An application has been made by:
SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL
DISTRICT OF SOMERSET WEST AND TAUNTON
PARISHES OF WATCHET AND WILLITON
Temporary Closure of part of
Footpaths WL 28/20 and WL 28/21
TAKE NOTICE that in pursuance of Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, and the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Procedure Regulations 1992 The Secretary of State for Transport in exercise of his powers under section 15(5) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, has approved an extension to the above Order for a period of six months from 1 May 2022 to 1 November 2022.
The original Order came into effect on 1 May 2021 due to the likelihood of danger to the public during construction work. The Order PROHIBITS ALL TRAFFIC from proceeding along Footpath WL 28/20 from Liddymore Road in a south easterly direction for 390 metres and Footpath WL 28/21 from a point 100 metres east of its junction with Liddymore Road and running in an easterly direction for 215 metres and then southerly direction for 85 metres due to danger to the public whilst the area is being developed for housing.
Whilst the closure is in place an alternative route will be available running along Wyndham Road, Woodland Road and footpath WL 30/14
For further details about the works taking place please contact Jamie Johnson (Summerfield Developments) on 01823 257961.
Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive Dated: May 13 2022
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