Night closures planned for M1/J23 and A512 improvement scheme this May

The closures will take place from Monday 9 May to Friday 13 May 2022.

Signs showing road closure and diversion

Following the completion of the M1 Junction 23 and A512 improvement scheme, Morgan Sindall Infrastructure have been appointed by Leicestershire County Council to carry out some additional ducting and electrical works to existing traffic signs.

In order to carry out the works safely, we have a week of road closures throughout May 2022 which we would like to make you aware of. All dates will be overnight closures between 8pm - 6am. During these times, diversion routes will be in place and signposted accordingly.

  • Monday 9 May to Friday 13 May 2022 : Full closure of the A512 Shepshed Eastbound from Leicester Road Junction to the M1 roundabout. Full closure of the North Quadrant.

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If you have any queries or concerns, please call 07772 485 924 or you can email .Thank you in advance for your patience during these works.

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