Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 15 October 2018

Works to the parapets on the Salford bridges 

There will be lane closure on the A580 and the A6 Broad Street: both  Manchester bound (east) and Liverpool bound (west) off-peak working hours Manchester bound 10.30am to 4.30pm and Liverpool bound 8.30am to 2.30pm. 

Railway Bridge A580 between Lancaster Road to Eccles Road 

There will be lane closure on the A580: both  Manchester bound (east) and Liverpool bound (west) 

  • Monday 15 October - Manchester bound only in bus lane
  • Sunday 4 November to 11 November - Manchester and Liverpool bound bus lane/lane 1 closure 24 hours         
  • Friday 30 November - Manchester bound bus lane/lane 1 off-peak closure 

Barr Hill Subway Broad Street A6 Liverpool bound near to Eccles Road, Swinton. 

  • Tuesday 16 October - Liverpool bound lane 1/lane 2 off-peak closure   
  • Monday 22 October to 9 December - subway closure TTRO – pedestrian diversion          
  • Monday 22 October - Liverpool bound lane 1/lane 2 off-peak closure  
  • Sunday 4 November - Liverpool bound lane 1/lane 2 closure
  • Tuesday 13 November - Liverpool bound lane 1/lane 2 off-peak closure
  • Thursday 15 November - Liverpool bound lane 1 off-peak closure
  • Sunday 18 November - Liverpool bound lane 1/lane 2 closure

Charles Street underpass A6 Broad Street 

  • Tuesday 23 October - Manchester bound lane 1 and 2 off-peak closure 
  • Sunday 4 November - Manchester bound lane 1 and 2 closure
  • Tuesday 20 November - Manchester bound lane 1 and 2 off-peak closure
  • Sunday 2 December - Manchester bound lane 1 and 2 closure

Barton Road junction Barton Lane

Temporary four way traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 28 October 2018 for a period of one day between 10am and 6pm on the following section of highway: 

  • Barton Road junction with Peel Green Road, Barton Lane and Redclyffe Road. 

The four way signals are required to enable a lane closure to carry out essential BT works adjacent to the carriageway. 

Delays can be expected.  

Broadway 

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Tuesday 16 October 2018 for a period of one day between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway: 

  • Broadway, Salford fronting Media City.

The signals are required to allow a lane closure to safely site a highways vehicle accessing the building adjacent to the carriageway. 

Some minor delays can be expected.

Manchester Road East Junction Hilton Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 6 November 2018 for a period of 2 days on the following section of highway: 

  • Manchester Road East, Worsley at the junction with Hilton Lane. 

The signals are required to allow individual lane closure to rectify defective reinstatements to the highway. 

Whilst the temporary signals will be under manual operation throughout the hours of daylight to reduce congestion, some minor delays can be expected.

A57 Liverpool Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 13 November 2018 for a period of 24 hours on the following section of highway: 

  • A57 Liverpool Road, Eccles near to the junction with New Hall Avenue, approximately 210 metres south west of junction 11 of the M60 motorway.

The signals are required to allow a lane closure for the installation of monitoring equipment within the highway. 

Whilst the temporary signals will be under manual operation throughout the hours of daylight to reduce congestion, some minor delays can be expected.

Liverpool Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 18 November 2018 for a period of one day on the following section of highway: 

  • A57 Liverpool Road, Eccles near to the junction with new Lane.

The signals are required to allow a lane closure for the installation of a water pipe by United Utilities. 

Some minor delays can be expected.

Bolton Road, Irlams o’ th' Height

A road closure will be in effect on Saturday 6 October 2018 for a period of one day between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway: 

  • Bolton Road junction of Barrfield Road, Irlams o’ th' Height. 

The road closure is required to carry out essential repairs to a manhole cover and frame which is currently sinking into the carriageway. 

Diversions will be signed via the A6 Broad Street and the A580 East Lancashire Road.

Moss Lane

A road closure will be in effect on Monday 15 October between the hours of 9pm and 6am on the following section of highway: 

  • Moss Lane, Swinton at the junction with the A6 Chorley Road and Manchester Road. 

The closure is required to enable access to a BT chamber within the carriageway to install fibre optic cable.

Diversions will be signed via Charles Street.

Chapel Street, Salford junction with Victoria Street, Manchester

A road closure will be in effect from 8am Saturday 13 October for a period of up to 60 hours on the following section of highway: 

  • Chapel Street, Salford at the junction with Victoria Street, Manchester.

The road closure is required to site a 500 ton crane to erect a tower crane on a new development adjacent to the carriageway.

A contingency date of the weekend commencing Saturday 20 October has been set aside in case of high winds. 

Diversions will be signed via Trinity Way – Blackfriars Road and vice versa and the road is expected to re-open by 3pm Monday 15 October.

Blackfriars Road

A road closure will be in effect on Sunday 21 October 2018 between the hours of 8.30pm and 12am on the following section of highway: 

  • Blackfriars Road, Salford, 40 metres south east of the junction with the A5066 Silk Street.

The closure is required to replace a collapsing manhole cover and frame central to the carriageway. 

Diversions will be signed via Silk Street – Adelphi Street – A6 Chapel Street – Trinity Way and vice versa. 

Motorists are advised to find an alternative route for this three hour period.

A576 Cromwell Road junction Lichfield Street

A right turn ban will be in effect from Saturday 27 October 2018 for a period of two days on the following section of highway: 

  • The A576 Cromwell Road into Lichfield Street.

The right turn ban is required to enable installation of underground monitoring equipment within the carriageway. Temporary traffic signals will also be in operation at this location. 

Diversions will be signed via the local highway network.

A6 Chapel Street

Road works will take place for three consecutive nights from Monday 29 October 2018 on the following section of highway: 

  • A6 Chapel Street near to Salford Cathedral.

The works involve crossing Chapel Street in sections to install a low voltage cable within the carriageway and will be carried out during off peak periods through the night, there will be a requirement to suspend the bus lanes one at a time, firstly outbound then inbound.

Stott Lane

A road closure will be in effect from Saturday 20 October for a period of two days on the following section of highway: 

  • Stott Lane, Salford at the junction with the A576 Eccles Old Road in a north westerly direction only, north easterly traffic toward Lancaster Road and south bound traffic will be maintained.

The closure is required to enable essential maintenance to the telecommunications tower adjacent to the carriageway.

Diversions will be signed Stott Lane and Eccles New Road.

Bury New Road

Works will commence Saturday 29 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 proposed works are to improve this section of highway for both the motorist and pedestrians and will require full time lane closures throughout construction for safety reasons. 

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

Junction 14 motorway on slip of A580 East Lancashire Road

Works are due to commence from Monday 1 October 2018 for a period of eight weeks between the hours of 8pm and 6am on the following section of highway: 

  • A580 / M61 motorway on slip, Swinton, in a westerly direction, (Liverpool bound).

The works are to make improvements to the adjacent footpath and install pedestrian crossing facilities and will all be carried out through the night under lane closures. 

There will be a requirement for a three night closure of the M61 motorway on slip however this date is yet to be confirmed.

A57 Regent Road

Works have commenced until July 2019 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 and 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.

This page was last updated on 15 October 2018

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