January 11, 2018

Splott Road Bridge Update

February 2018 represents a major milestone towards the electrification of the railway to Cardiff. Work on Splott Road Bridge enters a critical phase and preparations for the new overhead line equipment continue. Road closure As part of the work to reconstruct Splott Road Bridge, a full road closure between 4 February and 27 February will be needed. Pedestrian Access Pedestrian …

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July 12, 2017

Information: Adamsdown Foot Bridge/Splott Road Bridge Closures

Due to work on the electrification of the South Wales Mainline, Network Rail have advised that Adamsdown Foot Bridge and Splott Road Bridge will both be closed at specific times over the coming months.   For full details, please see the Network Rail information below. If you have any concerns about this, please don’t hesitate to contact me using jo.stevens.mp@parliament.uk.  …

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July 3, 2017

Splott Road Bridge Closure Meeting

On Friday I met with the Programme Manager for Network Rail’s electrification programme for the main line between London and Cardiff. The electrification programme will lead to improvements of the track and service between London and Cardiff but does mean that during the adaptation there will be some disruption, particularly due to bridge closures between Adamsdown and Splott. Closures of …

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June 16, 2017

Splott Road Bridge/Adamsdown Foot Bridge Update

I have recently been in contact with National Rail regarding some changes in access to Splott Road Bridge and Adamsdown Foot Bridge whilst electrification work is on going. Splott Road Bridge The road will be closed to all vehicles from 13 August. Network Rail are aiming to reopen the bridge on 4 September. There will be no pedestrian access over …

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February 3, 2017

Beresford Road Bridge to Re-Open

Re-opening of Beresford Road Bridge Beresford Road Bridge has been closed to traffic since July 2016. Since then, a huge programme of works have been undertaken to demolish it and fully reconstruct the new bridge. Network Rail will re-open the new Beresford Road Bridge on Friday 17 February 2017.   Splott Road Bridge Network Rail’s next package of work will see …

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