London Borough of Croydon

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Road works

View all current and planned road works in Croydon and London on TfL's register of London roadworks . Or UK wide on Information on these sites includes work carried out by utility companies that are not fully under the council's control.

Temporary traffic signals and road closures

Westow Hill: 17 August 2018

To facilitate an emergency repair on a burst water main Thames Water have had to close Westow Hill between its junctions with Gipsy Hill and Crystal Palace Parade. The diversion for displaced traffic will be via Gipsy Hill/Gipsy Road/Dulwich Wood Park/College Road/Crystal Palace Parade. Local marshalls will be in place to assist local business activity whilst emergency is ongoing.

33 Mayday Road: 21 to 23 August 2018

Two-way signals

79 Road: 6 September 2018

Multi-way signals, 21:00-05:00.

202 Selhurst Road, 202: 10 September 2018

Two-way signals, 21:00-05:00.

Sanderstead Road: 20 August 2018

Network Rail need to carry out urgent maintenance works to the bridge in Sanderstead Road (near Kendall Avenue). A local diversion route will be signed. The works will take place at night between 2200 – 0600 and may take up to 4 nights to complete.

Clifford Road: 21 to 26 August 2018

The pedestrian subway from Clifford Road to Station Road will be closed from 9.00hrs on Tuesday 21 August and re-opened by 18.00hrs on Sunday 26 August to allow for a graffiti proof coating to be applied to the walls. During this time the diversion route for pedestrians is via Clifford Road/Portland Road/ High Street/Station Road

Grange Road (near Beaucham rd): 21 July to 2 September 

Two-way signals. Manually controlled during peak times. Footway closed, Pedestrians diverted via two safe crossing points at each signal head end.

Leslie Park Road 21 August

To facilitate the Night of Dance event on Tuesday 21st August,  Leslie Park Road  will be closed between its junctions with Oval Road and Lebanon Road from 19.00hrs to 22.00hrs.
The diversion for displaced traffic will be via Cherry Orchard Road and Lower Addiscombe Road.

Oval Road 21 August

To facilitate the Night of Dance event on Tuesday 21st August, Oval Road will have  temporary holds, outside of The Oval Tavern, whilst the short dances take place between 19.00hrs and 22.00hrs 

Whitehorse Road, 245: 6 to 28 August 

Two-way signals. Nearby ped signals to be linked. Manual control during peak times. Peds maintained on existing footway, marshalls on site to assist if required. No Sunday working due to nearby church. Thames Water – Install new pressure reducing Valve.  . 

Limpsfield Road: During school summer holidays

Essex utilities obo Southern Gas Networks begin their scheme to replace gas mains in the area between Wentworth Way and the borough boundary at Tithe Pitt Shaw Lane. In order to enable these works there will be side road closures and temporary lights on Limpsfield Road. The lights will be manually controlled through the peak flows.  

Woodville Road: 23 July to 2 September July 2018

As part of the improvement works at the Parchmore Road Junction, Woodville Road (at the junction of the High Street) will be closed to construct the new works. Diversions displayed via street signage will be in place during the course of the works to provide guidance for alternative routes. Pedestrian access throughout the junction will be maintained at all times, specific routes will change during phasing of the works to accommodate construction.

4-6 Montague Road: Various times May - October 2018

There is currently a development under way at 4-6 Montague Road. To assist a series of crane lifts the road will be closed with access only between:

  • 8 to 10 May
  • 16 to 18 June
  • 23 to 25 July
  • 3 to 5 September
  • 15 to 17 October

The closures will only be between 08:00 – 20:00 with the bottom section of Montague made 2-way to allow for access. 

George Street / Church Street and Wellesley Road tram stops

Resurfacing of George Street / Church Street and Wellesley Road tram stops. Wellesley Road will have a walkway in the tram lane to maintain pedestrian access. Church Street and George Street resurfacing will not affect pedestrians. 

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