November 2020 flyover


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

 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


From June 2020:

A daytime closure (0700 – 1800) will be in place from June 2020 until January 2021 to allow for earthworks to take place. The road will be open during the evenings and weekends.

From January 2021:

A full closure of Lambley Lane will then take place from January 2021 until May 2021 to allow for drainage works and diversions of statutory undertaker’s apparatus. The closure will see a section of the road closed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

A diversion route will be in place via A6211 Arnold Lane, B684 Mapperley Plains, Spring Lane and vice versa.

A map of the section which will be closed can be found below.


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

November 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 2020 - 17 March 2020 - A road closure on Stoke Lane will be in place imposing a one-way system to allow for works to be undertaken.
  • 24 January 2020 - 16 May 2020 - Multiple traffic light controls will be in place at the Stoke Lane junction with the Colwick Loop Road. 

What will the Gedling Access Road look like?

Here is a visualisation of the new 3.8km route and what it is expected to look like.

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. 

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