Medway Tunnel will be closed overnight for five nights (Monday to Friday) next week, starting on Monday, 26th September.

Major improvements are taking place to the tunnel’s control systems, including lighting, ventilation, closed circuit television, drainage and the radio network. This work includes the installation of new equipment that will improve the operation and safety of the tunnel. The closures will take place from
Monday, 26th to Friday, 30th September – from 8pm each evening to 05.45am the next morning.

The first closure is on Monday 26th September at 8pm, and the final opening is on Saturday 1st October at 05.45

It is not anticipated that there will be any significant disruptions to the road network, and diversion signs will be in place.