I thought it was time to have a look at the progress of the major road works to turn the M58 ‘Ashworth Junction’ in Melling into a full junction. Here’s some shots taken on 22nd December:-
Looking in the Maghull direction with the new pedestrian/cycle access running down to Giddygate Lane.
The present access to Giddygate Lane which will be lost when the new western access road to the M58 is finished.
Looking across the M58 with the slope of the new access road for traffic coming from the Switch Island direction clear to see.
My understanding is that the project is over budget – My recent posting refers:-