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Roadworks in Leicester - 19th November 2017

Published on Friday, November 17, 2017

New works in the city (w/c Sunday 19 November):

• Market Place South: carriageway works. Road closed between Market Place Approach and Hotel Street overnight from 6pm on Saturday (18 Nov) and during  Sunday (19 Nov). Diversions in place.

• East Park Road: Nagar Kirtan procession. Rolling road closures for short time only along procession route (East Park Road, St Peter’s Road, Sparkenhoe Street, Swain Street, St George’s Way, Charles Street, Northampton Street, Granby Street, Gallowtree Gate, East Gates, High Street, St Nicholas Place, St Nicholas Circle and Great Central Street) on Sunday (19 Nov).

• Belgrave Gate: carriageway works. Road closed Abbey Street and Burleys on Sunday (19 Nov) only. Diversions in place.

• Rutland Street: crane in street. Road closed at junction with Southampton Street on Monday (20 Nov) only. Diversions in place.

• Lancaster Road: gas main works. Road closed between University Road and De Montfort Street from Monday (20 Nov). Diversions in place.

Highcross Street: drilling works. Overnight road closures in place, southbound between Vaughan Way and Freeschool Lane, on Tuesday (21 Nov) and between Vaughan Way and All Saints Open on Wednesday (22 Nov). Diversions in place.

Ongoing works:

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

• Friar Lane: carriageway improvements. Road closed between Southgates and Berridge Street. Diversions in place. Access maintained for pedestrians.

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

• Speers Road: parking bay works. Road closed between Falconer Crescent and Charnor Road. Diversions in place.

• Welford Road: carriageway improvements. Temporary lane closure in place between Welford Place and Marlborough Street.

• King Street: carriageway improvements. Road closed between Belvoir Street/Welford Place and Marlborough Street. Access for pedestrians maintained.

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 0000. ATC lines are open Monday-Friday 6.30am-6.30pm, and 9.30am-1pm on Saturdays.

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