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Delayed Gainsborough roadworks expected to be completed by end of January

Diversions are in place.

Roadworks which were supposed to be finished in Gainsborough in December are now predicted to be completed by the end of January, Lincolnshire County Council has said.

The council has said that the resurfacing works on and around the A156 Lea Road and A631 Thorndike Way which started in October have been affected by “adverse weather conditions”.

Works are now expected to end by Saturday, January 27.

Below is a list of the works:

Week beginning January 8

Final surfacing of A156 Lea Road/Foxby Lane junction.

January 11 – 9.15am to 3.30pm

  • Road closure between Foxby Hill and Summergangs Lane
  • Diversion via A156 Lea Road/A1500/A15/A631/A156 Ashcroft Road – Vehicle access to Ford dealer/MOT centre will be maintained at Summergangs Lane junction

January 12 – 9.15 to 3.30pm

  • Road closure between Foxby Hill and Shakespeare Street
  • Diversion via Foxby Hill/Foxby Lane/Heapham Road/A631 Thorndike Way/A156 Ashcroft Road – Vehicle access to Aldi shop will be maintained at Sheakespeare Street junction

During the road closure at the Lea Road/Foxby Lane junction, bus stops on A156 Lea Road, Ashcroft Road and Sandsfield Lane will be suspended (100, 105 and 107).

Week beginning January 15

Final road markings laid at A156 Lea Road/Ashcroft Road/Trinity Street/Bridge Road Westbound/A631 Thornidke Way/Lea Road/Foxby Hill junction.

  • 7pm to 6am nightly, Monday to Friday
  • Road closures in each area as work is carried out with signed diversion routes in place
  • Works expected to end at 6am on Saturday, January 20

Week beginning January 22

Resurfacing works at A631 Thornidike Way/Heapham Road junction.

  • 7pm to 6am nightly, Monday to Friday
  • Some daytime works (9.15am to 3.30pm) may be required towards the end of the work for final surfacing
  • Road closure between A631 Thorndike Way and Marshall Way
  • Diversion route via A631 Thorndike Way/A156 Ashcroft Road/A156 Lea Road/Foxby Hill/Foxby Lane
  • Works expected to end by 6am on Saturday, January 27