National Highways have advised that they will be carrying out safety improvement works on the A5 Watling Street on the Northampton Road junction.
This means that the A5 will be CLOSED between the Towcester roundabout and Weedon Beck traffic lights from 8pm to 6am from 7th March for approximately 7 nights.
For full details see attached letter from National Highways.
Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 16:15 by Site Editor
Minor snagging and finishing works under temporary 2-way traffic signal control will be carried out wherever necessary in Phases 1 – 4 inclusive on weekday nights and completed by Friday 11th September 2020.
Additional resurfacing work is necessary between 8am Saturday 5th and 6am Monday 7th September 2020. During this weekend limited, escorted access only will be allowed north/south between Fosters... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 16:15 by Site Editor
The latest brief update is on the A5 Roadworks page. The A5 will be closed at night until Wednesday 6am.
Posted: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 17:37 by Site Editor
There is a lengthy, detailed update on the A5 Roadworks page, concerned mainly with areas north of the parish, but some work in our area.
The final weekend closure in our area will be from 8pm Friday 31 Jul to 6am Monday 3 Aug. For full details see the page indicated; but access across the Butchers Lane/Banbury Lane crossroad will be available throughout the weekend.
Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 18:41 by Site Editor
The latest information, which includes details of M1 closures, is on the A5 Roadworks page.
Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 13:39 by Site Editor
This coming weekend (17-20 Jul) there will be no closure except on Friday night.
The next and final planned weekend closure is between 8pm Friday 31st July to 6am Monday 3rd August 2020.
For the full update see the A5 Roadworks page.
Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:12 by Site Editor
Gigaclear will be returning to Grimscote on Monday 13 Jul for approx 3 weeks. The first two will involve Mill Lane, then the third will be to work on Penthorne Close. Access will be available to residents at all times, under traffic control measures. Residents are asked to please use the Manor Rd entrance to Mill Lane.
Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:26 by Site Editor
The latest update can be viewed at the 'A5 Roadworks' page.
Some of the significant points are:
A5 closure 8pm Friday 10th to 6am Monday 13th July 2020
The Banbury Lane crossroads may be closed for a time on Sunday morning, and WILL be closed for a few hours from 5pm Sunday.
Pedestrian access in Fosters Booth will be managed during Saturday.
Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 13:15 by Site Editor
"Church Lane in Cold Higham is now complete there is however some tarmac reinstatement to take place which will be done early next week, but the village is mainly complete now.
We are also looking to get back onto Mill Lane and Penthorne close from the 13th July providing NCC highways allow us the road space this shouldn't be an issue, but I will let you know again once I have a confirmed date."
Posted: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 10:48 by Site Editor
There will be emergency works on the A5 tonight.
Although the crossroads will remain open to local traffic during these works, this traffic will be controlled by the use of temporary 4-way traffic signals.
For the full message see 'A5 Roadworks' page.
Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 14:07 by Site Editor