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Roads affected by works and events - updated Friday 24th July 2015

Islington Carriageway Resurfacing Works

King Construction carriageway resurfacing works have resulted in the following:-

  • Everton Road / West Derby Road, L6: 3-way temporary signals until September 2015.
  • Brunswick Road (Shaw Street to Everton Road), L3: night-time road closures (7pm-6am) on 24th, 27th and 28th July 2015.
  • Islington / Brunswick Road / Shaw Street junction (outbound side only), L3: night-time closures (7pm-6am) on 25th, 26th and 29th July 2015
  • Erskine Street, Islington, Brunswick Road, Low Hill, L6: off-peak lane restrictions until September 2015.

East Prescot Road, L14

Laing O’Rourke new junction works for Alder Hey near to Rudyard Road have resulted in lane restrictions until 30th September 2015.

Great Homer Street, L5

Amey LG Puffin Crossing installation works at Virgil Street have resulted in 2-way temporary signals 20th September 2015.

Hope Street, L1

Nordic Construction public realm works have resulted in a temporary one-way system (Hardman Street to Maryland Street) until 3rd August 2015.

Lord Nelson Street, L1

Bardsley Construction new student accommodation works between Seymour Street and St Vincent Street has resulted in a temporary one-way system (westbound from Seymour Street to St Vincent Street) until 28th August 2015.

M62 Motorway

Knowsley Council footbridge replacement works at Greystone Road will result in:-

  • Bowring Park Road to Junction 5 (Roby Road): Lane restrictions / hard shoulder running from 23rd July to 12th October 2015.
  • Queens Drive to Junction 5 (Roby Road): Full closure from 10pm 31st July to 5am 3rd August 2015.

Priory Road, Utting Avenue, Cherry Lane, L4

Ameon installation of 33kv cable has resulted in temporary signals (various locations) until 30th August 2015.

Ullet Road, L17

Dowhigh carriageway resurfacing/drainage works have resulted in the following:-

  • Croxteth Road to Smithdown Road: 3-way temporary signals until 28th July 2015.
  • Halkyn Avenue to Smithdown Road: Road closure from 29th July to 14th August 2015.
  • Sydenham Avenue to Smithdown Road: Night-time road closures (7pm-6am) from 15th August to October 2015.

Wellington Road, L15

Network Rail bridge repair works at Rexmore Way will be carried out under off-peak 3-way temporary signals from 28th to 31st July 2015.

West Derby Street, L7

The redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital by Carillion Construction Services has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way system (Crown Street to Low Hill) until 31st March 2017.

Westminster Road, L4

Balfour Beatty gas main renewal works between Melrose Road and Fountains Road have resulted in temporary signals (various locations) lane restrictions and side road closures until 21st December 2015. A temporary one-way is also in operation until 31st July 2015.


26th July 2015 – Liverpool Triathlon: Road Closures (3am to 7pm) – Great Howard Street, Derby Road, Northbound carriageways of: Parliament Street, Chaloner Street, Wapping, Strand Street, Goree, George’s Dock Gates, New Quay and King Edward Street

1st August 2015 – Liverpool Pride March: Road Closures (11am to 2pm) – Commence from St Georges Plateau, William Brown Street, Lime Street, St John's Lane, Queen Square Bus Station, Whitechapel, Lord Street, Castle Street, Dale Street, North John Street, Victoria Street, Stanley Street, Dale Street, Churchill Way Flyover, Commutation Row, William Brown Street, end at St George's Plateau

1st August 2015 – Annual Provincial Parade (10am to 11am) – Great George Street, Berry Street, Renshaw Street, Lime Street, William Brown Street, St George's Plateau.


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