Major events and highway improvements

Keeping Greater Manchester moving

Improve your journey in 2020!

Welcome to TfGM’s travel advice pages.

Here you’ll find all the info to stay up to date with what’s happening and to help plan your journey.

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  • Great Ancoats Street closures this weekend will affect your journey - Improve your journey now.
  • Ashton Old Road Phase 3 has begun with night time closures. Avoid the area if possible. Follow local diversions.

Impact map

This map will show both highway improvements and events taking place in central Manchester based on a time window. You can also filter down to see activities for the weeks ahead.

Highway improvements

A number of highway improvements are taking place in Greater Manchester in 2020.

Read our information on how you can limit the impact these have on your journey and the options which can save you time and money.

Major events this week

Trafford Centre

Special event

Trafford Centre
Thursday 15 October 2020 to Thursday 31 December 2020
Impacted area(s)

M60 Junctions 15 - 9, Eccles, Urmston.

Other local areas may be affected