Monday to Friday next week (10 – 14 January) we'll be working nights (8pm to 5am) to carry out final planting around the Chowns Mill junction.
We'll also be installing a bollard on the new A6(N) splitter island and carrying out vegetation clearance on the footways to and from Chowns Mill.
To carry out this work safely, we'll need to place lane closures each night (8pm to 5am Mon - Fri) around the... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 09:30 by Nikki Shand
Due to the adverse weather conditions and high winds last weekend, we've changed and re-scheduled our road closure plans, in order to safely carry out resurfacing works for the A45 / A6 Chowns Mill junction.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
The revised schedule is below:
Mon 4 Oct to Thurs 7 Oct|
A45 Chowns Mill South half of the roundabout closed:
A45 Westbound closed... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 13:55 by Emma Williams
We appreciate that this is very short notice. We've carefully weighed up the information available and have decided to postpone the work for the safety of staff and the travelling public.
We've re-scheduled this weekends planned surfacing works, which will now take place next weekend (8-11 October) which is a change to the previously advertised A45WB closure.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 12:22 by Emma Williams
National Highways wishes to advise drivers of the revised road closure programme for the A45 Chowns Mill Improvement scheme.
The changes are necessary to enable the programme to stay on track for completion. Postponing this weekend's planned closure will also avoid impacting on those attending organised events at the Nene Valley Festival at Stanwick Lakes.
The revised schedule is below:
DETAILS... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 09:19 by Emma Williams
Highways England had to cancel last weekend's full weekend closure of Chowns Mill roundabout due to adverse weather conditions and the associated risks posed to the traveling public.
They will now be carrying out these surfacing works using the remaining weekend closures and some overnight closures of the roundabout.
This weekend they will be surfacing the A45 Eastbound Approach and the new A6 northbound... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Mar 2021 09:37 by Emma Williams
During the day this week we will continue to work on kerbing, drainage and preparing for laying Tarmac this weekend. The road sweeper will be present during the day across all areas
There will be minimal nighttime work during the week, however we will have a closure of the southern half of the roundabout on Wednesday & Thursday to prepare for the forthcoming weekend works.
At the weekend, (weather... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 10:21 by Emma Williams
A45 / A6 Chowns Mill improvement work – weekend closures
Over the past year, we've made good progress on our work to improve the A45/A6 Chowns Mill Roundabout. Once complete, the improvements will reduce congestion, improve safety and provide better crossing facilities for pedestrians and cyclists.
To safely complete the surfacing of the roundabout, we will need to close it and the roads approaching... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 13:31 by Nicola Barker
A45 / A6 Road Closure REVISED PROGRAMME
The planned night time road closure for the A45 & A6 (North) between the A45 Chowns Mill roundabout and Nene Park roundabout, Irthlingborough through November 2020 schedule has now changed from the previously advertised plan.
The closure schedule(s) are attached.
NOTE:Signed diversion routes will be in place during any closures. Our planned closures may be subject... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 11:13 by Nicola Barker
Please be advised that Highways England will be carrying out overnight closures of the A6 Northbound from Chowns Mill roundabout through to Nene Park roundabout, Irthlingborough during October / November 2020
The A6 NB will be closed to allow us to commence works on that area of the junction and verges. The night time closures are necessary for the safety of the workforce and to minimise disruption... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 09:03 by Emma Williams