Roadworks and Closures


Road to be closed:            Wem LC, Aston Street B5065

Grid reference:                 351770, 329040

Start Date:                       27 August 2017

Duration:                         1 day (20:00-06:00 hrs overnight)

Purpose:                          To enable network rail to carry out maintenance work through the crossing

Applicant:                        Centurion Site Services

Please see Diversion Route below


Road to be closed:            Barkers Green, Wem

Grid reference:                 352672, 327998

Start Date:                       28 August 2017

Duration:                         3 day (08:00-17.00)

Purpose:                          Remedial Works

Applicant:                        Mouchel

Please see Diversion Route below


Road to be closed:            Thistleford Bridge, Wem

Start Date:                       4 September 2017

Duration:                         2 weeks

Purpose:                          To repair damaged parapet blocks, repointing and vegetation removal.

Please see Diversion Route below.

Access over the bridge for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will remain available at all times.


If you require any further information please contact the Street Works team:

Current and forthcoming road works can be found at: