The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks and footpath closures update – Sept 14

September 14, 2015LornaNews

Essential work on the Mersey Gateway Project means the following new road, lane and footpath closures will be in place over the coming days and weeks.

Please note the table below does not include details of ongoing work. For details of ongoing work, please visit the Mersey Gateway website.

Date of closure Road / footpath Details
18/09/15 – 21/09/15 Between Ditton Roundabout and Moor Lane Roundabout Total closure of the westbound road (from Widnes towards Ditton) connecting Moor Lane Roundabout and Ditton Roundabout from 7pm Friday – 5am Monday. A diversion via Kingsway, Liverpool Road, Hale Road and Ditton Road will be in operation.
21/9/15 –23/9/15 Daresbury Expressway Total closure of westbound Daresbury Expressway between 7pm and 5am. A diversion via Central and Southern Expressways will be in place. The closure is overnight only.
2/10/15 –4/10/15 Moor Lane / Ashley Way Total closure of Moor Lane westbound and Ashley Way northbound (between Victoria Road and Moor Lane Roundabout) between 7pm on October 2 and midday on October 4.
4/10/15 –approx 8 weeks Moor Lane / Lower House Lane A contraflow will be in place eastbound along Moor Lane for about 8 weeks from 7pm on October 4. There will also be a total closure of Lower House Lane.
5/10/15 –approx 8 weeks Queensway northbound exit slip to Ditton roundabout Total overnight closures of both Queensway northbound exit slip road and Desoto Road northbound access slip road to Ditton Roundabout. The closure will be in place for about 8 weeks overnight between 7pm and 5am.

Ongoing works

There is also a series of ongoing major works taking place across Widnes and Runcorn.  For more details on these major ongoing works visit the Plan Your Journey website, or click the links below.



For more information on other ongoing work, please visit:

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