Temporary Road Closure – Somerset Road, Deal – Sunday 27 May 2018


Temporary Road Closure – Somerset Road, Deal – Sunday 27 May 2018


It will be necessary to close part of Somerset Road, Deal planned for Sunday 27 May 2018 for up to 1 day.


The closure is between 8.00 am and approximately 6.00 pm.


Somerset Road will be closed in the vicinity of the railway bridge, with access from either direction up to where the road is closed, but no through access.


The alternative route is via Telegraph Road, Cornwall Road and Downs Road back to Somerset Road.


The closure also applies to pedestrians, who should follow the above diversion.


The closure is to enable Network Rail to carry out timber renewal works over the railway bridge.


There is a chance that the works may over-run for such reasons as adverse weather conditions or unforeseen engineering difficulties.


The Network Rail 24-Hour National Helpline is 03457 11 41 41www.networkrail.co.uk 


For safety reasons, the closure has been timed to coincide with a suspension of rail services, to allow works to be carried out whilst no trains are in operation.


Enclosed is a copy of the Public Notice in confirmation of this.


This bulletin contains public information and can be freely forwarded to any other road users who may be affected.  Every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the information, but no liability can be accepted for any changes or errors.


Road names are taken from the National Street Gazetteer, which can be viewed on Elgin / www.roadworks.org , with alternative names given where known.


For details of roadworks, please see www.roadworks.org

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Customer Information Bulletin D716R Somerset Road, Walmer, Deal   




Phil Lightman

East Kent Road Closures Co-ordinator

Highways, Transportation & Waste | Kent County Council | Ashford Highway Depot | Javelin Way | Ashford | TN24 8AD

Highway Helpline 03000 418181 | E-mail streetworkseast@kent.gov.uk | www.kent.gov.uk |