Traffic Information

One week from Thursday, April 10, 2015

Arreton: Downend Road junction with Long Lane / Briddlesford Road at Robin Hill Roundabout. Traffic lights from 9am to 3.30pm on Monday and, if necessary, Tuesday and Wednesday for road repairs.

Carisbrooke: Gunville Road. Traffic lights from Wednesday to next Friday, April 17, for a gas connection.

Carisbrooke: Calbourne Road (junction with Rowridge Lane). Traffic lights from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday, for urgent cable repairs.

Cowes/East Cowes: The Floating Bridge will be out of service for the annual service until Tuesday. A passenger launch will be provided which cyclists can also use between Cowes and East Cowes. Cars and vans will be diverted via Newport.

Freshwater: Afton Road (outside new Co-op Store, approx. 100 metres from School Green Road Roundabout). Traffic lights as needed until Friday, April 24, for the construction of an entrance for the new Co-op Store and civic amenity site.

Newport: Forest Road (outside the Military Cemetery and number 93). Traffic lights from 9.30am on Tuesday and Wednesday, for road repairs.

Niton: Newport Road will be closed from Laceys Lane to Southford Lane until next Friday, April 17, between 7.30am and 5pm, Mondays to Friday, for road repairs.

Rookley: Niton Road will be closed as necessary, Mondays to Thursdays, from 6.30pm to 6am from Monday to Friday, May 1, from Main Road to Chequers Inn Road, for cable work.

Ryde: Upton Road. Traffic lights from on Monday to Wednesday, for gas work.

Ryde: Esplanade will be closed from Dover Street to Union Street between 6.30pm and 6am on the nights of Monday and Tuesday, for road repairs. The one-way restriction on the Esplanade will be temporarily suspended to allow access.

Ryde: Dover Street will be closed from Esplanade to Melville Street between 6.30pm and 6am on Wednesday and Thursday for road repairs.

Shalfleet / Calbourne: Elm Lane. Traffic lights from 9am to 4pm from Wednesday to Tuesday, April 28, for cable work.

Shanklin: Church Road (opposite Holliers Hotel). Traffic lights from 9.30am to 3.30pm on Monday for urgent cable repair.

Whiteley Bank: Godshill Road junction with Shanklin Road (at Whiteley Bank Cross Road). Traffic lights from 9am to 3.30pm on Wednesday and, if necessary, on Thursday for road repair.

Winford: Alverstone Road (Queen Bower). Traffic lights from Tuesday until next Monday, April 17, for gas connection.

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