A5112 Whitchurch Road and Battlefield Road, Shrewsbury
This information is correct at the time of publishing but could be subject to change either due to circumstances beyond our control, or should other works come in that make it more efficient and less disruptive to reschedule
- Starts: 19 September 2022
- Ends: 8 October 2022
- Running: Night-time
- Central Shropshire
Two sets of roadworks are planned in the Battlefields area of Shrewsbury. These works are part of our capital maintenance programme and will improve the road surface and driver safety. To minimise disruption we'll be working during off-peak hours from 8pm to 6am. Clearly marked diversions will be in place, and should you require access to your property or business during these hours please contact the gatemen on the day. Please read the notes at the end of this webpage on access arrangements under 'Information for local residents'.
Access to properties and businesses within the works will be maintained.
Please note that all our planned roadworks are subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.
There are two sets of works:
A5112 Whitchurch Road (Harlescott Lane to Heathgates Roundabout)
19 September – 1 October overnight works from 8pm to 6am.
On the following map (also attached to this page) the red line shows closure extents and the green line shows diversion routes.
For more information on this piece of work please take a look at the One Network website.
Battlefield Road, Shrewsbury
26 September – 8 October. Overnight works from 8pm to 6am. Clearly signed diversions will be in place. Access to supermarkets will be maintained for shoppers during the daytime.
On the following map (also attached to this page) the red line shows the closure area and the roads marked green show the diversion routes.
For more information on this piece of work please visit the One Network website.
Information for local residents
Whist we've taken measures to reduce disruption for local residents as much as possible, there will be some disruption and we apologise in advance.
Residents living on:
- Windermere Road
- Rydal Avenue
- Grasmere Road
- Coniston Road
- Whitchurch Road south of Wickes
...will need to exit out of Coniston Road, take an immediate left onto the A5112 then an immediate right onto Rosedale.
Residents living on:
- Kendal Road
- Centurion Park
- Whitchurch Road north of Wickes
...will need to exit out of Kendal Road, take an immediate left onto the A5112 then an immediate right onto Haughmond Avenue.
On the following map (also attached to this page), the green areas shows routes for local residents through the works.
How can you help us?
You can help us by following this advice:
- Please keep children away from the works to ensure their safety
- Please drive appropriately through the works
Find out more
Should you have any queries or wish to discuss any of the above please call Shropshire Council’s Highways Customer Services Centre on 0345 6789006.