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Derby Road Closure

Submitted on 04 August 2020



Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.

A closure is required on Derby Road, Ashby between Elford Street and Market Street from Wednesday 5th August to Monday 31st August to facilitate Fosse Civil Engineering to safely undertake gas installation works.

The works will be undertaken in 3 phases to allow access for the supermarket on Derby Road.

Phase 1:
From Elford Street to the supermarket entrance – the diversion route for this phase will be via Market Street, Brook Street, The Green, Elford Street and vice versa. There will be 3 way lights in place during this closure to facilitate laying the pipe from The Callis to Derby Road

Phase 2:
From the supermarket entrance to Market Street – during this phase Market Street will become one way with traffic travelling from Bath Street to Brook Street, Bath Street will also be one way, traffic travelling from South Street to Market Street. Traffic for A42(J12) and Measham will be diverted via Lower Church Street, South Street (South Street will become one way from Lower Church Street to Bath Street), traffic for Burton and Moira will be diverted via Brook Street, The Green and Elford Street


Phase 3:
From the supermarket entrance to Market Street taking in part of the mini roundabout from Derby Road. As phase 2 Market Street and Bath Street will be one way, there will be an additional closure on Kilwardby Street from Friday evening 27th August to Tuesday morning 1st September, this additional closure will also facilitate Severn Trent Water to connect a new water supply to a property on Kilwardby Street near to the mini roundabout


Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works.