Great Ancoats Street closure

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Updated 28 July

From 6am on Saturday 20 August to 10pm on Sunday 21 August, Great Ancoats Street will be closed anti-clockwise between Every Street and Pollard Street (westbound traffic).

Expect journey times to increase on the Inner Ring Road and surrounding routes while work is taking place.

Due to the location of the closure, there is likely to be additional traffic on Merrill Street which may delay tram services.

Dates
  • From 6am on Saturday 20 August to 10pm on Sunday 21 August
Locations
  • Great Ancoats Street

Overview of works

From 6am on Saturday 20 August to 10pm on Sunday 21 August, Great Ancoats Street will be closed anti-clockwise (westbound) between Every Street and Pollard Street.

During the closure, and where necessary, access will be still be permitted to Great Street.

Diversion route

The primary diversion will be at the junction of Great Ancoats Street and Every Street. Traffic will be signed right onto Every Street and left onto Merrill Street, then ahead onto Pollard Street where the diversion will end.

Bus diversions

During the closure, the following bus services will operate on diversion;

In addition, service 216 may be delayed due to increased congestion on the route.

Expect bus journey times to increase during the closure.

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