Bridge Road weekend closure reminder 5–8 May

Road users are being reminded that Bridge Road in Exeter will be closed from 10pm tomorrow (Friday 5 May) until 5am on Monday 8 May.

The closure will enable work to continue on the installation of cantilever beams and spans for the Countess Wear pedestrian and cycle bridge.

The diversion route will be signed via Topsham Road, Alphington Road, Marsh Barton and the A379. Details of the diversion route are available here.

Details of changes to Stagecoach bus services will be available at

Information on diverted bus services is also available here.

Pedestrians and cyclists will be able to access Bridge Road during the closure via temporary paths. They are advised to take care and follow the site signage and any instructions from site staff.

Keep up to date via the Bridge Road Widening Scheme website where you can sign up for alerts.