ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984-SECTION 16A(2)(a) THE A35 TRUNK ROAD (BRIDPORT BYPASS, DORSET) TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURENotice ID: MF0504095
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984-SECTION 16A(2)(a)
THE A35 TRUNK ROAD (BRIDPORT BYPASS, DORSET) TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Highways England Company Limited(a) intends to make an Order on the A35 trunk road at Bridport in the County of Dorset under section 16A(2)(a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 for the purpose of facilitating the holding of a relevant event. The special event is expected to take place on Sunday 18 August 2019 between 8.45pm and 11.00pm.
The effect of the Order would be to authorise the closure of:
(i) the A35 Bridport Bypass from a point
10 metres east of the centre of its junction with the B3162 to its junction with East Road Roundabout;
(ii) the layby adjacent to the A35 Bridport Bypass. This measure would be in the interests of road safety during the holding of the Bridport Carnival Torchlight Procession.
During the event, a diversion route through Bridport on the B3162 would be well signed. The road closure and layby closure would be clearly indicated by traffic signs during the event. The Order would come into force on 16 August 2019 and have a maximum duration of one month.
Paul Edwards, Highways England Company Limited
(a) Registered in England and Wales under company no. 9346363. Registered office: Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4LZ.
General Enquiries relating to this notice may be made in writing to the Project Sponsor, Emma Bazeley, at Highways England, Ash House, Falcon Road, Sowton, Exeter EX2 7LB or by e-mail to