Public Notices

An application has been made by:

Temporary Closure

TA24 7A

Somerset County Council

District of Somerset West and Taunton

Parish of Cutcombe

Temporary Closure of Acland 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 Acland Lane - from 135 metres south of the junction with Exford to Wheddon Cross Road, south eastwards for a total distance of 300 metres.

This Order will enable Utility Services Ltd to carry out pole replacement works on behalf of BT Openreach.

The Order becomes effective on 27th May 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on 1st June 2022 and last until 1st June 2022 between the hours of 09:00 - 15:30 for a total of 6.5 hours.

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 Utility Services Ltd on telephone number 01884 763 100 quoting reference number ttro558690.

Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive

Dated: 13th May 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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