The South Road widening works involved:
- Removal of the existing pedestrian crossing point between Elvet Hill Road and Hollingside Lane.
- Installing a new pedestrian crossing point to the north of the Hollingside Lane junction.
- Widening of the South Road northbound carriageway to provide a safe central island for vehicles to pull into Hollingside Lane.
- Provision of a new 2m wide footpath from the Elvet Hill Road junction to the new pedestrian crossing at the north side of the Hollingside Lane junction.