Current roadworks and closures

Notice date: 21 January 2019

A6 Manchester Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 21 January 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period of up to three weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A Manchester Road, Walkden Between Oakwood Drive and Elynn Drive.

The signals are required to enable the construction of a new pedestrian crossing.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Worsley Road

A road closure will be in effect from Saturday 26 January 2019 for a period of four consecutive Saturday nights between the hours of 8pm and 8am on the following section of highway:

  • Worsley Road, Eccles at the junction with Chesterfield Close at the railway bridge.

The four Saturday night closures are required to enable essential repairs to the network rail bridge and surrounding structure.

Diversions will be signed via the local highway network. 

A576 Cromwell Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 27 January 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period of one day on the following section of highway:

  • Cromwell Road, Salford near to the junction with London Street.

The signals are required to enable lane closures to install ducting beneath the carriageway.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Littleton Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Saturday 26 January 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period of one day on the following section of highway:

  • Littleton Road, Salford opposite number 15 near to the junction with Romney Street.

The signals are required to enable lane closures to install ducting beneath the carriageway.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Rocky Lane

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Monday 4 February 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period of five days on the following section of highway:

  • Rocky Lane, Eccles outside number 87.

The signals are required to enable lane closures to excavate an electrical joint bay.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Worsley Road North

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Sunday 3 February 2019 between the hours of 10am and 3pm for a period of one day on the following section of highway:

  • Worsley Road North, Walkden

The signals are required to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Newearth Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Tuesday 22 January 2019 between the hours of 10am and 3pm for a period of one day on the following section of highway:

  • Newearth Road, Walkden at the junction with Longwall Avenue.

The signals are required to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Bridgewater Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation on Saturday 9 February 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period of one day on the following section of highway:

  • Bridgewater Road, Walkden at the junction with Wilfred Road.

The signals are required to enable essential repairs to a damaged manhole cover and frame.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Cutnook Lane

A road closure will be in effect from Wednesday 30 January 2019 for a period of three days between the hours of 8am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Cytnook Lane, Irlam for its entire length, the closure will be phased over a three day period.

The closure is required to carry out essential resurfacing works to the carriageway.

Diversions will be signed locally.

Fitzwaren Street

A road closure will be in effect from Thursday 7 February 2019 for a period of two days between the hours of 8am and 5pm on the following section of highway:

  • Fitzwarren street, Salford at the junction with Liverpool Street.

The closure is required to carry out essential repairs to the carriageway which is in a state of disrepair.

Diversions will be signed via Liverpool Street, Langworthy Road, Seedley Road and vice versa.

Trafford Road

Lane closures will be in effect from 9am Saturday 19 January 2019 for a period of two days on the following section of highway:

  • Trafford Road, Salford near to the junction with Ordsall Lane in both directions.

The lane closures are required to enable essential repairs to damaged iron work within the carriageway.

Slight delays can be expected.

Trafford Road junction Barton Lane

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

  • Trafford Road, Eccles at the junction with Barton Lane..

The signals are required to enable the a lane closure to carry out cleaning of gullies.  

Minor delays can be expected.

Lumns Lane

Emergency works are currently underway until 5pm Sunday 20 January 2019 on the following section of highway:

  • Lumns Lane, Swinton.

Access to businesses will be maintained from the A6044 Agecroft Road for the first 200 metres whilst access for the Recycling centre will be maintained via Rake Lane.

The closure is required to carry out essential repairs to the main sewer and drainage system.

Langley Road junction A6044 Agecroft Road

A temporary emergency right turn ban will be in effect from Monday 14 January 2019 for a period of up to ten days on the following section of highway:

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

The left turn ban is required on grounds of highway safety whilst an investigation is carried out on a suspected gas leak.

The diversion will be signed via the roundabout at Tallyman Way.

Albert Street / Peel Street

A road closure will be in effect on Friday 25 January between the hours of 10pm and 5am on the following section of highway:

  • Peel Street / Albert Street, Eccles in a south bound direction only toward the Church Street / Liverpool Street junction.

The closure is required to enable safe access to a BT chamber and to clear a blockage within the carriageway.

Diversions will be signed locally and the closure should be removed by 5am.

A576 Eccles Old Road

A temporary bus lane closure will be in effect on Monday 21 January 2019 between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm for a period on one day on the following section of highway:

  • A576 Eccles Old Road, Salford from the junction with Tootal Drive in a westerly direction for a distance of 200 metres.

The bus land closure is required to enable safe access to a BT chamber within the carriageway.

Robert Hall Street

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 21 January 2019 for a period of up to three days on the following section of highway:

  • Robert Hall Street, Salford between the junctions of Oldfield Road and Phoebe Street.

The closure is required to enable carriageway resurfacing works to take place.

Diversions will be signed via the local highway network.

A580 East Lancashire Road junction Barton Road

A temporary bus lane closure will be in effect on Saturday 26 January 2019 between the hours of 10am and 4pm on the following section of highway:

  • A580 East Lancashire Road, bus lane at the junction of Barton Road, Manchester bound.

The bus lane closure will be for an approximate distance of 200 metres and is required to enable safe access to a BT chamber within the carriageway.

A6 Chorley Road

Temporary traffic signals will be in operation from Thursday 3 January 2019 for a period of up to seven weeks on the following section of highway:

  • A6 Chorley Road, Swinton between Cemetery Road and Elm Street.

The signals are required to enable the installation of a new larger diameter gas main.  

Whilst the temporary signals will be manually operated delays can be expected, especially during peak periods.

A5066 Oldfield Road

Two back to back road closure will be in effect from Monday 4 February 2019 for a period of up to six weeks on the following sections of highway:

  • A5066 Oldfield Road, north side only, there will be no access to the north side of Oldfield Road from the A57 Regent Road between Monday 8 February and Friday 8 March.
  • A5066 Oldfield Road, south side only, there will be no access to the south side of Oldfield Road from the A57 Regent Road between Friday 8 March and Monday 1 April.

The closures are required to enable works to construct the junctions either side of the A57 Regent Road as part of the delivery of the Manchester Salford Inner Relief Route (MSIRR) project.

During the north bound closure, diversions for traffic heading north will signed via the A57 Regent Road – Albion Way and Liverpool Street, east bound traffic turning left will be diverted via Trinity Way – Hampson Street and Middlewood Street whilst west bound traffic wishing to turn right will be diverted via the north bound diversion.

During the south bound closure, diversions for traffic heading south will be signed via the A57 Regent Road and Ordsall Lane, east bound traffic turning right will be signed via the south bound diversion whilst west bound traffic will be picked up prior to Ordsall Lane if however this diversion is missed then the diversion will be via the A57 Regent Road around the M602 roundabout east bound back onto the A57 Regent Road and finally Ordsall Lane.

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.

Hospital Road

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 21 January 2019 for a period of up to two weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Hospital Road, Swinton at the junction with Liebert Drive.

The closure is required to carry out sewer diversion works, access will be maintained to those properties south of the closure at (Liebert Drive) from the A6 Manchester Road whilst those properties north of the closure will have access from the A666 Bolton Road.

Knoll Street

A road closure will be in effect from Monday 7 January 2019 for a period of up to three weeks on the following section of highway:

  • Knoll Street, Salford at its junction with the A56 Bury New Road.

The closure is required as part of the junction upgrades and for the installation of signals and signal loops.

There will be no access to or from Knoll Street during this time.

Diversions will be signed via the A56 Bury New Road – Great Cheetham Street West – Great Clowes Street and vice versa.

Bury New Road

Works will commence Saturday 29 September 2018 for a period of up to 20 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.

This page was last updated on 21 January 2019

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