Public notice


Details of a temporary road closure to allow for works by BT Openreach.











Highways – Temporary Road Closure from Hart District Council in Hart area

Notice is hereby given that Hart District Council pursuant to arrangements made under Section 101 of the Local Government Act 1972 with Hampshire County Council in exercise of the powers of the said County Council and in exercise of the powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ("the Act"), and of all other enabling powers, proposes to make the following Order:-

Reason for Order: The Council are satisfied that traffic on the road should be restricted or prohibited because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road.

Effect of Order:

All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along that length of Taplins Farm Lane south for 50 metres from its junction with the un-named road leading to the property known as Wintney Barn, as indicated by traffic signs. The closure is necessary on safety grounds to allow for works by BT Openreach.

This Order may be cited as "The Hart District Council (Temporary Road Closure) (Taplins Farm Lane, Winchfield) Order 2020".

Duration of Closure:

From 28th September 2020 for a period of 6 months or until the works are completed, whichever is the sooner. (Notwithstanding the above it is expected that the closure will be required for no longer than one day). The closure will be continuously enforced during the period specified.

Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises while the work is being carried out.

Alternative Route: From the southern point of closure via Taplins Farm Lane, Pale Lane, A323 Fleet Road, Church Lane and Taplins Farm Lane to northern point of closure and vice versa, as indicated by traffic signs.

If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact Sunbelt Rentals Ltd on 0370 050 0792.

John Elson, Head of Technical Services & Environmental Maintenance, Hart District Council

Date: Friday 11th September 2020


Infrastructure Services Hart District Council