ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 -SECTION 14 THE A56 TRUNK ROAD (SOUTHBOUND CARRIAGEWAY AND SLIP ROADS) [TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2019Notice ID: MF0527183
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 -SECTION 14 THE A56 TRUNK ROAD (SOUTHBOUND CARRIAGEWAY AND SLIP ROADS) [TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2019
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Highways England Company Limited (Company No. 09346363) has made an Order on the A56 Trunk Road, in the Borough of Rossendale in the County of Lancashire, to enable resurfacing works and other general maintenance works; to be carried out in safety. The Order will ban all traffic from the following sections of the A56 Trunk Road:
i. the southbound carriageway, from the last point at which it leaves the A680 Rising Bridge Roundabout, to the first point at which the link road from the A682/New Hall Hey Road joins the carriageway;
ii. the southbound entry slip road, leading from the B6232 Grane Road;
iii. the southbound exit slip road, leading to the A680 Manchester Road/Haslingden Road Roundabout;
iv. the southbound entry slip road, leading from the A680 Manchester Road/B6527 Manchester Road Roundabout;
v. turning left into and out of Booth Street, to and from the A56 southbound carriageway.
The prohibitions are expected to take place overnight between 20:00 and 05:00 (continuing to 09:00 on Saturday and Sunday mornings), during a period starting on Thursday 5 December 2019 and ending on Friday 21 February 2020. However, work may start and continue between the same times on subsequent nights or continue until completed. Diversion routes via alternative junctions of the A56 Trunk Road and local roads will be well signed.
The prohibitions will not apply to emergency services, works, or traffic officer vehicles, and will only apply during such times and to such extent as shall be indicated by traffic signs. The Order comes into force on 4 December 20119 and has a maximum duration of eighteen months. For further information, contact Sam Smith Telephone Number: 0300 470 6019
David Logan, an official of Highways England Company Limited, Piccadilly Gate, Store Street, Manchester M1 2WD. Highways England Company Limited, Bridge House, 1 Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, GU1 4LZ. Registered in England & Wales number 09346363