Back to top  
Text size


Highways ROSS( Last updated - November 2014

Winter maintenance is an important role for our Highways and Transportation Service. We carry out winter maintenance to allow all road users to move about as safely as possible and to help minimise delays caused by adverse weather conditions.

Our winter maintenance service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is in place whenever the weather demands.

Gritting updates, routes and bins

Gritting Updates (Last updated: 21/11/2014 11:24:42)

A largely dry start to the afternoon, however outbreaks of rain will spread in from the southwest by 1400, affecting much of the region right through the evening and night, as a result RSTs will remain well above zero. It will become drier and brighter thr

Gritting routes map

  • Routes covered are highlighted with amber lines.
  • Please note, the M62 that runs through Kirklees is covered by the Highways Agency.

Gritting and bins


School closures

School closures

Kirklees Schools Twitter

We work hard to make sure that learning is disrupted as little as possible in severe weather. If a school has to close for safety reasons, it will be listed on the school closures page. Regular updates are also available on Twitter

Road closures

RoadActionStatusLast updated

Buses and trains

Twitter Updates