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Gas Main Works in Riddlesdown - 2019

Updated 10/4/19

Streets in the north of the RRA area - Riddlesdown Rd, Riddlesdown Ave and Purley Downs Rd

We have been advised by Southern Gas Networks (SGN) of extensive gas main renewals works to these streets as listed above. SGN commenced works on 3 April 2018 and they will continue various streets and run through until August 2019. There will be temporary traffic lights, one way working and some street closures.

Update received 12/3/19 from SGN and Croydon Council

The dates below might change slightly due to engineering difficulties or inclement weather. The Council have insisted on only one set of temporary signals on site at any one time. Multi way signals will be manually controlled at peak times.

Riddlesdown Rd (Phase 2)

Start 18/3/19 to 7/6/19 (30 days) - O/S 71 to O/S 112 Riddlesdown Rd (Rd Crossing / 3 Connections / 2LH Retrivals) - 2/3 way lights.

Update 10/4/19
SGN are having to re-plan the gas works at the mini roundabout junction of Riddlesdown Rd to Purley Downs Rd, Purley Park Rd etc.

Hence the reason why no works have commenced there on 6 April. We'll update more when we hear further from the Council, with new dates.

Purley Downs Road (Phase 3) - 6/4/19 to 19/4/19 (14 days) -PROPOSED WORKS BELOW IN RED FONT ARE POSTPONED

Start 1/4/19 to 5/4/19 (5 days) - Purley Down Road o/s 52 to Rail Bridge (Trial Holes & Camera work) - some c/w incursion.

Start 6/4/19 to 19/4/19 (14 days) - Purley Down Road Jnct with Riddlesdown Road - 4 way lights - school holiday working only.

Purley Downs Road (Phase 3) - 10/6/19 to 26/7/19 (29 days)

Start 10/6/19 to 21/6/19 - Jnct of Yew Tree Walk to Jnct of Purley Bury Close - Road Closure - Diversion, Yew Tree walk, Brancaster Lane, Purley Bury Avenue.

Start 24/6/19 to 12/7/19 - Jnct of Purley Bury Ave to Jnct of Penwortham Road - Road Closure - Diversion - Norman Avenue, Victoria Avenue, Penwortham Road.

Start 15/7/19 to 26/7/19 - Jnct of Penwortham Road to o/s 83 Purley Downs Road - 2 way lights.

Riddlesdown Avenue (Phase 4) 22/7/19 to 30/8/19 (25 days)

Start 29/7/19 to 23/8/19 (20 days) - O/S 21 to Jnct with Brancaster Lane (1 LH Retrieval) - Some C/W incursion.

Start 26/8/19 to 30/8/19 - Riddlesdown Avenue Jnct with Brancaster Lane - (Connection) - 3 way lights.

A generic map showing the extent of gas main works in the above streets (SEN 30118) - northern area in pdf

We also show below some drawings supplied to the RRA by SGN at certain junctions where traffic lights will be in operation. All dates are subject to change. All enquiries about these works should be made to SGN.

Below: Riddlesdown Rd/Purley Downs Rd mini roundabout junction (1086/94) in pdf

Below: Riddlesdown Ave to Riddlesdown Rd junction (1086/93) in pdf

Below: Riddlesdown Ave to Brancaster Lane junction 1086/98 in pdf

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