Public notice

Ford Lane, Upton Grey

Details of a temporary road closure to allow for works on behalf of SSE.











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 Ford Lane from its junction with Bidden Road to the property known as Ford Farm, as indicated by traffic signs. The closure is necessary on safety grounds to allow for utility works on behalf of SSE.

Duration of Order:
From 22nd August 2022 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 three days).
Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises while the work is being carried out.

Alternative Route: Via Ford Lane, Bidden Road, Lees Road, Alton Road (B3349), Ford Lane and vice versa, as indicated by traffic signs.

If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact Connect It Utility Services on 01489 346444 or email

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

Date: Friday 5th August 2022


Jane Attwood