Construction


Works on Burton Road were paused on 23 March due to the uncertainty of the coronavirus outbreak. Works have now resumed (11 May) and planned diversions are now in place.

 

Visualisation

View a 'flyover' video of the route of the new Gedling Access Road:

The construction of the Gedling Access Road started on 6 January 2020. The new 3.8km single carriageway road will provide a link between the B684 Mapperley Plains and the A612 Trent Valley Road/Nottingham Road. 

Road closures

A number of road closures will be in place while construction work is taking place on the Gedling Access Road. Road closures which are currently planned in are listed below, however these may be subject to change.

Road Date Description

Burton Road

11 May 2020 

A short section of Burton Road will be closed from 11 May 2020. Two-way traffic flow on the A612 will be maintained throughout the closure and residents from Whitworth Drive and Nottingham Road Service Road will have their current access changed and will receive a letter explaining this. 

We are creating an access and egress point in a former turning head within the service road to allow residents to access their properties from the A612. Right turn and egress will be enabled through traffic management during the Burton Road closure. 

 Burton Road/A612

11 May 2020

Off-peak restrictions will be in place to allow for construction work to take place.

A short section of Burton Road will be closed from 11 May 2020. Two-way traffic flow on the A612 will be maintained throughout the closure and residents from Whitworth Drive and Nottingham Road Service Road will have their current access changed and will receive a letter explaining this. 

Burton Road junction with A612

11 May 2020

A full closure of Burton Road will be in place for an estimated period of eight months to allow for the construction of new traffic signal junction arrangement. A signed diversion will be in place via Stoke Lane for public transport, all other traffic will use the A612 Trent Valley Road and then the Colwick Loop Road back to Shearing Hill during this time.

 B684 Mapperley Plains

March 2020 - July 2021

 

Off-peak restrictions will be in place to allow for construction work to take place.

 

Lambley Lane 

 

June 2020 – May 2021

 

A daytime closure (0700 – 1800) will be in place from June 2020 until February 2021 to allow for earthworks to take place. The road will be open during the evenings and weekends. A full closure of Lambley Lane will then take place from February 2021 until May 2021 to allow for drainage works and diversions of statutory undertaker’s apparatus. A signed diversion will be in place.

 

A612 Nottingham Road and Trent Valley Road 

 

Ongoing

 

Please note that existing traffic lights at the junction with Burton Road will not be in operation while works are ongoing.

 

Arnold Lane at its junction with Mapperley Plains

 

From July 2021

 

A full closure at Arnold Lane will be in place for approximately 10 weeks once the Gedling Access Road has opened to allow for Arnold Lane to be realigned and tie into the Gedling Access Road and for changes at the existing Arnold Lane / Mapperley Plains / Gedling Road junction.

Gedling Road, B684 Mapperley Plains / Plains Road

August 2021

A closure will be in place for approximately one week while resurfacing works take place.

 

Other works

The following works are being undertaken by other agencies:

  • 20 January - 17 March - A road closure on Stoke Lane will be in place imposing a one-way system to allow for works to be undertaken.
  • 24 January - 16 May - Multiple traffic light controls will be in place at the Stoke Lane junction with the Colwick Loop Road. 

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