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Emergency diversion route for HGVs using Cot Hill

An emergency diversion route is being put in place for large goods vehicles using Cot Hill in Plympton after a safety inspection identified concerns over the strength of the rail bridge. Plymouth City Council has imposed an emergency ban on vehicles over 7.5 tonnes on the west bridge – heading north bound towards Plymouth Road […]

Temporary closure of turning into Lanhydrock Road

The right-hand turning from Embankment Road into Lanhydrock Road is being temporarily closed while emergency gas works are carried out by Wales and West. This is to alleviate congestion caused by traffic queuing attempting to turn right, which is also creating tailbacks on the inbound side of the road. Motorists needing to get to St Judes […]

Emergency repairs on Embankment Road

Part of Embankment Road is being closed due to a large hole that has opened up on the outbound side (outside Glendinnings). Traffic will be allowed around the repair works but at a very slow speed, which will inevitably cause delays. If the temporary repair does not work a full closure will be implemented in […]