Public Notices

An application has been made by:

Temporary Prohibition



(Footpath No. 16 (Ashburton))

(Temporary Prohibition of Through Traffic) Order 2022 (2)

Dartmoor National Park Authority intends to make an order under section 22BB(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and the National Park Authorities’ Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England) Regulations 2007, to prohibit through traffic on Footpath No. 16 (Ashburton) from Ordnance Survey Grid Reference SX 7652 7123 to SX 7678 7159. A temporary alternative route will be provided which is shown on the proposed order.

This restriction is necessary whilst engineering works are undertaken and the closure will be in operation only when appropriate traffic signs are displayed.

If made, the proposed order will come into force on 23 May 2022 for a maximum of 6 months or on completion of the works, whichever is sooner.

The proposed order has been placed on the Authority’s website at

walking/where-you-can-walk and may also be seen free of charge at the office of Dartmoor National Park Authority, Parke,

Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 9JQ from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

Any representations about or objections to the order should be sent in writing to the Head of Recreation, Access and Estates, Dartmoor National Park Authority, Parke, Bovey Tracey, Newton

Abbot, Devon, TQ13 9JQ to arrive no later than 20th May 2022.

All representations objecting to the making of the order must specify the grounds on which they are made.

Dated this 12th day of May 2022

Andrew Watson

(Head of Recreation, Access & Estates)

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