A303 A404 M7 M27 M4 roadworks

The following list of roadworks and disruptions for A34, A303, M4, A404, M4 and M27 is corrected as of Monday, 11th August, but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or other circumstances. All improvements are carried out with the aim to stop disruptions.

A303 Popham to Bullington, Hampshire: road markings

Work to improve journeys by renewing the road markings along the A303 takes place this week. The A303 westbound carriageway from the M3 to the A34 will be closed overnight, between 9pm and 6am, on Monday 12 August. A signed diversion will be in place via the M3 and A34 for motorway permitted vehicles, and via the A33 and A34 for motorway restricted vehicles.

A34 Kidlington, Oxfordshire: vegetation and road markings

Work to improve journeys by managing vegetation and renewing road markings at the Kidlington junction starts this week. The A34 southbound exit slip road at the Kidlington junction, and the northbound link from the Bicester Road roundabout to the bottom of the southbound slip road will be closed overnight, between 10pm and 6am, from Monday 12 August for five nights (Monday to Friday only).

  • Northbound Link – for those wanting to travel along the northbound link from the Bicester Roundabout towards Islip village, traffic will be diverted north onto the A34 to the Islip junction then south along Bletchingdon Road
  • Southbound Exit Slip-road (traffic for Kidlington) – traffic will be diverted to continue south on the A34 to the A44 Peartree Interchange, then along the A4260 towards Kidlington
  • Southbound Exit Slip-road (traffic for Islip) – traffic will be diverted to continue south on the A34 to the A44 Peartree Interchange, circumnavigate the roundabout to join the A34 northbound, continue north to the Islip junction, then south on Bletchingdon Road to Islip

A303 Longparish, Hampshire: safety barrier

Work to ensure road user safety by replacing sections of the safety barrier near Longparish starts this week. The A303 eastbound carriageway from the A3093 Picket Twenty junction to Barton Stacey will be closed overnight, between 9pm and 6am, from Monday 12 August for three weeks (Monday to Friday only). A signed diversion will be in place from the A3093 Picket Twenty junction, north on the A3093, north on the A343 to Wash Common, then south on the A34 to re-join the A303 at Bullington Cross.

In addition, narrow lanes and a 50mph speed restriction will be in place on the A303 eastbound carriageway from Monday 12 August for five weeks.

A303 Andover, Hampshire: road markings

Work to improve journeys by renewing the road markings along the A303 at Andover takes place this week. The A303 westbound carriageway between the A3057 Winchester Road junction and the A343 Salisbury Road junction will be closed overnight on Tuesday 13 August. A diversion will be in place via Andover.

M4 junctions 14 to 15 Woodlands St Mary, West Berkshire: bridge repairs

Work to ensure road user safety by undertaking concrete repairs a bridge which carries the M4 over a local road near Woodlands St Mary continues this week. The B4001 beneath the bridge will be fully closed to road users and pedestrians until late-September. A signed diversion will be in place via Ermin Street and Ramsbury Road.

M27 junctions 3 to 4 Southampton, Hampshire: bridge reconstruction

Work to maintain journeys and ensure road user safety by replacing the Romsey Road bridge near junction 3 continues this week. A 50mph speed restriction is in place on the M27 east and westbound carriageways beneath the bridge until winter 2019.

M27 junctions 4 Southampton to 11 Fareham, Hampshire: smart motorway

Work to improve journeys by converting the M27 into a smart motorway continues this week. 24-hour narrow lanes and a 50mph speed restriction will be in place until 2021.

A3 Hindhead Tunnel, Surrey: maintenance

Work to maintain journeys by carrying out tunnel maintenance takes place this week.  The southbound tunnel will be closed overnight, between 9pm and 6am, from Monday 12 August for 3 nights.  Traffic will be diverted through the northbound tunnel in contraflow under a 40mph speed limit.

A3 Guildford, Surrey: slip road widening

Work to improve safety widening the southbound slip road at the Stoke Interchange continues this week.  Narrow lanes are in place on the southbound exit slip road at the Stoke Interchange 24 hours a day until Monday 19 August.

In addition, the southbound exit slip road at the junction will be closed overnight, between 9pm and 6am, until Tuesday 20 August (Monday to Friday only). A signed diversion will be in place via the University Interchange.

Gabriel is dedicated to bringing the latest Andover news within a minutes notice. E: Gabriel@andvillages.co.uk T: 44 7366386033