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Four roads into Wye to close for repairs this week

Wye road closure warning signs

Olantigh Road, Naccolt Road, Wye Road (Coldharbour Lane, Hastingleigh Road) and Bockham Lane are all scheduled for closure during the forthcoming week. Harville Road will remain open, but be traffic controlled to enable drain clearance works. However, as the schools will remain closed there should be less traffic through Wye than normal.

Olantigh Road will close for up to three days from 09.00 Sunday... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 23:30 by Admin

Tags: Bockham Lane, Elmsted, Harville Road, Hastingleigh, Naccolt Road, Olantigh Road, Road Closure, Wye Road

Olantigh Road to shut for emergency sewer repairs

Emergency Road Closure Notice for Olantigh Road, Wye, valid from 12th August 2020

KCC Highways issued an emergency road closure Notice today to authorise Southern Water to block Olantigh Road to all through traffic, for up to ten days. Southern Water's contractors are not on site now and the road is open, but the permit is valid from 12th August for 21 days (until Wednesday 2nd September). To repair the sewer Southern Water need to dig up the road outside 10-12 Olantigh Road (near... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 16:27 by Admin

Tags: A28, Godmersham, Infrastructure, Leppers, Olantigh Road, Road Closure, Sewer, Southern Water, Wye School

Olantigh Road to shut for five days from Monday 22nd June

Road Closure notice Olantigh Road, near Godmersham Monday 22nd June 2020

KCC Highways plans to close Olantigh Road for up to five days in the narrow section between its junction with Sole Street and Sunley Gardens, Godmersham. KCC's legal permit for this work starts Monday 22nd June and runs until Friday 26th June. This road closure is necessary for kerbing and haunching works, and for carriageway repairs up to 450mm deep. Please check with one.network for updated information... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 21 Jun 2020 12:00 by Admin

Tags: Godmersham, Infrastructure, KCC Highways, Network Rail, Olantigh Road, Pope Street, Sole Street

Road closure Olantigh Road, Godmersham

Road Closed warning sign

Network Rail has permission to close Olantigh Road at Godmersham between Monday 4th May and Friday 8th May 2020. This road closure is necessary for urgent repairs to the railway bridge, following the removal of vegetation which is causing brickwork displacement. The hourly train services are not affected. KCC Highways plans to make unrelated repairs to potholes and verges along Olantigh Road, Crundale... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 17:18 by Admin

Tags: Godmersham, Network Rail, Olantigh Road

Olantigh Road will be closed Monday 16th December

Olantigh Road will be closed Monday 16th December

Olantigh road will close during school hours 09.30 - 15.30 Monday 16th December to give BT engineers safe access to overhead phone cables. The works are scheduled in the area of Trimworth Manor and Ripple Farm, Sole Street, Crundale KCC should sign diversions via Upper Bridge Street , Bridge Street, Wye level crossing, Bramble Lane, A28 Ashford Road and The Street, Godmersham.

KCC Highways has also... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 22:15 by Admin

Tags: Crundale, Godmersham, KCC Highways, Olantigh Road, Physical Infrastructure, Road Closure, Trimworth Manor, Wye Level Crossing

Wye level crossing to close

Wye level crossing to close

Wye level crossing to close Sunday 24th February 2019

Network Rail has given advance notice that scheduled track maintenance work will start 02.00 Sunday morning 24th February, and run through until 19.00 Sunday evening. As a result no trains will run between Ashford, Wye and Canterbury all day Sunday 24th February. Instead, Southeastern will operate a replacement bus service. Southeastern will also... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 16 Feb 2019 17:00 by Admin

Tags: Bridge Street, Canterbury, Olantigh Road, Physical Infrastructure, Wye Level Crossing, Wye Station

Olantigh Road is closed to all traffic

Olantigh Road is closed to all traffic

Olantigh Road, Wye is now closed to all traffic for sewer connection works at the entrance to Wye School. The road will remain closed during the school half term holiday, from today, Saturday 16th February until Saturday 23rd February. (Wye level crossing, Bridge Street will be closed all day Sunday 24th February). The road works at the junction with Occupation Road will not affect pedestrian access... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 16 Feb 2019 09:00 by Admin

Tags: KCC Highways, Occupation Road, Olantigh Road, Physical Infrastructure, Wye School

High Street Wye closed for repairs

High Street Wye closed for repairs

Without warning KCC has issued a temporary road closure notice for a week to enable repairs to a dangerous inspection cover in the High Street Wye, opposite the former Wye College Porters Lodge. The drain cover worked loose again and the tarmac around the fitting was breaking up and sinking, creating a hazard, especially for cyclists. This is the third time in the past 26 months that this particular... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 10:00 by Admin

Tags: High Street, KCC Highways, Olantigh Road, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety

Squires, an attractive terrace of four Edwardian cottages in Wye, has stood empty for over seven years

Squires, an attractive terrace of four Edwardian cottages in Wye, has stood empty for over seven years

Now Ashford Borough Council has given planning permission to property developer Telereal Trillium to change Squires from student accommodation, back into four, two bedroom dwellings. Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council supported this planning application, subject to a condition to protect residential amenity, as the village is short of two bedroom houses.

The site on Olantigh Road is opposite Leppers Home... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:20 by Admin

Tags: 16/00893/AS, Olantigh Road, Planning Application, Policy, Squires, WYE3, WYE3 Masterplan, Wye, Wye with Hinxhill Parish Council, Wye2030 Neighbourhood Plan

Wye College owner Telereal Trillium makes first planning application on WYE3

Wye College owner Telereal Trillium makes first planning application on WYE3

Squire's Cottages, Olantigh Road, Wye

First planning application for WYE3 submitted to Ashford Borough Council by Telereal Trillium, the owner of Wye College

Statement from GL Hearn on behalf of Telereal Trillium:Plans to restore the Squire's Cottages and convert them back to individual houses have been prepared by Telereal Trillium's project team and have now been submitted to Ashford Borough Council.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:30 by Admin

Tags: Local News, Olantigh Road, Planning application, Squires, Telereal Trillium, WYE3, Wye