Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Motorists warned of North Devon Link Road closures

16:26 26 May 2014

Diversions will be in place on the A361 next week.

Diversions will be in place on the A361 next week.

Archant

Day and night closures necessary for road resurfacing work.

MOTORISTS are being warned of major roadworks being planned for the A361 North Devon Link Road from next Monday.

Daytime closures will be made to enable essential resurfacing work, as well as drainage work, sign maintenance, grass cutting, roadmarking and gully cleaning.

It will be closed to all east bound traffic from Newtown Cross to Bolham Roundabout, between 9.30am and 3.30pm, from June 2-6.

The same section of road will be closed to all traffic in both directions overnight from 7pm to 6am from June 2-9.

The road from Aller Cross to Bish Mill will be closed for all east bound traffic from 9.30am to 3.30pm from June 4-6.

It will be closed to all traffic in both directions from 7pm to 6am from June 4-10.

Road closures will be lifted over the weekend although traffic management arrangements will remain in place, which could cause some disruption.

Councillor Stuart Hughes, Devon County Council’s Cabinet Member for Highway Management, said: “Drivers should observe the speed restrictions to avoid damage to other vehicles from chippings and to give the surface the best chance of bedding in.

“Every effort will be made to maintain access to properties at all times but unfortunately some interruption may be unavoidable.”

The council said surface dressing could be delayed in the event of bad weather.

The work follows patching work carried out overnight last week in preparation for the new surfacing.

Diversions will be in place.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other North Devon Gazette visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by North Devon Gazette staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique North Devon Gazette account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other News Stories

Jessie Prentice on her 104th birthday with daughter-in-law Brenda Prentice, grandson Graham Prentice and eldest son Peter Prentice.

Jessie Prentice - who was featured in the Gazette on her birthday last month - has died at the age of 104 in Westward Ho!

Read more
12:54
The inquest was heard at County Hall in Exeter. Picture: Terry Ife

Inquest hears that amateur rider landed on wooden pole

Read more
The seals being released at Combe Martin.

Skeletor, Danger Mouse, Trixie, Lion-O, Dougall and Florence were released back into the ocean after being nursed back to health.

Read more
09:43
The Braunton Police Station building has been bought by the parish council.

New Braunton work hub in old police station building will house four long term tenants plus six ‘hot desks’

Read more
Matt Whittaker and John Eeles outside Torrington Town Hall.

Round The Square festival in Torrington will have a mixture of local and international acts as it brings music, dance, theatre and the arts to town.

Read more
Storm Doris is coming. Picture: Westward Ho!

A yellow warning is in place tomorrow (Thursday) for North Devon and the Met Office predicts ‘very strong winds’.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:00
Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto/Igor Zhuravlov

With NASA set to present new findings on exoplants, we’re asking the people of Devon if they believe there is life out there. Take part in our poll here.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:40

Restoration crews have discovered an ancient peacock drawing on timbers at The Royal Clarence Hotel in Exeter

Read more
Yesterday, 14:21
NDDH and the county council are working together to manage traffic.

Devon County Council is working with North Devon Hospital to try to ease congestion due to works on the North Road junction.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:44
Ruibbish would be stored at Brynsworthy then taken elsewhere

New Barnstaple centre would see rubbish collected, bulked up and then taken elsewhere

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 10°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications