I refer to my blog dated 4 March 2017 which reported that preparation work had commenced on marking out the new relief road. I can now report the construction work has started in earnest.
|Plate 1 - Access from Old Sleaford Rd, near MAC Ltd|
|Plate 2 - Digging out the new relief access track|
|Plate 3 - View from footpath|
Plate 4 - Route of new relief access track
around reservoir boundary
Plate 5 - Access from junction
near Nocton Wood House
|Plate 6 - Route headed towards reservoir|
You may like to see the official notice regarding the 'closure' of the bridleway between Nocton and Dunston. A copy is posted on the Parish Council noticeboard on The Green.
Lincolnshire County Council
Unit 7, Witham Park House
Lincoln, LN5 7JN
Tel: 01522 782070
My Ref: TTRO/324/2017
Date: 10th April 2017
Road Closure Notice
Temporary Footpath Closure: Dunston/Nocton
Please note it will be necessary to impose a temporary restriction to all users of the footpath(s) detailed below.
Reason for closure: Essential maintenance works by Daniel Charles Construction
Location: Dunston Public Right of Way (PROW) 16 (Closed 590 metres North of Back Lane); Nocton PROW 26 (Closed in vicinity of PROW 815)
Period of closure: 24/04/2017 to 14/07/2017 (Closures to be implemented as & when required during this period, signage detailing accurate dates & times will be displayed on site in advance)
Alternative route: Local diversion routes & access arrangements will be signposted
If you have any queries, or require further information, please contact the LCC Customer Service Centre on 01522 782070.
For Executive Director
(Environment & Economy)
Ben Wills (Head of Property) - Beeswax Dyson Farming
Please be assured that this footpath will not be closed completely, as Beeswax Dyson Farming will ensure access through the crossing point throughout the period of construction works, as reported at the Parish Council meeting on 11 April.
|Plate 7 - Bridleway crossing point of new relief access road|