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 roadworks.org. 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

October

Spa Hill 29 October to 2 Novemeber

To facilitate work to the carriageway, Spa Hill will be closed at the north junction with Beauchamp Road. Traffic will be diverted via Northwood Road Ingram Road Waddington Way and vice versa. 

Auckland Road 28 October

Thames Water have put temporary traffic signals up at Auckland Road / Cypress Road to work on a leaking main. The works are expected to be completed on 30th October

Shirley Way (8am to 5pm), 29 and 30 October 2020  

Roadworks will be taking place on Shirley Way between East Way and Temple Avenue (including the junctions). Information boards will be in place before the works commence, advising of the road closure. Due to the nature of these works some disruption will occur. It's recommended that where possible you use alternative routes, or allow extra time to complete your journey. Pedestrian access will not be affected.

To enable the works to be carried out, there will be parking suspensions within the works area from 7.30am to 5pm. We are asking all residents to ensure that their vehicles are moved from the suspended areas. Please note that penalty charge notices (PCN's) will be applied to vehicles parked within the suspended areas and they may be relocated. If your vehicle is relocated please call: 020 8726 6000, extension 52816, to be provided with the exact location of your vehicle.

Kenley Gardens 20 to 27 October

Due to an emergency gas escape, SGN have closed Kenley Gardens at the junction of Woodcote Avenue. Traffic will be diverted locally. 

Selsdon Road 19 October to 15 January
Network Rail will be closing Selsdon Road between its junctions with Chelsham Road and Sussex Road southside from 19th October to 15th January.  This is to facilitate bridge replacement and enabling works - cable bridge installation and removal, track lift and slew, piling for abutment extension, removal of existing bridge, installing new bridge. The signed diversion for displaced traffic will be Brighton Road/  A22 / Downs Court Rd / Mitchley Avenue / Rectory Park / Addington Rd / Selsdon Park Rd / Gravel Hill / Coombe Lane / Coombe Rd / St Peter’s Road/ Croham Road
 

Chertsey Crescent - 5 October to 30 October 2020
Resurfacing works mean that on-street parking will be suspended during works hours. Advance driver and resident information boards will be in place before the works commence, advising of the precise dates and times of road restrictions that will be in place.

Greenwood Road - 19 October to 30 November 2020
Closed. SGN gas mains replacement. 

Hayes Lane 26 October
SESWater will be using 2 way signals to facilitate a new service connection near the junction with Abbots Lane during the half term  26th to 30th October

Foxley Lane 26 October
SGNwill be using 2 way lights 100m from the junction with Smitham Bottom Lane, to facilitate a new service connection, from 26th October to 1st November.  The lights will be manually controlled at peak times to assist with traffic flows.

Foxley Lane
SESWater will be using multi way signals in Foxley Lane, near its junction with Plough Lane to facilitate a new service connection. The lights will be in situ from 26th October to 30th October. The lights will be manually controlled at peak times to assist with traffic flows

The Wend 27 October
SGN will be using multi way signals on The Wend j/w Field End to facilitate a new gas connection from 26th to 3rd November

Coulsdon Road until 27th October
As part of SGN mandatory gas replacement scheme there continues to be 2 way signals along Coulson Road with the re-introduction of side road closures, For this phase they are working with two way lights between the junctions Taunton Lane and Waddington Avenue. This work is expected to be completed by 27th October.

Lacey Avenue until 27th October
Lacey Avenue remains closed at its junction with Coulsdon Road, to provide storage for materials for gas main replacement project, until 27th October

Taunton Lane until 27th October
Taunton Lane remains closed for the gas connections and service pipe renewals until 27th October.

Old Town - 19 October to 30 November 2020
SGN will be carrying out mains replacement works on Old Town. The left hand lane approaching the roundabout will be closed off still leaving two lanes operational. Salem Place will also need to be closed with a local diversion in place.

Selsdon Road 19 October to 15 January
Network Rail will be closing Selsdon Road between its junctions with Chelsham Road and Sussex Road southside from 19th October to 15th January.  This is to facilitate bridge replacement and enabling works - cable bridge installation and removal, track lift and slew, piling for abutment extension, removal of existing bridge, installing new bridge. The signed diversion for displaced traffic will be Brighton Road/  A22 / Downs Court Rd / Mitchley Avenue / Rectory Park / Addington Rd / Selsdon Park Rd / Gravel Hill / Coombe Lane / Coombe Rd / St Peter’s Road/ Croham Road.

17 Melfort road - 26 to 30 October
Two-way signals. Thames Water service pipe relay.

208 Whitehorse Road, 17 to 18 October 2020
Two-way signals due to work by Thames Water. 

2 Prince Road, 20 to 22 October 
Two-way signals. Virgin Media install duct.

Manor road jun Sunnybank, 20 to 22 October  
Multi-way signals. BT Install poly duct. 

23 South Norwood Hill, 24 to 25 October 
Two-way signals. Thames Water service pipe relay. Two-way signals. 

Lambeth, 276 Knights Hill/Crown Lane/Crown Dale/Beulah Hill - 26 to 29 October 2020 
Multiway signals due to work by Thames Water. 

Whitehorse Road/Whitehorse Lane and Thornton Heath Highstreet – 27 to 31 October 2020
Thames Water district meter exchange. Multi-way signals on roundabout to be in place.

150 St James's Road - 28 October till 1 November 2020
SGN are carrying works on a new service on the junction Thornhill Road. Multi-way signals in place.

55 Bensham Gardens - 26 October to 1 November 2020
Two-way signals, SGN new service.

Portland rd/South Norwood High Street/ South Norwood Hill, 27 to 30 October  
Multi-way signals. Thames Water new connections (collaborative working). 

Upper Beulah Hill (outside school),  29 October 
Multi-way signals. Thames water rectify defect 

Purley Park Road to 29 October
To enable a new service to the CCTV column in Brighton Road, UKPN will be closing Purley Park Road at its junction with Brighton Road from 27th to 29th October. The diversion for displaced traffic will be via Brighton Road/ Riddlesdown Road/ Purley Park Road or Whytecliffe Road North/ Christchurch Road/ Brighton Road 

Rutherwick Rise, 30 October to 5 November
To facilitate an immediate repair on a gas leak, Southern Gas Network has closed Rutherwick Rise. Local diversions are in place. The works are expected to be completed by 5 November.

Aberdeen Road 31 October
SGN will be closing Aberdeen Road at its j/w South End, from Saturday 31st October to Sunday 1st November, to facilitate a new service connection.  The diversion for displaced traffic will be via South End, Coombe Road, St Peters Road  OR South End, Selsdon Road, St Peters Road.

Smitham Downs Road, 31 October
To install new Low Voltage electricity cables to ensure safe and reliable power supplies UKPN will be closing Smitham Downs Road at its junction with Brighton Road on Saturday 31st October and Sunday 1st November, The diversion for displaced traffic will be via Woodcote Grove Road, A237, Farthing Way, Brighton Road.

London Road, 26 to 31 October
Thames Water have a new service connection to make on London Road near the junction with Mayday Road. To control the traffic 2 way temporary signals will be in use with manual control between 7am and 9.30am and 3.30pm and 6pm each day. The lights will also include a pedestrian phase as the main pedestrian signals will be switched off during the work.

Bramley Hill, 26 to 31 October
SGN will be using two way temp signals to facilitate a new service connection.

Marlpit Lane, 25 October to 1 November
To facilitate repairs to the railway bridge Network Rail will be controlling the traffic with multi way signals. The lights will only be in use between 10am and 4pm each day and will be manually controlled to assist with traffic flows.

Sunny Nook Gardens, 26 October to 22 November
SGN will be carrying out a gas mains replacement scheme in the footway of Sunny Nook Gardens. A pedestrian walkway will be provided.

Selsdon Road, 26 October to 22 November
SGN will be using 2 way temp signals on Selsdon Road to facilitate gas mains replacement works in Sunny Nook Gardens.

Bensham Lane,  27 to 29 October
To facilitate a new service connection, Telent will be installing two way temporary signals near the junction with Kelling Gardens.

Mitchm Road at the junction with Sutherland Road, 31 October to 3 November
UKPN have an urgent fault on the high voltage cable in Mitcham Road near its junction with Sutherland Road. To facilitate the repair they will be controlling vehicles with two way temporary signals.

November

Annsworthy Crescent, Grange road - 4 November 2020, 9.30am to 3pm

Two-way signals. BT Telegraph pole works.

Penge Road, Sunny Bank Junction - until 3 November 2020, 10am to 2pm

Vodafone repairs will be taking place. Multi-way signals in place.

Dickenson's Place - from 2 November till 15 November 2020

The road will be closed due to a new sewer connection.

282 Brigstock road - from 7 November till 8 November 2020

Reinstatement of Thames Water line. Two-way signals in place.

197 Davidson road - from 9 November till 13 November 2020

Thames Water service pipe relay. Two-way signals in place.

Park Road/Firs Road, 3 to 10 November
To lay a new service connection SGN will be controlling the junction with multi way lights. The lights will be manually controlled from 7.30am to 9.30am and 3.30pm to 6.30pm to assist with traffic flows.

Stoats Nest Road, 7 to 10 November
To facilitate repairs to the bridge Network Rail will be closing Stoats Nest Road, each night, between 1am and 4am. The diversion for displaced traffic will be via Brighton Rd A23, Farthing Way A23, Marlpit Lane B276, Jubilee Way, Coulsdon Road B2030 and Stoats Nest Road.

49 Whitehorse Road/Cromwell Road 7 to 15 November 2020
Two-way signals with Cromwell Road closed. Thames Water new connection. Weekends only.

18A-20 High street South Norwood,  7 to 8 November
Two-way signals. Thames Water new connection (First phase).

18a-20 High street South Norwood, 14 to 15 November 
Thames Water new connection (second phase) Two-way signals. 

Farnely Road, 7 November 2020 to 1 February 2021
Closed. SGN gas mains replacement. 

Holmesdale road, junction with Holmesdale close - from 9 November till 13 November 2020

VM new connection. Multi-way signals in place.

17 Melfort road - from 9 November till 13 November 2020

Thames Water service pipe relay. Two-way signals in place.

12 to 16 Gatestone road - from 16 November till 30 November 2020

SGN mains replacement. Two-way signals in place.

Lodge Road at the junction with Greenwood Road, 16 to 30 November 2020
Multi-way signals. SGN gas mains replacement. 

11 Beulah Hill - 9 to 13 November 2020
Private tree surgery work, two-way signals.

100 Moffat Road - 23 November to 3 December 2020
Two-way signals, SGN new service.

Northcote road, junction Beaconsfield road - from 21 November till 22 November 2020

SGN new connection. Two-way signal in place.

61 Portland Road - from 21 November till 22 November 2020

SGN defect. Two-way signals in place.

79 Penge Road - from 22 November till 25 November, between 9.30am till 2.30pm

Thames Water works. Multi-way signals in place.

High Street, junction Grosvenor road - from 29 November 2020

UKPN New connections works. Multi-way signals in place. 

Hartley Down, 23 to 30 November
To facilitate a new gas connection SGN will be installing two way temporary signals.

Pampisford Road-until 23 November
The outstanding completion of the service pipes renewal (from the footway / verge into the residential properties as part of the SGN gas main replacement scheme is now underway. Two way temporary lights will be in situ off peak to facilitate any footway closures that might be necessary. This work will be completed by 23rd November.

Pampisford Road
SGN have installed two way lights to facilitate immediate work on a gas escape on Pampisford Road near its junction with St Augustines Avenue. They have been asked to manually control the signals because of proximity to schools. This work is expected to be completed by 16th October.  The off peak signals which should be in use off peak on the gas mains replacement project will not be used at the same time.

St Augustines Avenue- until 24 November
St Augustines Avenue is closed at its junction with Pampisford Road, to provide storage for material and a welfare unit, until 24th November

December

Malvern Road, junction with London Road - from 1 December till 3 December 2020

Closed at junction with London Road for BT works.

High street South Norwood, South Norwood hill and Portland road - from 4 December till 6 December

SGN new service. Multi-way signals on Friday and Sunday evening.


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