You may have noticed the Road Closure signs but until today NO information has been available on what works were being undertaken.
Attached is the Closure Notice from Wiltshire Council (Dated 22nd April 2016!) with the details
The details outlined are :
SECTION 14(1) OF THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984
URGENT CLOSURE OF: A342 Andover Road, Upavon.
THE WILTSHIRE COUNCIL HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that on 16th May 2016, the following length of road shall be closed to all traffic in the interests of public safety to enable Wiltshire Council to carry out carriageway repairs.
A342 Andover Road from its junctions with High Street, Upavon and A338.
Via A345 – A303 – A338 and vice versa.
The closure and diversion route will be clearly indicated by traffic signs.
The works will take place from 16th May 2016 for 2 days from 07:00am to 18:00pm. It is anticipated that the works will take the stated duration to complete depending upon weather conditions, the notice will have a maximum duration of 21 days. Access will be maintained for residents and businesses, although delays are likely due to the nature of the works.
For further information regarding these works please contact Eurovia on 01249 468582 (Office Hours) and 07900715776 (Out of Hours – Duty Manager).
Sustainable Transport Group, County Hall, Bythesea Road Trowbridge BA14 8JN