Roadworks bulletin

Road closures → Elliot Street, Tyldesley and Bridgeman Terrace

Elliot Street - Due to an unsafe structure, parts of Elliott Street along with Stanley Street & Chapel Street Tyldesley are currently closed. Local bus routes and guided bus way will be affected and a diversion route will be in place.

Bridgeman Terrace - Due to a void appearing in the carriageway after a repair to a collapsed sewer, Bridgeman Terrace (from the junction of Mesnes Street to Swinley Road), will be closed and a signed diversion will be in place. Pedestrian access is still available.

The aim of this bulletin is to give the public advance notice of roadworks in the Wigan Council area. The council recognises that roadworks can cause inconvenience and it is hoped that this information helps to minimise delays and other problems associated with the works.

This bulletin is updated weekly and every effort has been made to provide accurate and up-to-date information, but it is not intended to be a definitive list and cannot cater for works carried out at short notice. The council also reserves the right to make changes to the programme if emergencies arise.

For any emergency work that has a major impact on the road network, we aim to notify members of the public via Wigan Council's social media pages as soon as possible.

Please see useful links below that allow residents to forward plan their journeys in and out of the Wigan borough.

Road Closures

Fourteen Meadows Road - A road closure is in place to protect the public, owing to an unsafe structure. The duration of the closure is currently unknown.

Resurfacing Works

Market Street/Cross Street, Hindley - Due to carriageway resurfacing, a road closure will be in place on the 3rd, 17th and 24th June from 8am - 5pm. A signed diversion will be in place.

Wigan Lower Road, Standish Lower Ground - Due to carriageway resurfacing, a road closure will be in place on the 24th June from 8am - 5pm, from Coronation Road to St Christopher Court. A signed diversion will be in place.

View a map of all roadworks in the Wigan and surrounding area (including live updates)Wigan on the map

Telephone numbers for roadworks queries
BT 0800 800 150
Cadent Gas (formerly National Grid Gas) (Escapes) 0345 835 1111
Electricity North West 0800 048 1820
Greater Manchester Police 0161 872 5050
Highways England (external link) - motorway network 0300 123 5000
United Utilities Water (including drainage) 0345 672 3723
Virgin Media 0845 454 1111
Wigan Council (emergencies - out of hours) 01942 404040
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