Weather: Road closure update

As a result of the severe weather conditions a number of Calderdale Roads are closed today.

Monday, 11th January 2010, 11:35 am

They are:

• Baitings Gate Road, Ripponden (closed to Rishworth New Road)

• Beestonley Lane, Stainland (from Branch Road to New Street)

• Brackenbed Lane, Pellon (whole road)

• Copley Lane, Copley (whole road)

• B6138, Cragg Vale, Mytholmroyd, (to A58 Ripponden)

• Delph Hill, Brighouse

• Eastwood Road, Todmorden (from Crossley New Road to Kebs Road)

• Ferney Lee Road, Todmorden

• Fore Lane, Sowerby (Quarry Hill to St Peter's Avenue)

• Gibbet Street (Queens Road to Bedford Street)

• Gibraltar Road, Halifax (whole road)

• Heath Hill Road, Mount Tabor (Moor End Road to Roils Head Road)

• Height Road (Old Town to Midgley)

• Hollins Lane, Sowerby Bridge (from Tuel Lane)

• Hollins Mill Lane, Sowerby Bridge

• Hopwood Lane, Halifax (Westholme Road to Warley Road)

• Hunger Hill, Halifax

• Kebs Road, Todmorden

• Long Heys, West vale (at junction with Green Lane)

• Northgate, Elland

• Oldham Road A672, Ripponden (from Rishworth turning circle)

• Rishworth Mill Lane, Ripponden

• A58 Rochdale Road, Ripponden (from Blue Ball Road)

• Saddleworth Road (at junction with Rishworth Road

• Stoney Lane, Ripponden (Hob Lane to Royd Lane

• The Hough, Stump Cross (from the bottom to Stephens Close)

• Timmey Lane, Friendly (from Burnley Road)

The Police have reported a minority of road users are ignoring the road closures and moving the signs. We would like to reinforce comments made by the police and strongly urge motorists not to do so in the interests of safety.