Temporary road closures for Suffolk Highways roadworks

List of temporary road closures and planned diversions for roadworks carried out by Suffolk Highways.

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Planned road closures: January / February 2020

We plan roadworks in advance and to allow for bad weather or other delays, the dates shown cover the range of days we are scheduled to be on site (with a few extra days planned in just in case). If we need to make major changes to the dates of works, we will update the information signs on site.

There may be times that essential emergency works are required to take place on the network that are not listed below. You can follow us on Twitter for the latest emergency roadwork updates.

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing.

Date of closure

Phase 1: 10 February 2020, between 9.30am and 3pm

High Street, Acton -  from Queensway to Waldingfield Road 

Waldingfield Road, Acton - from High Street to Ten Tree Road             

Phase 2: 11 - 15 February 2020, overnight between 7pm and 7am

Bull Lane, Acton 

Melford Road - from Bull Lane to Acton village sign

Diversion route

Phase 1: Waldingfield Road, Ten Tree Road, B1115, A134, Acton Road, Newmans Green, Sudbury Road, High Street and vice versa

Phase 2: Melford Road, Sudbury Road, Newmans Green, Acton Road, A134 and vice versa

Diversion route map phase 1

Diversion route map phase 2

Reason for closure

Urgent signing replacement

Date of closure

24 to 25 January 2020, between 10pm and 5am.

Diversion route

A14 Westbound, Rougham Road, A14 Eastbound.

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching for surface dressing.

Date of closure

27 to 31 January 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

B1113, A143 and vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

To carry out pre surface dressing repairs

Date of closure

17 - 21 February  2020, between 7.30m and 4.30pm.

Diversion route

B1118, B1117, B1116 and vice-versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway reconstruction

Date of closure

24 February to 3 April 2020, 24 Hours 

Diversion route

Southbound Traffic: Eastgate Street, Hollow Road, Compiegne Way, Tayfen Road, Parkway North, Parkway South, Westgate Street, Crown Street, and no vice versa

Northbound Traffic: Honey Hill, Sparhawk Street, Westgate Street, Parkway North, Parkway South, Tayfen Road, Compiegne Way, Hollow Road, Eastgate Street and no vice versa

Temporary Suspension of One Way 7.5t weight restriction

C737 Hollow Road, Bury St Edmunds

C765 Eastgate Street, Bury St Edmunds

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing

Date of closure

24 - 28 February 2020, between 9am and 3pm

Diversion route

Pentlow Lane, Belchamp Road, Church Street, Shearing Place Road, Hickford Hill, Ashen Road, A1092 and vice versa

Diversion route map 

 

Reason for closure

To carry out pre surface dressing repairs

Date of closure

10 - 14 February  2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Hargrave Road, Chevington Road, Wickhambrook Road, Ashfield Road, Road from A143 to C659, Depden,The Green, Church End,A143,The Street and vice versa.

Diversion route map

 

 

Reason for closure

Replacement and maintenance of bridge movement joints.

There may be times where there will be no access through site for pedestrians/cyclists.

Date of closure

20 to 24 January 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Lidgate Road, Road From County Boundary to B1063, Cropley Grove, Silverley, High Street, Newmarket Road (B1063), Ashley Road, Newmarktainet Road, Ashley road(Newmarket), Cheverley Road, Old Station Road, Bury Road, Bury Road(Moulton), Moulton Road, Kennett Road, Chippenham Road, The Street, Dalham Road, Stradishall Road, Stores Hill and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Dalham

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching.

Date of closure

20 to 24 January 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Tannington Road, Dennington Road, Tannington Long Road, B1118, B1116, A1120 and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Dennington.

Reason for closure

Carrigeway patching for surface dressing

Date of closure

17 - 21 February 2020, between 9.30am and 3pm

Diversion route

Cross Street, Wetherden Road, Elmswell Road, Stowmarket Road, Haugley New street, Tot Hill Haughley, A14, (West Bound A1088 From Distriict Boundary to A14),Elmswell and vice versa.

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Pre surface dressing repairs

Date of closure

3 - 7 February  2020, between 7.30am and 4.30pm

Diversion route

Gulpher Road, Ferry Road, Colneis Road, A1021, High Road West, High Street and vice-versa.

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing.

Date of closure

10 to 14 February 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Brook Lane, Foxgrove Lane and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Felixstowe

Reason for closure

Vegetation removal

Date of closure

Between 8pm on 15 February and 2pm on 16 February 2020 

Between 8pm on 22 February and 2pm on 23 February 2020 

There will be no access through the site for pedestrians and cyclists during the works.

Diversion route

Maidstone Road - U2123, Seaton Road – U3123, High Road West – C357, Garrison Lane – A154, Mill Lane – U3130, Grange Road – U3123, & Vice versa.

Diversion route map

 

 

 

Reason for closure

Urgent Kerb repairs either side of traffic calming hump - 10 x loose and 6 x broken

Date of closure

17 - 21 February 2020, between 9.30am and 3.30pm

Diversion route

Wells Hall Road, Head Lane, B1508, Blackhouse Lane and vice versa

Diversion route map

 

 

Reason for closure

Drainage Improvements

Date of closure

10 to 14 February 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Low Road, Church Road and vice versa

Diversion Route Map for Great Glemham

Reason for closure

Blocked Gullies Flooding Carriageway 

Date of closure

6 February 2020, 8:30am to 1:30pm

Diversion route

B1061, A143, B1063, A1304, Dullingham Road, B1061 and vice versa

Diversion Map Route For Great Bradley

Reason for closure

Surface dressing prep works.

Date of closure

27 to 31 January 2020, between 7:30am and 4:30pm.

Diversion route

A1092, B1065, Flax Lane and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Glemsford.

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing

Date of closure

24 - 28 February 2020, between 9am and 3pm

Diversion route

Burton End, A1017, A1307, Park Road, Chimswell Way and vice versa

Diversion route map

 

Reason for closure

Carriageway Patching 

Date of closure

10 to 14 February 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Cratfield Road, Daisy Hill and vice versa 

Diversion Route Map For Fressingfield 

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching.

Date of closure

3 - 7 February  2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Badingham Road – B1117 and vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing

Date of closure

17 to 21 February 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Buckleswood Road, Abbey Road, Aldhurst Farm Road, B1122 and vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing

Date of closure

3 - 7 February  2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Boot Street, Hall Farm Road, Lodge Road, The Street and vice versa

 Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Drainage works

Date of closure

5 February 2020, between 9.30am and 12.30pm.

Diversion route

Upper Road, Workhouse Green, Spout Lane, Bures Road and vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Essential maintenance works to Mutford Lock Bridge

Date of closure

25 - 27 February 2020, between 8pm and 6am

Diversion route

Victoria Road, Waveney Drive, A12, A47, Peto Way, Normanston Drive and vice versa.

Pedestrians and Cyclists will be able to use the adjacent footbridge.

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing.

Date of closure

20 to 24 January 2020, between 7pm and 7am.

Diversion route

A12, A1094, B1069, A1152 and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Melton.

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching.

Date of closure

17 to 21 February 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

Redisham Road – Beccles Road – Redisham Corner – Halesworth Road – Hog Lane – A144 – Top Road & vice versa

Diversion route map

 

Reason for closure

Installing new footpath link across The Common.

Date of closure

20 January to 17 February 2020, 24 hours a day.

Diversion route

Thorney Green, Thorney Green Road, B1115, A1120 and vice versa.

Diversion Route Map 

 

Reason for closure

Urgent debris clearance

Date of closure

23 January 2020, between 9.30am and 3.30pm.

Diversion route

B1077 – B1117 – A140 – A1120 – B1077 – Vice Versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Gully Cleansing and Jetting 

Date of closure

23 January 2020, 9:30am and 12:30pm

Diversion route

Diversion Map Route for Thwaite

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching for surface dressing

Date of closure

3 - 7 February  2020, between 7am and 5pm

Diversion route

Rickinghall Road, School Road - Hinderclay,  Hinderclay Road, The Street, Bury Road - Rickinghall Inferior, A143 and vice versa

Diversion route map

 

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching for surface dressing.

Date of closure

20 to 24 January 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

A143, Hinderclay Road Wattisfieldand vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Verge Repairs

Date of closure

28 February 2020, between 9:30am to 3:30pm

Diversion route

A1120, A140, B1117, B1077 and vice versa.

Diversion Map Route For Winston

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing

Date of closure

17 to 19 February 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

B1079, A12 and vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Footway reconstruction works.

Date of closure

2 January to 10 April 2020, between 7:30am and 4pm.

Diversion route

Old Barrack Road via Seckford Hall Road and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Oxford Drive, Woodbridge.

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching prior to surface dressing.

Date of closure

20 to 24 January 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

B1078, Broad Road, Dallinghoo Road and vice versa.

Diversion route map for Wickham Market.

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching 

Date of closure

27 to 31 January 2020, 24 hours per day.

Diversion route

B1118 – London City Road – Foals Green & vice versa

Diversion route map

Reason for closure

Carriageway patching for surface dressing.

Date of closure

27 to 31 January 2020, between 7am and 6pm

Diversion route

Mellis Road Yaxley, Yaxley Road, The Common, Ash Road, Mellis Road Burgate, Mellis Road Wortham, A143, A140 and vice versa

Diversion Route map