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Knowsley road closures you need to know about

by KMBC

Road closures are usually in place to facilitate all different types of work including sewer repair work, sewer reconfiguration, carriageway repairs and grounds maintenance.

Here are the details of current road closures and diversion routes to help you plan your journey:

North Parade, Kirkby –  Monday 1 June 2020 until Monday 1 February 2021

Essential drainage works, are planned on a section of North Parade, Kirkby Monday 1 June 2020 until Monday 1 February 2021. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed from its junction with St Chads Drive for a distance of 40 metres in a southerly direction.

The diversion route for vehicles affected by the North Parade road closure is via an alternative temporary access road.

Cherryfield Drive, Kirkby –  Monday 31 August 2020 ongoing

In order to reduce traffic speeds as to encourage active travel, KMBC proposes a 20mph zone on Cherryfield Drive, Kirkby, from its junction with Webster Drive to its roundabout junction with Valley Road.

It is anticipated that the temporary 20mph zone will be in place from Monday 31 August 2020 until such a time as the scheme is reviewed and a decision is made whether or not to introduce the Traffic Regulation Order on a permanent basis.

There is no diversion route applicable for this Temporary Traffic Regulation Order.

Knowsley Wood Lane, Link Road between East Lancashire Road (A580 and the M57 Junction 4 – Monday 14 September until Friday 11 December 2020

This road will be closed from Monday 14 September until Friday 11 December to allow for bridge repairs and maintenance work to be carried out safely.

A diversion is in place and will be signed for motorists.

Irlam Drive, Kirkby – Monday 28 September until Sunday 20 December 2020

Essential carriageway resurfacing works are planned on sections of Irlam Drive, Kirkby at the junction of County Road to undertake significant highway works to for a new signalised junction for the new shopping development in Kirkby Town Centre. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

Prospero Place, Prescot – Monday 28 September until Thursday 29 October 2020

Essential crane works, are planned on a section of Prospero Place, Prescot from Monday 28 September 2020 to Thursday 29 October 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed. 

The diversion route associated with this closure is via Church Street, High Street, Warrington Road, Kemble Street, Market Place, Prospero Place and vice versa.

The road closure and bus station closure are in place to facilitate construction work for The Shakespeare North Playhouse. Bus services will be diverted and full details are available on MerseyTravel’s website.

School Lane, Prescot – Monday 19 October to Sunday 22 November 2020

Essential gas utility works, are planned on a section of School Lane, Prescot from Monday 19 October 2020 to Sunday 22 November 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via the M57 Junction 4 roundabout, Moorgate Road South, East Lancashire Road, Ormskirk Road, Knowsley Lane and School Lane.

Burns Close, Whiston – Monday 19 October until Friday 23 October 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Burns Close, Whiston from its junction with Milton Avenue for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

Dryden Close, Whiston – Monday 19 October until Friday 23 October 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Dryden Close, Whiston from its junction with Milton Avenue for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

Oak Close, Whiston – Monday 19 October until Friday 23 October 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Oak Close, Whiston from its junction with Oak Road for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

Stanley Road, Huyton – Saturday 24 October 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on a section of Stanley Road, Huyton on Saturday 24 October 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via Rupert Road, Archway Road, Blue Bell Lane, Stanley Road and vice versa.

County Road, Kirkby – Wednesday 28 October until Sunday 1 November 2020

Essential electrical network repair works, are planned on a section of County Road, Kirkby from Wednesday 28 October 2020 to Sunday 1 November 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via County Road, Boyes Brow, Mill Lane, Glovers Brow, Kirkby Row and Hall Lane.

Edenhurst Avenue and Bowring Park Avenue, Roby – Thursday 29 October until Monday 2 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on sections of Edenhurst Avenue and Bowring Park Avenue, Roby from Thursday 29 October 2020 to Monday 2 November 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via Edenhurst Avenue, Gladstone Avenue, Sheppard Avenue and vice versa.

Delph Lane, Prescot – Saturday 31 October until Sunday 1 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on a section of Delph Lane, Prescot on Saturday 31 October until 1 November 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via Portico Lane, Old Lane, St James Road, St Helens Road, Warrington Road and vice versa.

School Lane, Prescot – Monday 26 October until Wednesday 4 December 2020

The gas utility works on School Lane, Prescot have been rescheduled to start from Monday 26 October 2020 to Wednesday 4 December 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via the M57 Junction 4 roundabout, Moorgate Road South, East Lancashire Road, Ormskirk Road, Knowsley Lane and School Lane.

Weyman Avenue, Whiston – Monday 26 October until Sunday 1 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Weyman Avenue, Whiston from its junction with Milton Avenue for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

Hillingden Avenue, Halewood – 29 October 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on a section of Hillingden Avenue, Halewood on 29 October 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via Kenton Road, Barn Croft Road, Hillingden Avenue and vice versa.

Rowson Street, Prescot – Monday 2 November until Friday 6 November 2020

Essential electrical network repair works, are planned on a section of Rowson Street, Prescot from Monday 2 November 2020 to Friday 6 November 2020. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the road will be closed.

The diversion route associated with this closure is via Rowson Street, New Cross Street, Cross Street, Grosvenor Road, St Helens Road and vice versa.

Milton Close, Whiston – Monday 2 November until Monday 9 November 2020 and on Monday 23 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Whiston Close, Whiston from its junction with Milton Avenue for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

Poets Green, Whiston – Monday 9 November until Friday 13 November and on Monday 23 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Poets Green, Whiston from its junction with Scott Avenue for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

Scott Avenue , Whiston – Monday 9 November until Friday 13 November and on Monday 23 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Scott Avenue, Whiston from its junction with Keats Avenue to its junction with Milton Avenue. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

The diversion route for vehicles affected by the Scott Avenue road closure is via Milton Avenue, Cumber Avenue, Keats Avenue and vice versa.

Walpole Avenue, Whiston – Thursday 12 November until Friday 20 November 2020 and on Monday 23 November 2020

Essential carriageway repair works, are planned on Walpole Avenue, Whiston from its junction with Milton Avenue for its entire length. In order that the works can be undertaken quickly and safely the following roads will be closed.

There are no diversion routes provided as these roads are no through roads.

 

Planned road works

Knowsley roadworks online provides information about all the current and planned road works across Knowsley.