Grove road, Hitchin

We're carrying out maintenance works on Grove Road, Hitchin, between the junctions with Nightingale Road and Woolgrove Road. These works involve carriageway reconstruction, resurfacing and drainage works. Works are due to start on Monday 6 August 2018 and will last for approximately 5 weeks. 

What is happening?

Grove Road:

  • From 9.30am on 6 August  - 10 August at 4pm, we will be installing new gullies and repairs to the existing drainage system, 24 hours a day.
  • From 4pm on 10 August - 16 August at 8pm, there will be no works and Grove Road will be open. 

  • From 8pm on 16 August - 21 August at 5am, we will be carrying out carriageway reconstruction works, 24 hours a day.
  • 21 August, 5am - 8pm, there will be no works and Grove Road will be open.

  • From 8pm on 21 August - 22 August at 5am, we will be carrying out carriageway resurfacing works.
  • From 5am on 22 August - 23 August at 8pm, there will be no works and Grove Road will be open.
  • From 8pm on 23 August - 28 August at 5am, we will be carrying out carriageway reconstruction works, 24 hours a day.
  • 28 August, 5am - 8pm, there will be no works and Grove Road will be open.
  • From 8pm on 30 August - 4 September at 5am, we will be carrying out carriageway reconstruction work, 24 hours a day.
  • From 8pm on 4 September - 8 September at 5am only, we will be carrying out carriageway resurfacing works.

Bedford Road roundabout

  • From 8pm on 23 August - 25 August at 5am only, we will be carrying out carriageway resurfacing  works.

Nightingale road roundabout:

  • From 8pm on 28 August - 31 August at 5am only, we will be carrying out carriageway resurfacing  works.
    Please note during these works there wll be no access to Grove Road as we will also be resurfacing the Grove Road and Nightingale Road junction. Please follow the Grove Road diversion route.

To create a safe working environment due to the engineering difficulties of deep excavations, the works will be completed using road closures, with a fully signed diversion route and separate access for HGVs.

Additional information, including diversion routes.