Roadworks and road closures week starting 8th September

If you’re out and about on the roads this week (starting 8th September), whether by car or on the bus find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Road cones:

Unplanned closures

Cliff Path, Lake – closed to vehicles due to safety reasons
Cliff Path, Lake – closed to pedestrians from Winchester house car park to Skew Bridge path / Lake Cliff Gardens due to safety reasons
Cliff Path, Shanklin – closed to pedestrians between Delphi Road and St Boniface Cliff Road due to safety reasons
Undercliff Drive, Niton – between Mirables (in the west) and Seven Sisters Road (in the east) – closed for safety reasons
East Cowes Esplanade remains closed until further notice for safety reasons

List of roadworks and road closures taking place week starting Monday 8th September as provided by Island Roads.

BEMBRIDGE:
B3395 Embankment Road (outside 1 & 2) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am on Tuesday 2 August until approx. 5pm on Friday 5 September 2014 for the installation of a new gas service by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

BESTIVAL – DOWNEND / ARRETON / MERSTONE:
DOWNEND / ARRETON: BESTIVAL MUSIC EVENT 2014
Event advance warning signs & Production / HGV storage area signing will be positioned from Wednesday 13 August until approx. Friday 12 September 2014 at various locations in the above areas including; Robin Hill Roundabout, Downs Road at and near to the junction with Downend Road, Arreton Cross and in Merstone Lane, due to the Bestival event. BLUE ARROW TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT LTD WILL BE UNDERTAKING THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT. THEY CAN BE CONTACTED ON 01928 751761 OR 07747023134

PEDESTRIAN RESTRICTIONS & FOOTPATH & BRIDLEWAY CLOSURES
Public Footpaths and Bridleways in the Downend and Mersley Downs Area will be closed to pedestrians, cyclists and equestrians in the interests of public safety during the Bestival music event from 6am on Monday 1 until approx. 4pm on Friday 12 September 2014.

Public Bridleways N18/N20/N90, Arreton will be closed from near Station Road (Havenstreet) to Mersley Down Road. Public Footpaths R13, R14, R15 & Bridleways N91 / N154, Arreton will be closed from Rowlands Lane to the junction with Public Bridleways N90 / N20. Public Bridleways N19/N155 will also be closed between Bridlesford Road and Combley Farm.

In addition from approx. 6am on Thursday 4 until 10pm on Monday 8 September 2014 in the interests of road / public safety Public Footpaths A11, R16, A16, Bridleway A17 will also be closed. Pedestrians will not be permitted to walk along Mersley Down Road (from Downend Road to Rowlands Lane), Downland Way (the footpath adjacent to Mersley Down Road) and Newport Shute during the same times. PEDESTRIAN DIVERSION ROUTE: Rowlands Lane, Lime Kiln Shute, Mersley Lane, Public Bridleways NC6, A9, A17 & A9, Public Footpaths A13, A12 & Downend Road. BLUE ARROW TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT LTD WILL BE UNDERTAKING THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT. THEY CAN BE CONTACTED ON 01928 751761 OR 07747023134

BESTIVAL MUSIC EVENT 2014 PUBLIC TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
SHUTTLE event buses will operate at regular intervals from Thursday morning on 4 September until the afternoon on Monday 8 September 2014 from; Carvel Lane, Cowes; Castle Street, East Cowes; Ryde Esplanade, near to Ryde Bus Station and Yarmouth Bus Station to/from the event temporary bus station situated approx. 350m Brading side of the junction with Downend Road, before during and after the event. Buses will also leave from Church Litten, a two minute walk from Newport bus station, at regular intervals from Thursday morning on 4 September until the afternoon on Monday 8 September 2014. TAXIS: The official taxi drop off and pick up point will also be within Robin Hill. This will be clearly signed on the approaches to Robin Hill Roundabout. Motorists should be aware that there will be additional traffic delays in the East Cowes, Fishbourne Lane and Yarmouth town centre areas during and after the Bestival between the morning of Thursday 4 and the evening of Monday 8 September 2014, due to high level of ferry traffic. People travelling on the Southampton, Portsmouth and Lymington ferries especially after the Bestival should only arrive at the Isle of Wight ferry terminals between 30 and 60 minutes before their booked time in an effort to minimise the traffic congestion and delays that will occur after the event.
People who do not have ferry bookings should not try to cross from late on the night of Sunday 10 September until late in the evening on Monday 8 September 2014 as all ferries are fully booked. BLUE ARROW TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT LTD WILL BE UNDERTAKING THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT. THEY CAN BE CONTACTED ON 01928 751761 OR 07747023134

BESTIVAL MUSIC EVENT 2014- TRAFFIC AND PARKING RESTRICTIONS
ARRETON / NEWCHURCH AREA – Downend Road /Mersley Downs Road /Briddlesford Road /Long Lane/A3056 Sandown Road. There will be traffic delays on the above roads from Thursday 4 until the evening on Monday 8 September 2014 when the Bestival Event takes place at Robin Hill Park. Through traffic is strongly advised to use an alternative route if possible during this period as there will be long traffic delays at times. ROAD CLOSURES AFTER THE EVENT: To assist with traffic flow from approx. 9am until 6pm on Monday 8 September 2014 and if necessary on Thursday 4 September, Mersley Down Road will be closed from Downend Road to Rowlands Lane and Downend Road will be closed in a northbound direction from Arreton Cross to Mersley Down Road. Diversions will be signposted. Temporary 30mph speed limit and 24 hour no-waiting highway clearway order will be in operation in; Mersley Downs Road (from Downend Road to Knighton Shute), Downend Road, Briddlesford Road (from Downend Road to Gravel Pit Lane), in Long Lane (from Newport to Robin Hill Roundabout), in A3056 Arreton Street/Sandown Road from Arreton Village to near Gore Cemetery and in Rowlands Lane from Stroud Wood Road toMerslety Downs Road. These restrictions are necessary in the interests of road safety. Motorists should be aware that NO STOPPING OR PARKING will be permitted on the roads, lay-bys and verges where the clearway restriction is in operation during the above dates. Any car that is found to be parked within the clearway restriction will be towed away. PARKING for all people arriving at the event by car will be situated off Mersley Downs Road and off Rowlands Lane. Temporary traffic lights will be in operation when required at the entrance to the Bestival event car parks at Mersley Down Road / the entrance to the event bus station from the morning on Thursday 4 until early evening on Monday 8 September 2014. BLUE ARROW TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT LTD WILL BE UNDERTAKING THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT. THEY CAN BE CONTACTED ON 01928 751761 OR 07747023134

BESTIVAL – EAST COWES / WHIPPINGHAM AREA:
BESTIVAL MUSIC EVENT 2014- TRAFFIC AND PARKING RESTRICTIONS. EAST COWES / WHIPPINGHAM AREA
There will be traffic delays in the East Cowes and Whippingham area from Thursday 4 until the evening on Monday 8 September 2014 when the Bestival Event takes place at Robin Hill Park. The day after the Bestival finishes on Monday 8 September 2014, plans developed over the last few yearswill again be in place to help keep traffic moving and reduce congestion in the East Cowes and Whippingham areas. A one way restriction will be in operation in Beatrice Avenue in the direction from A3021 Whippingham Road to Victoria Grove. Diversions will be signposted. Access to Beatrice Avenue will also be possible via Crossways Road. Parking will not be possible in Beatrice Avenue whilst the restriction is in operation to enable the road to be used for a ferry marshalling area after the event.

FERRY TRAFFIC DIVERSIONS WILL BE SIGNPOSTED. A temporary 30mph speed limit will be in operation in the interests of pedestrian / road safety in Beatrice Avenue (from A3021 Whippingham Road to Saunders Way), In A3021 Whippingham Road, from just below Folly Lane to near Crossways Road, East Cowes and in Saunders Way. Dover Road will be closed in the interests of road safety from the morning on Thursday 4September until the evening on Monday 8 September 2014. The existing taxi rank adjacent to the White Hart Public House will be closed during this period. A temporary taxi rank will be available in Castle Street (near to Well Road), to drop off and pick up passengers. Private Hire Vehicles, and public vehicles, will also be permitted to stop and wait in Castle Street in order to drop off and pick up pre-booked fares only. An event bus stop will also be located in Castle Street.

BESTIVAL – DOWNEND / ARRETON:
Rowlands Lane (Temporary One Way Restriction). From 6pm on Wednesday 3 September 2014 until approx. 9pm on Sunday 7 September 2014 (earlier if required), a one way restriction will be implemented in Rowlands Lane, Havenstreet, in a southbound bound direction between Stroudwood Road and Mersley Down Road (because vehicles are arriving at the Bestival event). From approx. 9pm on Sunday 7 September 2014 (earlier if required) until 6pm on Monday 8 September 2013 a temporary one-way restriction in Rowlands Lane, Havenstreet, in a northbound bound direction between Mersley Down Road to Stroudwood Road (because vehicles are leaving the event). The alternative route is Stroundwood Road, Ashey Road and Mersley Downs Road. The order is required in connection with the interests of road safety due to the volume of traffic from the Bestival Music event. BLUE ARROW TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT LTD WILL BE UNDERTAKING THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT. THEY CAN BE CONTACTED ON 01928 751761 OR 07747023134

BLACKWATER:
The Newport to Sandown Cycle Track Route 23 will be closed from 9am on Monday 8 September until approx. 3.30pm on Friday 12 September 2014 between A3020 Blackwater Hollow and Public Bridleway A34 for bridge maintenance works by Island Roads. The diversion route will be: Cyclists: A3020 Blackwater Hollow, A3056 Blackwater Shute and Merstone Lane; Equestrians / Pedestrians; A3020 Blackwater Hollow, Public Bridleway A36 and Public Bridleway A34 FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

A3020 Blackwater Hollow (near to junction with Sandy Lane). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am until 3.30pm on Tuesday 23 September 2014 for the installation of a drainage inspection cover by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

A3020 Blackwater Hollow (Rookley side of village near 40 mph speed limit signs). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am until 3.30pm on Thursday 11 September, and Friday 12 September 2014 for the replacement of hazard marker posts by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

BRADING:
Quay Lane will be closed from Friday 8 August 2014 until Friday 31 October 2014 between High Street and a point 735 metres to the East of the junction with High Street. The closure is necessary for water main replacement works by Clancy Docwra for Southern Water. There is no diversion route however access will be maintained in emergency situations. Access to premises will be maintained overnight during the works. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN WATER ON 0845 278 0845

BRADING:
A3055 New Road will be closed between 6.30pm and 6am on each night (Mondays to Fridays only) from Tuesday 2 September until approx. Tuesday 9 September 2014 between Marshcombe Shute and The Mall. The diversion route will be: Northbound: Hornsey Rise, The Mall, Bullys Hill, Brading Down Road, Ashey Road, Smallbrook Lane, Great Preston Road, Brading,Road, Beaper Shute, Rowborough Lane and High Street. Southbound: High Street, Rowborogh Lane, Carpenters Road, Upper Green Road, Station Road, Embankment Road, Kings Road, Sherbourne Street, High Street, Forelands Road, Steyne Road, Sandown Road and Marshcombe Shute. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

CHILLERTON:
Berry Lane / Rill Lane / Loverstone Lane, Chillerton will be closed between 6.30am and 6pm on each day from Monday 8 September until Friday 12 September 2014 between Berry Shute and Chillerton Street. The closure is for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads. The diversion route will be: Berry Shute and Chillerton Street. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

EAST COWES:
Esplanade will be closed from 2.30pm on Friday 25 April 2014 for the foreseeable future between 375 metres to the northeast of Cambridge Road and the end of the highway 860 metres to the northeast of Cambridge Road. There is no alternative route for traffic. This closure is necessary to avoid danger to persons or other traffic using the road due to a landslip. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT THE ISLE OF WIGHT COUNCIL ON 01983 821000

John Nash Avenue (between Sylvan Avenue and Oak Tree Way). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 8am on Thursday 4 September until approx. 4.30pm on Tuesday 23 September 2014 for gas main replacement works by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

FRESHWATER:
Cameron Close will be closed to vehicular traffic from 7am on Monday 18 November 2013 until 7am on Monday 18 May 2015 between the northern boundary of number 2 (45 metres north of the junction with Camp Road) and the end of the surfaced highway (110 metres to the northeast of Camp Road). The closure is required for the demolition of existing buildings and construction of a new development by Stoneham Construction Ltd. There is no alternative route for vehicular traffic. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT STONEHAM CONSTRUCTION ON 01983 883723

GODSHILL:
A3020 Shanklin Road (near Hollow Lane). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on Friday 5 September and Monday 8 September 2014 for footway and carriageway repair works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

LAKE:
Stag Road will be closed from 6.30am until 6pm on Monday 15 September 2014 between Cross Road and a point 80 metres east thereof (the end of the highway).
The closure is for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads. There is no alternative route for traffic. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Cross Road will be closed from 6.30am until 6pm on Monday 15 September 2014 between Heath Road and its junction with Stag Road. The closure is for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads. There is no alternative route for traffic. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Ranalagh Road / Cliff Road / Cliff Path. From 1200hrs on Friday 18 July 2014 for the foreseeable future the following roads / path will be closed to vehicular traffic: Cliff Road / Cliff Path will be closed from a point 55 metres to the northwest of the junction with Ranalagh Road to point 185 metres to the south west of the junction with Cliff Gardens (the southern boundary of number 6).
Ranalagh Road will also be closed from Cliff Road to a point 10 metres to the west of Cliff Road. During the period of closure there is no alternative route for vehicles.
The closure is required due to erosion. Pedestrian access will be maintained as usual. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

LUCCOMBE:
A3055 Bonchurch Road (near Bonchurch Viewpoint Car Park and on the Shanklin side of the access road to Dunnose). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on Friday 5 September and on Monday 8 September 2014 for crash barrier works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

NEWPORT:
Sylvan Drive (outside 8 to 10) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am on Monday 22 September until approx. 4.30pm on Friday 26 September 2014 for the installation of a gas service by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

A3020 Medina Way Temporary lane restrictions will be in operation on the north bound – Cowes bound and southbound – Newport bound carriageways between Coppins Bridge Roundabout and St Mary’s Roundabout from 7.30pm until 6am on most nights (Mondays to Fridays) between Monday 11 August and approx. Friday 12 September 2014 for crash barrier repair and streetlight replacement works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Staplers Road / Whiterails Road will be closed from 6.30pm until 6am on approximately the nights of Wednesday 10 September, Thursday 11 September and Friday 12 September 2014 between Long Lane and Park Road (Wootton). The closure was for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads. Diversion Route: Long Lane and Briddlesford Road. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

B3327 Carisbrooke Road (junction with Drill Hall Road). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation between 9am on Monday 15 September and approx. 5pm on Wednesday 17 September 2014 for the installation of a new gas connection at number 13 by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

A3054 Fairlee Road (approx. 120 metres from Seaclose Park towards Halberry Lane). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 6.30pm until approx. 11pm on Tuesday 9 September 2014 for the replacement of a sunken fire hydrant and sewer frame and cover. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN WATER ON 0845 278 0845

A3054 Forest Road (from Gunville Road to the slip Road to Parkhurst Road). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 7am until 6.30pm on each day as necessary (Mondays to Fridays) between Tuesday 9 September and Tuesday 16 September 2014 for streetlight replacement works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

A3054 Forest Road (junction with Gunville Road). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9.30am until 3.30pm on Monday 15 September and Tuesday 16 September 2014 for streetlight replacement works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

The Quay will be closed from Sea Street to the northern end of Newport Cemetery adjacent to the Bus Museum from 7am until 6pm on Saturday 13 September 2014 for a charity classic car event organised by Victor Gallucci.
Access to the Riverside Centre will be maintained. There is no alternative route for traffic.

Pan Lane (outside Prices Garage) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am on Monday 15 September until Friday 19 September 2014 for the installation of a new gas connection by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

A3054 Fairlee Road (outside 207) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am until 3.30pm on Tuesday 16 September, Wednesday 17 September and Thursday 18 September 2014 for drainage works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Staplers Road (junction with School Lane) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9.30am until 3pm on each day between Monday 13 October and Thursday 16 October 2014 for carriageway repair works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

A3054 Forest Road (between Tuckers Gate, entrance to Parkhurst Forest and Gunville Road). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am until 3.30pm on Friday 12 September 2014 for the replacement of roadside traffic signs and poles by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

NORTHWOOD:
Wyatts Lane will be closed from 8am on Monday 9 June until 5pm on Friday 12 September 2014 between Pallance Road and Uplands Road. The closure is necessary for drainage works by Island Roads. The diversion route will be: Pallance Road, Nodes Road and Uplands Road. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

RYDE:
Calthorpes Road (various locations between Bullen Road and Appley Road). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on each day (Mondays to Fridays) between Friday 29 August and Friday 12 September 2014 for kerbing works by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Calthorpes Road will be closed from 6.30pm until 6pm on each night (Monday to Fridays) between approx. Monday 15 September until Monday 22 September 2014 between Bullen Road and Appley Road. The closure is for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads. The diversion route will be: Southeast Bound: Pondwell Hill, Nettlstone Hill, Nettlestone Green, Seaview Lane, Steyne Road, Church Street, Fairy Road, Seafield Road, Bluett Avenue, Salterns Road, Duver Road, Springvale Road and Puckpool Hill. Northwest Bound: Bullen Road, A3055 Marlborough Road, and Appley Road. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

North Walk will be closed from Esplanade to Canoe Lake Road between 7am and 6pm on Sunday 14 September 2014 for a charity classic car event organised by Victor Gallucci. The one-way restriction in Canoe Lake Road (from North Walk to Appley Rise) will be temporarily suspended to allow access to Appley Park/Car Park where there will be a limited amount of parking. NOTE: ISLAND ROADS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AT THIS EVENT CONTACT THEM IF NECESSARY ON 01983 822440.

Park Road will be closed from 9.30am until 3.30pm on Wednesday 10 September 2014 between Daniel Street and Monkton Street for the re-siting of a telegraph pole and the installation of a new telephone connection by British Telecom.
The one way restriction will be temporarily suspended to allow access during the works. The diversion route will be: Park Road, Bennett Street, B3330 St Johns Road and Monkton Street. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT BRITISH TELECOM ON 0800 917 3993

West Street (outside 75 at junction with Argyll Street). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 6.30pm until approx. 10.30am on Wednesday 10 September 2014 for the replacement of a sewer manhole frame and cover by Clancy Docwra for Southern Water. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN WATER ON 0845 278 0845

SHANKLIN:
A3020 Victoria Avenue (from Cliff Bridge to near A3055 High Street) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am until 3.30pm on Wednesday 10 September, Thursday 11 September and Friday 12 September2014 for the removal of vegetation from the carriageway / footway by Island Roads. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

A3020 Shanklin Road (near Island View). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am until 4pm Tuesday 9 September and Wednesday 10 September 2014 for tree / hedge cutting works. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT GROUNDSELL CONTRACTING ON 01983 861319

Cliff Path will be closed from 9.30am on Monday 20 January 2014 for the foreseeable future to pedestrians from Skew Bridge Path to Winchester House Car Park. The closure is required due to erosion/ land movement. During the period of closure the alternative route for pedestrians will be; Skew Bridge Path, A3055 Sandown Road and Winchester House Car Park. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Prospect Road will be closed from 6.30pm until 6am on the nights of Monday 8 September and Tuesday 9 September 2014 between Steephill Road and Alexandra Road. The one way restriction in Prospect Road will be temporarily suspended to allow access to businesses and premises. The closure is for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads
The diversion route will be: Steephill Road, A3055 High Street, Cross Street, Palmerston Road and Alexandra Road. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

ST LAWRENCE:
A3055 Undercliff Drive will remain closed from St Catherine’s Road to Seven Sisters Road (Western Junction), between Barrington Lodge, near to the western junction with Seven Sisters Road and Mirables which is located about a mile towards Niton. Following significant ground movement in the area in early February 2014, Undercliff Drive has been physically closed between Mirables (in the west) and a point 560 metres to the West of Seven Sisters Road (in the east) for safety reasons. There is now no access for vehicles or pedestrians. The Isle of Wight Council, working with partner agencies including Island Roads and with support from the army, led an operation in February to help residents of nine properties in Undercliff Drive
(in an area known as ‘Woodlands’) remove possessions from their homes after they were advised to leave for safety reasons. A formal road and footpath closure will be in operation from Saturday 15 February for the foreseeable future. Island Roads’ work in the road has been suspended and the road will remain closed until the ground has stabilised and further monitoring can be carried out to determine its future. Access to businesses and attractions in Undercliff Drive. During the period of closure the alternative route for traffic will be; Pedestrians; A3055 Undercliff Drive, Public Footpath V81, V77, NT28, NT29, NT30 and A3055 Undercliff Drive. Cyclists and Equestrians; A3055 Undercliff Drive, Seven Sisters Road, St Lawrence Shute, Whitwell Road, Ventnor Road, High Street (Whitwell), Kemming Road, Chatfield Road, Rectory Road, High Street (Niton), Institute Hill, Barrack Shute and A3055 Undercliff Drive,
FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Bath Road. A one way restriction will be in operation from La Falaise car Park to Belgrave Road between 9am on Tuesday 29 October 2013 for the foreseeable future. The restriction is due to the reduction in road for the protection to masonry at retaining wall R1074 above a property called Seacourt. At the end of the works Bath Road will return to two way traffic. DIVERSION ROUTE: Belgrave Road, Zig Zag Road, Alpine Road, Church Street, Hambrough Road, Shore Hill, Esplanade and Bath Road. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

Longdown Steps Public Footpath V102 will be closed from 10am on Monday 12 May for the foreseeable future between South Street and St Catherine’s Street. This closure is necessary to avoid danger to persons using the footpath until wall repair works have been undertaken. The diversion route for pedestrians will be; South Street, West Street, High Street, Victoria Street, Wheelers Bay Road and St Catherine’s Street. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

WOOTTON:
Church Road (outside 71 to 81) Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am on Monday 15 September until 4.30pm on Friday 17 October 2014 for main replacement works by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

A3054 High Street (junction with Station Road). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 6.30pm on Wednesday 10 September until approx. 6am on Thursday 11 September 2014 for cable works by A/Plant FOR British Telecom. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT BRITISH TELECOM ON 0800 917 3993

Staplers Road (near to Butterfly World, outside Wootton Sub Station).
Temporary traffic lights will be in operation if necessary from 10am on Monday 15 September until 4pm on Sunday 28 September 2014 for the installation of an electric cable by DJ Ellwood Ltd. Traffic delays are likely. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT DJ ELLWOOD LTD ON 01379 650177

WROXALL:
Manor Road will be closed from 6.30am until 6pm on each day from Monday 8 September until Thursday 11 September 2014 between High Street and the end of the highway. The closure is for carriageway and footway repairs, resurfacing, drainage works, verge maintenance and kerbing works by Island Roads. There is no alternative route for traffic. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT ISLAND ROADS ON 01983 822440

YARMOUTH:
Bouldnor Road (outside Little Thatch, between Hill Place Lane and St Swithins Close). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 9am on Tuesday 16 September until approx. 4.30pm on Friday 16 September for the installation of a new gas service by Southern Gas Networks. Some traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT SOUTHERN GAS NETWORKS ON 0845 070 1431

A3054 Tennyson Road (near St James Street). Temporary traffic lights will be in operation from 3am on Friday 5 September until approx. Friday 12 September 2014 for emergency electric service repair works by Scottish & Southern Energy. Traffic delays will occur. FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THESE WORKS PLEASE CONTACT THE SOUTHERN ELECTRIC CALL CENTRE ON 0845 770 8090

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