Three depots in Brixworth, Towcester and Wellingborough are officially on standby and fully stocked with tonnes of salt ready to grit ahead of the cold weather this winter.
The 20 strong gritting team will provide West Northamptonshire Council and North Northamptonshire Council a fully resourced service throughout the new season.
Northamptonshire Highways has made sure that drivers, like last year will... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 11:05 by Georgia Connor
Essential maintenance work will begin today on the A43 Northbound carriageway between Northampton Road roundabout to Silverstone including the adjoining exits and entry slip roads. The work is scheduled for completion by mid-December. To minimise disruption, Highways England have confirmed that the works will be carried out at the following times;
• Between 7pm to 6am – Monday-Thursday
•... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 12:59 by Georgia Connor
The Formula 1 British Grand Prix takes place this weekend at Silverstone between 16-18 July 2021.
The event will be part of the Government's Event Research Programme (ERP) and will have a full capacity crowd. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and Public Health Northamptonshire are working with Silverstone to deliver the event safely.
Traffic management systems will be in place for... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 14:10 by Georgia Connor
HS2 Work Notification: Notice of work at the A43 and road closure 23rd - 28th May
Posted on May 10th 2021 by HS2 in Northants
We are setting up our compound and temporarily diverting the A43 to carry out our construction activities. This will include:
1. Ground Investigation (GI) works
2. Utility works and surveys including trial holes
3. Build an access into the compound
4. Setting up a works compound
5.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 May 2021 09:14 by Stephanie Campbell
HS2 Work Notification: Notice of temporary traffic lights, Banbury Road and B4525, Greatworth, May - mid June 2021
Ahead of the main construction works in the Greatworth area we will be carrying out ecology surveys and other works along the highway boundary.
As some of these works will need to be carried out on or adjacent to the carriageway, we will need to put in place two-way temporary traffic lights... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 13:42 by Stephanie Campbell
NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS A43 Northbound, Northampton Road Roundabout to Silverstone Roundabout
NOTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS
A43 Northbound, Northampton Road Roundabout to Silverstone Roundabout
Highways England have advised that they will be carrying out essential maintenance work on the A43 Northbound carriageway between Northampton Road and Silverstone Roundabouts and adjoining exits / entry slip roads.
During the comprehensive scheme of work on the A43, they will repair and replace... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 May 2021 12:18 by Stephanie Campbell
Update received from TARMAC
Due to weather conditions last week, work was delayed on A43 - Whitfield. As a result, works will re-commence on:
Wednesday 14th April
Thursday 15th April
and possibly Friday 16th April if necessary.
The A43 south bound carriageway will be closed from 8pm until 6am on those dates, with the usual diversion route in place.
This will finally complete our current A43 SB scheme.
Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 09:21 by Stephanie Campbell
Our A43 SB Whitfield Scheme has unfortunately, had to be extended into April due to lost shifts, some resource issues and some additional work. The final shift of this scheme is now scheduled for Saturday the 10th of April 2021.
This week we will be working with overnight closures from 8pm until 6am with the usual diversion routes still in place for tonight, Monday 29th March, Tuesday 30th March and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:55 by Stephanie Campbell
HS2 have amended a Notice of Works in relation to the demolition of Finmere Bridge - A4221 Finmere to Bicester.
Friday 16th April – Monday 19th April 2021
The A4421 will be closed at Finmere Bridge from Friday 16th April 8:00pm until 6.00am on Monday 19th April. The road will be closed to traffic to ensure the safe demolition of Finmere Bridge.
We have put in place contingency dates for the demolition... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 11:02 by Stephanie Campbell
Update received from TARMAC
I am delighted to confirm that we have now successfully complete our essential safety SCRIM works on the A43 Padbury / Baynards Green and Cherwell roundabouts.
From this evening Monday 22nd March 2021, we return to the original A43 SB Whitfield Scheme which is scheduled to complete next week with the final overnight shift on Wednesday 31st March. As previously was the case,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 10:48 by Stephanie Campbell