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Roadworks in Leicester

Published on 21 April 2017

New works starting this week (w/c 23 April):

• Western Boulevard: St George’s Day parade. Rolling road closures for short time only along parade route (Western Boulevard, The Newarke, Castle View and Castle Street) on Sunday (23 Apr).

• Aylestone Road: traffic signal works. No right turn onto Welford Road on Sunday (23 Apr) only. Diversions in place.

• Narborough Road South: carriageway repairs. Service road closed between The Kingsway and Edward Avenue on Sunday (23 Apr) only. Diversions in place.

• Loughborough Road: resurfacing works. Road closed between Melton Road and Bruin Street on Sunday (23 Apr) and Monday (24 Apr). Diversions in place.

• Belvoir Street: cherry picker in road. Road closed between Granby Street and Stamford Street until 2pm on Sunday (23 Apr). Diversions in place. Also, parking and waiting restrictions in place on Bishop Street and Bowling Green Street while diversion route is in use.

• Victoria Road North: resurfacing works. Road closed between Loughborough Road and Checketts Road on Sunday (23 Apr) only. Diversions in place.

• Wakerley Road: resurfacing works. Road closed between Ethel Road and Evington Lane on Sunday (23 Apr) only. Diversions in place.

• Aylestone Road: resurfacing works. Bus lane closed by junction with Raw Dykes Road on Sunday (23 Apr) only.

• Barkbythorpe Road: carriageway repairs. Road closed between Warren Avenue and Arlington Close from Monday (24 Apr). Diversions in place.

Ongoing works in the city:

• King Street: carriageway improvements. King Street and Wellington Street closed at junction with Belvoir Street. Diversions in place.

• Spencefield Lane: gas main work. Temporary signals in use as required.

• Highway Road: bridge works. Temporary signals in use between Stoughton Road and Broadway Road.

• Western Road: building works. Road closed between Briton Street and Roman Street. Diversions in place.

• Millstone Lane: street improvement scheme. Road closed. Diversions in place.

• Grange Lane: building works. Road closed between Deacon Street and Gosling Street. Other restrictions, as required, in surrounding streets including changes to the one-way system in Deacon Street, The Gateway and Gosling Street.

• Market Place South: redevelopment works: Road closed. Hotel Street also closed between Market Place South and Market Place. Closures also on Market Place and Friar Lane, and restrictions on Cank Street, Cheapside and St Martins. Diversions in place.

• Jupiter Close: building work. Road closed. Diversions in place.

• Marlborough Street: construction work. Road closed between Welford Road and Duke Street. Diversions in place.

• Nichols Street: building work. Road closed between Burton Street and Midland Street. Diversions in place.

• York Street: building works. Road closed between Albion Street and Granby Street. Diversions in place.

• William Street: traffic management works. No left turn from the exit from St George's Retail Park.

Please note that emergency situations may require work schedules to be changed at short notice.

For queries, please contact Area Traffic Control on 0116 254 000. ATC lines are open Monday-Friday 6.30am-6.30pm, and 9.30am-1pm on Saturdays.

For up-to-date information tune in to Radio Leicester (104.9 FM).

Details of roadworks and information about car parking in Leicester are available online at www.leicester.gov.uk/travel