Road safety : A43 works – roadworks and various updates

Northamptonshire Highways have issued a summary of the progress with the A43 works, including the new junctions at Moulton and the road closures for October and November. See this document.

The road closures are…..

What is the traffic management Date Times What works are being carried out and alternative routes
4 way lights.

A43 Moulton Roundabout.

16th October to 18th October 09.30 – 15.30 To facilitate the opening of Park View
Weekend road closure in November.

A43 Kettering Rd

From the junction with Ashley Lane/The Avenue to Sywell roundabout, and including Overstone Lane and Overstone Road



03/11/17 to 6/11/17


10/11/17 to 13/11/17

20.00hrs Friday through to 06.00hrs Monday


Carriageway resurfacing

A43 northbound through traffic alternative route at Round Spinney roundabout. Take the exit for the A5067 to the junction with A508 and turn right, follow the A508 to the A14, take the A14 eastbound to the junction for the A43, follow the A43 to Sywell roundabout. Alternative route for through traffic on the A43 southbound will be the reverse.

Local traffic for Moulton or Overstone will use Ashley Road or The Avenue. There is a 7.5ton weight limit restriction on Ashley Lane which will need temporary suspension whilst this road is used as an alternative route.

Additionally temporary parking restriction will be required on these roads.

Provision will be made to allow access for residents on Park View during the times this road closure will be in place.

Diversions are in place for road closures.

The NCC website page has been updated describing the scheme and the status of the compulsory land purchase for the Moulton element.