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 of the effect of which will be to close temporarily to vehicles in the lengths of roads specified in the attached schedule 1.



This order is required because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road consequent upon bridge maintenance by Bath and North East Somerset Council and will be operative from Sunday 16th February for a maximum period of Four Weeks. 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.


ALTERNATIVE ROUTES Specified in schedule 2.


Applicant details: Stuart Green, B&NES

Telephone details: 01225 394904





Dated:  30th January 2020

Traffic Management Team

Lewis House

Manvers Street,


Schedule 1 – Road Closures


1)    Durley Lane,

Length of highway running under Durley Lane Railway Bridge

2)    Midford Road, Bath

From a point outside of Hope & Anchor Public House to its junction with Old Midford Road


3)    Connection Road, Bath

Entire Length


4)    Hiscocks Drive, Bath

Length of highway running under Hiscocks Drive Railway Bridge

5)    Mill lane, Twerton


Entire Length

6)    Lower Oldfield Park, Bath


Length of highway running under Lower Oldfield Park Railway Bridge

7)    Spring Crescent, Bath


Length of highway running under Railway Bridge which covers Broadway and Spring Crescent

Schedule 2 – Alternative Routes


  1. No Diversion Route

  2. Midford Road – Branch Road – A36 (Warminster Road) – Beckford Road – A36 – Rossiter Road – A367 ( Wells Road), Wellsway, A3062, Midford Road

  3. Lower Bristol Road – Bristol Road – Pennyquick – Whiteway Road – Newton Road – How Hill

  4. No Diversion Route

  5. No Diversion Route

  6. Westmoreland Road – Lower Bristol Road – Brougham Hayes – Lower Oldfield Park – Pines Way

  7. No Diversion Route

Kelvin Packer

Group Manager

                                Highways and Traffic

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