A27 Southerham roundabout

Replacement of the vehicle restraint system (safety barriers) between Ashcombe roundabout and Southerham roundabout.

Region:  South East
Start date:  January 2020
Cost:  TBC
Status:  PLANNED
Type:  Maintenance Scheme
End date:  April 2020
Programme:  

Progress report

From 6 January we will be replacing the steel barrier that runs between Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts on the A27.

What’s next?

There will be a series of full closures and lane closures on the main carriageway of the A27 between the Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts to carry out this work. The closure details are as follows:

  • Full closure of the east-bound carriageway between Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts on Monday 6 January 2020 to Friday 10 January 2020, overnight from 8pm to 6am
  • Two narrow lanes will be activated on the east-bound carriageway between Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts on Tuesday 7 January 2020 to Sunday 26 April 2020, these will be in force throughout the day and night
  • Closure of lane 1 of the west-bound carriageway between Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts in order to install speed restriction signage on Monday 6 January 2020, overnight from 8pm to 6am
  • Closure of lane 2 of the west-bound carriageway between Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts on Tuesday 7 January 2020 to Sunday 26 April 2020. This will take effect from Monday 6 January at 8pm until Monday 27 April at 6am and will take effect from 8pm to 6am throughout the timescale indicated
  • Full closure of the west-bound carriageway between Ashcombe and Southerham roundabouts. These will take place periodically overnight from 8pm until 6am during the overall works period

Dates and times are subject to change. Please check the Roadworks tab below for more information.

Why we need this scheme

The existing barrier is corroding so a new one is needed to keep the road as safe as possible and prevent cross-carriageway accidents.

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Planned roadworks

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Location : The A27 eastbound between the A270 and the junction with the A277 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 25 May 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Posted: May 24, 2020, 7:00 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A23 and the junction with the A270 Brighton East. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 25 May 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Posted: May 24, 2020, 7:00 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 25 May 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Posted: May 24, 2020, 7:00 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A23 and the junction with the A277 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 19:50 on 24 May 2020 to 06:00 on 25 May 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Posted: May 24, 2020, 6:52 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A270 and the junction with the A277 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:00 on 23 May 2020 to 06:00 on 25 May 2020.
Posted: May 23, 2020, 7:01 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A283 and the junction with the A2038 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:00 on 21 May 2020 to 06:00 on 6 June 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 7:01 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A26 South and the A2270 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:02 on 27 April 2020 to 06:00 on 31 March 2022.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:37 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A2270 and the A26 South. Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:02 on 27 April 2020 to 06:00 on 31 March 2022.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:37 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A2270 and the A26 South. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A277 and the A23 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A23 and the A270 Brighton East. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 May 2020 to 06:00 on 29 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A2038 and the A23 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 May 2020 to 06:00 on 28 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A26 South and the junction with the A22 North. Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 08:00 on 12 May 2020 to 06:00 on 31 July 2021.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A23 and the junction with the A270 Brighton East. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 May 2020 to 06:00 on 30 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound at the junction with the A2270 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A293 and the A2038 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 May 2020 to 06:00 on 27 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the A22 North and the junction with the A26 South. Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 08:00 on 12 May 2020 to 06:00 on 31 July 2021.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A26 South and the A2270 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A270 Brighton East and the A23 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 28 May 2020 to 06:00 on 29 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A2038 and the A293 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 26 May 2020 to 06:00 on 27 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the A270 Brighton East and the junction with the A23 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 May 2020 to 06:00 on 30 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A2270 and the A26 South. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A26 South and the A2270 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the A283 and the junction with the A2038 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 25 May 2020 to 28 May 2020. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 May 2020 to 06:00 on 30 May 2020. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 1 June 2020 to 4 June 2020. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A22 Polegate East and the A22 Polegate West. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A23 and the A277 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A26 North and the A277 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The junction of the A27 and the A2270 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound at the junction with the A2270 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A26 North and the A26 South. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A23 and the A2038 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 27 May 2020 to 06:00 on 28 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A27 westbound between the junctions with the A26 South and the A26 North. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 25 May 2020 to 06:00 on 26 May 2020.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm
Location : The A23 northbound at the junction with the A273 . Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 May 2020 to 06:00 on 28 May 2020. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: May 21, 2020, 12:32 pm

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