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Planned roadworks in Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire : weekly summary for Monday 20 March to Sunday 26 March 2017

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Summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week.

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The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Bristol

M32 junction 2 to junction 3: MetroBus scheme (Bristol County Council work)

Narrow lanes with 40mph speed restrictions will be in operation northbound and southbound until April.

M32 junction 3 to junction 2: installation/removal of narrow lanes

Northbound and southbound carriageway will be closed nightly, from 8pm until 6am, between 20 March and 10 April. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M32 junction 2: installation/removal of narrow lanes

Northbound entry slip road will be closed from 9pm on 22 March until 6am on 23 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M32 junction 1: installation/removal of narrow lanes

Southbound entry slip road will be closed from 9pm 23 March until 6am on 24 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 18/18A (S Loop): street lighting repairs

Southbound exit slip road will be closed from 8pm on 23 March until 6am on 24 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 18/18A (U Loop): street lighting repairs

Northbound exit slip road (U Loop followed by M49 exit) will be closed from 8pm on 21 March until 6am 22 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 18/18A (Y Loop): street lighting repairs

Southbound entry slip road will be closed from 8pm on 22 March until 6am on 23 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

Gloucestershire

M5 junction 11 Bamfurlong Bridge: structures

The bridge willl be closed to traffic from Monday 20 March until the end of April 2017. Diversion will be clearly signposted. The bridge will remain open to pedestrians and cyclists throughout the work.

M5 junction 10 to junction 11A: structures

Narrow lanes with contraflow and 50mph speed restrictions will be in operation northbound and southbound until July 2017.

M5 junction 11A to junction 12: surfacing

Southbound and northbound carriageway will be closed from 8pm 22 March until 6am on 23 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 11A: resurfacing

Southbound entry slip road will be closed nightly from 8pm until 6am, from 23 March until 25 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 11A: resurfacing

Northbound exit slip road will be closed from 8pm on 23 March until 6am on 24 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 Gloucester Gateway service area

Southbound exit slip roads into service area will be closed from 8pm on 21 March until 6am on 22 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 12: resurfacing

Northbound entry slip road will be closed from 8pm on 21 March until 6am on 22 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

A40 Elmbridge Court roundabout: construction works

Narrow lanes with 40mph speed restrictions will be in place on Elmbridge Court Roundabout until September 2017.

Wiltshire

M4 junction 16: roundabout reconstruction

Narrow lanes with 40mph speed restrictions will be in place on the eastbound exit slip road and westbound exit slip road until October 2017.

Somerset

M5 junction 29: street lighting

Northbound exit slip road will be closed from 8pm on 23 March until 6am on 24 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

South Gloucestershire

M4 junction 20 (C, F and J Loop): sign repairs

Eastbound exit slip road and entry slip road will be closed from 8pm on 22 March until 6am on 23 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M4 junction 20 (D Loop): sign repairs

Westbound exit slip road will be closed from 8pm on 24 March until 6am on 25 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

General enquiries

Members of the public should contact the Highways England customer contact centre on 0300 123 5000.

Media enquiries

Journalists should contact the Highways England press office on 0844 693 1448 and use the menu to speak to the most appropriate press officer.

Published 17 March 2017