The Mersey Gateway Project

Mersey Gateway roadworks update – 23 May 2016

May 23, 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
24/5/16 – 10/6/16 A562 Speke Road, Widnes Overnight (7.30pm – 5am) lane closures on Speke Road eastbound (towards Widnes) between the A5300 Knowsley Expressway and Ditton roundabout.
24/5/16 – 23/7/16 A562 Speke Road, Widnes Overnight (7.30pm – 5am) lane closures on access and exit slips between Speke Road and Ditton roundabout.
From 24/5/16 A557 Watkinson Way, Widnes Permanent closure of the southbound carriageway of Watkinson Way (towards the Silver Jubilee Bridge) between the rail bridge and Queensway. Traffic will contraflow on to the northbound carriageway with a single lane open in each direction.

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:

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