Thousands of jobs linked to new Manchester Airport road

More than 5,000 jobs will be created in Manchester thanks to a new road improving connections in and around the city to its airport. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling officially opened the A6 Manchester Airport Relief Road today (Thursday, November 15), which the...

A6MARR and A34 Update

Traffic flows will continue to change in areas around the new A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road (A555) over the coming weeks as drivers begin to re-route their journeys to take advantage of the new road. We would like to provide reassurances  that during this...

A6MARR opens to traffic

The new A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road (A6MARR) is now open for use. Providing a vital road link from Hazel Grove in the east, to Manchester Airport and the ever-growing opportunities on offer there in the west, the A6MARR will be an important new route for...

Thousands enjoy the A6MARR community day

Thousands of people came to explore the new A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road for themselves last Sunday before it opens to traffic. The day began with over 800 runners and wheelchair racers taking to the road for the A6MARR 5k, before the road was opened up for...

A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road opening date announced

We’re pleased to confirm that the new A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road will be open to traffic from Monday 15th October following a final inspection today. Stretching from Hazel Grove in the east to Manchester Airport in the west, the opening will provide a vital...

Come and explore the new relief road on 7th October

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! On Sunday 7th October, a day of community sporting activities for all the family will be taking place on the...