Traffic and travel news, February 28, 8am

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The latest traffic and travel updates in Doncaster for February 28, 8am


No reported incidents


Thorne Road (Town Centre) and East Laith Gate will be closed from Sunday 15th February 2015 for a series of up to six Sundays on the following sections of road:

East Laith Gate from its junction with Thorne Road to its junction with East Laith Gate/Princes Street Roundabout.

Thorne Road from East Laith Gate/Princes Street roundabout to its junction with Broxholme Lane.

Thorne Road from its junction with Broxholme Lane to its junction with Hall Gate, Waterdale and South Parade

Outbound services to Thorne Road via Hall Gate, Princes St, East Laith Gate Nether Hall Road, Highfield Road and Kings Road then normal from Thorne Road.

Inbound services via the reverse but via Netherhall Road/Silver Street.

Askern Level Crossing will be closed from 22:45 until end of service on Monday 23rd February.

Service 409 will be diverted on the final trip in both directions via Askern High Street and will be unable to serve stops on Station Road.

For journey options please use the Journey Planner or call Traveline on 01709 51 51 51. The information displayed on this page is correct and relevant to the time and date as shown above and may be subject to change between 07:00 and 22:00 hours.

Armthorpe Lane, Barnby Dun will be closed in its entirety for carriageway repair/resurfacing from 0600 Saturdays to 1800 Sundays on the following weekends of 14th/15th Feb, 21st/22ndFeb, 28th Feb/1st March, 7th/8thMarch, 14th/15th March.

Services 84/84A/84B – via Brecks Lane, Queen Mary Crescent, Graham Road, Church Road, Brecks Lane and Doncaster Road.

A temporary bus stop will be located on Brecks Lane between Church Road and Queen Mary Crescent.

Kirton Lane will be closed until 27th February.

Following service changes on 25th January, the diversion to the 87 has been updated and will be as follows:

Service 87 (the Goole and Thorne journeys) - Normal to Crookes Broom Lane, right to Station Road, High Street, Epworth Road, Thorne Road, Hatfield Road and as normal route.

Service 87 journeys from Goole and Thorne - reverse of above.

Service 87 short journeys to/from Field Road, Stainforth will not be affected and will operate as normal.

Shuttle Service:

The 30 minute shuttle service operated by Doncaster Community Transport will continue to operate until Friday 27th February via the existing Service 87 route between the New Park estate and Station Road, Hatfield. The service will provide connections to Hatfield Railway Station, Stainforth Shops and services 87 and X8 to Thorne/Goole at High Street, Hatfield.

From Westfield Villas (Hatfield) from 0700 then every 30mins until 1830

From New Park Estate (Stainforth) from 0715 the every 30mins until 1845

EVENING: (Monday to Saturday Evenings)

From Friday 30th February First will operate service 87 at 1855, 1925, 2010, 2110, 2210 & 2310 via the following diversion to better serve Stainforth in an evening:

As normal to Crookes Broom Lane, left onto Station Road, right onto East Lane and left onto Emmerson avenue returning to normal route at Hatfield via Station Road, then via the above main diversion to/from Thorne/Goole.


No major problems


A18 Balby - A18 Carr House Road in Doncaster closed inbound at the A630 Balby Road junction, because of roadworks.

A630 Trafford Way - One lane closed on A630 Cleveland Street outbound in Doncaster between the A638 Trafford Way junction and the A18 Carr House Road junction, because of roadworks.

M18 Warmsworth - Narrow lanes and a speed restriction of 50 mph on M18 in both directions around J2 A1(M), because of major roadworks.

Thorne - Willow Grove in Thorne closed in both directions between the Willow Crescent junction and the Willow Avenue junction, because of roadworks.

Stainforth - Kirton Lane in Stainforth closed in both directions between the Poffinder Wood Road junction and the Ashfield Road junction, because of bridge maintenance work.

A630 Wheatley Hall Road - One lane closed on A630 Wheatley Hall Road inbound in Doncaster near the Liverpool Avenue junction, because of gas main work.

Scawthorpe - Temporary traffic lights and electricity work on Amersall Road in Scawthorpe near the Raymond Road junction.

Bentley - Temporary traffic lights and electricity work on Queen’s Drive in Bentley between the Watch House Lane junction and the Rowan Garth junction.

Edlington - Granby Road in New Edlington closed in both directions at the Stubbins Hill junction, because of roadworks.

M180 Lincolnshire - One lane closed on M180 in both directions at J3, M181 (Scunthorpe), because of roadworks.

B1396 Westwoodside - Water main work and temporary traffic lights on B1396 Doncaster Road in Westwoodside at the Park Lane junction.

A631 Beckingham - Temporary traffic lights on A631 Beckingham Bypass in Beckingham between the Wood Lane junction and the A620 Bar Road junction.

A161 Eastoft - Temporary traffic lights and telecoms work on A161 Sampson Street in Eastoft at the B1392 junction.

B6060 Rotherham - Resurfacing work and temporary traffic lights on B6060 Morthen Road in both directions in Rotherham at the Nethermoor Drive junction.#

Thurnscoe - Stop-go boards and electricity work on Thurnscoe Bridge Lane in Thurnscoe at the Derry Grove junction.

A6195 Billingley - Temporary traffic lights and roadworks on A6195 Park Spring Road in Billingley near the B6273 Rotherham Road junction.

A635 Darfield - Temporary traffic lights and electricity work on A635 Saltersbrook Road in Darfield at the North Street junction.

Nottinghamshire - Major roadworks and restrictions on Twyford Lane in Elkesley at the A1 junction.


No reported incidents.


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