Crank Road Roadworks

Information about the Roadwork's on Crank Road/Windle Island

We have been informed from Balfour Beatty that there will be a schedule of road closures commencing the 18.03.2019. These closures will start from 20:00 hours and end at 06:00.

Please see the schedule we received from Balfour Beatty below:

Date Installation time of closure Removal  time of closure Road closure Notes
18-20th March 20:00 06:00 A580 eastbound / A570 northbound and southbound with Crank Road closed.
21-22nd March 20:00 06:00

A580 westbound and Rainford Road closed.


Tesco entrance and exit will remain open on Rainford Road.


Access to properties and businesses will be maintained at all times and businesses will be open as usual. Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times via the permanent crossing route; however a diversion of the existing pathway if needed.

For further details of the closures and or road diversion see

The work is subject to weather conditions, particularly sensitive due to traffic management installation. We advise drivers to take alternative routes where possible and allowing additional time for their journey.

If you have any questions or comments about the scheme please feel free to contact our Public Liaison Officer on: 07545 053 381 or Alternatively, please feel free to contact St Helens Council on tel: – 01744 676 789 and or email:-