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Roadworks in Leicester - 2nd July 2017

Published on Friday, June 30, 2017

New works starting this week (w/c 2 July):

• Frolesworth Road: carriageway resurfacing. Road closed between Frolesworth Way and Alexton Gardens on Sunday (2 Jul) only. Diversions in place.

• Haramead Road: sign renewal. Road closed between Humberstone Road and Syston Street on Sunday (2 Jul) only. Diversions in place.

• Abbey Lane: carriageway repairs. Lane closure in place around junction with Byford Road on Sunday (2 Jul) only.

• Friar Lane: carriageway improvements. Road closed between Southgates and Berridge Street from Sunday (2 Jul). Diversions in place. Access maintained for pedestrians.

• Loughborough Road Bridge: flood risk works. Lane closure in place, with traffic flow controlled by temporary signals in both directions, from Friday (7 Jul).     

Ongoing works in the city:

• West Street: cabling works. Road closed at junction with Regent Road. Diverison in place.

• Colton Street: construction work. Road closed between Church Street and Rutland Street. Diversions in place.

• Keyham Lane West: carriageway improvements. Lane closures and temporary traffic signals in place as required.

• Belvoir Street and Welford Place: carriageway improvements. Road closed from Sunday (4 Jun). Belvoir Street will also remain closed to traffic. Outbound bus services which normally use this route will be diverted via Charles Street, St George’s Way, Waterloo Way and Regent Road, onto Welford Road. Diversions in place for general traffic.

• Millstone Lane: street improvement scheme. Road closed. Diversions in place.

• Western Road: building works. Road closed between Briton Street and Roman Street. Diversions in place.

• Grasmere Street: service pipe replacement works. Road closed. Work will move onto Filbert Street, Ullswater Street and then Windermere Street.

• Jupiter Close: building work. Road closed. Diversions in place.

• Marlborough Street: construction work. Road closed between Welford Road and Duke Street. Diversions in place.

• Nichols Street: building work. Road closed between Burton Street and Midland Street. Diversions in place.

• York Street: building works. Road closed between Albion Street and Granby Street. Diversions in place.

Please note that emergency situations may require work schedules to be changed at short notice.

For queries, please contact Area Traffic Control on 0116 254 000. ATC lines are open Monday-Friday 6.30am-6.30pm, and 9.30am-1pm on Saturdays.

For up-to-date information tune in to Radio Leicester (104.9 FM).

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