Swinton

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Update: Tuesday 11 May

šŸš§ Temporary traffic signals are in place in Swinton Town Centre which will affect essential journeys. Further information in the road section below.

šŸš§ A6 Chapel Street works have now begun on the Salford/Manchester border. Plan your best route and time to travel before every journey if possible.

Dates
  • From 11 January until June 2021
Locations
  • Swinton

Advice for drivers šŸš—

šŸš§ Lane closures are in place in Swinton town centre affecting journey times on the A6 and on other local roads.

šŸ“… The works are expected to be completed in June 2021.

šŸš§ The current phase of works is at the junction of A6 Chorley Road, Partington Lane and Station Road.

šŸš¦ Day time three-way signals are in place alongside lane closures. The signals will be in operation daily from 7.30am until 5pm.

šŸŸ¢ Drivers should re-time their journey to quieter periods of the day and allow an extra 10 minutes for your trip.

šŸŸ¢ Shorter and single purpose journeys may be quicker by walking and cycling.

Alternative travel

Bus šŸšŒ

All bus services are still operating during the works but may be subject to delays. Check your bus timetable here.

šŸŸ¢ Check before you travel - Some bus operators have live journey information alongside live capacity data.

Explore your neighbourhood šŸš¶ šŸš“

The roads surrounding the works may be congested, slow moving and shorter trips in local area's may be quicker by walking and cycling. There is a fantastic new website where you can easily navigate the walking and cycling options from your own home and postcode. Click here for further information

Useful Links

We have brought together some links that can help plan your journey