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Warrington Council

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Warrington Borough Council
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Cheshire • Lancashire
Primary Destinations
Cheshire East Council • Cheshire West and Chester Council • Halton Council • Salford Council • St Helens Council • Trafford Council • Wigan Council
National Highways Roads
M6 • M56 • M62

Warrington Borough Council is the Highway Authority for all roads in the Borough of Warrington, with the exception of Trunk roads managed by National Highways.

It lies within the historic counties of Lancashire (north of the River Mersey) and Cheshire.

Primary Destinations

The following Primary Destinations are located within the council area:

Trunk Roads

The following roads that run through the council area are at least partially Trunk Roads, and therefore managed by National Highways:

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the council:

Route From To Length


A49 Ross on Wye Bamber Bridge 158 miles View
A50 Leicester Warrington 99.3 miles View
A56 Chester Broughton 80.1 miles View
A57 Liverpool Lincoln 122 miles View
A559 Lower Stretton Hartford 12.7 miles View
A562 Liverpool Great Sankey 16.9 miles View
A572 Swinton St Helens 18.9 miles View
A573 Winwick Wigan 9.0 miles View
A574 Great Sankey Leigh 15.8 miles View
A579 Breightmet Winwick 14.2 miles View
A5060 Warrington Lower Walton 1.1 miles View
A5061 Westy Sankey Bridges 2.3 miles View
A5080 Old Swan Penketh 11.3 miles View
A5196 Wilson Patten Street Chester Road 1.52 km View
A5280 Burtonwood Interchange Lingley Green 2.4 miles View
A5281 Burtonwood Roundabout Great Sankey 1.9 miles View
A5282 Burtonwood Interchange Callands 1.0 mile View
A6144 Sale Lymm 12.5 miles View   
B5156 Lower Walton Latchford 2.0 miles View
B5157 Latchford Thelwall 4.2 miles View
B5158 Lostock Lymm Interchange 11.6 miles View
B5159 High Legh Warburton (Toll road) 4.0 miles View
B5204 Rainhill Earlestown 5.3 miles View
B5207 Billinge Culcheth 10.1 miles View
B5210 Lythgoes Lane, Warrington Longford Street, Warrington 0.33 miles View
B5210 Martinscroft Fearnhead 1.6 miles View
B5212 Hollins Green Culcheth 3.8 miles View
B5356 Daresbury Lymm 5.7 miles View     

Classified Unnumbered (Class III) Roads

Main Article: Warrington Council (Class III roads)

For its Class III road network, Warrington Council uses "C" prefixes.


Main Article: Warrington Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Warrington Council (Crossings)


Warrington Council
A49 • A50 • A56 • A57 • A559 • A562 • A572 • A573 • A574 • A579 • A5060 • A5061 • A5080 (Liverpool - Warrington) • A5196 • A5280 • A5281 • A5282 • A6144 • B5156 • B5157 • B5158 • B5159 • B5204 • B5207 (Billinge - Culcheth) • B5210 (Central Warrington) • B5210 (Martinscroft - Fearnhead) • B5212 • B5356 • Westbrook Way
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