The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 21 November 2016

November 21, 2016MerseylinkNews

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 existing closures, please visit Down Your Street on the Mersey Gateway website.

Date Road Details
23 – 25/11/16 Waterloo Road, Widnes Offpeak two-way temporary traffic signals (9.30am – 3.30pm) on Waterloo Road between Hutchinson Street roundabout and Watkinson Way overbridge.
26/11/16 A557 Weston Point Expressway, Runcorn One-day lane closure (7.30am – 4.00pm) on Weston Point Expressway southbound (towards the M56) between Rocksavage interchange and M56 Junction 12 roundabout.
26 – 27/11/16 A533 Queensway / Silver Jubilee Bridge Weekend lane closure (midnight on Friday night – midnight on Sunday night) on the Silver Jubilee Bridge northbound (towards Widnes) between the slip road from Weston Point Expressway and Watkinson Way. Also lane closure on Queensway southbound (towards Runcorn) between Hutchinson Street onslip and the Silver Jubilee Bridge.
26 – 28/11/16 A533 Southern Expressway / A5126 Weston Link, Runcorn Weekend closure (midnight on Friday night – 5.30am Monday) of Southern Expressway northbound and Weston Link westbound (towards the Weston Point Expressway) between Hallwood interchange and Rocksavage viaduct. A diversion 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 web page, or click the links below.



For more information on other ongoing work, please visit:

Halton Borough Council works

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

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