Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Notice is hereby given that South Gloucestershire District Council in pursuance of the provisions of section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended intends to make an order the effect of which will be to:-

a) close, temporarily, to vehicles that length of A38 Gloucester Road which extends 200m north of its junction with Church Road southwards for 400m;

b) suspend, temporarily, when the signs are covered, the South Gloucester Council (Various Roads, District of Northavon – Second Severn Crossing) (Weight Restriction Zone) (Prohibition of Heavy Commercial Vehicles of over 7.5 Tonnes Maximum Gross Weight) (Uni-Directional Weight Restriction) Order 1996 in so far as it relates to the lengths of road specified in Schedule 1 to this notice to facilitate the alternative route for heavy vehicles.

This order is required in connection with highway resurfacing works and will be operative from the 23 March 2018 for a maximum period of eighteen months. The closure however may not be implemented for the whole of the period but only when signs are in position and only for so long as is necessitated by the works which are anticipated to be of 9 DAYS duration

Please see attached map for diversion

Updated details sent 14th March 2018 - As of 22nd March 2018 this work has been postponed to 23rd April 2018

South Glos Council has received an application for the temporary closure of Washingpool Hill Road, Tockington

The date and time(s) of the closures are:-

16/6/17  12.00 Noon – 17.00 hours and

1/10/17  06.00 – 14.00 hours

Proposed alternative route for vehicles: No alternative route as traffic is permitted