Booths Bridge, Cheadle Lane, Plumley

Cheadle Lane over Peover Eye River, Plumley will be closed from Monday 24 July until further notice. The road closure is in place for safety reasons and due to the continued deterioration of the profile of the arch.


Should you require any further information, please email

Access to your property or business

We aim to minimise disruption to local residents whilst we deliver these works. If you have any specific access requirements, please raise these with our on site supervisor at the earliest opportunity.

Diversion Route

There is a signed diversion in place and members of the public are advised to follow this. Alternatively, a breakdown of the full diversion route can be found here:

Further information

  • The road closure is necessary to protect the safety of both members of the public and our workforce whilst we complete the most complex aspects of the scheme
  • Diversion routes are in place and signed to assist in the movement of traffic while works progress
  • Local businesses remain open and access will be facilitated where possible via diversion routes
  • Delays are expected and motorists should plan journeys accordingly

West elevation 

West elevation of the east parapet showing the change in profile of the arch

East elevation

East Elevation showing dip along the profile of the parapet and stringcourse


Page last reviewed: 04 November 2022