Roadworks and traffic

Traffic updates

Week beginning 24 April 2017

Each week we publish information on scheduled road maintenance that may cause traffic delays over the following seven days. You can get individual updates on each road from the London register of roadworks.


High impact

Kingston Road, New Malden

  • new drainage connection from development
  • no. 171/173 Kingston Road (between Dunbar Road and Beresford Road)
  • two way temporary traffic signals
  • Tuesday 18 April to 2 May 2017

Kingston Hill, Kingston

  • Thames Water trunk main repair
  • Crescent Road closed, with local diversion
  • two way traffic maintained 
  • Tuesday 18 April to 25 April 2017

Coombe Road, Kingston

  • kerb line and footway works
  • from junction with Cobham Road to Chatham Road
  • Monday 20 March to 22 May 2017

Dolphin Street, Kingston

  • road closure near the junction with Fife Road
  • Sunday 23 April 2017 from 6pm until Monday 24 April 5am
  • crane operation to replace air conditioning units on the roof of the Bentalls Centre

Wood Street, Kingston

  • lane closure
  • beside the Bentalls Centre
  • reconstructing kerbline and improving cycle path
  • 10 to 24 April 2017
  • works 9.30am to 3:30pm

Kingston Hill, Kingston

  • temporary traffic signals
  • at the junction with Wolverton Avenue
  • sewer repair by Thames Water
  • 24 April to 5 May 2017
  • working at night from 8pm to 6am

Medium impact

Wolverton Avenue, Kingston

  • road closure at the junction with Kingston Hill
  • sewer works by Thames Water
  • 24 April to 5 May 2017
  • working at night from 8pm to 6am

Wood Street, Kingston

  • lane closure
  • outside Bentalls
  • Sunday 30 April 2017
  • carriageway works by Thames Water

Low impact

Laburnum Grove, New Malden

  • Virgin Media clearing duct blockages in carriageway
  • road closure with local diversion
  • Monday 25 April to 27 April 2017

Wood Street and Kingsgate Road

  • closure of the footbridge from Kingston Station to Down Hall Road
  • trial hole investigations of the bridge supports
  • 18 April to 2 May 2017
  • pedestrian and cyclist diversions via the crossing at the station, Fife Road, Wood Street and the crossing at the junction with Steadfast Road

Grove Lane, Kingston

  • temporary signals
  • junction with Fassett Road
  • 24 to 27 April 2017
  • laying ducts in the carriageway by BT Openreach

Long term activities

Fairfield North, Kingston

  • footway closure in Fairfield North between Wheatfield Way and rear of no.50 Old London Road
  • outside lane closure (lane 3) turning right onto Wheatfield Way
  • off peak hours only  9.30am to 4pm
  • erected and removed as required
  • to enable safe working and deliveries to new development
  • Tuesday 31 May 2016 for approximately 12 months

Arundel Road, Kingston

  • Southern Gas Networks
  • mains and services replacement
  • footway closures and some carriageway impact
  • Monday 23 January to 20 April 2017

Douglas Road, Kingston

  • 20 February to 24 April 2017
  • King Henrys Road to Charter Road
  • junction of Waters Road
  • Southern Gas Networks mains and services replacement
  • works on both footways, verge and carriageway
  • footway closures pedestrian diversions