Road alerts

A591, Sedgwick, Cumbria
One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident, 2 vehicles involved on A591 Southbound at Hawes Lane / Whetstone Lane.
Lane one (Of two) is closed.
M6, Lancaster, Lancashire
Slow traffic on M6 Southbound between J34 A683 (Lancaster) and J33 A6 (Galgate). In the roadworks area.

A590, Lindal In Furness, Cumbria
Very slow traffic on A590 Northbound between Ulverston Road and Park Road. In the roadworks area.
Affecting traffic around South Lakes Safari Zoo. An event at the zoo is attracting larger than normal crowds.


M6, Cumbria, Cumbria
One lane closed and speed restriction of 50 mph due to resurfacing work on M6 Southbound between J39 B6261 (Shap) and J38 A685 / B6260 (Tebay).
Between 6:00 and 20:00 until 20:00 on 1st March.
A592, Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria
Advance Warning - A592 both ways closed due to sewer works between B5360 (Bowness-On-Windermere) and Fellside (Lakeside).
Businesses open as normal at either end. From 27th February to 31st March.
A5074 New Road, Windermere, Cumbria
Roadworks on A5074 New Road both ways at Lake Road.
By the Baddeley clock tower.Until 20th February.
A5105 Marine Road East, Morecambe, Lancashire
Temporary traffic lights and roadworks on A5105 Marine Road East around Elm Grove.
From 16th November to 1st April 2017.
A589 Marine Road East, Morecambe, Lancashire
Narrow lanes due to roadworks on A589 Marine Road East between Lord Street and A5105 Marine Road East / A589 Broadway.
These works previously needed temporary traffic lights but these were removed over the weekend of 18th September.Until 1st April 2017.
A590 Ulverston Road, Lindal In Furness, Cumbria
Narrow lanes and speed restriction of 30 mph due to roadworks on A590 Ulverston Road around Pennington Lane.
Work is being carried out to tackle flooding between Pennington Lane and Bank End Cottages.Until 31st March.
A66, Thornthwaite, Cumbria
Temporary traffic lights and roadworks on A66 between B5292 and Thornthwaite.
Near Bassenthwaite Lake. Until 20:00 on 31st March.
A5271 High Hill, Keswick, Cumbria
Roadworks and temporary traffic lights on A5271 High Hill both ways between B5289 High Hill and Carding Mill Lane.
Open cut excavation to install a new bypass and fittings onto existing main. Work to be completed on behalf of United Utilities. Until 20th February.
Gowan Terrace, Staveley, Cumbria
Gowan Terrace both ways closed due to bridge maintenance work between Main Street / Kendal Road and The Banks.
From 6th to 20th February.
Main Street (Gowan Old Bridge), Staveley, Cumbria
Main Street (Gowan Old Bridge) closed due to emergency repairs between Gowan Terrace / Kendal Road and Back Lane.
The bridge was damaged in the December 2015 storms.Until 16th April 2017.

Public transport

Northern, Cumbria, Cumbria
Replacement bus service running on Northern between Carlisle and Armathwaite due to engineering works.
The line between Carlisle and Armathwaite will be closed in both directions. While work is taking place a replacement bus service will run between these stations.Until 31st March.
Virgin Trains West Coast, London, London
Revised service on Virgin Trains West Coast at London Euston due to engineering works.
A number of platforms at London Euston will be closed, resulting in a reduced number of trains being able to run to / from the station.On 19th February.


Last updated: 19/02/2017 18:49:53