Press release

Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: weekly summary for Monday 18 May 2015 to Sunday 24 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 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 October 2014 to 21 May 2015)

A38 Drumbridges, nr Bovey Tracey: junction improvement

Various lane closures on sliproads and roundabout (27 November 2014 – 30 June 2015)

A38 Kennford, nr Exeter: junction improvement

24hr contraflow and 50mph speed limit (17 November 2014 – 30 June 2015)

Eastbound carriageway closure and contraflow 8pm-6am. Diversion via C19 past Exeter Racecourse and A380. (11 May to 22 May).

A38 Carkeel Rounabout, Saltash: junction improvement

30mph speed limit (28 February – 31 May).

Eastbound lane closure 0900 - 1530 hrs (18-22 May).

Westbound lane closures 9.30am-3.30pm (18-21 May).

A38 Plymouth Folder Valley: drainage works

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

A38 Ashburton, south Exeter

Westbound lane closure 7pm-6am for surveys. (19-20 May).

A38 Between Voss Farm and Deep Lane, east of Plymouth.

Westbound and eastbound carriageway closure 9pm-6am for Western Power overhead cabling work. Locally signed diversion. (19 May-20 May).

A38 Landrake, west of Plymouth

Traffic signals 8pm-4am for drainage works. (21 May-22 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 Marazanvose, east of Redruth

Traffic signals 7pm- 4am for electrical works (18 May-19 May).

A30 Devon Tedburn St Mary, west of Exeter

Westbound lane closure 9am-3pm for surveys (19 May).

A30 Pennygilliam west of Launceston

A30 eastbound lane closure for barrier repairs (19 May).

A30 Plusha to Two Bridges, west of Launceston

Eastbound lane closure 7pm-6am for surverys. (20 May-June 2).

General enquiries

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

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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 15 May 2015