Press release: Delays likely as roadwords get underway


Delays likely as roadwords get underway


Motorists are being warned to expect delays in the Thatto Heath, Earlestown and Newton-le-Willows areas of St Helens this weekend as carriageway resurfacing works get underway.


Carriageway resurfacing works will begin at the junctions of Elephant Lane and South Street, Thatto Heath, on the evening of Saturday 22 October, resulting in Elephant Lane closing in both directions from 6pm on Saturday until 5pm Sunday (October 23).


In Earlestown and Newton-le-Willows, Wargrave Road will be closed in both directions from 7am on Sunday 23 October until Thursday 27 October for carriageway resurfacing at the junction of Wargrave Road with Victoria Road.


Signed diversion routes will be in place in these areas, and access to properties and businesses will be maintained.


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