Tag Archives: Highways maintenance

Friar’s Street in Bridgnorth to close for one day

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Friar’s Street in Bridgnorth is to be closed to traffic for one day, Monday 3 November 2014, between 9.30am and 4pm. The road closure is required to carry out a safety inspection of the rockface between two brick retaining walls, … Continue reading »

A458 Newtown Bank re-opened

September 12, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is set to re-open the A458 Newtown Bank in Much Wenlock today following the completion of essential road resurfacing, which were completed both on time and in budget by contractor Lafarge Tarmac under the supervision of Mouchel During … Continue reading »

Road closure needed to allow emergency works on The Mount, Shrewsbury

July 25, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The Mount, Shrewsbury has been closed to allow immediate work to be done to repair a collapsed sewer, it has been confirmed. A suspected road collapse on the Mount was reported yesterday and both Shropshire Council and Severn Trent Water … Continue reading »

Damaged speed cushions in Broseley to be removed next week

July 24, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Work to temporarily remove the speed cushions on Ironbridge Road in Broseley will begin on Monday 28 July. The work comes in response to public concerns around the condition of the cushions. The measures, designed to calm the traffic, were … Continue reading »

Council takes action to ensure Broseley and surrounding area is compensated following delays in roadworks

June 19, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Broseley and the surrounding area will be compensated following months of traffic disruption, thanks to the efforts of local councillors and council officers. Shropshire Council has been working closely with Broseley’s town mayor and local councillors to ensure residents in … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council and Ringway win at the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation Awards

June 13, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council, together with Ringway Shropshire, won the CIHT/Costain Effective Partnerships Award in this year’s Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation Awards. This specific award recognises the achievements and added value that can result from effective partnership relationships in the … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council and Mouchel scoop highways awards

April 29, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The annual awards evening of the Institute of Highway Engineers Mercia Branch saw Shropshire Council and Mouchel receive two awards during the course of a successful evening for the authority. There was also individual recognition for Andy Wilde with an … Continue reading »

The Mount in Shrewsbury fully reopened, ahead of schedule

January 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The road closure on The Mount, between Frankwell and Shelton Fields in Shrewsbury, was removed this afternoon (Friday 17 January 2014), and the road has reopened, ahead of schedule. The preparatory work started on 6 January, and it was anticipated it … Continue reading »

Closure of London Road, Shrewsbury

October 23, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is reminding motorists that London Road will be closed from Monday 28 October to Friday 1 November as the final phase of the road work is completed. A diversion route will be signed along Wenlock Road and Thieves … Continue reading »

A458 reopens ahead of schedule

October 14, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The road closure at Venus Bank on the A458, between Cressage and Cross Houses, was removed on Friday 11 October 2013, and the road reopened two weeks ahead of schedule. Shropshire Council’s contractors, Ringway, and consultants, Mouchel, worked hard to … Continue reading »