West Mids Summer Slow Down

In addition to the ongoing works on the M6, at Paradise Birmingham and the Tollbar Island in Coventry, there are even more works taking advantage of the schools' summer break.

Works taking place this summer:


Phase one: High Street closed between Sedgley Road West and the Canal Bridge from July 20 to August 9.

Phase two: Owen Street and Albion Street will have three-way temporary traffic lights from 7am to 7pm with side road closures in Brick Kiln Street and Wood Street from August 10 to 23.

Phase three: Owen Street and High Street, with one way traffic only between Wood Street and Sedgley Road West from August 24 to September 11


A4148 Bescot Road Northbound closed due to roadworks between Wallows Lane and A4038 Darlaston Road / Wednesbury Road. That's heading from the M6 towards the town centre.


A4124 Lichfield Road Westbound closed due to roadworks between Apex Road and B4154 Norton Road. Will affect you if you're heading from Brownhills towards Pelsall.


A429 Kenilworth Road in both directions closed due to sewer works between Gibbet Hill Road (Coventry) and Common Lane (Kenilworth). Expected to reopen 28th September


A448 Bromsgrove Highway closed due to roadworks at A4189 Warwick Highway. Expected to reopen 7th August.