Up coming works



Check the new bus routes and journey information via the Transport for London website.  

Next UCL based information sessions in the Student Centre enter from Gordon Street  – date TBC

Princes Circus

  • We are removing the island on the eastern side of High Holborn opposite the theatre in addition to the crossing area on the corner of High Holborn and Shaftesbury Avenue. 
  • We are laying new kerbs on High Holborn outside of the theatre. We will be widening the pavement in this area but due to future planned developments we have only added temporary tarmac rather than the finished paving material.
  • A lane closure will then be in place on High Holborn into Shaftesbury Avenue in addition to Bloomsbury Street and outside the Church to work on the next stage of drainage
  • We have a working compound on Shaftesbury Avenue to support the works in the area
  • The zebra crossing on Shaftesbury Avenue is being removed with a new temporary crossing being added to the north near the junction with Monmouth Street 
  • Trial holes across the area with short pedestrian diversions in place.
  • Gas works on going unrelated to West End Project

Tottenham Court Road

  • Tottenham Court Road junction with Howland Street. The cycle lane is currently closed awaiting additional works.

St Giles Circus (Centre Point)

  • The paving to the main square is now completed, we now working at the following location completing new paving: Earnshaw Street junction with Denmark Street.

Gower Street

  • Paving works between Gower Place and UCL to start week commencing 5th October
  • Paving works between Torrington Place and Chenies Street awaiting works from BT on western side
  • Paving works between Chenies Street and Tottenham Street now started on the western side
  • Pedestrian diversions in place with lane closures 
  • Trial holes in various locations with short pedestrian diversions
  • Work on the Gower Street near Montague place and on Store Street is not related to our project.

Bloomsbury Street

  • Drainage works ongoing between Bedford Avenue and Great Russell Street this will involve the closure of two lanes of traffic. No traffic leaving Great Russell Street will be able to turn left. Diversions will be in place. This includes bus route diversions.
  • Drainage works on Princes Circus will include a lane closure on Bloomsbury Street from Streatham Street to New Oxford Street.
  • Trial holes in various locations with short pedestrian diversions
  • Note the Eurovia compound is based on Bedford Square.

Last updated: 20.9.19