Temporary Closure of: Footpath 8, Malmesbury - 19 Feb to 19 Aug 2024

Temporary Closure of: Footpath 8, Malmesbury - 19 Feb to 19 Aug 2024

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Closure of: Footpath 8 (Part), Malmesbury (Ref: TTRO 9261)

Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all users: Footpath 8 (Part), Malmesbury; from its junction with B4014 to its junction with Lacemakers Road.

To enable: footpath closure to allow development to take place.

Alternative route: via existing public rights of way and public highway. The closure and diversion route will be clearly indicated by traffic signs.

This Order will come into operation on 19 February 2024 and it is anticipated that the closure will be required until 19 August 2024.

Access will be maintained where possible although delays are likely due to the nature of the works. The Order will have a maximum duration of 6 months. For further information please contact Bloor Homes on 0330 050 0136.

Sustainable Transport Group, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN 15 February 2024


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MALMESBURY is a vibrant, market town, steeped in history going back to medieval times. Currently home to many famous & popular musical, cultural, and festival events throughout the year, visitors can browse the charming streets with independent retailers, or stop at one of the lively cafes, restaurants, pubs, and bars.

Attractions to visit include the stunning 12th century Malmesbury Abbey, 15th century Market Cross and the Athelstan Museum with a painting of Malmesbury Abbey by JMW Turner. There are also lovely walks along the River Avon.



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