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Oxfordshire: The road closures you need to know this week

Byoxfordnewspaper

Sep 13, 2022

There are a number of road works drivers need to be aware of this week.

Moderate delays are expected across the county, as motorists face moderate delays of between 10 and 30 minutes.

National Highways is responsible for maintaining motorways and major A-roads, so closures of smaller roads will not be included in their schedule.

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The latest expected works list, with notes from National Highways, shows the closures which are due to start this week:

Oxford

• A34, from 8pm September 9 to 6am September 13, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound and southbound, Botley to Kidlington, Lane closures for barrier works.

• A34, from 8pm June 1 2022 to 6am March 31 2023, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound and southbound, Peartree Interchange, major works advance warning signage only for Oxfordshire County Council works.

• A34, from 6am August 1 2022 to 11.59pm July 20 2023, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound and southbound, Peartree Interchange, Lane closures on the exit slips for Oxfordshire County Council works.

And a further four closures will begin over the next seven days:

• A34, from 8pm September 12 to 6am September 13, moderate delays (10-30 minutes): A34 northbound, Botley to Peartree, carriageway closure for resurfacing, diversion via local authority network.

• A34, from 8pm September 13 to 6am September 14, moderate delays (10-30 minutes): A34 southbound, Peartree to Botley, carriageway closure for resurfacing, diversion via local authority network.

• A34, from 8am September 15 to 8pm September 18, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34, Blenheim Horse trials Blenheim Palace.

• A34, from 8pm September 26 to 6am September 29, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound, Hinksey Hill to Botley, Lane closure for Oxfordshire County Council works, diversion via National Highways and local authority Network.

South Oxfordshire

• M40, from 7pm September 12 to 7am September 17, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 8 Oxford Spur, mobile lane closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 7pm September 12 to 7am September 17, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 8 Oxford Spur, mobile lane closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9pm September 13 to 6am September 14, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 7 to junction 6, Lane closure for maintenance works,.

• M40, from 9pm September 13 to 6am September 14, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 6 to junction 7, Lane closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9pm September 16 to 6am September 17, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 9 to junction 8a, Lane closures for maintenance works.

• M40, from 8pm September 17 to 6am September 18, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 8a, entry slip road closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 8pm September 17 to 6am September 18, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 8a, exit slip road closure for maintenance works.

• A34, from 8pm September 19 to 6am October 8, moderate delays (10-30 minutes): A34 northbound, Peartree to M40, junction 9, carriageway closure for resurfacing works.

• M40, from 9pm September 23 to 6am September 24, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 9 to junction 8a, Lane closures for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9.30pm September 26 to 6am September 27, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 8a, entry slip road closure for maintenance works, diversion via National Highways network.

• M40, from 9.30pm September 26 to 6am September 27, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 7 to junction 9, Lane closures for maintenance works.

West Oxfordshire

• M40, from 9.30pm September 18 to 6am September 19, moderate delays (10-30 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 10, entry slip road closure for maintenance work, diversion via National Highways network.

Cherwell

• M40, from 9pm September 11 to 6am September 12, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 10 to junction 9, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• A34, from 8pm August 30 to 6am September 16, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 southbound, Weston on the Green, slip road and lane closures for signage repairs, diversion via National Highways network.

• A34, from 6am August 1 2022 to 11.59pm July 20 2023, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound and southbound, Peartree Interchange, Lane closures on the exit slips for Oxfordshire County Council works.

And a further 19 closures will begin over the next seven days:

• M40, from 6am September 12 to 6pm September 14, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 12 to junction 11, Lane closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 7pm September 12 to 7am September 17, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 3 to junction 15, mobile lane closure for maintenance works.

• A43, from 8pm September 12 to 6am September 15, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A43 northbound and southbound, Ardley to Brackley, Lane closures due to maintenance works.

• A34, from 8pm September 12 to 6am September 23, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound, Weston on the Green to M40, Lane closures for road markings work.

• M40, from 9.30pm September 12 to 6am September 13, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 12 to junction 11, Lane closures for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9.30pm September 12 to 6am September 13, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 11 to junction 12, Lane closures for maintenance works.

• A34, from 8am September 15 to 8pm September 18, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34, Blenheim Horse trials Blenheim Palace.

• M40, from 9pm September 15 to 6am September 16, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 11 to junction 12, Lane closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9pm September 16 to 6am September 17, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 12 to junction 11, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9pm September 17 to 6am September 18, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 10 to junction 9, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9pm September 18 to 6am September 19, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 11 to junction 9, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9.30pm September 18 to 6am September 19, moderate delays (10-30 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 10, entry slip road closure for maintenance work, diversion via National Highways network.

• M40, from 9pm September 19 to 6am September 20, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 11 to junction 10, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9pm September 22 to 6am September 23, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 12 to junction 11, Lane closures for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9pm September 22 to 6am September 23, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 9 to junction 8a, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9pm September 22 to 5am September 23, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 10 to junction 9, Lane closure for maintenance works.

• M40, from 9pm September 24 to 6am September 25, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 12 to junction 11, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9pm September 25 to 6am September 26, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 southbound, junction 9 to junction 8a, Lane closures due to maintenance work.

• M40, from 9.30pm September 26 to 6am September 27, slight delays (under 10 minutes): M40 northbound, junction 8a, exit slip road closure for maintenance works, diversion via National Highways network.

Vale of White Horse

• A34, from 8pm September 19 to 6am September 21, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 southbound, Marcham, slip road and lane closures for barrier repairs, diversion via National Highways network.

• A34, from 8pm September 26 to 6am September 29, slight delays (under 10 minutes): A34 northbound, Hinksey Hill to Botley, Lane closure for Oxfordshire County Council works, diversion via National Highways and local authority Network.

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This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

You can get in touch with her by emailing: sophie.perry@newsquest.co.uk

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