Highways England ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 –Notice ID: MF0268054
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 –
SECTION 14(1)(a) AND MOTORWAYS
TRAFFIC (ENGLAND AND WALES)
THE M5 MOTORWAY (JUNCTIONS 25 TO 26)
(TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Highways
England Company Limited (a) has made an
Order on the M5 motorway at Junctions 25
to 26 in the County of Somerset to allow
resurfacing, white lining, loop cutting, bridge
joint works and associated maintenance works
to be carried out in safety.
The works are expected to take place overnight
(between 20:00 and 06:00) on or after 3 April 2018
and be completed by 6 November 2018.
The effect of the Order will be to authorise the
(i) the M5 southbound between Junction 25
(ii) the M5 northbound between Junction 26
(iii) the southbound entry slip road at M5
(iv) the southbound slip roads at Taunton Deane
(v) the northbound entry slip road at M5
(vi) the southbound exit slip road at M5
(vii) the northbound slip roads at Taunton Deane
There will also be hard shoulder running and
lane closures through the works.
During the closures traffic will be diverted via
Junctions of the M5 and local roads.
The closures, slip road closures (which will not
apply to emergency services and works vehicles),
and diversion routes will be clearly indicated by
traffic signs throughout the works period and will
only apply when traffic management measures
are in place.
The Order will come into force on 1 April 2018 and
have a maximum duration of eighteen months.
Paul Edwards, Highways England Company
(a) Registered in England and Wales under
company no. 9346363. Registered office Bridge
House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey,
General Enquiries relating to this notice may
be made in writing to the Service Manager,
Gavin Johnston at Highways England Co Ltd,
Brunel House, 930 Hempton Court, Aztec
West, Almondsbury, Bristol, BS32 4SR,
by telephoning 0300 470 1851 or by email to