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Eleven nights of road closures at Mapperley Plains, Plains Road, Gedling Road and Arnold Lane junction begin TONIGHT

Closures will be in place each evening between 8pm and 6am and have been split into two phases.

Overnight resurfacing works planned on Arnold Lane, Gedling Road and Mapperley Plains

Closures will be in place each evening between 8pm and 6am and have been split into two phases.

How to get to the new Gedling Access Road – now called Colliery Way

The Gedling Access Road, now known as Colliery Way, opens to traffic from today

Gedling community calls on council to let popular construction worker officially open new Access Road next week

Paul Southward has become a big hit with people in Gedling after being given responsibility for making sure they can safely cross the GAR construction site over the past two years.

Final round of roadworks announced as Gedling Access Road nears completion

A section of Arnold Lane will be closed for three months to allow it to be realigned and linked onto Colliery Way

VIDEO: Council post latest Gedling Access Road update and informs of nearby road changes

Work on the road, which has cost around £48m, should be completed in the spring.

Gedling Access Road: Overspend ‘not acceptable but probably predictable’

A £8.619 million overspend on the new Gedling Access Road (GAR) was “not acceptable but probably predictable” given surging material costs associated with the...

Don’t forget: Seven-night closure of Mapperley Plains has begun

A section of Mapperley Plains will be closed between the Plains Road/Arnold Lane/Gedling Road junction and Chartwell Grove.

Night time closures of Mapperley Plains planned for Gedling Access Road works

A section of Mapperley Plains will be closed between the Plains Road/Arnold Lane/Gedling Road junction and Chartwell Grove.

Gedling Access Road: Video flyover reveals latest progress made on new £48m bypass

The latest flyover video has been released and shows just what progress has been made on Gedling Access Road over the past few weeks.

‘Colliery Way’ proposed as new name for Gedling Access Road

Documents published on Gedling Borough Council's website reveal the name has been proposed following council discussions with Ward and Parish councillors.

‘Lessons learned’ over £8.6m price hike for Gedling Access Road

The 3.8km road, which was due to open this autumn, will now not be open to motorists until next spring.

Delays expected on Arnold Lane for Gedling Access Road works

More delays are expected in the Gedling and Mapperley area as traffic management is put in place on Arnold Lane to allow work on the Gedling Access Road (GAR) to continue.

Independent Alliance say Gedling Access Road costs are ‘out of control’

They have accused the Conservatives of ‘financial mis-management’ after leader Ben Bradley this week confirmed the road is now £8.6million over budget. 

Nottinghamshire County Council leader outlines benefits Gedling Access Road will bring to area

It was announced today that the delayed project is now running at around £8.6m over budget.

REVEALED: Gedling Access Road now nearly £9m over-budget

Leader of Nottinghamshire County Council, Ben Bradley MP, has reassured Gedling borough residents that the advantages of the Gedling Access Road will outweigh current financial and scheduling difficulties.

Gedling Access Road: Opening delayed until Spring 2022

Nottinghamshire County Council have said challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic were responsible for the delays.

VIDEO: See new Lambley Lane layout – which has now been reopened to traffic

Whether you're travelling from the direction of Arnold Lane or Spring Lane, you'll now notice the road now has a new layout. 

Gedling Access Road £5.4m over budget

Workforce and labour issues as well as delays over Covid have caused council spending on the Gedling Access Road to be more than £5 million over budget.
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Watch: Progress made on Gedling Access Road works over August captured in latest flyover video

The latest flyover video was issued by Nottinghamshire County Council this week and shows how the project is progressing.

Houses and apartments planned for land next to Pepperpots in Mapperley

The plans are for a residential development of '40 dwelling units on two parcels on land located either side of the junction of Plains Road and the Gedling Access Road.

Council update on Gedling Access Road progress and reopening of Lambley Lane

Nottinghamshire County Council, who are responsible for the construction of the new £40m road, published an update along with footage captured by drone which shows the latest progress.
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Drone footage shows progress made on Gedling Access Road during June ahead of planned opening this autumn

The new footage, released by Nottinghamshire County Council, shows how the road is shaping up as construction continues on the huge project.
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VIDEO: Work continues on new Gedling Access Road as completion date edges closer

The latest flyover video has been published by Nottinghamshire County Council and shows what progress has been made during the past few weeks.

VIDEO: Drone footage shows earthworks and roundabouts taking shape as Gedling Access Road work progresses

New aerial footage shows how a multi-million-pound road project is progressing in Gedling.
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