Come and explore the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road
The new A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road is set to be opened to traffic in early October 2018. On Sunday 7th October, a day of community sporting activities for all the family will be taking place on the new road giving you a chance to come along, join in the fun, and get an up-close look at the work that’s been taking place before the road opens to traffic.
A 20 year strategy that has been developed in the South East Manchester area. The road schemes proposed within SEMMMS include the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road, Poynton Relief Road and A6 to M60 Link.
KEY PROJECT: A6 TO MANCHESTER AIRPORT RELIEF ROAD (A6MARR)
The A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road Scheme is planned to provide 10 kilometres (6.2 miles) of new 2-lane dual carriageway from the A6 near Hazel Grove (south east Stockport), via the 4 kilometres of existing A555 to Manchester Airport and the link road to the M56.
The scheme bypasses heavily-congested district and local centres, including Bramhall, Cheadle Hulme, Hazel Grove, Handforth, Poynton, Wythenshawe, Gatley and Heald Green.
The road will open in early October 2018.
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On Monday 24th September at approximately 6am, the A555 eastbound will reopen between the B5358 Wilmslow Road and the A34. Following this, at approximately 10am on 24th September for a period of four days, the B5358 Wilmslow Road will be closed in both directions...
The A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road is nearly finished and we want to give you a chance to come and explore it for yourself before it opens to traffic!
The new A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road is set to be opened to traffic in early October providing a vital road link for residents and businesses across Stockport, Manchester and East Cheshire.