West Berkshire Council

M4 Junctions 12 to 13 closed this weekend for Bridge Refurbishment

M4 east and westbound carriageways between junctions 12 and 13 will be closed this weekend.

Issued on: 11 May 2017


West Berkshire residents are reminded that Highways England will be closing M4 east and westbound carriageways, between junctions 12 (Theale) and 13 (Chieveley) in West Berkshire from 9pm on Friday 12 May through to 6am on Monday 15 May 2017.

Significant delays are expected during these weekend closure periods, and journey should be planned to allow for extra time or avoid this route where possible.

A clearly signed diversion will be in place via the A4 (through Newbury, Thatcham and Woolhampton), however as this this route is expected to be extremely busy - the following alternative routes should be used:

From west to east / east to west - consider using the A339 and A33, or the A404, M40, A34

From the north - consider using the M40 and A404

From the south - consider using the M3 and A33

All enquiries regarding the closures should be directed to the Highways England's Customer Control Centre:

Phone: 0300 123 5000
 Email: info@highwaysengland.co.uk

Post: Highways England, Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, GU1 4LZ