Roadworks and Closures


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Temporary Road Closure – Chapel Lane, Cranbrook – from 2 November 2015 for up to 5 days

The whole length of the road will be closed.

The alternative route is via A262 The Street/Sissinghurst Road, A229 Wilsley Green/Waterloo Road, St David’s Bridge, Bakers Cross and Golford Road.

The closure is to enable drain clearance and ditching works to be carried out by KCC Highways.

Temporary Road Closure – A229 Cranbrook Road, Staplehurst – from 23 November 2015 for up to 5 nights between 19.00hrs and 05.00hrs

The road will be closed from Headcorn Road to Wilsley Pound Roundabout.

The alternative route is via A229 Rocks Hill, A262 The Street/Sissinghurst Road/High Street, A274 North Street/Headcorn Road/Biddenden Road/Wheeler Street/Station Road/High Street/North Street/Mill Bank/Maidstone Road/Headcorn Road/North Street/Maidstone Road, B2163 Plough Wents Road/Heath Road, A229 Linton Hill/Staplehurst Road/Maidstone Road/Station Road.

The closure is to enable carriageway patching to be carried out by KCC Highways.

This bulletin contains public information and can be freely forwarded to any other road users who may be affected.  Every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the information, but no liability can be accepted for any changes or errors.

Road names are taken from the National Street Gazetteer on Elgin, with alternative names given where known.

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Road Closures Co-ordinator, West Kent Division

KCC Highways, Transportation & Waste

Aylesford Highway Depot

St Michael’s Close


ME20 7BU

( 03000 41 81 81 (24-hour Contact Centre)

Fax    : 03000 422833