M56 Manchester Airport junction closure
The M56 Morotway will be closed from 01-04 August in both directions between junction 5 at Manchester Airport and junction 6 at Hale from 2200 on Friday 01 August to 0500 on Monday 4th August.
This of course will affect those travelling to Manchester Airport and it is reported that a diversion will be in place: Drivers wishing to access the airport from the M60 and Manchester will still be able to use the airport spur from the westbound M56 at junction 5. Drivers travelling towards the airport along the eastbound M56 from North Wales and Liverpool will be required to leave at junction 6 for Hale and use the diversion in place.
For further details, please read the following Highways Agency Press Release
You can contact the Highways Agency Information Line on 0300 123 5000.