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
25/04/17

Permanent

Southbound access slip road from Hutchinson Street to A533 Queensway The southbound access slip road from Hutchinson Street to Queensway and the Silver Jubilee Bridge (SJB) will be permanently closed. Access to SJB will be via Wandsworth Way or Ditton Junction.
28/4/17 – 30/4/17 A562 Speke Road, Widnes Weekend overnight closure (7.30pm Friday– 6am Sunday) of the northbound Speke Road, a diversion will be in place.

 

30/04/17 – 01/5/17 A562 Speke Road, Widnes Weekend overnight closure (6am Sunday – noon Monday) of the southbound Speke Road, a diversion will be in place.

 

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: 

Widnes

Runcorn

Halton Borough Council works

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

The information provided here is an overview of planned work and therefore subject to change.

The team may have to put in place overnight road closures or diversions at short notice due to emergency situations, and these may not be detailed here, but it is our aim to provide information that is as up to date as possible.