Travel and roads


Our roadworks list is updated weekly to help you plan your journey around the Liverpool area.

It includes details of road closures, events, highway improvement works and utility works at the point of publication but may not include closures or works that may be carried out at short notice.

Details of any emergency work that has a major impact on our road network will be published on Twitter @lpoolcouncil.

The two Churchill Way flyovers in the city centre will be dismantled over a three-month period between September and December 2019. Find out more.

Roadworks weekly list

Updated Friday 18th October 2019

Bath Street, L3

Cadent Gas main renewal works between New Quay and Gibraltar Row have resulted in a northbound road closure until 13th October 2019. The section of Bath Street between William Jessop Way and New Quay will be closed to southbound traffic from 14th October until December 2019.

Brownlow Hill, L3

LCC/Graham Construction highway improvement works between Mount Pleasant to Great Newton Street have resulted in lane restrictions until 30 November 2019

Clarence Street, L3

Wates Construction scaffolding works have resulted in a temporary one-way system from Mount Pleasant to Brownlow Hill until February 2020.

County Road, L4

Liverpool City Council / King Construction highway improvement works, Royal Street to Queens Drive from 21st to 26th October 2019.

Churchill Way North/South Flyover, L2

Liverpool City Council/Graham Construction demolition of the flyovers have resulted in Byrom Street / Dale Street road closure from 14th to 28h October 2019.

View more information about the Churchill Way closures.

Duke Street / Upper Duke Street / Canning Street / Hope Street, L1

Scottish Power installation of 33kv cable have resulted in 3-way temporary signals and a road closure of Upper Duke Street until 20th October 2019 and a temporary one-way system along Upper Duke Street between Canning Street and Hope Street until 20th October 2019.

Great Howard Street/Derby Road, L5

Liverpool City Council/Osborne highway improvement works between Millers Bridge and Leeds Street have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until December 2019.

Kensington, L7

Liverpool City Council/HA Civils highway improvement works between Low Hill and Newton Road have resulted in lane restrictions and temporary signals until November 2019. Night-time (8pm-6am) road closures will be in place along Kensington from Jubilee Drive to Sheil Road until 25th October 2019.

Menlove Avenue, L18

Liverpool City Council/HA Civils highway investigation works will result in off-peak lane restrictions until 25th October 2019.

Penny Lane / North Mossley Hill Road, L18

Scottish Power / DT Hughes Contractors high voltage cable faults have resulted in three way temporary signals until 27th October 2019.

Ullet Road, L8

Cadent Gas new service connection near to Sefton Drive have resulted in 2-way temporary signals until 15th October 2019

Victoria Street, L2

Liverpool City Council / Graham Construction highway improvement works have resulted in lane restrictions until December 2019.

Walton Road / Kirkdale Vale / Royal Street, L4

Liverpool City Council/King Construction highway improvement works will result in road closures overnight until 26th October 2019.

West Derby Street, L7

Laing O’Rourke redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has resulted in lane restrictions and a temporary one-way system (Crown Street to Low Hill) until February 2021.

Map of roadworks

View a map of roadworks in Liverpool

Zoom in on the map to get a detailed view of works.

You can customise the map in the top left 'what's on this map' box to change filters for information such as live traffic, road closures, diversions and events. You can see roadworks planned for a future date by selecting up to twelve months ahead using the box to the top right of the map. 

Major planned projects

Over the next few years we’re improving key routes that are in poor condition and carry large volumes of traffic. Unfortunately, there will be short-term disruption but we’ll do everything we can to keep things moving. Visit the Better Roads pages for more information or follow the project on Twitter @BetterRoadsLiv.


  • BT: 0800 800 150
  • Cadent Gas: 0800 111999
  • Scottish Power Energy Networks: 0800 001 5400
  • Highways England: 0300 123 5000
  • United Utilities: 0345 672 3723
  • Virgin Media: 0845 454 1111