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Olantigh Road will close again Monday 30th May

Road Closed warning sign

Olantigh Road, Wye will close to through traffic again Monday 30th May until Wednesday 1st June. South East Water will lay new utility connections in the vicinity of 10 and 12 Olantigh Road (formerly Leppers Ironmongers). A signed diversion will be in place via Harville Road, the A28 and Godmersham for the duration of the works. However, the planned completion date may slip. If these works overrun... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 28 May 2022 23:16 by Admin

Tags: Infrastructure, Olantigh Road, Road Closure, South East Water

Upper Bridge Street, Wye reopened to through traffic

Road closure online notice Upper Bridge Street, Wye

South East Water has reopened Upper Bridge Street. Contractors closed the road for a week to dig a trench across the road for unplanned water main repairs between Cherry Garden Lane and Oxenturn Road. Bus services to Canterbury and Ashford should return to their normal route. Elsewhere in Wye the gas main replacement works along Scotton Street and Coldharbour Lane are ongoing, but SGN is due to finish... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 10:19 by Admin

Tags: Road Closure Notice, South East Water, Upper Bridge Street

Upper Bridge Street is shut

Road Closed warning sign

Upper Bridge Street is shut for unplanned water main repairs by South East Water. The road closure notice applies between Friday 20th to Wednesday 25th August. The road is closed between Oxenturn Road and Cherry Garden Lane. There is pedestrian access on the south side of the road only and the road remains closed overnight. Through traffic is being diverted via Church Street. KCC Highways has minor... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Aug 2021 23:32 by Admin

Tags: Road Closure, South East Water, Upper Bridge Street

Coldharbour Lane closed by a burst water main

A gang repairing a burst water main on Coldharbour Lane , Wye

Water flowing down the surface of Coldharbour Lane for over half a mile into Wye alerted residents to the fault. South East Water responded quickly to an online fault report and KCC Highways closed the road at Coldharbour crossroads. The direct route between Wye and Hastingleigh may have to remain closed until Monday 25th January, to enable contractors to repair a water main. The main has burst in... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 22:29 by Admin

Tags: Amage Road, Brook, Coldharbour Lane, Hastingleigh, South East Water, Spelders Hill

Brabourne Road closed near Pickersdane

Road closure notice Brabourne Road, near Pickersdane

South East Water has a permit to close Brabourne Road in the vicinity of Pickersdane Cottage, Wye for unplanned maintenance work. Emergency work is in progress to repair a leaking hydrant. The KCC Highways permit runs for six days until Monday 6th July. As the summer stays dry South East Water is urging everybody to save water and save money as the company is now pumping around an extra 140 million... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 22:15 by Admin

Tags: Brabourne Road, Pickersdane, South East Water

Wye Road closed at Staple Lees, Hastingleigh

Notice of temporary road closure order, Wye Road Hastingleigh until 4th June 2020at

KCC Highways has closed Wye Road / Coldharbour Lane to through traffic, west of the junction with Cow Lees / Staple Lees. This temporary road closure is necessary to enable South East Water contractors to reinstate previous excavation works. The estimated completion date is Thursday 4th June 2020. Though, KCC warns that the timings may change for various reasons, including the current coronavirus situation.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 09:00 by Admin

Tags: Coldharbour Lane, Cow Lees, Hastingleigh, KCC Highways, Road Closure, South East Water, Staple Lees, Wye Road

Temporary Overnight Road Closure – High Street, Wye, Ashford – 9 April 2020

Temporary Overnight Road Closure – High Street, Wye, Ashford – 9 April 2020

An overnight closure of High Street, Wye, Ashford, is planned for Thursday 9 April 2020 from 7.30 pm through until approximately 6.00 am.

High Street will be closed in the general vicinity of number 34, with no through access between the junctions with The Green and Olantigh Road.

The alternative route for traffic is via Upper Bridge Street, Bridge Street and Church Street

The closure is to allow permanent... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 09:53 by Parish Clerk

Tags: High Street, Roadworks, South East Water

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

A sunny Friday in Wye

A sunny Friday in Wye

The importance of the Wye Neighbourhood Plan main objective of a 'walkable village' was clear today, as were the constraints of Wye's medieval roads and the ageing infrastructure underneath them. A skillful HGV driver only managed to get through the village by inching his 13' wide load up Scotton Street, with it projecting over the top of a parked car. Fortunately without damage, as the car was small... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:00 by Admin

Tags: High Street, Physical Infrastructure, Road Safety, Scotton Street, Sidelands, South East Water, Walkable Village

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