M42 shut this weekend for HS2 works

The M42 will have a series of closures this weekend for HS2 works.  

The northbound carriageway will be fully closed between junctions 6 (Bickenhill Interchange) and 8 (Coleshill) from 9pm this Friday, 23 June through to 5am on Monday, 26 June.

The southbound carriageway will remain open during the day but will be shut overnight between junctions 9 (Dunton Interchange) and 6 (Bickenhill) at the following times:

  • from 9pm on Friday 23 June to 6am on Saturday 24 June;
  • from 9pm on Saturday 24 June to 6am on Sunday 25 June; and
  • from 9pm on Sunday 25 June to 5am on Monday 26 June.

Both link roads from the M6 to the M42 will also be closed at the same times.

(Map courtesy of National Highways)


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