‘Absolute bedlam’ – Roadworks causing traffic chaos in Rotherham town centre

Roadworks are causing lengthy delays for motorists in Rotherham town centre.

Tree felling works are being carried out around Centenary Way and College Road Roundabout.

New Wortley Road, Rotherham. Picture: Google

New Wortley Road, Rotherham. Picture: Google

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One motorist said he was stuck for around 40 minutes on New Wortley Road approaching the roundabout.

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He said: “There are some roadworks at the roundabout but they have planned it wrong and it’s absolute bedlam.

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“I’ve been stuck for 40 minutes and moved five metres.”