One lane of Dogpool Lane will be closed for 8 weeks from the 5th of September. It is due to the demolition of the telephone exchange site to enable the construction of the Alumno student accommodation which will start on the 31st of August. Diversions will be in place for Pershore Road traffic and for the 76 bus coming from the QE hospital. 'Access Only' signs will be placed on the entries to Kitchener, Hobson, Manilla, Fashoda and Cecil Roads to reduce rat runners.
It will not be possible to join Dogpool Lane from Pershore Road.
Southbound traffic will be diverted via Cartland Road.
Northbound traffic via Edgbaston Road (by the cricket ground)
The NXWM 76 From QE Hospital direction Only will be diverted via Warwards Lane, Pershore Road, Cartland Road, Pineapple Road, Dads Lane then normal line of route.