Press release

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: summary for Monday 10 October to Sunday 16 October 2016

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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 Friday 7 October and 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.

M1 junction 30 Balborough to junction 32 Thurcroft

The northbound carriageway will be reduced to a single lane overnight for two nights on Monday 10 October and then again Wednesday 12 October. The closures are for smart motorway works and the closures are between 8pm and 6am.

M1 junction 32 Thurcroft to junction 35a Stocksbridge

The hard shoulder is currently closed in both directions as part of the smart motorway scheme. The northbound entry slip road at junction 34 will be closed overnight on Tuesday 11 October. The northbound exit slip road at junction 35 will be closed overnight for three nights from Wednesday 12 October. The northbound entry slip road at junction 35 will be closed overnight on Wednesday 12 October. The northbound exit slip road at junction 35a will be closed overnight on Tuesday 11 October. The northbound carriageway will be closed between the slip roads at junction 34 overnight on Tuesday 11 October. The northbound carriageway will be closed between the slip roads at junction 35 overnight on Friday 14 October. The southbound entry slip road at junction 35 will be closed overnight on Monday 11 October. The southbound exit slip road at junction 35 will be closed overnight on Saturday 15 October. The southbound carriageway will be fully closed between the slip roads at junction 34 for two nights on Thursday 13 October and Sunday 16 October. The southbound carriageway will be fully closed between the slip roads at junction 36 overnight on Saturday 15 October. The southbound entry slip road at junction 35a will be closed overnight on Saturday 15 October. The southbound carriageway will be fully closed between the slip roads at junction 35 overnight on Sunday 16 October. There will be narrow lanes and a 50mph speed limit until the project is completed in winter 2016. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M18 junction 5 to junction 6 Thorne

There will be a lane 1 closure northbound in place 24/7 for drainage works until Saturday 22 October.

M62 junction 26 Chain Bar to M606 junction 1

The carriageway will be fully closed overnight on Sunday 16 October for cable works. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M62 junction 26 Bradford (M606 interchange)

There will be narrow lanes and a 30mph speed limit in place until a project to add an extra lane to the roundabout at the junction is due to be completed in autumn. The slip roads and roundabout will be reduced to a single lane overnight, between 7pm and 6am, from Monday 10 October for five nights.

M62 junction 26 to junction 27 Gildersome

The carriageway will be fully closed overnight on Saturday 15 October for cable works. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M62 junction 35 to junction 36 Airymn

The eastbound carriageway will be fully closed overnight for three nights from Monday 10 October for resurfacing works. The closures will take place between 7pm and 7am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M62/A162 junction 33 Ferrybridge

The A162 will be fully closed until December for bridge work. The closures will take place 24/7, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion route.

A180/A160 Immingham, Humberside

There will be narrow lanes on the A180 and A160 along with a 50mph speed limit while work takes place to improve access to the Port of Immingham, including upgrading the A160 to a dual carriageway The project is due to be completed in autumn. The westbound exit slip road and eastbound entry slip road at Brocklesby Interchange will be closed until autumn. Drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion route.

A63 South cave to Western Interchange

The eastbound side of the carriageway will be fully closed overnight for five nights for resurfacing works from Monday 10 October. The closures will take place between 7pm and 7am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

A628 Gunn Inn to Flouch

The carriageway will be fully closed overnight Monday to Thursday only from Monday 10 October to Thursday 20 October. This is for resurfacing works. The closure will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

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Published 10 October 2016