Highways

Parish Council request to Somerset County Council for road safety improvements – and their replies

Posted on Nov 11, 2017 in General, Highways, Parish Council

The following list is in chronological order (oldest to most recent). Please click HERE to see the email sent to the Highways Department of Somerset County Council, regarding road safety measures on Staplegrove Road. Please click HERE to see the reply received from Jo Sharp, Highways Department of Somerset County Council. Please click HERE to see Cllr Clark’s response to Ms Sharp’s email. Please click HERE to see a reply from Bev Norman, Service Manager, Traffic Management, Somerset County Council.  Please click HERE to see Cllr Clark’s reply to Bev...

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Closure of Manor Road – 20th November 2017

Posted on Oct 20, 2017 in General, Highways, Road closure

Somerset County Council as the Highway Authority have received an application for the temporary closure of Manor Road from Wessex Water. This road will be closed from 20th November 2017 and is expected to last for 1 night (18.30 – 23.30hrs) to replace a defective cover and frame in the carriageway. Please click HERE to see further details and a map showing the closure, and alternative route.

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Revised Small Improvement Scheme Submission

Posted on Aug 28, 2017 in General, Highways, Parish Council

A revised Small Improvement Scheme (SIS) has been submitted to Somerset County Council (SCC) for consideration.  The Parish Council are hopeful that the suggested SIS will be actioned to help improved road safety on this dangerous section of road. Please click HERE to see a copy of the revised SIS. Click on the links to see further supporting information - image 1 and image...

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Letter sent to SCC regarding blocked drains – 29th October 2016

Posted on Oct 29, 2016 in General, Highways

In response to concerns from members of the Parish Council and Parishioners, a letter has been sent to Somerset County Council with regard to blocked road drains within the Parish. Please click HERE to see a copy of the letter.

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Letter sent to Somerset County Council re: road safety matters

Posted on Oct 26, 2016 in General, Highways, Parish Council

Please click HERE to see a copy of  letter sent to Jo Sharp at Somerset County Council regarding a number of road safety matters.

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Temporary Closure of Langford Lane

Posted on Sep 22, 2016 in General, Highways, Road closure

We have received notice that Langford Lane will be CLOSED to all traffic from 25m west and 25m east of Barham Bridge for a distance of 50 metres.  The closure will begin on Monday 3 October 2016 to allow Somerset County Council to carry out repairs to a damaged parapet in this road. The works are expected to last for 21 days. While the closure is in operation an alternative route will be signposted.  Please visit www.roadworks.org for further information on the alternative route. For information about the works being carried out please contact Somerset County Council (Bridges) on 0300 123...

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Temporary Traffic Controls on Manor Road – 11th May 2016

Posted on May 10, 2016 in General, Highways

There will be temporary traffic controls on Manor Road (near the playground/Church) throughout the day on Wednesday 11th May 2016.  These are to ensure the safety of workers repairing damage caused to the wall in a traffic collision last year. The Parish Council apologises for any inconvenience cause by this work.

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