 10pm on the Sunday.

Friday 3 December for 51 hours from 7pm to 10pm on the Sunday.

Friday 10 December for 51 hours from 7pm to 10pm on the Sunday.

The above stated weekend closures are weather dependant so may be subject to change.

The closures are required to carry out full width resurfacing works as part of the installation of the new signalised pedestrian crossing as part of the Swinton Greenway project.

Diversions will be signed via the A572 Worsley Road.

A6 Broad Street (Bus Lane)

A bus lane closure will be in effect from Monday 11 October 2021 for a period of up to six 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.

Delays can be expected.

Cow Lane

A one way closure order is currently in effect until 30 September 2022 on the following section of highway:

  • Cow Lane, Salford from the junction with Craven Street.

The one way order is required to service deliveries and site access to a new development currently underway following its closure earlier in the year and will run from east to west toward Oldfield Road.

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.

Liverpool Street

Works are due to commence Monday 12 April 2021 until Monday 14 February 2022 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.

From Monday 16 August a one way road closure will come into effect for a period of up to six weeks in a west bound (Albion Way bound) direction between Oldfield Road and Albion Way, east bound (Manchester bound) traffic will remain unaffected.

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.

A5063 Trafford Road

Major improvement works are due to commence from Monday 6 July 2020 for a period of up to 24 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.

Definitive Footpaths, Worsley Loopline (Various)

The following temporary definitive footpaths are currently closed to enable upgrades to the walking and cycling facilities as part of the RHS Bridgewater project:

Pedestrian and cyclist diversions will be signed via the nearest route available to each of the closures as specified above, the improvement works are anticipated to take approximately 12 months and will be phased to reduce the amount of closures in place at any given time.

This page was last updated on 26 November 2021

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