Somerset County Council

District of South Somerset

Parishes of Chillington, Dinnington,

Donyatt, Dowlish Wake, Hinton St George, Ilminster,

Knowle St Giles, Merriott and West Crewkerne,

Temporary Prohibition of Vehicles


Somerset County Council in exercise of its powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended and after giving notice to the Chief Officer of Police, hereby makes the following Order prohibiting all traffic from proceeding along the roads specified in the schedule to this Order:-


This order will enable Gigaclear to carry out reinstatement works in this road.


The Order became effective on 20th day of December 2018 and remains in force for eighteen months. While the closure is in operation an alternative route will be signed as detailed below.


This Order is required to facilitate highway works and is necessary for the safety of the workforce whilst carrying out their duties.  The restriction shall apply when indicated by traffic signs.


Please visit www.roadworks.org for further information on the alternative route


For information about the works being carried out please contact Telent Infrastructure Services on 0800 078 9200




Patrick Flaherty

                                                                                         Chief Executive

                                                                                           Dated: 27th May 2019




Temporary Prohibition of Vehicles



Axe Road, Wayford, West Crewkerne


Chillington Down, Chillington



From the junction with Clapton road for a distance of 410 metres to outside property Horwill House. The proposed date of this closure is 3rd June 2019 for 4 days


From the junction with Fisherway Lane to the junction with Windwhistle, a distance of 781 metres. The proposed date of the closure is 8th July 2019 for 5 days.






Statement of reasons for making the Order

a)  Because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road; or

b)  because of the likelihood of danger to the public, or of serious damage to the road, which is not attributable to such works.