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Shropshire flooding: List of closed roads and car parks

A number of roads are closed across Shropshire as flooding hits the county.

Flooding in Coleham, Shrewsbury
Flooding in Coleham, Shrewsbury

This list is accurate as of Friday evening - the latest information provided by the council. Roads are likely to reopen as they are drained and cleared, while some dry roads may stay shut for the clean-up operation.

If any roads are affected in your area please email

See also:

Shrewsbury road closures

  • Welsh Bridge into Shrewsbury

  • Smithfield Road

  • Towpath closed from Greyfriars Bridge to The Weir

  • Towpath closed from The Pig trough to West Midland Showground

  • Towpath closed from New Street to The Stew/Frankwell Riverside Car Park

  • Gravel Hill Lane

  • Sydney Avenue

  • Atcham to Cross Houses and Chiltern Farm Lane

  • Coleham Head – lane closure into town centre

  • Berwick Road

  • Old Coleham

  • Victoria Avenue

  • Longden Coleham into town

  • Williams Way

  • Raven Meadows

  • Smithfield Road – lane closure

  • Roushill

Cressage to Eaton Constantine road closures

  • Longden Coleham – out of town

  • Coton Hill

  • Chester Street/Cross Street

  • Coleham Head (For EA Demountable Barrier)

  • Atcham to Berwick Wharf

  • B4380 Shrewsbury to Atcham

Car park closures

  • Frankwell Riverside Car Park

  • Frankwell Main Car Park

  • St Julian’s Friar’s Car Park

Ironbridge road closures

  • The Wharfage

  • Buildwas Road

  • Dale End

  • Lloyds Head (Coalford)

  • The Lloyds

  • The Wharfage Car Park is closed - all vehicle’s need to be moved to The Valley Hotel car park ASAP.

  • Dale End car park is closed

Bridgnorth road closures

  • A442 Sutton Maddock to Bandon Island

  • Doctors Lane Bridgnorth

  • Riverside, Bridgnorth

  • Southwell Riverside, Bridgnorth

The advice is to stay alert and avoid using low lying footpaths near the rivers, respect any road closures and do not attempt to drive through flood water – 30cms is enough to float your car.

Numerous bus services are being diverted or delayed as a result of the flooding. You can read the full list of affected Arriva services here.

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