Monday, July 22, 2019

Traffic and Travel

Improving safety on Ferndale Road

Construction work on three corners of the junction between Ferndale Road, Whitehouse Road and St Mary's Grove to create a four-way pedestrian crossing, has...

New footbridge at Wichelstowe is officially open

A footbridge that connects Waitrose to the new Hall and Woodhouse pub at Wichelstowe was officially opened today.

The bridge, which measures 35m in length...

Upgrading Mannington Roundabout

A temporary 30mph speed limit along Great Western Way (towards Junction 16 of the M4) and narrowed lanes either side of Mannington Retail Park...

south Marston

Motorists heading east should avoid M4

The M4 Eastbound is at a standstill for around five miles between junctions 15 and 13 after a number of accidents this morning.

Emergency services...

breaking

A419 closed at Blunsdon

Motorists are being advised to avoid the A419 at Blunsdon as police are dealing with an incident.
It is understood...

Greenmeadow

Police appeal for witnesses after pedestrian hit by car in Commercial Road

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information following a collision involving a car and pedestrian in Swindon.

The incident happened at...

south Marston

A419 closed at M4 after lorry overturns

Motorists are advised to expect delays this morning after the A419 has been closed between the M4 roundabout and...

Wellington Street now open as final touches are made to regeneration project

Wellington Street has been transformed into a welcoming thoroughfare to the town centre.

The project is one of the Council’s...

Reducing traffic on Mannington Roundabout

From Monday, 17 June Swindon Borough Council's Highways team will begin the final phase of the Mannington Roundabout improvements....

Update on the ongoing work in Wellington Street

The newly paved footpaths are expected to be completed in the next few weeks and the new street lights...

A419

Update on yesterday’s serious collision at Lushill

Sadly, Police have just confirmed that the woman involved in the collision in north Swindon yesterday has died from...

Greenmeadow

Police appeal for witnesses after motorcyclist is seriously injured

Wiltshire are appealing for information after a woman was seriously injured in a road traffic collision north of Swindon...

A419

A419 northbound closed at Commonhead roundabout **UPDATED**

**UPDATE 2.35pm ** The road is now fully open.
Police have closed the A419 northbound between the Commonhead and White...

Traffic misery on Great Western Way

Motorists are advised to avoid Great Western Way heading west from Bruce Street Bridges as roadworks cause major delays.

As...