27 May 2012

The first of the service diversions is underway on University Boulevard. The diversion of existing services will begin in the summer and continue throughout 2012.

There will be minor demolition in August and September of 2012 - The cottage within the University’s sports ground and an electricity substation.

The culvert that carries Tottle Brook under the boulevard will be extended in September 2012, works will take approximately five weeks. Once the culvert is lengthened the realignment of University Boulevard can begin.

The off-site fabrication of the A52 bridge begins in July 2012.

Demolition of Merrivale nursery is due to take place in late June 2012. The University play centre also on Science Road is due to be demolished in late July 2012 following on from the Merrivale demolition.

Realignment of Science Road and car park construction is due to begin in December 2012 for 3 months.

Diversion of the hospitals private services should start in June 2012 for 2 months subject to site investigation and design work.

Test piles for the viaduct over the A52 will be installed towards the end of August 2012 with piling following on in September for 1 month.

Piling for the River Leen bridge is due to begin in late October 2012 for approximately 6 weeks.

Demolition of properties on Abbey Street and Gregory Street should start in July 2012. Lenton Historical Society have made a photographic record of the cottages and the old Co-op.

Archaeological investigation takes place in September along Abbey Street and in December 2012 for Gregory Street. Service diversions have recently started and last for about 15 months.

Fencing and access road works have begun for the bridge to carry the tram over the railway close to Lenton Lane. Piling for the bridge is due to start in August 2012 for 1 month.

The first of the service diversions, currently on Willow Road junction, is underway. The last of the Telecommunications diversions should be completed in spring 2013.

Refurbishment of Clayton’s canal bridge is due to begin in September for about 8 months.