London Borough of Croydon

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

The Glade (near junction with Homer Road): 26 April to 3 May 2017

Thames Water have emergency leak in The Glade near its junction with Homer Road. To facilitate these works Thames Water have installed 2-way signals, these signals will be manually controlled during peak times. These works are due to be completed by 3 May, however due to the nature of emergency works this could change.

Opposite 106 Church road SE19: 25 to 27 April 2017

A new water connection is required. The junction at Church Road / Westow Street will be put under temporary 2-way lights banning the right turn out of the Sainsbury’s car park.  These will be carried out during the night (2100 – 0530). 

Whitehorse Road (junction with High Street): 30 May to 6 June 2017

Thames water carrying out works on the footpath near Nursery Road, it is necessary to close the footpath and direct pedestrians to crossing locations to circumnavigate the works, extended working hours have been required to reduce the disruption to pedestrians.

Albert road: 17 to 31 July 2017

Closed for gas mains replacement works

Harold Road (near Eversley Road): 24 April to 2 May 2017

2-way lights required for a new gas connection, lights will be manually controlled during peak times.

Brigstock Road 24 April - July 2017

Public Realm Improvement project on a section of Brigstock Road between Chipstead Ave and Quadrant Road, Thornton Heath from 24 April 2017 until July 2017. At certain times temporary signals and pedestrian push button controls will be located on to the carriageway to undertake the works safely which may cause increased traffic congestion during the above dates. All efforts will be made to minimise disruption to the traffic flows along and around this section of Brigstock Road.

Northwood Road 6 April

Northwood Road is closed due to a Gas leak. Diversion routes are signposted locally during the repairs.

Kenmare Road 6 April

Kenmare Road is closed at its j/w Keston Road for gas repairs. Diversion routes will be signposted locally.

Church Road, between Westow road and Beaulah Hill 9 - 13 April

Resurfacing works are being carried between 9:30 pm and 5:30 am. Pedestrian access will no be affected

Selsdon Road/Haling Road 27 March - 7 April

Selsdon Road and Haling Road will have to be closed from approximately 1.30pm to facilitate emergency repairs to a collapsed sewer. Local diversions are in place. The diversion route will be added once this information is received from Thames Water

The contractors will be working extended hours at this location to reduce the time that the road needs to be closed, which at the moment is anticipated to be 10 days.

This will of course cause significant delays at peak times. 

High Street Purley 15 April

To facilitate the annual Easter celebration, the market square area of Purley Hih Street will be closed btween 1:00pm and 7:00pm on Saturday 15 April.  A diversion will be in place via the slip road onto Brighton Road. The no right turn will be revoked during this time.

Coombe Lane: 23 April 2017

Due to maintenance to the tram tracks, Tramlink will be closing Coombe Lane from its junction with Oak Road to Shirley Hills road eastbound only. Displaced traffic will be diverted via Shirley Hills Road and Oaks Road. These works will take place during one night between the hours of 01:00-04:00.

Park Street: 23 April 2017

Park Street will be closed between St Georges Walk and Park Lane on 23 April. This is to allow for a crane to lift air conditioning units on to the roof of Wagamamas.

Grant Road: 27 March to 7 April 2017

Energetics will be carrying out new gas and electric services to the Bellway Development in Grant Road near its junction with Fisher Close. Works will take place from 27 March to 7 April 2017. To facilitate these works 2-way signals will be installed. Pedestrians will be maintained on existing footway whilst carriageway works take place, then placed in a pedestrian walkway whilst footway works take place. At some point during the works fixed pedestrians boards will be used. Energetics are able to carry out both gas and electric works in the same signal set-up in an attempt to minimise the disruption to highway users. Parking suspensions on both side of the road will be in place.

Limpsfield Road: 3 to 18 April 2017

Virgin Media will be laying 450 mtrs of new ducting in the carriageway, footway and verge of Limpsfield Road from opp 342 (near borough boundary) to its junction with Hilton Way. 2-way signals will be used with 3-way signals at junctions as the works progress. Pedestrians will be maintained on existing footway. These works will take place between the hours of 09:30-15:30 each day, clearing site at 15:30 each day. Works will start 3 April 2017 and are due to be completed on 18 April 2017 within the school Easter holiday break.

Old Lodge Lane: 1 to 14 April 2017

Network Rail will carry out repairs to the bridge at Old Lodge Lane. It is the bridge between Watney Close and Brighton Road so not the same one they have just replaced. 

Coulsdon Road: 3 to 14 April 2017

During the Easter break, SESW will install a pressure valve at Coulsdon Road between the shops and Marlpit Lane. They will do this under 2-way signals from 3 to 14 April.

Gascoigne Road: SGN: 20 March to 3 July 2017

SGN are carrying out a mains replacement scheme in the New Addington area. Works will commence in Gascoigne Road on 20 March and complete by 3 July 2017. To facilitate these works 2-way signals are required, using multi-way signals at any junctions. Pedestrians will be maintained via a pedestrian walkway in the carriageway.

George Street, Station Road and Wellesley Road (Tram works): 8 to 18 April 2017

During the Easter break, London Trams will be carrying out essential track replacement works around the town centre. Works will take place at George Street, Station Road and Wellesley Road. Works will take place from 8 to 18 April. The section of track being replaced is between Lansdowne Road and the underpass. To allow these works to take place a closure of Wellesley Road south bound will be required, 24hrs a day for the 10 days. There will also be no exit from Station Road onto Wellesley Road and a temporary 2-way light set up on Wellesley Road/Station Road. Diversions will be in place using Saint James Road, Sumner Road, Roman Way and Old Town.

Woodcote Grove Road: 3 to 6 April 2017

UKPN will be renewing a link box on Woodcote Grove Road (at its junction with Warwick Road). 3-way signals will be in place and will be manually controlled at peak times. 

Reddown Road and Fairdene Road: 6 March to 13 June 2017

SGN will be undertaking gas replacement works on Reddown Road and Fairdene Road to replace the remaining section not replaced a few years ago. 3-way signals will be at Reddown Road / Fairdene Road 6 to 21 March followed by 2-way signals along Fairdene Road until 13 June. 

​Keston Avenue: 12 to 13 April 2017

Keston Avenue will be closed from 12 to 13 April 2017 (making use of the half term) for carriageway repairs. The closure will be between Coulsdon Road and Court Avenue. 

Coulsdon Road: 3 April 2017

SESW will be installing a PRV valve on Coulsdon Road between Marlpit Lane and the parade of shops during the Easter break. They will work under 2-way signals from 3 April for 1 week and will then work in the footway and verge for another week. Tfl will be suspending the bus stop towards Croydon.

Gascoigne road to Montacute road: 13 January 2017 to 19 May 2017

Major gas main replacement works will take place in Aldrich Crescent from it junction with Gascoigne Road to its junction with Montacute Road. To facilitate these works 2-way signals (3-way signals at junctions) are required. Works are within the footway, pedestrians will be maintained within a pedestrian walkway in the carriageway.

UKPN will commence the replacement of circuit 2 from Beddington to Purley: 13 February to 10 April

  • Kings Way: 2 way signals from 13 Feb to 3 April
  • Queens Way: Lane closure from 21 Feb to 10 April
  • Pampisford Road / The Close / Wyvern Road: 4-way signals.

The signals will be monitored and manually controlled when necessary. UKPN will also be working extended hours. There may be times when the sites look idle but there will be curing of materials used and offsite testing being carried out at the sub stations.


Coordination team

020 8255 2864