Road Closure - A5300 Knowsley Expressway/A562 Speke Road junction

Published on: Friday, 12-February-2016

From 8pm on Monday 15 February to 5am on Tuesday 16 February 2016 the following road closures will be in place.

  • A5300 Knowsley Expressway – Northbound carriageway for its entire length
  • A562 Speke Road Eastbound exit slip road for the A5300 Knowsley Expressway
  • Roundabout junction of the A562 Speke Road and A5300 Knowsley Expressway - circulatory carriageway from the A562 westbound entry slip road to the A5300 southbound carriageway

The diversion route for traffic affected by the emergency closure described above will be via, A562 Speke Road,  A562 Ashley Way, A557 Watkinson Way, M62 Junction 7 and M62 westbound. The diversion route for vehicles prohibited from travelling on the motorway will be via, A562 Speke Road, A562 Ashley Way, A557 Watkinson Way, A57 Warrington Road, Dragon Lane and Windy Arbor Road  as shown on this map.

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.