Access to Kings' school improvements

Last update: November 2020

Latest updates

Works completed.

Hampshire County Council appointed Knights Brown Construction Ltd to undertake the proposed pedestrian and cycling improvements to Kings’ School.

Improvements will include;
  • Widening of the existing footway on the south-eastern side of Romsey Road; between Stanmore Lane and Battery Hill;
  • Widening of footway near the Battery Hill junction;
  • Upgrading the existing crossing to a toucan crossing at Battery Hill junction; allowing cyclists and pedestrians to access Kings’ School;
  • Installation of shared footway signs;
  • Upgrade to street lighting and traffic signals.
Scheme overview

The improvements will be a shared use footway along Romsey Road between Stanmore Lane and Battery Hill, and along Battery Hill to connect into Kings' School, as well as upgrading the existing puffin crossing connecting Battery Hill to Kings Road into a toucan crossing. This upgrade will allow cyclists and pedestrians to cross the busy Romsey Road to access Kings' School.

View the plans

Location Plan

Improvements Plan

18 October Diversion Plan

Night Works Diversion Plan

Pedestrian diversion plan 19 October 2020

Contact us
Economy, Transport and Environment Department
Hampshire County Council
The Castle

SO23 8UD