The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks and footpath closures update – Sept 21

September 21, 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
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.
28/9/15 –2/10/15 Ditton Road


Total closure of Ditton Road westbound from Ditton Roundabout to WSR recycling services’ entrance. A diversion will be in place.
2/10/15 –4/10/15 Moor Lane / Ashley Way Total closure of Moor Lane westbound and Ashley Way (between Victoria Road and Moor Lane Roundabout) between 7pm on October 2 and midday on October 4. A diversion will be in place.
4/10/15 –approx 8 weeks Lower House Lane / Moor Lane There will be a total closure of Lower House Lane between Lower House Lane roundabout and Moor Lane roundabout. A diversion will be in place. A contraflow will also be in place eastbound along Moor Lane for about 8 weeks from 7pm on October 4.
5/10/15 –approx 8 weeks Desoto Road northbound access slip to Ditton roundabout Total overnight closures of Desoto Road northbound access slip road to Ditton Roundabout. The closure will be in place for about 8 weeks overnight between 7pm and 5am. A will be in place.

 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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