Lord Street Closure

14 September 2017

Please be aware that Lord Street, Southport will be temporarily closed for  roadworks on the highway

Work will commence on 18th September 2017 and will be completed by 27th October.  

Access will be maintained for Emergency Services, and wherever possible for residents and a diversion route will run as follows:

Via Duke Street, Victoria Way, Esplanade, Promenade, Leicester Street, Avondale Road and vice versa.

During the works, it will also be necessary to operate a diversion to the Southport Park and Ride Service as below.  Please note that this diversion applies Monday to Friday only 

The diversion for the following dates is below:

  • Monday 18th to Friday 22nd September
  • Monday 25th to Friday 29th September
  • Monday 2nd to Friday 6th October

Diversion: Normal Route to Lord Street then Right onto Nevill Street, Left onto Promenade and return to Esplanade


The diversion for the following dates is below:

  • Monday 9th to Friday 13th October 
  • Monday 16th to Friday 20th October

Diversion: Normal Route to Promenade, Right onto Nevill Street, Right onto Lord Street and return to Esplanade.


Saturday / Sunday routes will remain unaltered

To download a copy of the route changes, please see here 


For further details on the works, please check the Sefton Roadworks page.