Current Road Works
Details of current road works are shown on an interactive map, by changing the date filter it is also possible to see all works planned for the next 2 weeks and the next 12 months. By clicking on the icons information is available regarding details of the work including dates and who is responsible. For more information regarding individual works please contact the named organisation, e.g SGN, BT, Wessex Water.
HATCHPOND ROAD – EASTBOUND LANE CLOSURE AND FOOTWAY CLOSURE ON THE SOUTHERN SIDE. From the entrance of Lidl Supermarket to the junction with Nuffield Road. Monday 9 November 2015 until Friday 18 December 2015. This lane and footway closure is required for water mains replacement. If you have any queries please contact Mr Marler on Tel. No. 07881 269717.
Closure of LULWORTHY AVENUE/ASHMORE AVENUE (for approximately 20 metres either side of the level crossing). Sunday 15 November 2015 from 7.45am until 4pm. This closure is required by Network Rail for road lining and road surface maintenance at the level crossing. If you have any queries please contact Mr Adam Beckett, Tel. No. 01202 322485.
OLD WAREHAM ROAD - ROAD CLOSURE. From 7pm on Friday 20 November 2015 until 7am on Saturday 21 November 2015. The point of closure will be approx. 580m from the Yarrow Road Junction to the junction of Wessex Trading Estate. A diversion will be signed. This closure is required by Southern Gas Network for a mains connection for the new Audi development. If you have any queries please contact Mr C Dedman, Southern Gas Network, Tel. No. 07836 364648.
OLD WAREHAM ROAD – WESTBOUND LANE CLOSURE AND FOOTWAY CLOSURE ON THE SOUTHERN SIDE. Monday 23 November 2015 until Monday 11 January 2016. The point of closure will be 65m west of the access to Wessex Trade Centre for a length of 170m up to the entrance to Jordans/Ryvita.Access to Wessex Trade Centre and Chalwyn Industrial Estate will be unaffected. A diversion will be signed. This lane closure and footway closure is required for road improvement. If you have any queries please contact Street Scene – Tel. No. 01202 262213.
EMERGENCY CLOSURE OF UPPLEBY ROAD (between Crest Road and Phyldon Road). Please note that Wessex Water have closed the above section of road due to a collapsed sewer. It is anticipated that this closure will be in place until Friday evening (6 November 2015).
If you have any queries please contact Mr R White, Tel. No. 07971 945041
POOLE LIFTING BRIDGE - From 10pm on Tuesday 24 November 2015 until 5am on Wednesday 25 November 2015. The closure is required for realignment of the Bridge Lifting Leaves. Subject to how the works proceed a further closure maybe necessary and this will take place From 10pm on Tuesday 1 December 2015 until 5am on Wednesday 2 December 2015. If you have any queries please contact Transportation Services, Tel. No. 01202 262000.
FOREST ROAD between its junctions with Motcombe Road - TUESDAY 24 NOVEMBER UNTIL 8 DECEMBER 2015. This closure is required for a foul sewer connection. If you require further information please contact Mr R Martin on Tel. No. 01202 611211.
NORTH LODGE ROAD between the junctions of Lodge Close and Parkstone Avenue. SUNDAY 29 NOVEMBER 2015 from 9am until 5pm. This closure is required for replacement of lit bridge height signs on the north and south elevations of the bridge. If you require further information please contact Mr S Norcliffe, Tel No 01202 262011.
CLOSURE of Lulworth Avenue/Ashmore Avenue (for approximately 20 metres either side of the level crossing. This coming Sunday 15 November 2015 from 7.45am until 4pm. This closure is required by Network Rail for road lining and road surface maintenance at the level crossing. If you have any queries please contact Mr Adam Beckett, Tel. No. 01202 322485.
TWIN SAILS BRIDGE
FROM 10PM ON TUESDAY 8 DECEMBER UNTIL THE FIRST SCHEDULED LIFT AT 5.30AM ON WEDNESDAY 9 DECEMBER 2015 - The closure is required for inspection and test lifts to be undertaken. If you have any queries please contact Mr J Rice, Tel. No. 01202 262111.
SALTERNS ROAD (between the junctions of Wessex Road and Commercial Road). FROM 8PM ON TUESDAY 8 DECEMBER UNTIL 7AM ON WEDNESDAY 9 DECEMBER 2015. The No Entry and One Way Restrictions will be temporarily revoked during the period of work. The closure is required for a sewer connection. If you have any queries please contact Wessex Water on Tel No. 0345 600 4 600.
CHURCH STREET (between St James’s Church and the Church Hall). SATURDAY 12 DECEMBER 2015 FROM 9AM UNTIL 5PM. The closure is required for a Christmas Community Event. If you have any queries please contact Mrs G Tripp, Tel. No. 01202 682849.
FLAGHEAD ROAD (AT ITS JUNCTION WITH BESSBOROUGH AND CLIFF DRIVE). TUESDAY 15 DECEMBER UNTIL WEDNESDAY 16 DECEMBER 2015. The closure is required for a crane lift and the erection of a crane tower).
(If due to adverse weather conditions the crane lift is unable to take place then the alternative dates are Tuesday 22nd December until Wednesday 23rd December or Tuesday 12 January until Wednesday 13 January 2016). If you have any queries please contact Baldwins Crane Hire Ltd, Tel. No. 01923 776767.
DANECOURT ROAD (from junction of Ringwood Road to Danecourt Close). MONDAY 4 JANUARY UNTIL WEDNESDAY 20 JANUARY 2016. The closure is required for the relaying of gas mains and services. If you have any queries please contact Southern Gas, Tel. No. 0800 912 1700.
WESTERN ROAD (from opposite No. 37 Western Road to its junction with Leicester Road). MONDAY 4 JANUARY 2016 UNTIL MONDAY 18 JANUARY 2016. The closure is required for a gas mains connection. If you have any queries please contact Ms R Dean, Southern Gas Network, Tel. No. 01202 580581.
BROWNSEA VIEW AVENUE (from its junction with Sandbanks Road to outside No. 1). MONDAY 11 JANUARY 2016 UNTIL FRIDAY 29 JANUARY 2016. The closure is required for essential repairs to the sewer. If you have any queries please contact Mr R White, Wessex Water, Tel. No. 03456 004600.
CHRISTMAS EVENTS ON THE HIGHWAY
29 November 2015
Poole Quay from the High Street to Thistle Hotel. Fisherman’s Road. Old Orchard from Pottery Roundabout to junction with the High Street. Lower High Street (from Old Orchard) to The Quay.
9am to Noon
Christmas on The Quay
6 December 2015
Poole Quay from High Street to Old Orchard
3.30pm to 8.30pm
10 December 2015
Lower High Streetfrom the junction with Old Orchard to Sarum Street, Thames Street, Church Street and Market Street and New Street
6pm to 9pm
5 December 2015
Story Lane and Broadway Service Road
Kirkway, Ridgeway, Lower Blandford Road, Dunyeats Road, Tudor Road, Macauley Road.
9am until 4pm
Closed from approx
1 pm for a brief period whilst the parade passes
Roads that will be closed for special events can be seen on the 'Special Events 2015' download available on the right of this page.