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by Sue Wallace - Thursday, 15 October 2015, 03:35 PM

We have been given notice that there will be bus disruption week commencing 19.10.15 due to the High Street road closure in Overton.

I hope the attached and information below will help with sorting your bus times and routes. For more assistance please contact Stagecoach direct.


Notice is hereby given that Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council pursuant to arrangements made under Section 101 of the Local Government Act 1972 with Hampshire County Council in exercise of the powers of the said County Council and in exercise of the powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ("the Act"), and of all other enabling powers, proposes to make the following Order:-

Reason for Order:

The Council are satisfied that traffic on the road should be restricted or prohibited because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road.

Effect of Order:

All traffic will be prohibited from travelling along Bridge Street/Red Lion Lane/B3400 High Street, Overton as directed by traffic signs. The closure is due to carrying out urgent BT works.

Duration of Order:

Alternative Route:

The order will come into effect on 19 October 2015 for 1 month. (Notwithstanding the above it is expected the closure will be from 19 October 2015 until 23 October 2015)

a) For Bridge Street - via Church Road and B3051 Kingsclere Road to B3400 High Street/Winchester Street junction (drivers can then either travel east on the B3400 or travel south and west using other local roads) or vice versa b) For Red Lion Lane - via Woodlands Road and Lion Lane or vice versa

c) For B3400 High Street - via B3051 Kingsclere Road, Cole Henley Road, Newbury Road, B3400 London Road and vice versa, as indicated by traffic signs.

The exemptions under S 87 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and The Road traffic exemptions (Special Forces) (Variation and amendment) Regulations 2011 will apply to the order.

If you have any queries regarding the above please contact

Rob Wignall on 07534 611020 on behalf of Options Energy.

On behalf of

Head of Commissioning and Governance

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