Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 3 March 2021, (this is a major update)

A576 Broughton Road / Cromwell Road

An emergency road closure will be in effect from 7.30pm Thursday 4 March 2021 until 6am Friday 5 March on the following of highway:

  • A576 Broughton Road, Salford just north of Pendleton Roundabout.

The emergency closure is required to carry out further investigations to locate a leaking gas main.

Diversions will be signed locally.

Belvedere Road / Rossall Way

A road closure will be in effect from Thursday 11 March 2021 for a period of three days on the following section of highway:

  • Rossall Way, Salford from Pendleton roundabout. Vehicles will be diverted south bound along Hankinson Way round the roundabout and then north bound on Hankinson Way to re-join Rossall Way.
  • Belvedere Road, at the junctions of Rossall Way and Hankinson Way. Vehicles will be diverted via Hankinson Way, Churchill Way, Cross Lane and vice versa.

The closures are required to enable the installation of infrastructure within the carriageway to support the new road layout as part of the Hankinson Way / Rossall Way upgrades.

Station Road, Swinton

Temporary two way signals will be in operation on Sunday 7 March 2021 between the hours of 9am and 1pm on the following section of highway:

  • Station Road, Swinton near to the junction with Dudley Road.

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

Delays can be expected.

Station Road, Irlam

Temporary two way signals will be in operation from Thursday 11 March for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Station Road, Irlam at the junction with Liverpool Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to carry out essential electrical repairs within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Rake Lane

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from Monday 8 March for a period of up to 12 days on the following section of highway:

  • Rake Lane, Swinton at the junction with Clively Avenue.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a gas main renewal project throughout the City of Salford.

Delays can be expected.

Worsley Road, Eccles

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from Saturday 6 March for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

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

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to carry out essential electrical repairs within the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Adelphi Street

An emergency road closure is currently in place on the following section of highway:

  • Adelphi Street, Salford north of the junction with Peru Street.

The closure is required following a major water burst which is currently in the process of being repaired.

United Utilities hope to have all repairs completed and the road resurfaced by 6am Thursday 4 March (tomorrow morning).

Diversions have been erected via Chapel Street, Trinity Way and Blackfriars Road.

A6 Chapel Street

A contra-flow will be in effect from Monday 12 April 2021 for a period of up to six months on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, between the junctions of Trinity Way and Oldfield Road.

The contraflow will limit vehicles to one lane in both directions of travel including buses and is required to enable the removal of damaged granite blocks and carriageway fronting Salford Cathedral and complete reconstruction and resurfacing works to include service diversions.

Delays can be expected during these works and motorists are advised to find alternative routes during these disruptive works.

Liverpool Street, Eccles

Temporary four way signals will be in operation on Saturday 28 March 2021 between the hours of 9am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • Liverpool Street, Eccles at the junction with Cawdor Street.

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

Delays can be expected.

Hampson Street

An emergency lane closure will be in effect from Tuesday 2 March for a maximum period of seven days on the following section of highway:

  • Hampson Street, Salford just east of the junction with East Ordsall Lane.

The lane closure is required to locate and repair a high voltage cable.

Delays can be expected.

A575 Walkden Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 13 March 2021 for a period of two days between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A575 Walkden Road, Worsley near to the junction with Old Hall Lane.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

Manchester Road West

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 14 March 2021 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Manchester Road West, Little Hulton near to the junction with Wharton Lane.

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable access to the carriageway on behalf of United Utilities.

Minor delays can be expected.

Cleggs Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Monday 15 March 2021 between the hours of 7pm and 11pm on the following section of highway:

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

The signals are required to provide a small lane closure to enable jetting and cleaning works to a blocked sewer main.

Minor delays can be expected.

Ordsall Lane

A left turn ban will be in effect on Sunday 14 March 2021 between the hours of 9am and 12pm on the following section of highway:

  • Ordsall Lane, Salford south bound fronting the Campanile Hotel joining the A57 Regent Road toward Manchester.

The left run ban is required to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.

Diversions will be signed locally.

A666 Manchester Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 8 March 2021 for a period of three weeks between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A666 Manchester Road, Swinton at the junction with Cedar Drive.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable upgrades to a zebra crossing to become a signalised puffin crossing.

Minor delays can be expected.

A666 Manchester Road (Bolton)

A road closure will be in effect from 6pm Friday 9 April until 6pm Sunday 11 April on the following section of highway:

  • A666 Manchester Road, Bolton between the junctions of Stoneclough Road and Kersley Spur including the M61 motorway on slip road.

Bolton MBC are closing this section of highway to carryout full plaining and resurfacing of their carriageway and have advised Salford City Council that the diversions will be signed via, Long causeway, A575 Worsley Road, A575 Bolton Road, A6 Manchester Road, A6 Chorley Road, Station Road, the A666 Bolton Road and vice versa.

Chaddock Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 8 March 2021 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • Chaddock Lane, Worsley.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

Chaddock Lane (2)

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Tuesday 16 March 2021 between the hours of 9.30am and 3pm on the following section of highway:

  • Chaddock Lane, Worsley.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

Vine Street

An emergency closure will be in effect from Monday 22 February 2021 for an undetermined period on the following section of highway.

  • Vine Street, Salford.

The closure is required due to a suspected collapse within the carriageway, site investigation is underway with repairs to commence Monday.

Diversions will be not be possible as the carriageway is unfit for vehicular traffic and local residents whom reside beyond the closure will only have footpath access.

A580 East Lancashire Road

Lane closures will be in effect from Monday 8 March 2021 for a period of up to three weeks during off peak periods only on the following sections of highway:

  • A580 East Lancashire Road, east bound (Manchester bound) between Moorside Road and the Irlams 'o’ th' Height roundabout between Monday 8 March and Thursday 18 March.
  • A580 East Lancashire Road, west bound (Liverpool bound) between Irlams o’ th' Height roundabout and Moorside Road.

The lane closures are required to enable cyclic maintenance to remark the carriageways.

Minor delays can be expected.

Chorley Road / Station Road

A left turn ban for HGVs / Long wheel base vehicles (buses) will be in effect from Monday 15 March 2021 for a period of up to five days on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton turning left onto Station Road.

The left ban is required to enable the safe installation of ducting and high voltage cable as part of the junction upgrades to the junction.

An HGV / bus diversion will be signed via the A6 Chorley Road, A6 Manchester Road and the A666 Bolton Road.

Chorley Road / Station Road (2)

A left turn ban for HGVs / Long wheel base vehicles (buses) and footway closure will be in effect from Monday 29 March 2021 for a period of up to days on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton turning left onto Station Road.

The left turn ban and footway closures are required to enable the safe installation of a new kerb line and footway as part of the junction upgrades.

An HGV / bus diversion will be signed via the A6 Chorley Road, A6 Manchester Road and the A666 Bolton Road.

A580 East Lancashire Road (2)

Road closures will be in effect from Monday 15 March 2021 for a period of five nights between the hours of 7.30pm and 6am on the following section of highway:

  • A580 East Lancashire Road, Worsley between the junctions of Chaddock Lane (Queen’s Roundabout) and the A575 Walkden Road.

The closures are required to enable remarking of the carriageway markings and will take place in the following sequence.

  • A580 East Lancashire Road, east bound (Manchester bound) at the junction with Chaddock Lane. Diversions will be signed via Chaddock Lane toward Boothstown and either Mossley Common Road and or Ellenbrook Road.
  • A580 East Lancashire Road, east bound, at the junction with Mossley Common Road. Diversions will be signed via Mossley Common Road north side of the A580 East Lancashire Road, Bridgewater Road, Newearth Road.
  • A580 East Lancashire Road, east bound from the Newearth Road junction. Diversions will be signed via Ellenbrook Road, the A572 Leigh Road and the A575 Walkden Road.
  • A580 East Lancashire Road, west bound (Liverpool bound) at the junction with the A575 Walkden Road. Diversions will be signed via the A575 Walkden Road south of the A580 East Lancashire Road, A572 Leigh Road and or Ellenbrook Road, Mosely Common Road or Chaddock Lane.
  • A580 East Lancashire Road, west bound at the junction with Ellenbrook Road. Diversions will be signed via Ellenbrook Road, A572 Leigh Road and or Mosely Common Road or Chaddock Lane.
  • A580 East Lancashire Road, west bound at the junction with Mossley Common Road. Diversions will be signed via the south side of Mossley Common Road & Chaddock Lane.

Only one closure will be in place at any given time and diversions kept to a minimum between junctions.

Gravel Lane

A road closure will be in effect from 10pm Wednesday 3 March 2021 for a period of eight hours on the following section of highway:

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

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable bridge inspections to the Network Railway structure.

Very minor delays may be experienced.

Worrall Street

A road closure will be in effect from Saturday 6 March 2021 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Worrall Street, Salford

The closure is required to enable the installation of high voltage cable to a new housing development adjacent to the carriageway.

Minor delays can be expected.

Ordsall Lane (2)

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from Monday 15 February 2021 for a period of up to eight weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Ordsall Lane, Salford at various locations.

The signals are required to install foul water and sewer connections to adjacent new housing developments. Only one set of signals will be in operation at any given time and will be under manual operation during peak periods to minimize disruption however minor delays can be expected.  

A666 Bolton Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 15 February 2021 for a period of up to 12 weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A666 Bolton Road, Swinton between the junctions with Waverly Road and the Irlams o’ th' Height roundabout and at each junction in turn between.

The signals are required to provide various lane closures to enable the installation of a new gas main as part of a city wide scheme to update the aging gas main, only one set of signals will be in operation at any given time and will be under manual operation during peak periods.

Delays can be expected.

Agecroft Road

Temporary three way signals will be in operation from Thursday 4 March 2021 for a maximum period of two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Agecroft Road, Pendlebury at the junction with Kersal Vale Road.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to enable essential repairs to replace a damaged high voltage cable and ducting.

Delays can be expected however the signals will be under manual operation throughout the working day to further reduce such potential delays.

Wordsworth Road

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 22 March 2021 for a period of three alternate days on the following section of highway:

  • Wordsworth Road, Swinton between the junction of Blanytre Street and Stevenson Road on Monday 22 March, Wednesday 24 March and finally Monday 29 March.

The various closures are required to enable a crane to lift timber framed houses into various site adjacent to the carriageway.

A very minor diversion will be made available within the estate.

Brindleheath Road

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 1 February 2021 for a period of up to six weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Brindleheath Road, between Duchy Road and the junction with the A6 Broad Street.

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

Diversions will be signed locally for normal vehicular traffic however due to a width restriction on Greenwood Street, larger vehicles will have to find an alternative route.

Hankinson Way

A number of road closure and one way closures will be in effect from Monday 1 February 2021 for a period of up to six weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Hankinson Way, Salford fronting Salford Shopping City.

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

  • Hankinson Way in a south bound direction only between Belvedere Road and Churchill Way from Friday 5 February until Friday 5 March.
  • Hankinson Way, full road closure, between Belvedere Road and Churchill Way nights only from Monday 8 February for a period of five nights, from Monday 15 February for five nights and finally from Monday 1 March for a further 3 weeks during nights, all night closures will be in effect between 9pm to 6am.

The above stated closures are subject to change dependent on the weather and updates can be found as and when such updates are made available.

Diversions for the south bound closure will via either Broad Street, Cross Lane or Belvedere Road, Cross Lane.

Diversions for the full closure will be via Churchill Way, Cross Lane Belvedere Road and vice versa.

The above stated works are subject to weather conditions and are subject to change.

Bury Old Road

A bus lane closure will be in effect from Sunday 28 February 2021 for a period of up to 28 days on the following section of highway:

  • Bury Old Road, Salford from the junction with Singleton Road, north side in a south easterly direction to the junction with Melton Road.

The bus lane closure is required to enable the installation of a new gas main within the carriageway as part of a city wide gas main renewal programme and in order to maintain two way traffic at all times.

Delays can be expected during peak periods.

Bury Old Road (2)

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation from Sunday 21 March 2021 for a period of up to ten days on the following section of highway:

  • Bury Old Road, Salford at the junction with Singleton Road.

The signals are required to enable the installation of a new gas main to cross the junction as part of a city wide gas main renewal programme.

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

Parrin Lane / Worsley Road

Major junction improvement works will commence from Monday 18 January 2021 for a period of up to 11 weeks on the following section of highway:

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

The works will require the use of a HGV / Bus ban for right turning vehicles from Parrin Lane joining Worsley Road in a north bound and from Parrin Lane joining Worsley Road in a south bound direction between Tuesday 16 February and Sunday 21 March only during which time a local diversion will be implemented in addition a diversion will also be signed for HGVs / Buses via the A572 Worsley Road toward Worsley Brow.

These measures are required to enable junction improvement works.

Works will be carried out between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm Monday to Friday during which times delays can be expected.

Parrin Lane / Worsley Road Junction (2)

A road closure will be in effect from 8am Saturday 27 March for a period of up to 48 hours on the following section of highway:

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

The closure is required to carry out resurfacing works to the junction following major junction upgrades.

Diversions will be signed via the local highway network, the works are weather dependent therefore a  contingency date for the weekend of the 10 April will be reserved to complete the works.

A6 Chapel Street (2)

A bus lane suspension will be in effect from Monday 4 January 2021 for a period of up to 30 weeks between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford west bound (Liverpool bound) carriageway between the junctions of Islington Way and Oldfield Road.

The bus lane suspension is required to assist with repairs to the Vimto Apartment block fronting Chapel Street.

In addition to this bus lane suspension, works are due to commence early 2021 fronting Salford Cathedral to remove the sets within the carriageway and carry out full carriageway reconstruction works which will require the introduction of a contraflow, both buses and mainstream traffic will share one carriageway in each direction.

The date for the proposed reconstruction of the carriageway is to be finalised and once commenced will take up to six months, it is anticipated that the works could commence between mid and the end of February.

Delays can be expected throughout this project.

Broom Lane / New Hall Road

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 11 January 2021 for a period of up to eight weeks on the following sections of highway:

  • Broom Lane and New Hall Road from the junction with Bury New Road for an approximate distance of 100 metres on each highway.

The closures are required to enable full reconstruction of the Broom Lane and New Hall Road junctions with Bury New Road.

Diversions will be signed New Hall Road, Park Street, Bury New Road and vice versa.

A6 Chorley Road junction

Major junction improvement works will commence from Monday 11 January 2020 for a period of six months, the works will be carried out between the hours of 7.30am and 5pm only on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton to include Partington Lane, Station Road, Wellington Road and the Civic Centre junctions.

The initial phases will also require a ban of the left turn from Partington Lane onto the A6 Chorley Road on the following dates:

  • Monday 11 January 2021 for a period of five days.
  • Monday 18 January 2021 for period of two days.
  • Tuesday 26 January 2021 for period of two days.
  • Monday 1 February 2021 for a period of two days.

More left turn bans will be required however the dates are yet to be confirmed. The diversion will be signed via the A572 Worsley Road and the A6 Chorley Road.

In addition to the above lane closure will also be required on the A6 Chorley Road prior to the Wellington Road junction on the following known dates:

  • Monday 11 January 2021 for a period of five days.
  • Monday 1 February 2021 for a period of three days.

These works are part of a city wide junction improvement scheme under the Salford Bolton Network Improvement Programme (SBNI).

Major delays can be expected during these works, the traffic management layout is subject to change as are the dates stated above, motorists are requested to avoid the junctions if at all possible and use alternative routes.

A5063 Trafford Road

Major improvement works are due to commence from Monday 6 July 2020 for a period of up to 20 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 (2)

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 3 March 2021

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