Planned essential maintenance during October. The renew of road markings and road studs along various sections of the A590.

Work is due to start from 5 October for around five weeks. This will take place between the hours of 8pm and 6am. The work will be carried out in phases, and the table below shows the detail for each phase.

LocationDatesTraffic management
Meathop to Cartmel Lane junction5, 6, and 7 OctoberFull westbound carriageway closure
Newby Bridge to Backbarrow – Duals8 and 15 OctOne side closed each night. Both directions of traffic through the open carriageway
Mill Side to Levens11 OctFull closure of single carriageway section and of eastbound dual to Church Road
Levens to Meathop13, 14, 18 and 19 OctoberFull closure in both directions between A5074 and Meathop roundabout.
Brettargh Holt roundabout to Levens Lane21 OctoberFull westbound carriageway closure.
Ulverston Booths’ roundabout to Haverthwaite Junction22, 25, 26 and 27 OctoberVarious 300m sections with traffic lights and convoy system. Moving each night.
Haverthwaite – Duals in front of train station28 & 29 OctoberOne side closed each night. Both directions of traffic assisted through the open carriageway.

All full closures will have signed diversion routes in place, and for more information, view the diversion route map here.

You can find out about the A590 maintenance schemes on the National Highways website.

Notice Date: 01/10/2021