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HS2 - An artist impression of Birmingham Curzon Street station

High-Speed 2 (HS2) is the planned rail network between London, the West Midlands, and the North. The first phase is under way, which will link the capital to Birmingham, creating significant disruptions for Southam.

We hope to be able to keep the people of Southam informed of the work as much as possible and any information we have will be posted on this page.

If you have any HS2 enquires, please contact the number shown above or visit the website HS2 in Warwickshire

Latest Notices

April 2024

HS2 Works Notification: Weekend road closure, A423.

  • EKFB are preparing for the permanent realignment of the A423 Banbury Road, joining the new bridge we are building over the HS2 railway line
  • A section of the A423 Banbury Road between Ladbroke and Southam will be closed on Saturday 20 April and Sunday 21 April 2024, from 8am to 6pm.

November 2023

Notice of traffic lights on A425, Leamington Road and B4451 Kineton Road, Southam

  • A short section of B4451 Kineton Road will have traffic management from Monday 27 November to Wednesday 29 November 2023, from 8am to 4pm.
  • A short section of the A425 Leamington Road will have traffic management from Thursday 30 November to Friday 1 December 2023, from 8am to 4pm.

January 2024

Notice of traffic management on A425 Southam Road

Overnight closures of the A425 Southam Road will be in place, between the B4452 and the B4451, from 8 January 2024 to 16 February 2024. This section of road will be closed between 8pm to 6am (Sunday -Thursday).

 

 

February 2024

Notice of traffic lights on A425, Leamington Road, Southam

The short section of the A425 Leamington Road will have traffic management, 24 hours a day from Monday 26 February to Friday 3 May 2024.

 

 

October 2023

Notice of traffic lights on A425, Leamington Road, Southam

The A425 will have traffic management in the form of a single lane closure with two-way traffic lights. From Monday 9 October to Saturday 14 October 2023, from 8am to 6pm.

 

 

October 2023

Traffic management on A425 Leamington Road, Southam

Two way temporary traffic lights will be in place on Stoneleigh Road on A425 Leamington Road from 18 to 20 October 2023.

The traffic lights will be in operation 24/7 lights with manual control during peak times.
Access to all properties will be maintained.

November 2023

The closure of Wormleighton Road will now commence on 6 November 2023.

A section of both Wormleighton Road and Banbury Road will be fully closed, 24-hours a day, from Monday 6 November to early December 2023.



October 2023

Notice of road closure Long Itchington Road, Offchurch

Due to the construction of HS2 railway, Long Itchington Road will be temporary closed as shown on the map below. It will remain open for pedestrians and cyclists as it forms part of National Cycle route 41. The road will be closed from 26 July 2022 until 31 December 2024.
Access to properties on the road will not be affected.
The Map Below will be updated in line with the new road

October 2023

Notice of closure, Ridgeway
Lane, near Bascote

Ridgeway Lane will not be accessible to any users, they will reopen Ridgeway Lane overnight and at the weekend.

The vegetation works will be carried out between 2 to 13 October 2023, Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm, and Saturday from 8am to 1pm

There will be no access for all users during the day.

October 2023

Notice of closure, Ridgeway
Lane, near Bascote

Ridgeway Lane will not be accessible to any users, they will reopen Ridgeway Lane overnight and at the weekend.

The vegetation works will be carried out between 25 September to 6 October 2023, Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm, and Saturday from 8am to 1pm.

There will be no access for all users during the day.

July 2023

Notice of traffic management at B4451 near Deppers Bridge, Map 2

  • 17-18 July 2023 from 9am to 3pm
  • 31 July to 2 August 2023 from 9am to 3:30pm

B4451 M40 Bishop’s Itchington, Map 3

  • 3-4 August 2023 from 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • 7 August 2023 from 9.30am to 3.30pm

July 2023

Notice of traffic management at B4452, near Harbury, Map 1

8-10 August 2023 from 9.30am to 3:30pm

 

 

 

 

September 2023

Notice of road closure Welsh Road and Long Itchington Road, Offchurch

 

The works will start on 25 September through to 13 October, with the closure in place 24 hours a day. Access will be maintained for residents, pedestrians, and cyclists throughout the closure.

 

June 2023

Notice of road closure B4452, near Southam

The ecology surveys will be carried out on 20 June and 21 June 2023, then on 3 July to 4 July 2023 from 9:30am to 3:30pm.

 

 

June 2023

Notice of road closure on B4451 Gaydon Road, near Southam

Phase 1: 13 June to 14 June, then 26 June to 27 June 2023. (please refer to Map 1).

Phase 2: 15 June to 16 June, then 29 June to 30 June 2023 from 9:30amto 3:30pm. (please refer to Map 2).

July 2023
 
Advance warning of traffic management near Southam – traffic Lights on the A425 Leamington Road
 
• Traffic lights will be in place on the A425 Leamington Road from 10-28 July 2023.
• The lights will be during daytime hours 8am – 6pm. 

May 2023

Notice of road closure and traffic lights, A423, Southam

two-way and three-way traffic lights installed on the A423 Banbury Road, from Monday 22 May to Saturday 17 June 2023, 24 hours a day

 

May 2023

Notice of public right of way diversion K29, Kenilworth

The diversion will be in place from 15 May 2023 to 31 December  2025.

 

May 2023

Upcoming works Spring and Summer 2023 – News letter.

 

 

May 2023

Notice of traffic management,
B4451 Kineton Road, Southam

Four-way traffic lights will be in place, from Wednesday 3 May to Thursday 4 May 2023 8.00am to 5.30pm

May 2023

Notice of road closure Coventry Road(A429), Kenilworth

The full road closure will be in place 2 and 3 May from 9.30am to 3.30pm, off peak hours

May 2023

Notice of temporary traffic lights Welsh Road, and Ridgeway Lane junction, Leamington Spa

Bat Surveys will take place on the 13 May from 9.30am to 13.30pm

May 2023

Notice of road closure Leicester Lane (A445), Cubbington

The full road closure will be in place 4 and 5 May between 9.30am and 3.30pm, off peak hours. 

 

 

May 2023

Notice of road closure;
Ridgeway Lane near Ufton

The closure will be in place from 8pm to 6am on 15 and 16 of May

 

 

April 2023

Notice of temporary traffic
lights on B4455, Fosse Way

The works will take place from 17 to 21 April 2023, with the temporary
traffic lights operating from 9.30am to 3.30pm, to reduce disruption the
traffic, the lights will be switched off during peak hours.

April 2023

Rugby Road, Cubbington

Utility works adjustments around Rugby Road

Phase one: 24 to 28 April 2023 – Full closure of Rugby Road from 8am to 6pm, with overnight two-way temporary traffic lights in place.
Phase two: 8 May to 19 May 2023 – Full closure of Rugby Road 8am to 6pm, with overnight and weekend 

April 2023

A46 Kenilworth Bypass, overnight lane closures

Works to install temporary
safety barriers along the A46 Kenilworth Bypass on        12 April and 13 April 2023.
Time – 8pm to 6am

 

 

April 2023

Notice of traffic management, A423, Southam

A section of the A423 Banbury Road will have traffic lights in place from Tuesday 11 April to Friday 28 April 2023, between 8am and 5pm.

The layby located on the northbound side of the A423 will also be permanently closed from Tuesday 11 April 2023.

January 2023

Notice of upcoming works, A425, Southam

Works will be carried out between 16January 2023        and 17 February 2023.

To carry out these works safely, single lane closures with temporarytraffic lights and one overnight full closure   will be required.

January 2023

Temporary traffic lights on Crackley Lane, Kenilworth

The plant crossing will remain in place until the end of 2024 to allow our construction works to operate without impacting local journey times in the area.
Two-way temporary traffic lights will be in place on Crackley Lane on 3 January 2023 24/7.

January 2023

 Traffic management,
Welsh Road, Leamington Spa

Two-way temporary traffic lights will be in place from 26 January 2023, between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm. The traffic lights will not be in operation outside of these hours

January 2023

Notice of road closure, Rugby Road, Cubbington

 

A section of Rugby Road will be closed from 9 January 2023 to 3 February 2023 to minimize disruption to peak traffic

January 2023

Notice of full road closure, Hunningham Road, Offchurch

A full road closure will be in place to ensure the works can be carried out safely. A full closure will be in place, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from 9 January 2023 to 13 January 2023

January 2023

 

Notice of M42 M6 eastbound link
road overnight closure and
diversion on 27 January 2023 

December 2022/ January 2023

Closure of the M42 (Junctions 10 to 9) 

  • Southbound carriageway closure (Junctions 10 to 9) – from 9pm on Friday 23 December 2022 to 5am Tuesday 3 January 2023.
  • Northbound carriageway closure (Junctions 9 to 10) – from 5pm Saturday 24 December 2022 to 5 am Tuesday 3 January 2023.

January 2023

Notice of temporary road closure, Ladbroke Hill Lane

A section of Ladbroke Hill Lane will be closed from Wednesday 4 January to Friday 6 January 2023, between 9am and 3pm. Traffic lights
will be in place along a section of the A423 in this area to enable the works to take place.

December 2023

Updated notice of survey monitoring – Bascote Heath Road, Southam

Updated notice that the date for the temporary traffic lights are planned now to be in operation one day every fortnight until 30 November 2024, along Bascote Heath Road, Southam.

October/ November 2022

Ladbroke, Southam

In preparation for the construction of the Banbury Road Overbridge we will be carrying out various works along the A423, between Ladbroke and Southam, throughout November.

November 2022

Stoneleigh

To complete pavement works along Stoneleigh Road, we will need to install two way temporary traffic lights which will be in operation between the hours of 9.30am and 3.30pm

November/December 2022

Kineton

To carry out Topographical surveys and utility trial holes, the B4451 Kineton Road will be closed overnight, 9.00pm to 6.00am, from Monday 28 November to Saturday 3 December 2022

24th October 2022

Occasional, temporary off peak single
lane closures, October and November
2022

22nd October 2022

Closure Dalehouse Lane

Line marking works will take place. Speed limit reduction and road closure

25th October 2022

Temporary traffic lights Fosse Way, Offchurch

Drainage surveys will take place on Fosse Way – 9.30am – 3.30pm.

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