Trafford Road Improvement Scheme Resurfacing Works

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Updated 9 May

On Monday 15 May, works will start near the junction of Trafford Road and Elmira Way to complete the Trafford Road Improvement Scheme. This will include resurfacing of the junction and the adjacent footway and cycle path.

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  • Expected completion Spring 2023
  • Trafford Road
  • Trafford Road bridge
  • The Quays
  • M602 roundabout
  • Merchants Quay
  • Exchange Quay

Northbound closures

The road will be closed from White City roundabout to Broadway (including The Quays) between the hours of 7pm and 5am.

There will still be access to The Quays, as traffic will be permitted southbound in alternative to the diversion down Broadway.

In addition, Ordsall Lane will be closed at the junction with Trafford Road to its junction with Craven Drive.


  • Traffic travelling north will be diverted via the A56, Regent Road and vice-versa.
  • Traffic travelling south when leaving Broadway will be diverted to Media City to access The Quays.

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