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An application has been made by:

Temporary Closure

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Somerset County Council

District of Somerset West and Taunton

Parish of Withypool and Hawkridge

Temporary Closure of Worth Lane

Somerset County Council in exercise of its powers under Section 14 (1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended, propose to make an Order prohibiting all traffic from proceeding along Worth Lane -from the junction with Withypool Cross to New Bridge, southwards for a distance of 50 metres. This Order will enable Wessex Water to carry out supply separation works.

The Order becomes effective on 28th January 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on 31st January 2022 and last until 4th February 2022 between the hours of 00:00 - 23:59 for a total of 5 days.

Please visit for further information on the alternative route. Please note that should you require to view a closure which is more than two weeks ahead, you will need to register for free with One.Network.

For information about the works being carried out please contact Wessex Water on telephone number 0345 600 4600 quoting reference number ttro476730.

Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive

Dated: 14th January 2022

Statement of Reasons for making the Order

a) because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road; or

b) because of the likelihood of danger to the public, or of serious damage to the road, which is not attributable to such works.

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  • Submitted: 17 January 2022
  • Expires: 02 April 2022
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