Press release

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 11 May 2015 – Sunday 17 May 2015

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct of April 24 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.

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A38 Dry Bridge, nr South Brent – New bridge scheme

Until 15 May, there will be a 24-hour eastbound exit sliproad closure. Access for residents only. Diversion via Dart Bridge.

A38 Dobwalls Bypass – Resurfacing

24hr contraflow and 40mph speed limit. Eastbound and westbound lane closures from 11 May with overnight convoy working. Eastbound carriageway closure 9am-6am 12-15 May for resurfacing. Diversion via Dobwells village.

(13 Oct 14 to 21 May 15)

A38 Drumbridges, nr Bovey Tracey – Junction improvement

Various lane closures on sliproads and roundabout (27 Nov – 30 June)

A38 Kennford, nr Exeter – Junction improvement

24hr contraflow and 50mph speed limit (17 Nov 14 – 30 June 15) Eastbound carriageway closure and contraflow 8pm-6am. Diversion via C19 past Exeter Racecourse and A380. (11 May-22 May)

A38 Carkeel Rounabout, Saltash – Junction improvement

30mph speed limit (28 Feb – 31 May) Eastbound lane closure 0900 - 1530 hrs for 11-13 May.

A38 Plymouth Folder Valley – Drainage works

Westbound entry slip closure 2000 - 0600 hrs Mon - Fri for drainage works. Diversion via Manadon. (5 May- 22 May)

A30 - Between Innis Downs & Callywith, Bodmin

Westbound carriageway closure 2000 - 0600 hrs for drainage works. Diversion via A389. (13-14 May).

A30 –Oakhampton Bypass

Westbound lane closure 12pm-9.30pm for Ten Tors tournament. (10 May)

A30 Scorrier to Chiverton Cross

Eastbound and westbound lane closures between 7pm and 6am for surveys. Eastbound until 12 May. Westbounds until 20 May.

A30 Cardinham, east Bodmin

Westbound lane closures 7.30am-3.30pm and eastbound lanes closures 7.30am-3.30pm Mon to Thursday (11 May-29 May).

A30 Longrock Bypass, east of Penzance

Westbound lane closure 9am-3pm for drainage works. (11 May-15 May).

A30 Kennards House, west of Launceston

Westbound lane closure 9am-3pm for barrier repairs. (11 May)

A30 Higher Carblake and Temple, east of Bodmin

Lane closures and traffic signals 7.30pm-5am for road marking. (11 May-14 May)

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 8 May 2015