Leeds Inner Ring Road closed this weekend for tunnel works

The Leeds Inner Ring Road will be closed this weekend as work continues to strengthen the Woodhouse Tunnel.

Friday, 29th January 2016, 12:14 pm
Updated Friday, 29th January 2016, 12:19 pm
The Woodhouse Tunnel on the Leeds Inner Ring Road.

As part of the ongoing essential maintenance work being carried out on the Inner Ring Road A58(M), a series of complete overnight and daytime partial closures will allow work to be carried out safely.

These are the scheduled roadworks from tonight (Friday) until Monday evening.

Both tunnels will be closed from 7pm on Friday, January 29 until 8am tomorrow.

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The eastbound tunnel will be closed and there will be contraflow (two-way traffic) in westbound tunnel from 8am to 7pm tomorrow.

Both tunnels will be closed from 7pm on Saturday until 10am on Sunday, January 31.

The eastbound tunnel will be closed and there will be contraflow (two-way traffic) in westbound tunnel from 10am to 7pm on Sunday.

Both tunnels will be closed from 7pm on Sunday until 6am on Monday, February 1.

On Monday both tunnels will be open as normal until 7pm.

Woodhouse Tunnel will continue to be closed overnight in both directions every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 7pm until 6am the next morning.

Work is expected to be completed in March 2016

Traffic will be diverted during the full closure periods, with signs in place redirecting road users.