Charles Cross Transport Improvement Scheme - Latest news

We will post all the latest information on the scheme when we have it.

Ebrington Street to close later this month - 11 July 2019

Viaduct closures switch - 4 July 2019
The next stage of works on Exeter Street viaduct will begin next week. That means that from late on Friday 5 July, the inbound side of the viaduct will reopen so that on Monday 8 July, the outbound side can closed for the next phase of the works.

Exeter Street lane closure - 7 June 2019

Overnight working to start - 5 May 2019

Major city centre roadworks begin this month - 3 May 2019

Charles Street pavement closure - 5 April 2019

Exeter Street, off-peak lane closure - 1 April 2019
In order to carry out some works at the mouth of the roundabout, an off-peak (9.30am to 3.30pm) lane closure will be in place in the far righthand lane from 2 April for a period of six weeks.

Temporary footway closure - 19 March 2019
Charles Street closes for the day outside of the Art College. Both crossings still in use.

Pedestrian diversion in place for pavement works outside Jury's Inn - 14 March 2019

Charles Street lane closure - 15 February
Work starts on the extra lane for Charles Street

Removal of the subway begins - 12 February
Lane closure at southbound entrance to the roundabout

Exeter Street bus lane closes - 10 February 2019

Work start on Monday - 1 February 2019
Site compound takes shape and the first cones go on the road.

Date set for Charles Cross works - 14 January 2019
Balfour Beatty are annouced as contractors and details of the first phases of traffic management are annouced. 

Work to start on Charles Cross - 16 November 2018
The scheme is given the go ahead

 Consultation Report [PDF, 982KB] - We consulted on the work at Charles Cross in 2017. Find out what residents made of the proposals.