Press release

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: summary for Monday 16 November to Sunday 22 November 2015

Planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week.

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 13 November 2015 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 Chesterfield to junction 31 Worksop

The northbound side of the motorway will be reduced to a single lane overnight on Wednesday 18 November. The southbound side of the motorway will be reduced to a single lane overnight for 3 nights from Monday 16 November. The closures will take place 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. There will be narrow lanes and a 50mph speed limit until the project is completed in winter 2016. The southbound side of the motorway will be reduced to a single lane overnight for 3 nights from Monday 16 November. The southbound entry slip road at junction 33 will be closed overnight on Monday 16 November. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M1 junction 39 Denby Dale to junction 42 (M62 interchange)

The hard shoulder is currently closed in both directions as part of the smart motorway scheme. There will be narrow lanes and a 50mph speed limit in place until the project is completed in autumn 2015. The southbound entry slip road at junction 41 and the southbound exit slip road for junction 40 will be closed overnight on Thursday 19 November. The southbound exit and entry slip roads at junction 39 will be closed overnight on Monday 16 November. The northbound side of the carriageway will be fully closed between junction 39 to junction 40 overnight for 2 nights from Friday 20 November. The southbound entry slip road at junction 42 will be closed overnight on Wednesday 18 November. The northbound side of the motorway between junction 40 and junction 41 will be closed overnight for 4 nights from Monday 16 November. 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 Ings

The northbound side will be reduced to a single lane for bridge works overnight for 5 nights from Monday 16 November. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am.

M62 junction 32a to junction 33 Ferrybridge

The eastbound side of the motorway will be fully closed for carriageway repairs overnight for 5 nights from Monday 16 November. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M62 junction 22 to junction 23 Outlane

The eastbound side of the carriageway will be reduced to a single lane for resurfacing works for 5 nights from Monday 16 November. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am.

M62 junction 32 Castleford

The westbound entry slip road at junction 32 will be closed overnight for technology works on Saturday 21 November. The closure 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 the project is completed in autumn 2016. The slip roads and roundabout at the junction will be reduced to a single lane overnight, between 7pm and 6am, from Monday 16 November for 5 nights.

M621 junction 3 Holbeck

The clockwise exit slip road at junction 3 will be closed overnight on Wednesday 18 November for bridge works. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M621 junction 5 Tunstall

The clockwise entry slip road at junction 5 will be closed overnight for 2 nights from Friday 20 November for carriageway repairs. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

M621 junction 1 Beeston

The anticlockwise entry slip road at junction 1 will be closed early am for 2 mornings Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 November for routine works. The closures will take place between 5am and 10am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

A61 Westwood roundabout

The eastbound and westbound side of the A road will be closed between Westwood and Mcdonalds for roundabout improvement works from Monday 16 November for 4 nights. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

A61 Westwood to Tankersley

The eastbound and westbound side of the A road will be closed between Westwood and Tankersley for resurfacing works from Friday 20 November for 2 nights. The closures will take place between 9pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

A64 Bondhill to Copmanthorpe

The westbound side of the carriageway will be fully closed overnight for 5 nights from Monday 16 November for bridge works. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

A628 Flouch to Gun Inn

The east and the westbound side of the carriageway will be fully closed overnight for 4 nights for resurfacing works from Monday 16 November. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

A1033 Marfleet to Northern Gateway

The westbound side of the carriageway will be fully closed overnight for 5 nights for resurfacing works from Monday 16 November. The closures will take place between 8pm and 6am, and drivers will be able to follow clearly signed diversion routes.

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 westbound side of the carriageway will be fully closed from Stallingborough to Brocklesby from Friday 20 November 8pm to Monday 23 November 6am (24/7 closure) also the eastbound side of the carriageway will have a lane 2 closure from Stallingborough to Brocklesby from Friday 20 November 8pm to Monday 23 November 6am (24/7 closure). The project is due to be completed in autumn 2016. The westbound exit slip road at Brocklesby will be closed until August 2016 and the eastbound entry at Brocklesby will be closed until August 2016.

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