Public notice


Details of the major A287 Farnham Road highway improvement S278 works on behalf of Martin Grant Homes.











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, has made 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:

  • To impose a 30mph temporary speed restriction on that length of the A287 Farnham Road from its junction with Dares Lane to its junction with Crondall Road in both directions

(No speed limit imposed by this order applies to vehicles falling within regulation 3(4) of the Road Traffic Exemptions (Special Forces) (Variation and Amendment) Regulations 2011 when used in accordance with regulation 3(5) of those Regulations)

  • To prohibit all vehicles from proceeding along those parts of the following roads, as indicated by traffic signs.

The restrictions are necessary on safety grounds to allow for major improvement works to the A287 Farnham Road/Redfields Lane junction by Martin Grant Homes.

Roads To be closed:

  1. REDFIELDS LANE, Church Crookham – at its junction with A287 Farnham Road (Diversion via A287, Beacon Hill Road, Aldershot Road, Redfields Lane & vice versa)
  2. BOWLING ALLEY, Crondall – at its junction with A287 Farnham Road (Diversion west along A287, south along Bowling Alley & vice versa)

Duration of Order:

From 2nd August 2021 for a period of 18 months or until the works are completed, whichever is the sooner. (Notwithstanding the above it is expected that the closure will be required until 30th September 2022).

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

If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact Buxted Construction on 01959 563428 or email

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


Infrastructure Team Environmental & Technical Services Hart District Council