Road Closure - A562 Speke Road / A5300 Knowsley Expressway

Published on: Tuesday, 19-January-2016

As part of the major highway improvement works at the junction of Speke road and Knowsley Expressway, there will be overnight road closures in place.

A section of Speke Road and the roundabout junction of Speke Road and Knowsley Expressway will be closed to allow work to be carried out safely.  
 
The closure of the A562 Speke Road Eastbound exit slip road will be in place:  

  • 8pm Tuesday 19 January 2016 to 5am Wednesday 20 January 2016 
  • 8pm Wednesday 20 January 2016 to 5am Thursday 21 January 2016 
  • 8pm Thursday 21 January 2016 to 5am Friday 22 January 2016 
  • 8pm Friday 22 January 2016 to 8am Saturday 23 January 2016  

 
The closure of the A562 Speke Road / A5300 Knowsley Expressway roundabout junction will be in place:  

  • 10pm Tuesday 19 January 2016 to 5am Wednesday 20 January 2016 
  • 10pm Wednesday 20 January 2016 to 5am Thursday 21 January 2016 
  • 10pm Thursday 21 January 2016 to 5am Friday 22 January 2016 
  • 10pm Friday 22 January 2016 to 8am Saturday 23 January 2016 

Access to Newstead Road and the westbound entry and exit slip roads of the A562 will be maintained at all times. 
 
Please see this plan for diversion routes and details of the closures.

This work is part of the £5.3 million investment to improve the A5300 Access and Connectivity Improvements Scheme, the second major transport initiative to be delivered in the Liverpool City Region following the devolution of funding from the Department for Transport.