Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 22 March 2019

Blackfriars Road

A road closure will be in effect from Thursday 4 April 2019 for a period of 15 nights between the hours of 10pm and 6am on the following section of highway:

  • Blackfriars Road, Salford at the junction with Gravel Lane just north of the junction with the A6 Chapel Street.

The night closures are required to enable Network Rail carry out essential bridge strengthening works to their structures.

Diversions will be signed the A6 Chapel Street and Victoria Street for east and north bound traffic and the A6 Chapel Street and Trinity Way for west bound traffic.

A6053 Trafford Road

Site investigation and survey works are due to commence from Monday 1 April 2019 for a period of up to five weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A5063 Trafford Road in both directions between the junction of Archie Street and the Trafford boundary.

The works will be carried out under lane closures in both direction of travel during off peak periods 9.30am and 3.30pm and over a number of nights, details as follows:

  • Monday 29 April, 7pm to 5am, Trafford Road junction of Clippers Quay and Exchange Quay.
  • Tuesday 30 April, 7pm to 5am, Trafford Road junction of Ordsall Lane.
  • Wednesday 1 May, 7pm to 5am, Trafford Road junction of Merchants Quay.
  • Thursday 2 May, 7pm to 5am, Trafford Road junction of Waterfront Quay.
  • Sunday 5 May, 7pm to 5am, Trafford Road junction with Phoebe Street.
  • Monday 6 May, 7pm to 5am, Trafford Road junction with Broadway.

The works are required to map out services beneath the carriageway in preparation for the next phase of improvement works on the arterial network due to take place in 2020.

No works will take place during match days Old Trafford.

Some delays can be expected during off peak periods.

Bolton Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation Sunday 24 March 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period of one day on the following section of highway;

  • Bolton Road, Irlams o’ th' Height at the junction with Daisy Bank Avenue and Claremont Road.

The signals are required to provide a safe working area within the centre of the carriageway to replace a collapsing manhole cover and frame.

Minor delays can be expected.

Langley Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Saturday 30 March 2019 for a period of nine days on the following section of highway:

  • Langley Road, Swinton fronting Agecroft cemetery.

The signals are required to provide a lane closure to carry out investigation and repairs to damaged pipelines.

Whilst the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods minor delays can still be expected.

Ellenbrook Road

Temporary three way traffic signals will be in operation Sunday 31 March 2019 for a period of one day on the following section of highway;

  • Ellenbrook Road, Worsley south side of the A580 East Lancashire Road.

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

Minor delays can be expected.

A6 Chapel Street

A temporary right turn ban will be in effect Sunday 23 March 2019 between 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chapel Street, Salford there will be no right turn onto Trinity Way between the hours stated above.

The right turn ban is required to provide a lane closure to carry out essential repairs to the carriageway.

Diversions will be signed via Chapel Street, Blackfriars Road and Trinity Way.

Schofield Road / Gorton Street

A temporary road closure will be in effect on Friday 22 March 2019 for a period of one day between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • Schofield Road, Eccles near to the junction with Gorton Street.

The closure is required to carry out the replacement of a damaged manhole cover and frame.

Local diversion will be in place.

A6 Manchester Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Friday 22 March 2019 for a period of one day between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Manchester Road, Swinton near to the motorway bridge.  

The temporary signals are required to carry out essential remedial works to the carriageway.

Slight delays can be expected.

A57 Regent Road

Works have commenced 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 and overnight closures in both directions of travel.

A5066 Oldfield Road/A57 Regent Road 1

A road closures will be in effect from Monday 4 February 2019 for an undetermined period on the following section of highway:

  • A5066 Oldfield Road, Salford, north side at the junction with the A57 Regent Road, there will be no access to or from the A57 Regent Road during this time.

The closure is required to carry out planning and resurfacing works as part of the Manchester Salford Inner Relief Route (MSIRR) project.

Diversions will be signed via Albion Way and Liverpool Street for west bound traffic and Trinity Way, Hampson Street and Middlewood Street for east bound traffic.

M602 Regent Road Roundabout

Temporary road closures will be in effect from Saturday 24 March 2019 for a period of two consecutive Saturday nights between the hours of 10pm and 5am on the following section of highway:

  • M602 Regent Road roundabout running east and west through the roundabout only between 10pm and 5am Saturday 24 and 31 March.

The closures are required to enable underground cabling works.

Traffic flow will be diverted around the outside of the roundabout.

Holloway Drive junction Shield Drive

Temporary 3 way traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 18 March 2019 for a period of 11 days on the following section of highway:

  • Holloway Drive junction of Shield Drive, Swinton

The temporary signals are required to carry out to carry out electrical connection works.

Whilst the signals will be under manual operation during peak periods some delays can be expected.

Leigh Road junction Simpson Road 2

Temporary traffic signals will be in effect from Saturday 23 March 2019 for a period of 2 days on the following section of highway:

  • Leigh Road junction of the A572 Leigh Road and Simpson Road

The temporary signals are required to carry out essential remedial works to the carriageway.

Delays can be expected.

A576 Cromwell Road/Broughton Road

A temporary road closure will be in effect on Saturday 23 March 2019 for a period of one day between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm on the following section of highway:

  • A576 Cromwell Road/Broughton Road, north bound direction only leading from Pendleton roundabout to Ford Lane.

The closure is required to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.

Diversions will be signed via Frederick Road, Lissadel Street and Seaford Road.

The Quays Loop Road

Temporary two way traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 4 March 2019 for a period of 18 days on the following section of highway:

  • The Quays Loop Road, Salford opposite the Victoria Building.

The signals are required to provide lane closures to carry out tree removal works. Whilst the signals will be operation 24 hours a day they will be under manual operation during peak periods. 

Minor delays can be expected during hours of operation.

This page was last updated on 22 March 2019

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