Road works, closures and diversions

Major new works

Neasden Lane Road closure for bridge inspection outside Neasden Station – 29 October 2017 – 9.30am to 3.30pm

Network Rail are required to undertake a bridge inspection on Neasden Lane outside Neasden Station, unfortunately this will require a full road closure of Neasden Lane.

Neasden Lane will be closed on Sunday 29th October from 09:30 until 15:30, traffic will be diverted via Dudden Hill Lane and High Road, Willesden, a signed diversion will be in place at all times.

To mitigate the impact on traffic both Dudden Hill Lane and High Road, Willesden, will be kept free from any planned road works on that day.

Route 297 towards Ealing Broadway

From Pound Lane, right High Road, left Dudden Hill Lane, line of route.

Route 297 towards Willesden

From Dudden Hill Lane (Dollis Hill Lane), ahead Dudden Hill Lane, right High Road, left Pound Lane, line of route.

Urgent Sewer Works - Kilburn Lane - Road closed from Harrow Road to Regent Street - Thames Water – 11 October 2017 until 31 October 2017

Kilburn Lane has been closed by Thames Water for urgent Sewer Repair works from Regent Street to Harrow Road. This section of carriageway falls under Westminster's control but there will be a significant impact to traffic in the area. Regent Street has also been closed to prevent traffic gridlock in the area.

Kilburn Lane was closed on 11 October and is scheduled to reopen on 31 October but officers from Westminster and Brent Council will be working with Thames Water to reduce the duration of these works.

A signed diversion will be in place for the duration of the works.

Buses will be diverted as follows:

Route 28 towards Kensal Rise

From Great Western Road at the junction with Harrow Road, right Harrow Road, left Chippenham Road, right Shirland Road, left Kilburn Park Road, left Carlton Vale, ahead Kilburn lane, ahead Banister Road, right Chamberlayne Road to line of route.

Route 52 towards Willesden Garage

From Ladbroke Grove at the junction with Harrow Road; left Harrow Road, right Wrottesley Road, ahead All Souls Ave, left Chamberlayne Road, line of route.

Route 316 to Cricklewood Garage

From Ladbroke Grove at the junction with Harrow Road; right Harrow Road, left Chippenham Road, right Shirland Road, left Kilburn Park Road, left Carlton Vale to line of route.

Route 452 towards Kensal Rise

From Ladbroke Grove at the junction with Harrow Road; left Harrow Road, right Wrottesley Road, ahead All Souls Ave, right Doyle Gardens, ahead Liddell Gardens, right Chamberlayne Road, right Station Approach, line of route.

Route 28 towards Wandsworth

From Chamberlayne Road at the junction with Banister Road; left Banister Road, ahead Kilburn Lane, left Premier Corner, right Salusbury Road, left Carlton Vale, right Kilburn Park Road, left Shirland Road, right Elgin Avenue, ahead Great Western Road to line of route.

Route 52 towards Victoria

From Chamberlayne Road at the junction with Banister Road; left Banister Road, ahead Kilburn Lane, left Premier Corner, right Salusbury Road, left Carlton Vale, right Kilburn Park Road, left Shirland Road, right Elgin Avenue, left Chippenham Road, right Harrow Road, left Ladbroke Grove to line of route.

Route 316 to White City

From Kilburn Park Road at Carlton Vale; ahead Kilburn Park Road, left Shirland Road, right Elgin Avenue, left Chippenham Road, right Harrow Road, left Ladbroke Grove to line of route.

Route 452 towards Wandsworth

From Chamberlayne Road at the junction with Banister Road; left Banister Road, ahead Kilburn Lane, left Premier Corner, right Salusbury Road, left Carlton Vale, right Kilburn Park Road, left Shirland Road, right Elgin Avenue, left Chippenham Road, right Harrow Road, left Ladbroke Grove to line of route.

Gas Works - Brondesbury Park Road closure from High Road to Newman Close - 9 October 2017 - 12 November 2017

Cadent need to complete their Gas main renewal works on Brondesbury Park between the junction of High Road, Willesden, and Newman Close, works are programmed to commence on 9th October and will be complete by 12 November 2017.

Unfortunately, Brondesbury Park will need to be closed to traffic in both directions from High Road, Willesden to Newman Close for the duration of the scheme to safely complete these works.

There will be a significant impact on traffic in the area, especially in peak times but a signed diversion will be in place for the duration of the closure.

Buses will be diverted as follows:

  • Route 52 towards Willesden Garage - From Chamberlayne Road, left Donnington Road, right Harlesden Road, ahead Pound Lane, line of route.
  • Route 52 towards Victoria - From Willesden Garage, left Pound Lane, ahead Harlesden Road, left Donnington Road, right Chamberlayne Road, line of route.
  • Route 302 towards Mill Hill Broadway - From Chamberlayne Road, left Donnington Road, right Harlesden Road, ahead Pound Lane, right High Road, left Dudden Hill Lane, line of route.
  • Route 302 towards Kensal Rise - From Dudden Hill Lane, right High Road, left Pound Lane, ahead Harlesden Road, left Donnington Road, right Chamberlayne Road, line of route.

Buses are to serve all stops on diversion.

TfL Major Road Works on The Hanger Lane Gyratory System – 21 September 2017 to 8 November 2017

Major works are being undertaken by Transport for London (TfL) on the Hanger Lane Gyratory System between Thursday 21 September and Wednesday 8 November 2017. These works will include carriageway resurfacing, from 22:00 to 05:00. These times have been agreed by London Borough of Ealing.

These works are planned to occur overnight during the week from Sunday to Thursday between 22:00 and 05:00.

To minimise disruption, the works will be in collaboration with Thames Water who are completing their own works in the area.

The following temporary changes are planned:

DATES IMPACT TIMES
21 - 25 September No access to the Hanger Lane Gyratory from the westbound A40 Western Avenue from central London.


22:00 to 05:00 the following morning 





26 - 17 September No access to the southbound A406 Hanger Lane towards Ealing from Hanger Lane Gyratory
2 - 3 October No access to the Hanger Lane Gyratory from the northbound A406 Hanger Lane from Ealing
4 October No access to the A40 Western Avenue towards Oxford and Uxbridge from the Hanger Lane Gyratory
6 - 9 October No access to the Hanger Lane Gyratory from the eastbound A40 Western Avenue from Oxford and Uxbridge
10 - 11 October No to access to the northbound A4005 Ealing Road towards Sudbury and Alperton, from Hanger Lane gyratory
12 - 13 October No access to access the Hanger Lane gyratory from the southbound A4005 Ealing Road, coming from Sudbury and Alperton
16 - 20 October A lane closure will be in place on Hanger Lane gyratory 
- Lane closures on the A406 westbound from Neasden 
- Lane closures on the A4005 Hanger Lane, coming from Sudbury and Alperton 
23 - 25 October No access or exit to or from the Hanger Lane gyratory at the junction with Twyford Abbey Road. Local diversions will be in place to ensure access to Twyford Abbey Road.
30 - 31 October No access to the eastbound A40 Western Avenue towards central London, from Hanger Lane gyratory 

TfL will have a signed diversion route in place during these times. To mitigate the effect on Brent’s network, all works were possible will be cleared to maximise traffic flow along the diversion routes.

For more information on these works please visit the TfL’s website.

Major Road Works – Edgware Road junction with Dollis Hill Lane – 26 June 2017 to 4 December 2017

There is a large development on Barnet’s side of Edgware Road opposite the junction of Dollis Hill Lane. The new permanent access to the development will be signal controlled and incorporated into the existing signals, three way junction into a four way junction, these section 278 works will be undertaken by Conway Aecom.

The impact to the Edgware Road is significant, currently there are two running lanes in each direction but for the duration of these works, there will only be one lane in each direction. Vehicles will be prohibited from turning right from Edgware Road onto Dollis Hill Lane and turning left from Dollis Hill Lane onto Edgware Road from. There will also be a series of night time closure from10:00 to 05:00 on Dollis Hill Lane, Dollis Hill Avenue and Oxgate Gardens but a suitable diversion will be signed at all times.

There will be a severe impact on traffic, especially at peak times, if possible please avoid the area.

 

Current and planned road works, road closures and events in Brent

Applying for a road closure

Depending on the type of request a site meeting is usually needed to then issue a traffic regulation order. This involves the person or company applying, a representative of the council, the Metropolitan Police and, if the road closure is on a bus route, the bus operators.

Play Streets - close your road for children to play

We have a scheme called Play Streets to make it easy for you and your neighbours to close your residential road for to allow all the children on the road to safely play outside. Find out more

Road closure for works

For companies, the cost of providing a legal notice for emergency works is £1,150 and the cost of providing a temporary Traffic Management Order with effect from Monday 5 June 2017 has increased from £2,150 to £2,250. This will apply to all new applications received from this date onwards.

To find out more contact us on 020 8937 5600 or email transportation@brent.gov.uk

Road closure for an event

If you are applying for a closure for an event such as a street party view our organising events page for advice.

Once the Borough Safety Advisory Group (BSAG) has approved the event we will require a minimum of eight week's notice before the event to carry out the required legal procedures.

To find out more contact us on 020 8937 5600 or email network.management@brent.gov.uk

Applying for streetworks

A private streetworks licence is required for members of the public or businesses to undertake works that involve digging up or altering a pavement or road.

Information about, and application form for, a streetworks licence

Temporary traffic orders

Diversions

If a closure is required a diversion route may need to be signed to assist traffic to find a suitable way around the closure and to minimise disruption.

The cost of installing, maintaining and removing diversion route signing is usually the responsibility of those organising the work. The cost will vary depending on the type of work.

The minimum notice period is ten weeks. In all cases the diversion must be agreed in advance with us and the police.