High Speed 2 (HS2) works on Highways England’s Network

Project information

Works taking place

HS2 works that are taking place on the Highways England network will be shown below.

M40 Junction 11 (Banbury) Northbound and Southbound slip roads

Early works on this section for HS2 are carried out by Fusion. Works will include installation of traffic signal poles and heads; commissioning of traffic signals, and changes to road markings.

These works will be on short sections of the northbound and southbound slip roads at M40 Junction 11 near Banbury, Oxfordshire. Works will be carried out overnight in phases and are due to start from 8.00pm on Wednesday 2 December finishing at 5.00am 19 December 2020.

All works will be carried out overnight Mondays until Saturdays each night from 8:00pm until 05.00am

There will be no works carried out or traffic management in place from 6am each Saturday throughout each Sunday and works will recommence at 8pm each Monday.

A361 Chipping Warden Road

In addition, the A361 Chipping Warden Road will be closed for two weekends and signage on approaching slips up to M40 Junction 11 for weekend closures of the A361 to advise of the diversion route through Banbury (A423/A425) on the following weekends:

  • Friday 4 December 2020 from 8pm until Monday 7 December 2020 at 6am
  • Friday 11 December 2020 from 8pm until Monday 14 December 2020 at 6am

If you have a question about HS2 and these works, please contact the HS2 helpdesk on 08081 434 434 or email HS2enquiries@hs2.org.uk Postal address: High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd, Two Snowhill, Snow Hill Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6GA.


Traffic information

Information about scheduled roadworks and events on our motorways and major roads.

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