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Blackwall Road closed for drainage works

Road Closed warning sign

Blackwall Road is due to be closed from Tuesday 28th July for drainage cleansing works near Bromley Cottage. The closure affects National Cycle Route 18. This route runs between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury, via Bedgebury and country lanes across the High Weald Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty (AONB) before it descends to to Ashford. NCR18 then climbs again through the Kent Downs AONB, and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 08:00 by Admin

Tags: AONB, Blackwall Road, Great Bromley Farm, Hinxhill, KCC Highways, NCR18, Road Closure

Naccolt Road will close again from Monday 2nd March 2020 for about nine weeks.

Road closure and diversion signs. Naccolt Road will be closed from Monday 2nd March 2020

Kent County Council Highways has made another Order to temporarily prohibit through traffic on part of Naccolt Road. This latest road closure is necessary for safety reasons to enable South East Water's contractors to install a new water main in the vicinity of Pottery Cottages, and Herons Brook. These works will not deal with the separate problems of surface water flooding and drainage from the former... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 01 Mar 2020 20:30 by Admin

Tags: A2070, A28, Blackwall Road, Bramble Lane, Brook, Canterbury Road, Herons Brook, High Street, Hinxhill, Hinxhill Road, KCC Highways, Naccolt Brickworks, Naccolt Road, Oxenturn Road, Pottery Cottages, Road Closure, South East Water, Spelders Hill, The Street, Upper Bridge Str

Hinxhill Road closed for five weeks

KCC Highways road closure order for Hinxhill Road. Road closed from 6th January for five weeks

The road closure order for Hinxhill Road, starts Monday 6th January. The Kent County Council Highways (prohibition of driving) order states that 'Hinxhill Road will be closed in the general vicinity of the rear entrance to William Harvey Hospital. The closure is planned from Monday 6 January 2020 for an estimated period of up to 5 weeks. The alternative route for all through traffic is via The Street,... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 04 Jan 2020 15:00 by Admin

Tags: Hinxhill, Hinxhill Road, KCC Highways, Physical Infrastructure, Road Closure, Road Safety, Willesborough, Wye Level Crossing

Wye Level Crossing closure: nine mile detour for drivers

Wye Level Crossing closure: nine mile detour for drivers

Network Rail will close the road and footway over Wye level crossing from 23:45 on Monday 14th January, until 05.00 on Tuesday 15th January. This will enable enable engineers to make a rail foot inspection of the level crossing. KCC Highways advises drivers to take a detour of about nine miles via Harville Road, A28 Canterbury Road, A2070 Willesborough Road, Kennington Road, The Street (Willesborough),... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 22:19 by Admin

Tags: Hinxhill, Hinxhill Road, KCC Highways, Network Rail, Physical Infrastructure, Wye Level Crossing

Hinxhill Road closed again for emergency repairs

Hinxhill Road closed again for emergency repairs

Part of Hinxhill Road is now expected to remain closed for emergency repairs until 18.00 Sunday 13th January. This is to enable contractors Clancy Docwra to repair a leaking water main. KCC Highways has closed the between the junctions of Goodcheap Lane and Plumpton. The alternative route is via Plumpton, Bockham Lane, A20 Hythe Road, The Street and Hinxhill Road.

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:41 by Admin

Tags: Hinxhill, Physical Infrastructure

Blackwall Lane, Hinxhill will be closed from Wednesday 29th November

Blackwall Lane, Hinxhill will be closed from Wednesday 29th November

Kent County Council has issued an Urgent Temporary Prohibition of Driving Order affecting Blackwall Road, Hinxhill. KCC Highways will close Blackwall Road in the vicinity of Great Bromley Farm, Wye on Wednesday 29th November. This Prohibition Order is valid for up to five days until 5th December, but works should only take three days to complete. This road closure is necessary to enable KCC Highways... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 14:15 by Admin

Tags: A2070, Blackwall Lane, Hinxhill, KCC Highways, Physical Infrastructure, Road Closure, Willesborough Road

Urgent Road Closure Notices issued for Brabourne Road and Bockham Lane, Wye

Urgent Road Closure Notices issued for Brabourne Road and Bockham Lane, Wye

Kent County Council has made two Urgent Temporary Prohibition of Driving Orders affecting roads near Wye. KCC Highways has closed Brabourne Road, Wye between the junctions of Hampton Lane and The Street, Brook, for urgent drainage works between Fishponds Farm and Cuckolds Coombe. This Order is valid for up to five days from today Tuesday 25th July, between 08.00 and 16.00. The alternative route is... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:00 by Admin

Tags: Bockham Lane, Brabourne, Hinxhill, KCC Highways, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety, SGN, South East Water

Snowdrop time at Hinxhill

Snowdrop time at Hinxhill

The churchyard of St. Mary's Hinxhill has a splendid show of snowdrops this year, and they are probably at their best now. The churchyard and its Grade I listed 13th century church are about an hour's brisk walk from Wye along Blackwall Lane and Goodcheap Lane.

Posted: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:30 by Admin

Tags: Hinxhill, Snowdrops, St Mary's Hinxhill

Hinxhill Road - major planning application

Hinxhill Road - major planning application

Ashford Borough Council has opened full planning application 16/01722/AS for consultation. This proposes a new link road to the rear of the William Harvey Hospital from the A20, and the construction of 207 dwellings.

The layout shows the Hinxhill Road closed to through traffic and diverted instead onto the A20. Closure will relieve residents who live on The Street Willesborough, and enable ambulances... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:30 by Admin

Tags: 16/01722/AS, Hinxhill, Physical Infrastructure, Planning Application, Road Safety

Bockham Lane, road closure notice

Bockham Lane, road closure notice

Kent County Council plans to treat the surface of Bockham Lane, a road accident blackspot in Hinxhill. Weather permitting, KCC will start the maintenance work on Tuesday 5th July 2016, and should complete the job in one day. The diversion route will be via Hythe Road, Willesborough Interchange, Kennington Road, The Street, Hinxhill Road and Plumpton Lane. Please note that the treatment will leave some... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:30 by Admin

Tags: Bockham Lane, Hinxhill, KCC, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety