Roadworks and events that may affect traffic in the borough.

 

Worple Road is closed in both directions due to emergency repair work by Thames Water. We advise everyone where possible to avoid the area.

Updated 18 July 2019, 10.15am

For those who must use the area, the diversion routes are as follows, and we advise leaving extra time for your journey.

  • Eastbound Traffic from the A3:
    Coombe Lane, Pepys Road, Kingston Road, Hartfield Road, ending on Wimbledon Bridge/Wimbledon Hill Road
  • Westbound Traffic from Parkside/Alexandra Road:
    Wimbledon Hill Road, Ridgeway, Copse Hill, ending at the junction of Coombe Lane allowing traffic to access the A3 or head back down Coombe Lane if they wish to access Raynes Park.

 

Map of roadworks in Merton (Roadworks.org)
This map shows the same roadworks as are listed below.

If you need to report a problem with roadworks please quote the reference number listed below.

 

Roadworks Bulletin 15 July 2019

Merton Ref.LocationDescriptionWorks By

00131206

Aragon Road, Morden – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 22nd July and are expected to take 1 Day.

Merton Council

00131210

Armfield Crescent, Mitcham – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 30th July and are expected to take 2 Days.

Merton Council

00131207

Avenue Road, Raynes Park – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 23rd July and are expected to take 1 Day.

Merton Council

00131223

Bardney Road, Morden – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 25th July and are expected to take 1 Day.

Merton Council

00130101

Bishopsford Road, London Road, Mitcham – Road Closure

Road Closure and Diversion in place to facilitate bridge strengthening works. Works started 22nd April and are ongoing

Merton Council

00131189

Botsford Road, Wimbledon Chase – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 29th July and are expected to take 1 Day.

Merton Council

00133906

Church Path o/s 15, Merton Park – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable repairs to a damaged sewer. Works to start 15th July and are expected to be completed by 27th July

Thames Water

00132631

Dorset Road Jcn Sheridan Road – Merton Park – Multi-way signals

Temporary lights in place to enable the build of a speed table and central islands. Works to start 1st July and are expected to take 15 Working Days.

Merton Council

00131140

Gavina Close, Mitcham – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway surfacing works. Works to start 22nd July and are expected to take 1 Working day.

Merton Council

00131218

Greyhound Terrace, Streatham – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway surfacing works. Works to start 7th August and are expected to take 1 Working day.

Merton Council

00102815

Harewood Road, Colliers Wood – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to complete repairs to the surface following previous sewer works. Works starting 29th July and are expected to be completed by 2nd August

Thames Water

00131137

Lancaster Road, Wimbledon – Lancaster Gardens to High Street – Road Closed

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 17th July and take 1 day

Merton Council

00117128

Leopold Road o/s 37, Wimbledon – Multi-way Signals

Temporary signals required to enable remedial carriageway works. Works to start 21st July and are expected to take 2 Days

Thames Water

00133714

Links Road, Mitcham – Road Closure

Road Closure to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 24th July and are expected to be completed by 29th July.

Merton Council

00134350

Locks Lane, Mitcham Jcn Marsh Avenue – Two-Way Signals

Temporary lights in place to enable the emergency repair to a damaged sewer. Works started 11th July

Thames Water

00132425

London Road, Mitcham Figges Marsh Roundabout – Multi-way Signals

Multi-way signals to be installed to enable removal of existing roundabout and approaching islands, new drainage, new ducting and improvement of the junction. Works starting 22nd July

Merton Council

00133662

Merton High Street Jcn Hotham Road, Cycle Lane Closure and Hotham Road Closed

Entrance to Hotham Road and Merton High Street Cycle Lane at its junction is closed to enable emergency repairs to large diameter gas main and services. Works Started 18th June and are expected to be completed by 31st July

Southern Gas Networks

00132634 & 00132635

Middleton Road and Malmesbury Road, Morden – Multiway Signals

Multi-way signals in place at the junction to enable Mains replacement works. Works starting 22nd July and are expected to be completed by the 4th August.

Southern Gas Networks

00131208

Parkfields Avenue, West Wimbledon – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 23rd July and are expected to take 1 Day.

Merton Council

00131243

Pelham Road, Wimbledon – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway reconstruction works. Works to start 18th July and are expected to be completed 22nd July.

Merton Council

00131244

The Beverley Roundabout, Morden – Road Closure

Road Closure in place to enable carriageway surfacing works. Works to start 1st August and are expected to take 1 Working day.

Merton Council

00133575 & 00134122 & 00134123 & 00134124

West Barnes Lane, Raynes Park Coombe Lane to Burlington Road – Temporary Traffic Lights in place

Lay 820m of 180mm Gas main. Completing all customer service relays and connections to side roads and new services to Schools. Works started 20th January 2019 and went on hold 28th June.

Works are to recommence 5th August and are expected to be completed Summer 2020.

Southern Gas Networks

00131139

Windermere Avenue, Merton Park – Road Closed

Road Closed to enable carriageway resurfacing works. Works to start 31st July and are expected to take 2 Days

Merton Council

Water Leaks, Gas Escapes and Power cuts or outages

Please do not assume that someone else has phoned it in. Please do not report these to the Council. The following free phone numbers should be used to report leaks:

Water: 0800 714 614

Gas: 0800 111 999

UK Power Networks: 105 or 0800 31 63 105