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Any diversions or road closures supporting regeneration projects can be found here. 

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TRAVEL UPDATES
AND ROAD CLOSURES.

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Visit the Transport for West Midlands website for any major travel disruption updates. 

We are working closely with Transport for West Midlands while the works to regenerate Dudley town centre take place.

They have advice on how to plan ahead and avoid disruption to your journey. 

 

Their website will be updated with the latest travel advice as each section of the works takes place and will include information for car drivers and the local bus network so remember to check back often.

A4123 Birmingham New Road - full road closure

As part of the ongoing construction of the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension, a schedule of forthcoming traffic restrictions is set to be implemented on the A4123 Birmingham New Road during the month of June 2024. The restrictions are necessary to enable the safe installation of the new bridge deck.

  • Friday 14 June 10pm - Monday 17 June 5am

  • Friday 21 June 10pm - Monday 24 June 5am

During the above works, the road will fully close at either side of the bridge.

A clearly signed vehicular diversion routes will be in place. Please note, due to the location and nature of the closure and restriction, the pedestrian routes may involve a significant detour.

Delays to journey times in this area are expected.

Andrew Road Car Park, Halesowen

Part of Andrew Road car park will be unavailable between Friday 7 June and Monday 1 July.

During this time, around 15 spaces will be taken out of service and a two-way entry and exit system will be introduced.

The works are being undertaken to:
• install new active travel facilities, as part of the Local Travel Point pilot
• remediate surfacing and pot holes
• upgrade electric vehicle charging facilities
The affected Blue Badge (disabled) parking bays will be relocated within car park as part of the works. They will be reopened at the first opportunity. 

 

More information is available on commonplace.
 

Essential construction work for the new Dudley Interchange

Demolition of the Farmfoods building and the remainder of the old bus station will begin on Monday June 10 2024. This is expected to last for up to 10 weeksExcavation and updating of the drainage system to prepare for the construction of the new interchange building will then follow. 

 

Restrictions will be in place for the duration of these works which may cause some localised traffic disruption.

Access to properties and businesses will be maintained at all times.

Temporary Road Closure - Red House Glass Cone

Bridge Street, Wordsley will be closed on Thursday 20 June 2024 from the junction of High Street to the junction of John Street.

One-Way order on Mill Street Wordsley will be temporarily suspended to continue to allow access to John Street and Alwen Street.

The restriction is required to safely dismantle scaffolding on the Red House Glass Cone which is currently going through restoration works.

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ADVICE.

Stay up to date and check before you travel by following on Twitter:

@TransportforWM - for the latest bus, train or tram updates. 

@WMRoads - for the latest traffic updates. 

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