Temporary Road Closure Melton Road, Syston

Due to essential highway works associated with the development on Millstone Lane, Queniborough which borders Syston, it will be necessary to close a short section of Melton Road, adjacent to the Leisure Centre and Wreake Valley Academy Field, for up to six weeks from 15th July 2017.
During this time, the parking bays adjacent to the Town Square shopping centre on Melton Road will be suspended for a length of 20 metres. The agreed diversion route for through traffic is along Barkby Road, Syston.
Briefly, the diversion route is from the roundabout at High Street, Syston along Barkby Road to the traffic lights at the junction with Queniborough Road, turn left along this road which becomes Barkby Road in Queniborough. Straight on at the crossroads, Queniborough to the large roundabout with Melton Road and the Syston Bypass. Then when travelling from Melton Mowbray the route is reversed.
Access for homes and businesses ie Branston’s Garage, Queniborough will only be from Syston Road, Queniborough.
For homes on Millstone Lane, it will be via Brighton Avenue, Syston.
All bus companies are aware of the diversions, please contact them direct for any changes to bus stops.
Please see a full size version of the diversion route see below we will post any updates we receive on there and on our facebook page.