Roadworks and improvements

News update
News update

WAKEFIELD Council will be making improvements to highways from next week.

Hardwick Road in Featherstone will be closed at the junction with Girnhill Lane from October 29 to November 4.

Highway drainage works will take place at Common Side Lane in Ackton from October 29 to November 5. Grove Road in Pontefract will be closed from the railway bridge to Ashleigh Avenue from October 29 to October 30.

The section of road from Ashleigh Avenue to Priory Chase will then be closed from November 3 to December 8 to allow Network Rail to work on the bridge.

Coun Denise Jeffery, council cabinet member for regeneration, said roadworks are taking place across the district as part of the ongoing maintenance programme.

“We always try to carry out work in the school holidays to keep disruption to a minimum, so please bear with us as we carry out these essential works around the district.”