Road Closures – Various

Published: 06 September 2021

Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Roughway Lane, Plaxtol from 18th August 2021 for up to 3 days between the hours of 09:30 and 15:30.

The road will be closed from outside The Kentish Rifleman to outside Parchal Place, to the extent indicated by signs and barriers on site.

The alternative route for any through traffic is via Dunks Green Road, Hamptons Road, Park Road, Oxenhoath Road, The Hurst, Roughway Lane and vice versa.

The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while pole replacement works are undertaken by Openreach.

For information regarding the closure please contact Openreach on 0800 023 2023, who will be able to assist with the scope of these works.

Urgent Road Closure - Bull Lane, Aylesford - 12th September 2021 (Tonbridge & Malling)

It will be necessary to close Bull Lane, Aylesford from 12th September 2021 for up to 1 day.

To facilitate this closure, it will be necessary to temporarily suspend the weight restriction Orders on Rochester Road & High Street, Aylesford, to allow for diverted traffic.

The road will be closed between the junctions of Pilgrims Way and Greenfield Close.

The alternative route is via Pilgrims Way, Rochester Road, High Street and vice versa.

This is to enable works to be carried out by Kent County Council.

Emergency Road Closure - Trycewell Lane, Ightham - 1st September 2021 (Tonbridge & Malling)

It will be necessary to close Trycewell Lane, Ightham from 1st September 2021 for up to 6 days.

The road will be closed at Sycamore Cottage.

The alternative route is via Busty Lane, The Street, Trycewell Lane and vice versa.

This is to enable burst water main repairs to be carried out by South East Water.

Temporary Road Closure – Claygate Lane, Shipbourne- 21st September 2021

Kent County Council has made an Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on Claygate Lane, Shipbourne from 21st September 2021 for up to 1 day between the hours of 09:30-15:30.

Claygate Lane will be closed between the junctions with Puttenden Road and Reeds Lane, to the extent indicated by signs and barriers on site.

The alternative route for any through traffic is via Claygate Lane, Hamptons Road, Puttenden Road and vice versa.

The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while overhead network works are undertaken by Openreach.

For information regarding the closure please contact Openreach on 0800 023 2023, who will be able to assist with the scope of these works.

Road Closure - A229, Blue Bell Hill Aylesford - 6th September 2021

It will be necessary to close A229, Blue Bell Hill Aylesford from 6th September 2021 for up to 14 nights.

The road will be closed between Lord Lees roundabout and Bridgewood roundabout.

Diversion for northbound traffic:

A229 Bluebell Hill Slip North Off, Lord Lees Roundabout, Bluebell Hill Slip Link Bridge, Taddington Wood Roundabout, A2045 Walderslade Woods, Bridgewood Roundabout, A229 Maidstone Road.

Diversion for Southbound traffic:

A2045 Walderslade Woods, Taddington Wood Roundabout, A229 Bluebell Hill Slip Link Bridge, Lord Lees Roundabout, Bluebell Hill Slip South On.

Times are restricted to 20:00 to 06:00

This closure is necessary to replace the north and south expansion joints. Works to be carried out by Highways England.

Road Closure - Lower Haysden Lane, Tonbridge - 9th September 2021 (Tonbridge and Malling)

It will be necessary to close Lower Haysden Lane, Tonbridge from 9th September 2021 for up to 1 day.

The road will be closed from outside Vizards sports ground.

The alternative route is via Upper Haysden Lane, Lower Haysden Lane and vice versa.

It is planned that the road will be closed between 09:30 hrs and 15:30 hrs.

This closure is necessary to enable pole testing works to be carried out by Openreach.

Road Closure - Avery Lane, Otham - 16th September 2021 (Maidstone)

It will be necessary to close Avery Lane, Otham from 16th September 2021 for up to 3 days.

The road will be closed between the Holly Farm Road and Avery Lane.

The alternative route is via Avery Lane, New Road, A274 Sutton Road, Horsehoes lane, Back Street, Avery Lane and vice versa.

This closure is necessary to enable Openreach safe access for tree surgery work and to hang overhead fibre cables.

Road Closure - Cuckoo Lane, Tonbridge - 13th September 2021

It will be necessary to close Cuckoo Lane, Tonbridge from 13th September 2021 for up to 2 days.

The road will be closed between the junctions of A26 and Higham Lane.

The alternative route is via Higham Lane, Ashes Lane, Tonbridge Road and vice versa.

This closure is necessary to complete sewer repairs to be carried out by Southern Water.

Urgent Road Closure - Bewley Lane, Plaxtol - 13th September 2021 (Tonbridge & Malling)

It will be necessary to close Bewley Lane, Plaxtol from 13th September 2021 for up to 2 days.

The road will be closed between the junctions of Tonbridge Road and Sheet Hill.

The alternative route is via The alternative route is via Tonbridge Road, Plaxtol Lane, Tree Lane, Yopps Green, Sheet Hill and vice versa.

It is planned that the road will be closed between 08:30 hrs and 17:30 hrs each day.

This is to enable carriageway repairs to be carried out by Kent County Council.

Urgent Road Closure - Gover Hill, Roughway - 12th September 2021 (Tonbridge & Malling)

It will be necessary to close Gover Hill, Roughway from 12th September 2021 for up to 1 day.

The road will be closed between the junctions of Matthews Lane and The Hurst.

The alternative route is via Park Road, Hamptons Road, Carpenters Lane, Common Road, Matthews Lane and vice versa.

This is to enable Carriageway clearance and bollard installation to be carried out by Kent County Council.

Temporary Road Closure - B2162 Maidstone Road, Horsmonden - 13th September 2021 for 5 days

B2162 Maidstone Road, Horsmonden will be closed works outside Rams Hill.

The alternative route for any through traffic is via Maidstone Road, The Heath, Brenchley Road, Horsmonden Road, High Street, Chestnut Lane, Crittenden Road, Colts Hill, Whetsted Road, Branbridges Road, Branbridges Hale Street By Pass, Maidstone Road, Hampstead Lane, Benover Road, Collier Street, Claygate and vice versa.

The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while works are undertaken by South East Water.

Urgent Road Closure - Noble Tree Road, Hildenborough - 16th September 2021 (Tonbridge & Malling)

It will be necessary to close Noble Tree Road, Hildenborough from 16th September 2021 for up to 2 days.

The road will be closed Opposite the Woodlands.

The alternative route is via Watt's Cross Road, London Road, and vice versa.

This is to enable drainage works to be carried out by Kent County Council.

Urgent Road Closure - Long Mill Lane, Crouch Borough Green - 20th September 2021 (Tonbridge & Malling)

It will be necessary to close Long Mill Lane, Crouch Borough Green from 20th September 2021 for up to 4 days.

The road will be closed between the junctions of The Hurst and Basted Lane.

The alternative route is via The Street, Plaxtol Lane, A227 Tonbridge Road, A25 Borough Green Road, Maidstone Road and vice versa.

This is to enable drainage works to be carried out by Kent County Council.