Press release

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: Weekly summary for Monday 16 February 2014 – Sunday 22 February 2014

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 13 February 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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A30 Whiddon Down – Drainage works

24hr westbound lane closure and 50mph speed limit (18 Jan – 6 March)

A38 Manadon, Plymouth – Junction improvement

24hr eastbound narrow lanes and 50mph speed limit.

24hr westbound narrow lanes and 50mph limit. 24hr westbound entry sliproad closure. Diversion via St Budeaux (6 Jan – 11 March)

A38 Dry Bridge, nr South Brent – New bridge scheme

24hr eastbound exit sliproad closure. Access for residents only. Diversion via Dart Bridge. (30 Oct 14 – 23 April 15) 24 hr narrow lanes and 40mph limit on main carriageway (10 Nov 14 – 23 April 15)

A38 Drumbridges, nr Bovey Tracey – Junction improvement

Various lane closures on sliproads and roundabout (27 Nov 14 – 31 March 15)

A30 Between Carminow Cross and Innis Downs, nr Bodmin – Drainage works

24hr east and westbound lane closure and 50mph limit (25 Nov 14 – 30 April 15)

A38 Dobwalls Bypass – Resurfacing

24hr contraflow and 40mph speed limit (13 Oct 14 to 21 May 15)

A30 Tongue End, nr Okehampton – Drainage works

24hr eastbound lane closure (15 Feb – 17 March)

A30 Between Fingle Glen and Alphington, nr Exeter – Barrier works

24hr eastbound lane closure (16-18 Feb)

A38 Kennford, nr Exeter – Junction improvements

24hr contraflow and 50mph speed limit. Splatford entry sliproad closed. Diversion via southbound A38, A380 and minor road past Exeter racecourse to rejoin A38 northbound. (17 Nov 14 to 31 March 2015) Westbound lane closure from 8pm to 6am (8 Jan - 7 March)

A38 Voss Farm, Plymouth – Drainage works

East and westbound lane closure from 7pm to 6am (16-18 Feb)

A38 Ashburton – Bridge repairs

Westbound lane closure from 8.30pm to 4am (17-21 Feb)

A38 Between Goodstone and Drumbridges, nr Newton Abbot – Drainage works

Eastbound lane closure from 7pm to 6am (18-19 Feb)

A38 Chudleigh Knighton – Drainage works

East and Westbound lane closure from 7pm to 6am (19-20 Feb)

A38 Wrangaton, nr Ivybridge – Drainage works

Eastbound lane closure from 7pm to 6am Fri and Mon (20-24 Feb)

A30 Lifton, nr Launceston – Resurfacing

Eastbound lane closure from 7pm to 6am Mon to Fri (5 Feb – 6 March)

A30 Between Liftondown and Sourton Cross nr Okehampton – Resurfacing

Eastbound carriageway closure from 7pm to 6am Mon to Fri. Diversion via Lifton, Sprytown, Lewdown and Bridestowe. Daytime eastbound lane closure. (5 Feb – 6 March)

A30 Between Innis Downs and Callywith, Bodmin – Drainage works

Eastbound carriageway closure from 8pm to 6am. Diversion via A389 through Bodmin. (15 Feb – 18 Feb) Westbound carriageway closure from 8pm to 6am. Diversion via A389 (19-20 Feb)

A30 Innis Downs, nr Bodmin – Drainage works

24hr eastbound entry sliproad closure. Diversion via Victoria (15 Feb – 8 March)

A30 Bolventor, nr Bodmin – Barrier repairs

Westbound lane closure (16 Feb)

A30 Between Temple and Higher Carblake, nr Bodmin – Surveys

Various lane closures and traffic signals from 7pm to 6am (16 Feb – 7 March)

A38 Between Liskeard and Menheniot – Surveys

24hr eastbound lane closure (16-18 Feb) 24hr westbound lane closure (17-20 Feb)

A38 Tideford, nr Saltash – Bus shelter installation

Traffic signals from 7pm to 6am (17-27 Feb)

The Highways Agency is working with the industry and road users to reduce the risks of working on the roads. For the safety of road workers and all road users, when you are approaching roadworks:

  • keep within the speed limit – it is there for your safety.
  • get into the correct lane in good time – don’t keep switching.
  • concentrate on the road ahead, not the roadworks.
  • be alert for works’ traffic leaving or entering roadworks.
  • keep a safe distance – there could be queues in front.
  • observe all signs – they are there to help you.

General enquiries

Members of the public should contact the Highways Agency Information Line on 0300 123 5000.

Media enquiries

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

Published 13 February 2015