SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL DISTRICT OF SEDGEMOOR PARISHES OF OTTERHAMPTON AND CANNINGTONNotice ID: BOU1711036
SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL DISTRICT OF SEDGEMOOR PARISHES OF OTTERHAMPTON AND CANNINGTON Temporary Closure of part of Footpaths BW 25/31 and BW 5/4 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 twelve months from 5 May 2020 until 5 May 2021 or until such time as the works are completed, whichever is the earlier.
The original Order came into effect on 5 May 2017 and prohibits all traffic from proceeding along Footpath BW 25/31 from its junction with Footpath BW 5/4 in a north westerly direction along the River Parrett flood embankment and then south westerly for a total of 250 metres and Footpath BW 5/4 from its junction with Footpath BW 25/31 in a south easterly direction along the River Parrett flood embankment for 30 metres as there will be a danger to the public whilst the refurbishment of Combwich Wharf is taking place.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE Whilst the closure is in place please follow on-site signage for alternative route. For further details about the closure please contact EDF Energy on 0800 096 9650.
Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive Dated 5 May 2020