Wakefield East Relief Road New Bridge Crossing (night works)


From Date: 23/05/2016 21:30

To Date: 27/05/2016 06:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Wakefield Branch (Aire & Calder)


16/05/2016 14:34

Update: There will be one safety boat present on site during the night works along with spotters on the banks


New beams are to be lifted in by crane during the night for the Wakefield East Relief Road new bridge crossing.

Contractor will have boats either side of the bridge site to ensure any vessels moving at night do not pass through the site.

Pedestrians will be diverted around the site as agreed with Local Council for Public Right of Way.

Stoppages will only be from 9.30pm onwards and will be re-opened by 6am next morning (night works only)