Main road linking Telford and Newport to be closed for 14 days for resurfacing
Written on November 16, 2021
A major road between Telford and Newport will be closed for 14 days from Monday, November 22.
The A518 from Telford’s clocktower roundabout to Kynnersley Drive, Lilleshall, will be closed to all traffic between 9.30am and 6.00pm for resurfacing works.
Diversion routes are set to be put in place but heavy good traffic faces a longer way around because of weight restrictions in the area.
“Telford bound traffic via Wellington Rd, Muxton.” “Newport bound traffic via The Humbers
Lorry drivers face a longer diversion. Newport Cops explained on Twitter: “Due to weight restrictions on the diversion routes, Newport bound HGV traffic will need to divert via A4640 Donnington Wood Way / Redhill Way, A5 to Pickmere Island and A41 north to Newport.
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