Portsmouth Traffic: Eastern Road reopens to traffic after Southern Water completes sewer repairs

Portsmouth’s Eastern Road has now reopened following a four-day closure which has led to traffic chaos across the north of the city and routes into it.
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However Portsmouth City Council has now confirmed that Eastern Road has now reopened, with the slip road to follow suit.

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Announcing it via social media on X – formally known as Twitter – , it said: “A2030 Eastern Rd is now OPEN in both directions. A27 westbound off-slip will reopen later.”

Eastern Road has now reopenedEastern Road has now reopened
Eastern Road has now reopened

In a statement it said: “We know this burst sewer caused considerable disruption to residents, businesses and commuters and we're very sorry for this, especially considering this is a crucial route into and out of Portsmouth.”