Category Archive: roadworks

Apr 28 2014

St Anns Road… Paved and dug up again.

Barely had the trumpets ceased their fanfare at the completion of St Anns Road in Harrow town centre, then the find new paving – having been honoured by the passing feet of assorted dignitaries – is now being dug up. It’s not entirely clear why – seems to be something to do with the new …

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Oct 14 2013

Major Works in Uxbridge Road and Marsh Lane

Affinity Water are currently replacing three large water mains in Uxbridge Road, Harrow Weald (from Headstone Lane to Elms Road) and Marsh Lane, Stanmore.  They are replacing old rusted pipes with new plastic ones, which will help ensure the water supply and reduce bursts. Work on both Uxbridge Road and Marsh Lane started at the end …

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Oct 28 2012

South Harrow Gas Main Replacement – November/December 2012

Harrow Council have just given notice – all four days of it, including the weekend! – of some major roadworks in South Harrow along Shaftesbury Avenue, between Shaftesbury Circle and Porlock Avenue. The works are ongoing gas main replacements in the area, and Harrow expect them to be completed by the end of the year …

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Mar 03 2012

Gas Mains Replacement Work – More Delays in South Harrow

Good news? Bad news? According to Harrow Council, a new completion date has been agreed for gas mains work. The work was due to be completed by February 29th 2012 but this date has now moved to March 16th 2012 after discussions between National Grid and the local authority – that’s more than an additional …

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Jul 27 2011

Wood End Ave and Westwood Ave Resurfacing – feedback

Harrow Council has been dropping feedback forms into properties in Wood End Avenue and Westwood Avenue over the last week or so, seeking feedback on the recent road resurfacing work. Happy? Unhappy? Please let them know by completing the form, and sending it back at no charge to Harrow Council in the supplied pre-paid envelope. …

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Jul 22 2011

Gas Mains work in Sudbury Hill

National Grid is replacing 2.3km of ageing metallic gas mains along Sudbury Hill. Tough new plastic pipes – which should last for many years – are replacing the old mains. The work will help ensure people in the area continue to enjoy safe, secure and reliable gas supplies in future years. To enable work to …

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Apr 13 2011

Major Roadworks: Eastcote Lane at Alexandra Avenue

This one seems to have appeared out of nowhere.  Starting earlier today, or late yesterday, there are roadworks in progress outside the old Matrix pub at the junction of Alexandra Avenue and Eastcote Lane.  This is normally a busy junction at the best of times, but each approach to the junction is down to one-lane, …

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Apr 02 2011

Roadworks: Northolt Road near to Stanley Road

Start date: 04 April 2011 End date: 08 April 2011 Drop kerb and laying of tactile paving, installation of bollards, installation of refuge beacon.

Mar 31 2011

Roadworks: Outside South Ruislip Tube Station

Not quite in South Harrow, I know, but this is one of the major routes from our area down to the A40 and beyond.  Tonight, there was some significant bridge works and traffic lights in operation, under the railways bridge directly outside South Ruislip station.  There’s no indication on TFL’s roadworks website as to what’s …

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Mar 29 2011

Roadworks: Northolt Road j/w Roxeth Grove

Start: 28 March 2011 Completion due: 01 April 2011 Kerb build-out to existing “”ghost” build-out markings, removal of concrete bollard and install cast iron bollards.

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