Drivers who use The Queensway Tunnel will need to find an alternate route at certain times over the next four days.
Arriva announced that the tunnel to Birkenhead will be closed from today, Monday, June 20, to Friday, June 24. The tunnel will be closed to all traffic between the hours of 9pm and 6.30am for essential maintenance works.
During the closure of the Queensway (Birkenhead) Mersey Tunnel, the Kingsway (Wallasey) Mersey Tunnel will remain fully open in both directions. Services will be able to use the Kingsway Tunnel until the maintenance is finished.
Arriva confirmed that there are currently no scheduled Kingsway contraflow restrictions. They also said that the plans could be subject to change.
Full list of Birkenhead tunnel closures
- From 9pm on Monday, June 20 until 06.30am on Tuesday June 21
- From 9pm on Tuesday, June 21 until 06.30am on Wednesday, June 22
- From 9pm on Wednesday, June 22 until 06.30am on Thursday, June 23
- From 9pm on Thursday, June 23 until 06.30am on Friday, June 24
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