The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 19 June

June 19, 2017MerseylinkNews

19 June 2017

Mersey Gateway roadworks update

New works

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 information on existing major closures and diversion routes, visit Plan Your Journey on the Mersey Gateway website.

Date Road Details
19/06/17 – 26/06/17 A533 Central Expressway, Runcorn Total overnight closure (8pm – 5am) of the main carriageway in both directions (north and southbound) under Halton Lea roundabout. A diversion will be in place using Halton Lea roundabout
23/06/17 – 30/06/17 Clifton Road / Beechwood Avenue, Runcorn There will be intermittent overnight closures (9.15pm – 6am) of Clifton Road / Beechwood Avenue between Rocksavage Way and Betchworth Crescent during this period. A diversion will be in place and pedestrian access will be maintained
26/06/17 – 24/07/17 Clifton Road footbridge between Beechwood and Cholmondeley Road, Runcorn The footbridge between Beechwood and Cholmondeley Road will be closed for improvement work. A footpath diversion will be in place suitable for cyclists, pushchairs and wheelchairs.
30/06/17 – 03/07/17 A557 Weston Point Expressway, Runcorn Weekend closure (7.30pm Friday – 5am Monday) of the northbound Weston Point Expressway between the M56 roundabout and Weston Link. A diversion will be in place.
Date and time change 23/06/17 –26/06/17

postponed to

01/07/17 – 02/07/17

A562 Speke Road, Widnes Weekend closure (Midnight Friday – Midnight Sunday) of either northbound or southbound Speke Road. The direction of the closure, and therefore the diversion, will alternate between the northbound and southbound Speke Road.

Ongoing works

There is a series of ongoing works taking place across Widnes and Runcorn. For more details on these works visit Down Your Street on the Mersey Gateway website or click the area links below:



Halton Borough Council works

See Halton Borough Council’s roadworks page for details of other roadworks in Halton.

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