Notice is hereby given that the Bath and North East Somerset Council in pursuance of the provisions of section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 intends to make

an order the effect of which will be to temporarily introduce:

a)    Speed limit reduction – 60mph to 40mph; A36, Twerton Fork, Bath – from its junction with the A4 for a distance of   102m in an easterly direction;

b)    A4, Twerton Fork, Bath – dual carriageway, westbound carriageway, - from its junction with the A36 for a distance of 660m in a westerly direction;

c)    A4, Newbridge Road – from its junction with the  A36 for a distance of 115m in a northerly direction;

d)    Suspension of Parking - A4 Bristol Road, dual carriageway westbound carriageway, between the Globe Roundabout & Twerton Fork layby closure.



This order is required because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road consequent upon a safety initiative by Bath and North East Somerset Council and will be operative from the 22nd January 2018 for a maximum period of THREE MONTHS. However, the restrictions may not be effected for the whole of the period but it is anticipated that the road will be restricted as and when traffic signs are in position and only for so long as is necessary to execute the works which it is anticipated will be for two days only, which are yet to be determined.


ALTERNATIVE ROUTE - Not applicable.



Applicant details: Paul Garrod – Bath and North East Somerset Council

Enquiry / emergency telephone number – 01225 394336




Dated:  4th January 2018


Bath and North East Somerset Council

Traffic Regulation Order Team
Lewis House

Manvers Street








Kelvin Packer

Group Manager

                                Highways and Traffic

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