Major Newport road closed due to burst water main

The roads have been closed for emergency water main repairs.

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Island Roads have reported that Fairlee Road from the entrance to Medina College to the entrance to Island Harbour has been closed.

Fairlee Link Road between its junctions with Medina Way and Fairlee Road is also closed, both due to emergency repairs to fix a burst water main.

The diversion will affect these streets: Lushington Hill, High Street, Station Road, Whiterails Road and Staplers Road.

Diversion route(s) will be signed at the time of closure. Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises while the road is closed.

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Thursday, 7th December, 2017 12:27pm



Filed under: Central Wight, Island-wide, Newport, Roads, Top story, Travel

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Rhos yr Alarch

Useful information to a point – though it would be helpful to know whether the footway on this stretch of road is still open to pedestrians and cyclists…?