Press release

Planned roadworks in Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset, BANES, Wiltshire, West Dorset and Devon: weekly summary for Monday 6 March to Sunday 12 March 2017

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.

M5 junction 18/18A: structure survey

Southbound carriageway will be closed between the exit slip road and entry slip road from 8pm on 6 March until 6am on 7 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 18: structure survey

Northbound entry slip road will be closed from 8pm on 7 March until 6am on 8 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 18/18A: structure survey

Northbound carriageway will be closed overnight between the exit slip road and the entry slip road from 8pm on 8 March until 6am on 9 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

Gloucestershire

M5 junction 10 to junction 11A: structures

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

M5 Gloucester Gateway service area: resurfacing

Southbound exit slip road into service area will be closed nightly, 8pm to 6am, from 7 March until 9 March.

M5 junction 11A: resurfacing

Northbound exit slip road will be closed nightly, 8pm to 6am, from 7 March until 9 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

M5 junction 9 to junction 11: traffic management changes

Southbound carriageway will be closed overnight from 8pm on 10 March until 6am on 11 March. Diversion will be clearly signposted.

A40 Elmbridge Court Roundabout: construction work

Narrow lanes with 40mph speed restrictions will be in place until September 2017.

Wiltshire

M4 junction 16: roundabout reconstruction

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

A303 Solstice Park junction to Countess Roundabout: white lining

Eastbound and westbound carriageway will be closed nightly, 8pm to 6am, from 6 March until 8 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 6 March 2017