EMERGENCY CLOSURE

REOPENED: NEWPORT TO CARISBROOKE ROAD TO BE CLOSED FOR EMERGENCY WORKS

Carisbrooke Road – the main road connecting Newport with Carisbrooke – is to be closed from 18:30 tonight (Monday).

Dyno Rod are set to carry out emergency works to a sewer connection outside number 83, resulting in the road – more commonly known as The Mall – being closed in both directions.

The closure will be in force for a length of 179 metres between Bedford Row and Trafalgar Road.

The diversion will affect Trafalgar Road, New Street, High Street, Pyle Street and West Street.

UPDATE – The road is expected to remain closed overnight and into rush hour tomorrow morning.

UPDATE TUESDAY – The road remains closed this morning. Motorists should allow extra travel time.

UPDATE THURSDAY @ 13:42 – Carisbrooke Road/The Mall has now re-opened in both directions.


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