Road Closure:  A488 (the Main Road) Gravels Bank to Hopesgate

July 1, 2020 11:29 AM
Originally published by Heather Kidd

Dear All

He is a reminder of the dates and the variations that could happen. I have reported the top dressing of the potholes! That is simply unacceptable. I have asked that this is urgently put right.

Road Closure: A488 (the Main Road) Gravels Bank to Hopesgate

Start Date: 22nd June 2020 - 22nd July 2020

Purpose: Surface dressing to include;

  • Stud (Cats eyes ) removal 22-25th June 20 , 8pm -5am,
  • Surface dressing 25-29th June 20 9:30-16:00,
  • Studs and lining 7-9th July 20 9:30-16:00

Please note: Due to the nature of this work these dates may change due to unforeseen circumstances or inclement weather

Works Promoter: Kier on behalf of Shropshire Council

Works Promoter Ref: UJ216SD-855464

You can view the closure and diversion route by clicking here:

Should you have any queries regarding this closure, please call Customer Services on 0345 6789006, or contact the Street Works Team on