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Overnight weekend roadworks planned for M62
Overnight weekend carriageway closures will take place on the M62 between junction 26 at Chain Bar and 27 at Gildersome to allow the Highways Agency to carry out essential bridge repairs.
Work will begin on Brecks Bridge on August 30 and take place each weekend until September 22.
The westbound carriageway will be closed between junction 26 and 27, from 8.30pm until 5am on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, on the two weekends of August 30 and September 6. The eastbound carriageway will be closed from 8.30pm until 5am on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, on the two weekends of September 13 and 20 .