The Clock Tower,Brighton
Old Shoreham Road, Brighton

Edward Street, Brighton

Description / Scope of Works

Edburton was employed as the Principal Contractor to install new bus and cycle lanes and to improve the pedestrian facilities in Edward Street, Brighton.

The area is one of the main arterial routes in the city and serves the busy Royal Sussex County Hospital, American Express, Law Courts and police station, including being a busy thoroughfare for offices, businesses, shops and residents.

The aim of the scheme was to change the road layout from its existing two lane layout in both east and west directions for vehicles to one lane for buses, one lane for pedestrians and one lane for cyclists.

Description of the works are as follows:

  • Removal of street furniture and railings.

  • Removal of existing pavements.

  • Create bus and cycle lanes in both directions.

  • Improve pedestrian facilities.

  • Modification to existing surface water drains.

  • Installation of new paving to new falls.

  • Installation of new street furniture.

  • Preparatory works for the installation of new street lighting.

  • Upgrade signalised pedestrian crossing routes.

  • Resurfacing of full carriageway

Edward Street, Brighton
Edward Street, Brighton